Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 121 143
Rank change year-on-year +39 +22 -39
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 27 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.73% 1.43% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £513 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £428 £363 £376
90th Percentile £745 £558 £489
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £431
% change year-on-year +18.75% -7.25% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 401 491 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.26% 19.16% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 257 198
Edinburgh median daily rate £455 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £314
90th Percentile £625 £625 £602
Scotland median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £20.00 £27.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.93% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £25.73 £22.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £29.58 £96.40
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £27.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -27.93% +0.91% +61.76%

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 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 25 (92.59%) AWS
2 21 (77.78%) AWS Lambda
3 20 (74.07%) Serverless
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) PaaS
5 13 (48.15%) Public Sector
6 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
6 12 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (40.74%) Python
8 9 (33.33%) SaaS
8 9 (33.33%) Banking
8 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 9 (33.33%) CQRS
8 9 (33.33%) DevOps
9 8 (29.63%) Terraform
9 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
10 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
10 7 (25.93%) ETL
10 7 (25.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
10 7 (25.93%) TypeScript
10 7 (25.93%) Puppet
11 6 (22.22%) Node.js
11 6 (22.22%) Java
12 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
12 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) Code Coverage

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 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.81%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 25 (92.59%) AWS
2 21 (77.78%) AWS Lambda
3 20 (74.07%) Serverless
4 13 (48.15%) PaaS
5 12 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (33.33%) SaaS
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (25.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (14.81%) CloudFront
8 4 (14.81%) npm
8 4 (14.81%) Route 53
9 1 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (3.70%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (18.52%) Impala
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
4 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
5 3 (11.11%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.70%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Gradle
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) CircleCI
2 4 (14.81%) gulp
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Travis CI
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (48.15%) Public Sector
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
3 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) Sass
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Avro
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) React
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.70%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
2 9 (33.33%) CQRS
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Code Coverage
5 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) Community of Practice
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Data Ingestion
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.93%) TypeScript
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Groovy
5 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) Java 8
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Terraform
2 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) Ansible
4 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) Control-M
5 1 (3.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Teradata