Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 383 527
Rank change year-on-year +140 +144 +91
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 927 562 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% 2.86% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 410 221
England median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £407 £375
90th Percentile £675 £651 £613
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23,517 19,676 12,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 28.40% 21.67% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,242 13,490 8,360
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £280
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 275 168
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +5.26% -3.11%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £65.10 £58.25 £58.89
UK median hourly rate £22.42 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +17.99% - -3.11%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in England over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon S3 in England

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in England over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 June 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +104 622 £550 - 27
North of England +72 92 £495 +10.00% 8
South East +67 83 £475 +2.70% 3
Midlands +48 52 £488 +8.33% 3
North West +33 46 £500 +17.65% 2
West Midlands +31 45 £488 -2.50% 3
South West -3 43 £550 +10.00% 7
East of England +26 35 £475 -9.52% 7
Yorkshire +29 30 £450 - 4
North East +24 16 £495 -5.71% 2
East Midlands +20 7 £513 +28.13%
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 911 (98.27%) Amazon AWS
2 590 (63.65%) Amazon EC2
3 512 (55.23%) DevOps
4 505 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
5 489 (52.75%) Python
6 460 (49.62%) Serverless
7 450 (48.54%) AWS Lambda
8 406 (43.80%) Terraform
9 399 (43.04%) Amazon RDS
10 374 (40.35%) Java
11 363 (39.16%) Docker
12 344 (37.11%) Linux
13 312 (33.66%) Jenkins
14 289 (31.18%) Kubernetes
15 267 (28.80%) Amazon SQS
16 261 (28.16%) Amazon Redshift
17 253 (27.29%) AWS CloudFormation
18 244 (26.32%) Ansible
18 244 (26.32%) Web Services
19 237 (25.57%) Finance
20 215 (23.19%) Git (software)
21 204 (22.01%) Amazon ECS
22 201 (21.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 200 (21.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 181 (19.53%) Software Engineering
25 180 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
26 164 (17.69%) SQL
27 160 (17.26%) Kafka
28 158 (17.04%) Amazon ELB
29 152 (16.40%) Puppet

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
1 125 (13.48%) Apache Spark
2 107 (11.54%) Apache
3 82 (8.85%) Confluence
4 62 (6.69%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (3.45%) Apache Airflow
6 25 (2.70%) nginx
7 22 (2.37%) Apache Solr
8 17 (1.83%) Luigi
9 11 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.08%) IIS
11 9 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.86%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.76%) JBoss
13 7 (0.76%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.54%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.54%) Jupyter
15 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.32%) SAS
17 2 (0.22%) IBM Domino
17 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 911 (98.27%) Amazon AWS
2 590 (63.65%) Amazon EC2
3 460 (49.62%) Serverless
4 450 (48.54%) AWS Lambda
5 267 (28.80%) Amazon SQS
6 253 (27.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 204 (22.01%) Amazon ECS
8 201 (21.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 200 (21.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 158 (17.04%) Amazon ELB
11 140 (15.10%) Route 53
12 129 (13.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 128 (13.81%) Amazon EMR
14 112 (12.08%) OpenShift
15 109 (11.76%) CloudFront
16 100 (10.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 82 (8.85%) GitHub
18 59 (6.36%) AWS CloudTrail
19 56 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
20 49 (5.29%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.21%) Firewall
1 39 (4.21%) HTTP
2 34 (3.67%) VPN
3 27 (2.91%) DNS
4 12 (1.29%) MQTT
5 11 (1.19%) SSL
5 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.08%) IPsec
7 9 (0.97%) DHCP
8 8 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (0.86%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.76%) DMZ
9 7 (0.76%) RTMP
10 4 (0.43%) DSL
10 4 (0.43%) WAN
11 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.32%) Internet
11 3 (0.32%) Network Security
11 3 (0.32%) SSH
11 3 (0.32%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (43.04%) Amazon RDS
2 261 (28.16%) Amazon Redshift
3 149 (16.07%) Big Data
4 123 (13.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 116 (12.51%) MySQL
6 110 (11.87%) NoSQL
7 107 (11.54%) MongoDB
8 104 (11.22%) PostgreSQL
9 100 (10.79%) Amazon Athena
10 86 (9.28%) Hadoop
11 72 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
12 64 (6.90%) Relational Database
13 59 (6.36%) Apache Hive
14 45 (4.85%) SQL Server
15 35 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 34 (3.67%) Amazon Aurora
17 31 (3.34%) Data Lake
18 25 (2.70%) HBase
19 24 (2.59%) RDBMS
20 23 (2.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 312 (33.66%) Jenkins
2 215 (23.19%) Git (software)
3 141 (15.21%) Artifactory
4 115 (12.41%) GitLab
5 107 (11.54%) JIRA
6 65 (7.01%) RStudio
7 46 (4.96%) Maven
8 36 (3.88%) Bitbucket
8 36 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 28 (3.02%) SonarQube
10 26 (2.80%) Travis CI
11 23 (2.48%) Cucumber
11 23 (2.48%) Selenium
12 21 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 21 (2.27%) CircleCI
13 18 (1.94%) Subversion
14 17 (1.83%) JUnit
14 17 (1.83%) Vagrant
15 14 (1.51%) TeamCity
16 12 (1.29%) EasyMock
General
1 237 (25.57%) Finance
2 68 (7.34%) Front Office
3 31 (3.34%) Retail
4 18 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.40%) Legal
5 13 (1.40%) Marketing
6 11 (1.19%) Banking
7 9 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.86%) Games
8 8 (0.86%) Publishing
9 7 (0.76%) Billing
10 6 (0.65%) Law
11 5 (0.54%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (34.52%) Developer
2 275 (29.67%) AWS Engineer
3 220 (23.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 178 (19.20%) AWS Developer
5 172 (18.55%) AWS DevOps
6 149 (16.07%) Data Engineer
7 129 (13.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 100 (10.79%) Java Developer
9 82 (8.85%) Senior Developer
10 64 (6.90%) Architect
11 57 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 52 (5.61%) Angular Developer
13 47 (5.07%) Python Developer
14 45 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
15 42 (4.53%) Java Software Developer
16 39 (4.21%) UI Developer
17 37 (3.99%) Lead Developer
17 37 (3.99%) Senior Software Developer
18 35 (3.78%) JavaScript Engineer
18 35 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (26.32%) Web Services
2 160 (17.26%) Kafka
3 133 (14.35%) J2EE
4 87 (9.39%) Node.js
5 80 (8.63%) AngularJS
6 75 (8.09%) JSON
7 56 (6.04%) XML
8 49 (5.29%) SOAP
9 48 (5.18%) React
10 46 (4.96%) Elastic Stack
11 45 (4.85%) J2SE
12 43 (4.64%) REST
13 35 (3.78%) Apache NiFi
13 35 (3.78%) Vue.js
14 34 (3.67%) Spring Boot
15 32 (3.45%) HTML
15 32 (3.45%) Spring
16 30 (3.24%) CSS
16 30 (3.24%) RESTful
17 28 (3.02%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.12%) Fixed Income
3 42 (4.53%) Data Structures
4 32 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 28 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.05%) PKI
8 19 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 17 (1.83%) User Experience
10 16 (1.73%) Algorithms
10 16 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.62%) Clustering
11 15 (1.62%) Enterprise Cloud
12 14 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
13 13 (1.40%) Analytical Mindset
14 10 (1.08%) Life Science
15 9 (0.97%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 344 (37.11%) Linux
2 106 (11.43%) Windows
3 92 (9.92%) Unix
4 84 (9.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (5.07%) CentOS
6 27 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 20 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.97%) Debian
9 6 (0.65%) Android
9 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.32%) Fedora
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (55.23%) DevOps
2 505 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (19.53%) Software Engineering
4 180 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
5 142 (15.32%) Microservices
6 139 (14.99%) Scrum
7 137 (14.78%) Configuration Management
8 133 (14.35%) Asset Management
9 119 (12.84%) Open Source
10 114 (12.30%) Migration
11 106 (11.43%) Analytics
12 103 (11.11%) Data Modelling
13 102 (11.00%) ETL
14 90 (9.71%) TDD
15 84 (9.06%) Test Automation
16 74 (7.98%) Decision-Making
17 73 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
18 68 (7.34%) Infrastructure as Code
19 67 (7.23%) Deployment Automation
20 60 (6.47%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 489 (52.75%) Python
2 374 (40.35%) Java
3 164 (17.69%) SQL
4 135 (14.56%) Bash Shell
5 109 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 97 (10.46%) Scala
7 54 (5.83%) PowerShell
8 48 (5.18%) Java 8
9 46 (4.96%) Shell Script
10 44 (4.75%) Ruby
11 22 (2.37%) Go
12 21 (2.27%) C#
13 18 (1.94%) ES6
13 18 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 15 (1.62%) Groovy
14 15 (1.62%) PHP
15 14 (1.51%) Perl
16 13 (1.40%) R
17 8 (0.86%) C
17 8 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 113 (12.19%) AWS Certification
2 110 (11.87%) Security Cleared
3 101 (10.90%) SC Cleared
4 36 (3.88%) Degree
5 12 (1.29%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.97%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.76%) CISSP
9 4 (0.43%) CISMP
10 3 (0.32%) CISM
11 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.11%) CCNA
12 1 (0.11%) CCNP
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.56%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.05%) QA
3 9 (0.97%) GDPR
4 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) SLA
6 3 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.32%) PMO
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 363 (39.16%) Docker
2 25 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.70%) Apache Flume
3 22 (2.37%) HDFS
4 11 (1.19%) Squid
5 8 (0.86%) Snort
6 6 (0.65%) LXC
7 5 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.22%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 406 (43.80%) Terraform
2 289 (31.18%) Kubernetes
3 244 (26.32%) Ansible
4 152 (16.40%) Puppet
5 92 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (5.07%) Packer
7 27 (2.91%) Prometheus
8 26 (2.80%) Grafana
9 18 (1.94%) Hadoop YARN
10 16 (1.73%) Kibana
11 15 (1.62%) HAProxy
12 12 (1.29%) Mesos
12 12 (1.29%) Nagios
12 12 (1.29%) Rancher
13 11 (1.19%) logstash
13 11 (1.19%) SCCM
14 9 (0.97%) Oozie
14 9 (0.97%) Rundeck
14 9 (0.97%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 60 (6.47%) Atlassian
2 56 (6.04%) Oracle
3 42 (4.53%) Tableau
4 36 (3.88%) Informatica
5 33 (3.56%) SAP
6 31 (3.34%) Splunk
7 30 (3.24%) IBM
8 24 (2.59%) IBM Sterling
9 23 (2.48%) Microsoft
10 19 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
11 17 (1.83%) Talend
12 16 (1.73%) SaltStack
13 14 (1.51%) Google
14 13 (1.40%) Citrix
15 11 (1.19%) Black Duck
15 11 (1.19%) Dynatrace
16 10 (1.08%) Cloudera
16 10 (1.08%) New Relic
16 10 (1.08%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.97%) Teradata