Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 June 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 108 139
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 1.63% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £556 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.10% +21.88% -
10th Percentile £509 £466 £373
90th Percentile £588 £499 £426
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 322 184 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.12% 8.80% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 128 64
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.74% +4.44%
10th Percentile £266 £266 £288
90th Percentile £600 £604 £500
Scotland median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.19% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £14.49 £36.00
% change year-on-year +15.67% -59.75% +114.93%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) GCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat