Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 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)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 262 213 223
Rank change year-on-year -49 +10 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 712 645 436
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.00% 1.26% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.80% 3.54% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 540 359
10th Percentile £431 £431 £434
25th Percentile £485 £481 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £650 £650 £638
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £85.00 £50.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +70.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £85.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year +70.00% - -

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25,420 18,213 11,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.70% 35.63% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,744 12,983 8,282
10th Percentile £320 £325 £313
25th Percentile £444 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £510 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 305 165
10th Percentile £13.58 £11.40 £12.75
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.05 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.99% +5.25% -4.76%
75th Percentile £42.00 £39.50 £34.50
90th Percentile £74.90 £65.00 £55.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +7.50% -2.44%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in England over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in England.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 28 June 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
London -68 473 £550 +4.76% 99
South East +2 64 £525 - 10
North of England -31 54 £563 +12.50% 30
North West -21 37 £583 +22.74% 14
Midlands -35 29 £500 +5.26% 8
East of England -5 21 £525 +16.67% 12
West Midlands -37 21 £530 +11.58% 6
Yorkshire -22 17 £525 -4.55% 11
South West -25 14 £525 +10.53% 9
East Midlands -8 8 £450 +5.88% 2
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 657 (92.28%) AWS
2 375 (52.67%) Serverless
3 351 (49.30%) AWS Lambda
4 319 (44.80%) Python
5 317 (44.52%) Agile
6 315 (44.24%) Amazon EC2
7 281 (39.47%) DevOps
8 251 (35.25%) CI/CD
9 214 (30.06%) Amazon RDS
9 214 (30.06%) Terraform
10 189 (26.54%) Java
11 188 (26.40%) Kubernetes
12 182 (25.56%) Docker
13 180 (25.28%) Jenkins
14 169 (23.74%) Linux
14 169 (23.74%) Git (software)
15 168 (23.60%) Finance
16 163 (22.89%) SQL
17 152 (21.35%) Microservices
18 140 (19.66%) Security Cleared
19 128 (17.98%) JavaScript
20 127 (17.84%) ETL
20 127 (17.84%) Infrastructure as Code
21 125 (17.56%) AWS CloudFormation
22 123 (17.28%) Azure
23 121 (16.99%) Software Engineering
23 121 (16.99%) Amazon Redshift
24 117 (16.43%) DynamoDB
25 109 (15.31%) Ansible
26 105 (14.75%) React

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 68 (9.55%) Apache Spark
2 37 (5.20%) Confluence
3 27 (3.79%) Apache
4 19 (2.67%) Apache Airflow
5 16 (2.25%) nginx
5 16 (2.25%) OpenStack
6 12 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (0.84%) Apache Pig
7 6 (0.84%) GeoServer
7 6 (0.84%) IIS
8 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.42%) Documentum
9 3 (0.42%) Drupal
9 3 (0.42%) FileNet
9 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.28%) WordPress
11 1 (0.14%) CMS
11 1 (0.14%) uWSGI
Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 657 (92.28%) AWS
2 375 (52.67%) Serverless
3 351 (49.30%) AWS Lambda
4 315 (44.24%) Amazon EC2
5 125 (17.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 123 (17.28%) Azure
7 104 (14.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 104 (14.61%) Amazon SQS
8 96 (13.48%) Amazon ECS
8 96 (13.48%) GitHub
9 88 (12.36%) Route 53
10 79 (11.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 68 (9.55%) Amazon EKS
12 64 (8.99%) GCP
13 61 (8.57%) Amazon EMR
14 56 (7.87%) AWS Fargate
14 56 (7.87%) CloudFront
15 54 (7.58%) AWS CodePipeline
15 54 (7.58%) AWS Step Functions
16 51 (7.16%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.49%) DNS
2 16 (2.25%) Firewall
3 14 (1.97%) VPN
4 10 (1.40%) FTP
4 10 (1.40%) HTTP
5 9 (1.26%) Network Security
6 8 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.98%) Internet
8 6 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (0.84%) SSH
8 6 (0.84%) SSL
9 4 (0.56%) Calico
9 4 (0.56%) DHCP
10 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.42%) IPsec
10 3 (0.42%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.42%) SMTP
10 3 (0.42%) VLAN
11 2 (0.28%) Intranet
11 2 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (30.06%) Amazon RDS
2 121 (16.99%) Amazon Redshift
3 117 (16.43%) DynamoDB
4 97 (13.62%) Amazon Athena
5 88 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
6 74 (10.39%) Data Lake
7 70 (9.83%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (7.87%) SQL Server
9 53 (7.44%) MySQL
10 52 (7.30%) NoSQL
11 48 (6.74%) Relational Database
12 46 (6.46%) Big Data
13 41 (5.76%) Amazon Aurora
13 41 (5.76%) Power BI
14 34 (4.78%) Redis
15 33 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
16 26 (3.65%) Pentaho
17 25 (3.51%) RDBMS
18 22 (3.09%) Hadoop
18 22 (3.09%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 180 (25.28%) Jenkins
2 169 (23.74%) Git (software)
3 81 (11.38%) GitLab
4 63 (8.85%) JIRA
5 61 (8.57%) Artifactory
6 37 (5.20%) Bitbucket
7 23 (3.23%) SonarQube
8 22 (3.09%) JUnit
9 19 (2.67%) Gradle
10 16 (2.25%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.11%) CircleCI
12 13 (1.83%) ER Studio
13 12 (1.69%) git-flow
14 11 (1.54%) Maven
14 11 (1.54%) Mockito
14 11 (1.54%) Selenium
15 10 (1.40%) Subversion
16 9 (1.26%) Babel
16 9 (1.26%) ERwin
16 9 (1.26%) webpack
General
1 168 (23.60%) Finance
2 86 (12.08%) Social Skills
3 55 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (6.46%) Public Sector
5 28 (3.93%) Legal
6 27 (3.79%) Financial Institution
7 24 (3.37%) Banking
8 22 (3.09%) Front Office
9 17 (2.39%) Retail
10 14 (1.97%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (1.40%) Law
11 10 (1.40%) Marketing
12 9 (1.26%) Influencing Skills
12 9 (1.26%) Publishing
12 9 (1.26%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.56%) Billing
15 3 (0.42%) Back Office
16 2 (0.28%) Automotive
17 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 194 (27.25%) AWS Engineer
2 186 (26.12%) Developer
3 110 (15.45%) Data Engineer
4 109 (15.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 90 (12.64%) Architect
6 77 (10.81%) AWS DevOps
7 68 (9.55%) AWS Developer
8 60 (8.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 56 (7.87%) Software Engineer
10 54 (7.58%) Java Developer
11 49 (6.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 42 (5.90%) React Developer
13 36 (5.06%) AWS Data Engineer
13 36 (5.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 35 (4.92%) AWS Architect
15 33 (4.63%) AWS Software Engineer
15 33 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
15 33 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
16 29 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 29 (4.07%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (14.75%) React
2 77 (10.81%) Kafka
3 60 (8.43%) REST
4 56 (7.87%) Spring
5 52 (7.30%) JSON
6 49 (6.88%) RESTful
7 47 (6.60%) Spring Boot
8 44 (6.18%) AngularJS
9 43 (6.04%) Node.js
10 41 (5.76%) CSS
11 40 (5.62%) Elastic Stack
12 35 (4.92%) PySpark
13 33 (4.63%) GraphQL
14 31 (4.35%) HTML
15 30 (4.21%) .NET
16 26 (3.65%) Pandas
17 25 (3.51%) Vue.js
17 25 (3.51%) YAML
18 24 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
19 19 (2.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.25%) Hedge funds
2 31 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 29 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (3.79%) Public Cloud
5 23 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
6 21 (2.95%) Clustering
6 21 (2.95%) User Experience
7 19 (2.67%) Legacy Systems
8 18 (2.53%) Replication
9 16 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.26%) Derivative
11 9 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.26%) Equities
11 9 (1.26%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.26%) Life Science
11 9 (1.26%) Reference Data
11 9 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.12%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 169 (23.74%) Linux
2 54 (7.58%) Unix
3 45 (6.32%) Windows
4 25 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (1.97%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.12%) CentOS
7 8 (1.12%) Debian
8 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.42%) Alpine Linux
10 3 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.42%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.42%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (44.52%) Agile
2 281 (39.47%) DevOps
3 251 (35.25%) CI/CD
4 152 (21.35%) Microservices
5 127 (17.84%) ETL
5 127 (17.84%) Infrastructure as Code
6 121 (16.99%) Software Engineering
7 92 (12.92%) Analytics
8 87 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (11.66%) Data Engineering
10 75 (10.53%) Scrum
10 75 (10.53%) Test Automation
11 69 (9.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 60 (8.43%) TDD
13 58 (8.15%) Migration
14 57 (8.01%) Data Modelling
15 56 (7.87%) Data Pipeline
15 56 (7.87%) Full Stack Development
16 52 (7.30%) Data Protection
17 51 (7.16%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 319 (44.80%) Python
2 189 (26.54%) Java
3 163 (22.89%) SQL
4 128 (17.98%) JavaScript
5 94 (13.20%) Bash
6 70 (9.83%) PowerShell
7 57 (8.01%) C#
8 40 (5.62%) Ruby
9 39 (5.48%) TypeScript
10 38 (5.34%) Go
11 35 (4.92%) Scala
12 25 (3.51%) Perl
12 25 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.25%) Groovy
14 15 (2.11%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.11%) VBScript
15 9 (1.26%) PHP
16 8 (1.12%) C
16 8 (1.12%) R
17 6 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 140 (19.66%) Security Cleared
2 103 (14.47%) SC Cleared
3 63 (8.85%) AWS Certification
4 28 (3.93%) Degree
5 21 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (1.26%) FFIEC
8 8 (1.12%) PMP
9 6 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.56%) HND
10 4 (0.56%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.42%) CCA
11 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.42%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.14%) CISSP
13 1 (0.14%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.78%) Data Quality
2 29 (4.07%) GDPR
3 23 (3.23%) Accessibility
4 17 (2.39%) SLA
5 16 (2.25%) QA
6 11 (1.54%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.26%) GLBA
7 9 (1.26%) NIST
8 2 (0.28%) MiFID
9 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 182 (25.56%) Docker
2 32 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.83%) HDFS
5 12 (1.69%) Ceph
6 6 (0.84%) Firmware
7 4 (0.56%) Squid
8 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.42%) KVM
8 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.28%) Snort
9 2 (0.28%) vSphere
10 1 (0.14%) NFS
10 1 (0.14%) pfSense
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 214 (30.06%) Terraform
2 188 (26.40%) Kubernetes
3 109 (15.31%) Ansible
4 65 (9.13%) Grafana
5 55 (7.72%) Prometheus
6 45 (6.32%) Puppet
7 37 (5.20%) Kibana
8 25 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (2.95%) Packer
10 11 (1.54%) Istio
11 10 (1.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 7 (0.98%) Rancher
13 6 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.56%) Argo
14 4 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.56%) logstash
15 3 (0.42%) FlexNet
15 3 (0.42%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.42%) Nagios
15 3 (0.42%) QRadar
Vendors
1 50 (7.02%) Databricks
2 39 (5.48%) Oracle
3 34 (4.78%) Google
3 34 (4.78%) Splunk
4 31 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 26 (3.65%) VMware
6 22 (3.09%) IBM
7 20 (2.81%) Informatica
7 20 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.25%) SAP
9 15 (2.11%) Cloudera
10 14 (1.97%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.97%) New Relic
11 13 (1.83%) AppDynamics
12 11 (1.54%) Talend
13 10 (1.40%) Cadence
14 9 (1.26%) ESRI
14 9 (1.26%) ServiceNow
15 8 (1.12%) Bloomberg