Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 323 502
Rank change year-on-year +79 +179 +95
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 839 754 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.09% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 3.41% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 563 285
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £389
90th Percentile £700 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
England median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 22,667 22,135 15,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.40% 23.66% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,653 15,419 10,477
England median daily rate £500 £476 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.04% +2.37% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £498 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +4.74% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 306 207
England median hourly rate £22.93 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -12.50% +7.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £10.98
90th Percentile £82.50 £58.75 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +11.11%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +77 543 £550 - 99
North of England +31 94 £500 -2.44% 30
North West +56 67 £525 +16.67% 19
South West +36 58 £550 +15.79% 6
South East +30 57 £500 -6.98% 17
Midlands +33 44 £463 -2.63% 12
East of England +51 42 £611 +6.30% 10
West Midlands +51 37 £475 +5.56% 10
North East +15 16 £495 -1.00% 4
Yorkshire -16 11 £450 -14.29% 7
East Midlands -1 7 £450 -6.49% 1
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 817 (97.38%) AWS
2 476 (56.73%) Python
3 469 (55.90%) DevOps
4 430 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
5 426 (50.77%) Serverless
6 415 (49.46%) Amazon EC2
7 414 (49.34%) AWS Lambda
8 346 (41.24%) Amazon RDS
9 328 (39.09%) Java
10 303 (36.11%) Docker
11 298 (35.52%) Terraform
12 267 (31.82%) Linux
13 241 (28.72%) Git (software)
14 236 (28.13%) Jenkins
15 229 (27.29%) Amazon SQS
16 220 (26.22%) Kubernetes
17 215 (25.63%) AWS CloudFormation
18 211 (25.15%) Amazon Redshift
19 209 (24.91%) Finance
20 191 (22.77%) Web Services
21 169 (20.14%) Software Engineering
22 159 (18.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 158 (18.83%) SQL
24 156 (18.59%) Amazon ECS
25 154 (18.36%) Ansible
26 144 (17.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 137 (16.33%) Scrum
28 136 (16.21%) AWS Certification
28 136 (16.21%) Amazon ELB
29 135 (16.09%) Route 53

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
1 126 (15.02%) Apache Spark
2 65 (7.75%) Apache
3 64 (7.63%) Confluence
4 56 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (3.58%) nginx
6 17 (2.03%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.72%) JBoss
10 5 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.48%) GemFire
11 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.36%) WordPress
13 2 (0.24%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.12%) IIS
14 1 (0.12%) Luigi
Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) FINCAD Analytics
2 4 (0.48%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.48%) PolarLake
2 4 (0.48%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 817 (97.38%) AWS
2 426 (50.77%) Serverless
3 415 (49.46%) Amazon EC2
4 414 (49.34%) AWS Lambda
5 229 (27.29%) Amazon SQS
6 215 (25.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 159 (18.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 156 (18.59%) Amazon ECS
9 144 (17.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 136 (16.21%) Amazon ELB
11 135 (16.09%) Route 53
12 116 (13.83%) CloudFront
13 96 (11.44%) Amazon EMR
14 84 (10.01%) Amazon Kinesis
15 76 (9.06%) OpenShift
16 65 (7.75%) GitHub
17 63 (7.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 53 (6.32%) Azure
19 36 (4.29%) Amazon EKS
20 31 (3.69%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.38%) HTTP
1 20 (2.38%) VPN
2 19 (2.26%) Firewall
3 14 (1.67%) DNS
4 11 (1.31%) Internet
4 11 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.60%) DSL
6 5 (0.60%) WAN
7 4 (0.48%) FTP
8 3 (0.36%) LAN
8 3 (0.36%) Network Security
8 3 (0.36%) RTMP
8 3 (0.36%) SSH
8 3 (0.36%) SSL
9 2 (0.24%) IPsec
9 2 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (41.24%) Amazon RDS
2 211 (25.15%) Amazon Redshift
3 130 (15.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 98 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
5 93 (11.08%) Amazon Athena
6 90 (10.73%) NoSQL
7 83 (9.89%) MySQL
8 78 (9.30%) Big Data
9 66 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
10 64 (7.63%) MongoDB
11 62 (7.39%) Hadoop
12 55 (6.56%) Apache Hive
13 47 (5.60%) Data Lake
13 47 (5.60%) Relational Database
14 44 (5.24%) Amazon Aurora
15 29 (3.46%) SQL Server
16 26 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (3.10%) RDBMS
17 20 (2.38%) Redis
18 16 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 241 (28.72%) Git (software)
2 236 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 88 (10.49%) Artifactory
4 87 (10.37%) JIRA
5 58 (6.91%) GitLab
6 47 (5.60%) Bitbucket
7 38 (4.53%) RStudio
8 35 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 32 (3.81%) Maven
10 24 (2.86%) CircleCI
11 20 (2.38%) Travis CI
12 19 (2.26%) TeamCity
13 18 (2.15%) Cucumber
13 18 (2.15%) JUnit
13 18 (2.15%) SonarQube
14 15 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.79%) Gradle
14 15 (1.79%) Selenium
15 13 (1.55%) Vagrant
16 11 (1.31%) Subversion
General
1 209 (24.91%) Finance
2 91 (10.85%) Front Office
3 28 (3.34%) Public Sector
4 25 (2.98%) Banking
5 23 (2.74%) Retail
6 14 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.07%) Advertising
8 8 (0.95%) Billing
8 8 (0.95%) Legal
9 7 (0.83%) Marketing
10 6 (0.72%) Games
11 5 (0.60%) Law
12 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.24%) Police
13 2 (0.24%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 270 (32.18%) Developer
2 229 (27.29%) AWS Engineer
3 211 (25.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 138 (16.45%) AWS DevOps
5 117 (13.95%) AWS Developer
6 114 (13.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 114 (13.59%) Data Engineer
7 84 (10.01%) Architect
8 78 (9.30%) Senior Developer
9 76 (9.06%) Java Developer
10 51 (6.08%) Python Developer
11 49 (5.84%) Cloud Engineer
12 46 (5.48%) AWS Architect
13 41 (4.89%) Lead Developer
14 37 (4.41%) Software Engineer
15 34 (4.05%) React Developer
16 33 (3.93%) Python Engineer
17 31 (3.69%) Platform Engineer
18 30 (3.58%) Angular Developer
19 28 (3.34%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (22.77%) Web Services
2 103 (12.28%) Node.js
3 102 (12.16%) Kafka
4 86 (10.25%) J2EE
5 72 (8.58%) React
6 64 (7.63%) AngularJS
7 55 (6.56%) .NET
8 48 (5.72%) JSON
9 41 (4.89%) Lambda Expressions
10 37 (4.41%) HTML
10 37 (4.41%) Spring
11 35 (4.17%) CSS
12 33 (3.93%) Spring Boot
13 28 (3.34%) PySpark
14 27 (3.22%) XML
15 26 (3.10%) .NET Core
16 25 (2.98%) Pandas
16 25 (2.98%) RESTful
17 22 (2.62%) LEMP Stack
18 20 (2.38%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.73%) Fixed Income
2 52 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 32 (3.81%) Derivative
6 30 (3.58%) Cloud Native
7 23 (2.74%) Reference Data
8 22 (2.62%) Public Cloud
9 20 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
9 20 (2.38%) PKI
10 19 (2.26%) Hedge funds
11 17 (2.03%) User Experience
12 14 (1.67%) Algorithms
13 13 (1.55%) Clustering
13 13 (1.55%) Enterprise Cloud
14 11 (1.31%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.31%) Video\Live Streaming
15 9 (1.07%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
16 7 (0.83%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 267 (31.82%) Linux
2 79 (9.42%) Unix
3 78 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 77 (9.18%) Windows
5 34 (4.05%) CentOS
6 17 (2.03%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.48%) Debian
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (55.90%) DevOps
2 430 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (20.14%) Software Engineering
4 137 (16.33%) Scrum
5 134 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
6 121 (14.42%) Asset Management
6 121 (14.42%) Microservices
7 119 (14.18%) Configuration Management
8 101 (12.04%) Analytics
9 97 (11.56%) Migration
10 88 (10.49%) ETL
11 82 (9.77%) Open Source
12 80 (9.54%) Data Modelling
13 71 (8.46%) Infrastructure as Code
14 63 (7.51%) Computer Science
15 61 (7.27%) Decision-Making
16 58 (6.91%) Data Science
17 57 (6.79%) TDD
18 56 (6.67%) OO
19 51 (6.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 476 (56.73%) Python
2 328 (39.09%) Java
3 158 (18.83%) SQL
4 101 (12.04%) Bash Shell
5 95 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 84 (10.01%) Scala
7 53 (6.32%) C#
8 41 (4.89%) C++
9 39 (4.65%) R
10 33 (3.93%) PowerShell
11 31 (3.69%) Ruby
12 30 (3.58%) Shell Script
13 26 (3.10%) PHP
14 23 (2.74%) Java 8
15 14 (1.67%) ES6
15 14 (1.67%) Go
15 14 (1.67%) Perl
16 13 (1.55%) C
17 11 (1.31%) Groovy
18 10 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 136 (16.21%) AWS Certification
2 102 (12.16%) Security Cleared
3 97 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 36 (4.29%) Degree
5 9 (1.07%) RHCE
6 8 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) CISMP
8 2 (0.24%) CISSP
8 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.12%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.12%) CCNA
9 1 (0.12%) CCNP
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.83%) QA
2 7 (0.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.12%) PSD2
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 303 (36.11%) Docker
2 15 (1.79%) HDFS
3 10 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.72%) LXC
6 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.24%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) NFS
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 298 (35.52%) Terraform
2 220 (26.22%) Kubernetes
3 154 (18.36%) Ansible
4 110 (13.11%) Puppet
5 86 (10.25%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (3.69%) Packer
7 13 (1.55%) Consul
8 12 (1.43%) HAProxy
8 12 (1.43%) Rancher
9 9 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (1.07%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.95%) Kibana
11 7 (0.83%) Istio
11 7 (0.83%) Nagios
12 6 (0.72%) Grafana
12 6 (0.72%) Mesos
13 3 (0.36%) linkerd
13 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.24%) Marathon
Vendors
1 42 (5.01%) Informatica
2 40 (4.77%) SAP
3 37 (4.41%) Splunk
4 36 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 36 (4.29%) Oracle
5 35 (4.17%) IBM
6 33 (3.93%) IBM Sterling
7 31 (3.69%) Tableau
8 19 (2.26%) Google
9 17 (2.03%) Talend
10 15 (1.79%) Teradata
11 14 (1.67%) Cloudera
11 14 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
12 12 (1.43%) Greenplum
12 12 (1.43%) New Relic
13 11 (1.31%) Bloomberg
13 11 (1.31%) Microsoft
13 11 (1.31%) Ping Identity
14 8 (0.95%) AppDynamics
15 6 (0.72%) Workday