Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 92 132
Rank change year-on-year +57 +40 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 22 18 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.55% 0.84% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.38% 3.90% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 6
Median daily rate £475 £453 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.97% -15.81% +10.26%
10th Percentile £363 £344 £444
90th Percentile £550 £558 £588
Scotland median daily rate £475 £475 £513
% change year-on-year - -7.32% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 153 462 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.68% 21.46% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 250 240
Median daily rate £436 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £256 £288 £306
90th Percentile £573 £600 £625
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £61.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -71.31% +132.38%
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.95 £16.88
% change year-on-year +5.54% +12.26% -4.90%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 18 (81.82%) AWS Lambda
2 18 (81.82%) Serverless
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (72.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (50.00%) Python
5 11 (50.00%) DevOps
6 10 (45.45%) OpenShift
6 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
7 9 (40.91%) Microservices
7 9 (40.91%) Public Sector
8 8 (36.36%) Grafana
8 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (36.36%) Kanban
9 7 (31.82%) Groovy
9 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
9 7 (31.82%) Artifactory
9 7 (31.82%) Route 53
9 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (31.82%) Kibana
9 7 (31.82%) Linux
9 7 (31.82%) Ubuntu
9 7 (31.82%) Ansible
9 7 (31.82%) GitLab
9 7 (31.82%) AWS CodeBuild
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 6 (27.27%) Scrum
10 6 (27.27%) Java

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 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 18 (81.82%) AWS Lambda
2 18 (81.82%) Serverless
3 16 (72.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (45.45%) OpenShift
5 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 7 (31.82%) AWS CodeBuild
6 7 (31.82%) Route 53
7 6 (27.27%) SaaS
8 5 (22.73%) PaaS
9 2 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (4.55%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon Aurora
1 3 (13.64%) InfluxDB
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Artifactory
2 7 (31.82%) GitLab
3 2 (9.09%) Cypress.io
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Public Sector
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Domain Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.55%) Kafka
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
4 9 (40.91%) Microservices
5 8 (36.36%) Kanban
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (13.64%) Product Management
8 3 (13.64%) Service Design
9 2 (9.09%) Architecture Roadmap
9 2 (9.09%) Backlog Prioritisation
9 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.09%) TDD
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
10 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
2 7 (31.82%) Groovy
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) TypeScript
5 3 (13.64%) Java 8
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Grafana
2 7 (31.82%) Ansible
2 7 (31.82%) Kibana
3 4 (18.18%) Avamar
3 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 3 (13.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) CommVault
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com