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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 124 79
Rank change year-on-year +13 -45 +76
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 25 11 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.99% 0.49% 1.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 1.64% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 20
10th Percentile £484 £436 £317
25th Percentile £485 £450 £521
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £500 £600
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -16.67% +17.07%
75th Percentile £675 £547 £623
90th Percentile £705 £590 £718
England median daily rate £563 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% +2.33%

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 767 670 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.44% 29.99% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 423 310
10th Percentile £200 £192 £240
25th Percentile £345 £322 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £538
90th Percentile £700 £625 £638
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 12
10th Percentile - £12.05 £14.83
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.75 £19.41
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £21.16
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -29.11% +24.47%
75th Percentile £23.75 £30.00 £33.45
90th Percentile £36.00 £46.10 £61.98
England median hourly rate £21.26 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.47% +3.75% -4.76%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the East of England

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the East of England

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the East of England

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Essex +14 12 £486 -2.75%
Hertfordshire - 4 £563 - 2
Suffolk - 4 £700 -
Norfolk - 3 £700 -
Cambridgeshire -20 2 £588 +17.50% 2
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 25 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (60.00%) Agile
2 15 (60.00%) Serverless
3 14 (56.00%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (52.00%) Kubernetes
4 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) JIRA
4 13 (52.00%) DevOps
5 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (48.00%) Microservices
5 12 (48.00%) CI/CD
6 11 (44.00%) AppDynamics
6 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (40.00%) Atlassian
7 10 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
7 10 (40.00%) Terraform
8 9 (36.00%) Public Sector
8 9 (36.00%) Ansible
9 8 (32.00%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (32.00%) IBM
10 7 (28.00%) Unix
10 7 (28.00%) Perl
10 7 (28.00%) Azure
10 7 (28.00%) Groovy
10 7 (28.00%) Docker
10 7 (28.00%) Artifactory
10 7 (28.00%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (28.00%) Elastic Stack

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (60.00%) Serverless
3 14 (56.00%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (28.00%) Azure
7 4 (16.00%) GCP
8 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (8.00%) Amazon Cognito
9 2 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (8.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 2 (8.00%) Route 53
10 1 (4.00%) AWS Step Functions
10 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (16.00%) Presto
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon QuickSight
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.00%) Looker
6 1 (4.00%) Metadata
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Parquet
6 1 (4.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) JIRA
2 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Artifactory
3 7 (28.00%) GitLab
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (16.00%) JMeter
5 4 (16.00%) Postman
5 4 (16.00%) REST Assured
5 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (36.00%) Public Sector
2 7 (28.00%) Social Skills
3 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Data Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (28.00%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) Kafka
4 4 (16.00%) Lucene
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) WireMock
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) Node.js
5 3 (12.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) GraphQL
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) SAML
6 1 (4.00%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (16.00%) Wiki
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile
2 13 (52.00%) DevOps
3 12 (48.00%) CI/CD
3 12 (48.00%) Microservices
4 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (28.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (28.00%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (16.00%) API Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (16.00%) Data Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) Data Science
8 4 (16.00%) Data-Driven Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Performance Measurement
8 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) Groovy
2 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) Go
4 4 (16.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Bash
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (40.00%) Terraform
3 9 (36.00%) Ansible
4 7 (28.00%) Packer
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) AppDynamics
2 10 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Ping Identity
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas