Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 139 108
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 +27
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.43% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.33% 1.16% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £376 £305
90th Percentile £586 £489 £468
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 516 345 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.33% 11.62% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 193 75
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £318 £292 £244
90th Percentile £700 £600 £520
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.38% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.88 £23.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.74% +39.71% +70.00%

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

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (33.33%) R
5 4 (33.33%) Tableau
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (25.00%) Route 53
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Deep Learning
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Algorithms

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon SageMaker
5 3 (25.00%) Route 53
6 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Calico
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (25.00%) Parquet
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (8.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 3 (25.00%) Conversational UI
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Science
3 3 (25.00%) Deep Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Experimental Design
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Naive Bayes
3 3 (25.00%) Random Forest
3 3 (25.00%) Reinforcement Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Support Vector Machines
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
1 4 (33.33%) R
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) VCAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (8.33%) Packer
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle