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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK / England
Rank 425 509 534
Rank change year-on-year +84 +25  
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 142 106 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.64% 2.66% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 75 46
Median daily rate £500 £481 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +14.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £405
% change year-on-year -7.69% +20.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5370 3987 2562
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.96% 8.13% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3755 2783 1664
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 91
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.80 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £47.50 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 93 £500 +5.26% 20
South East +20 15 £500 - 4
North West +12 10 £425 -15.00% 4
South West +10 9 £500 +25.00% 1
North East - 5 £550 -
East of England -7 4 £538 +10.25% 5
Yorkshire +17 3 £400 +12.35% 2
East Midlands - 3 £363 -
Amazon S3
UK

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 318 (96.66%) Amazon AWS
2 240 (72.95%) Amazon EC2
3 175 (53.19%) DevOps
4 173 (52.58%) Linux
5 157 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (37.39%) Amazon RDS
7 121 (36.78%) Jenkins
8 118 (35.87%) Python
9 115 (34.95%) Puppet
9 115 (34.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 111 (33.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 94 (28.57%) Java
12 91 (27.66%) Docker
13 87 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
14 85 (25.84%) Terraform
15 82 (24.92%) Ansible
16 81 (24.62%) Web Services
17 76 (23.10%) Amazon ELB
17 76 (23.10%) Route 53
17 76 (23.10%) Bash Shell
18 75 (22.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 68 (20.67%) Big Data
20 67 (20.36%) Opscode Chef
21 65 (19.76%) Git (software)
22 64 (19.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 64 (19.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
23 61 (18.54%) Ruby
24 60 (18.24%) Microservices
25 59 (17.93%) Configuration Management
25 59 (17.93%) Windows

Amazon S3
Top Related 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 51 (15.50%) nginx
2 36 (10.94%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (10.64%) Apache Spark
4 34 (10.33%) Confluence
5 25 (7.60%) Apache
6 18 (5.47%) Tomcat
7 16 (4.86%) IIS
8 10 (3.04%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.82%) SAS
10 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.61%) GemFire
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.30%) Mule
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) SPSS
2 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 318 (96.66%) Amazon AWS
2 240 (72.95%) Amazon EC2
3 115 (34.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 111 (33.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 76 (23.10%) Amazon ELB
5 76 (23.10%) Route 53
6 75 (22.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 64 (19.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 52 (15.81%) Amazon SQS
9 51 (15.50%) AWS Lambda
10 43 (13.07%) CloudFront
11 40 (12.16%) Amazon EMR
12 38 (11.55%) AWS CloudTrail
13 36 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (9.12%) PaaS
15 27 (8.21%) Amazon Kinesis
16 23 (6.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 18 (5.47%) GitHub
18 11 (3.34%) Cloud Computing
19 8 (2.43%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.37%) VPN
2 22 (6.69%) HTTP
3 13 (3.95%) SSL
4 11 (3.34%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.04%) DNS
6 7 (2.13%) Internet
6 7 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.13%) Kerberos
6 7 (2.13%) Network Security
7 6 (1.82%) Firewall
7 6 (1.82%) SSH
8 5 (1.52%) LDAP
9 4 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (1.22%) OpenVPN
10 3 (0.91%) LAN
10 3 (0.91%) SMTP
10 3 (0.91%) WAN
11 2 (0.61%) SAN
12 1 (0.30%) MPLS
12 1 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (37.39%) Amazon RDS
2 68 (20.67%) Big Data
3 64 (19.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 48 (14.59%) Hadoop
5 38 (11.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 38 (11.55%) NoSQL
6 33 (10.03%) MongoDB
7 32 (9.73%) MySQL
8 29 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (8.51%) Apache Hive
9 28 (8.51%) SQL Server
10 21 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (5.78%) HBase
12 10 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (3.04%) Relational Database
13 9 (2.74%) Neo4j
13 9 (2.74%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.43%) Data Lake
14 8 (2.43%) Redis
15 7 (2.13%) Presto
Development Applications
1 121 (36.78%) Jenkins
2 65 (19.76%) Git (software)
3 39 (11.85%) JIRA
4 29 (8.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (6.38%) Maven
5 21 (6.38%) Vagrant
6 18 (5.47%) TeamCity
7 16 (4.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (4.56%) JUnit
9 13 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (2.74%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.74%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.43%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.43%) Mockito
11 8 (2.43%) RSpec
12 7 (2.13%) Subversion
13 6 (1.82%) Ant
13 6 (1.82%) git-flow
14 5 (1.52%) GitLab
14 5 (1.52%) Gradle
General
1 18 (5.47%) Finance
2 12 (3.65%) Games
3 3 (0.91%) Banking
3 3 (0.91%) Multimedia
3 3 (0.91%) Retail
4 2 (0.61%) Marketing
4 2 (0.61%) Publishing
5 1 (0.30%) Back Office
5 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (35.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (25.84%) AWS Engineer
3 82 (24.92%) AWS DevOps
4 66 (20.06%) Developer
5 31 (9.42%) Architect
6 25 (7.60%) Data Engineer
7 20 (6.08%) Big Data Engineer
7 20 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 19 (5.78%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 17 (5.17%) Administrator
10 17 (5.17%) AWS Architect
11 15 (4.56%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.95%) Consultant
14 12 (3.65%) AWS Consultant
15 11 (3.34%) .NET Developer
15 11 (3.34%) AWS Developer
15 11 (3.34%) Lead DevOps
15 11 (3.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (24.62%) Web Services
2 40 (12.16%) REST
3 31 (9.42%) HTML
4 29 (8.81%) Elastic Stack
5 27 (8.21%) .NET
6 24 (7.29%) JSON
7 23 (6.99%) Kafka
8 20 (6.08%) CSS
9 17 (5.17%) RESTful
10 16 (4.86%) Spring
11 15 (4.56%) Node.js
12 13 (3.95%) J2EE
13 12 (3.65%) ASP.NET
14 11 (3.34%) AngularJS
14 11 (3.34%) Swagger
14 11 (3.34%) XML
15 10 (3.04%) SOAP
16 9 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (2.74%) boto
17 8 (2.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
1 14 (4.26%) Public Cloud
2 12 (3.65%) Algorithms
3 11 (3.34%) PKI
4 10 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.91%) Clustering
8 3 (0.91%) User Experience
9 2 (0.61%) CESG
9 2 (0.61%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Smart Energy
9 2 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 173 (52.58%) Linux
2 59 (17.93%) Windows
3 41 (12.46%) CentOS
4 37 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (9.12%) Unix
6 11 (3.34%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.22%) Android
8 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.22%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.61%) Debian
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (53.19%) DevOps
2 157 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (18.24%) Microservices
5 59 (17.93%) Configuration Management
6 46 (13.98%) Auto-Scaling
7 42 (12.77%) Scrum
8 34 (10.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (8.81%) Software Engineering
10 24 (7.29%) Analytics
11 22 (6.69%) Change Management
11 22 (6.69%) E-Commerce
12 21 (6.38%) TDD
13 19 (5.78%) Load Balancing
13 19 (5.78%) Machine Learning
14 18 (5.47%) ETL
15 17 (5.17%) Migration
16 16 (4.86%) MVC
16 16 (4.86%) SOA
17 15 (4.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 118 (35.87%) Python
2 94 (28.57%) Java
3 76 (23.10%) Bash Shell
4 61 (18.54%) Ruby
5 39 (11.85%) Scala
5 39 (11.85%) SQL
6 34 (10.33%) JavaScript
7 27 (8.21%) C#
7 27 (8.21%) Perl
8 24 (7.29%) PowerShell
9 20 (6.08%) PHP
10 17 (5.17%) C
10 17 (5.17%) R
11 13 (3.95%) Go
12 12 (3.65%) C++
13 8 (2.43%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.13%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
15 6 (1.82%) Groovy
16 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (10.94%) AWS Certification
2 35 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.95%) Degree
5 9 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.91%) CCNA
7 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.61%) CCNP
8 2 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.61%) PhD
8 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.30%) CISA
9 1 (0.30%) CISM
9 1 (0.30%) CISSP
9 1 (0.30%) EMCIE
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.30%) MCSE
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (27.66%) Docker
2 19 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.78%) HDFS
3 11 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.82%) LXC
6 5 (1.52%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.22%) Postfix
7 4 (1.22%) Squid
7 4 (1.22%) vCloud
8 3 (0.91%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.91%) vSphere
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
9 1 (0.30%) XenApp
9 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 115 (34.95%) Puppet
2 85 (25.84%) Terraform
3 82 (24.92%) Ansible
4 67 (20.36%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (8.51%) Kubernetes
6 22 (6.69%) logstash
7 16 (4.86%) Kibana
8 12 (3.65%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (2.74%) Graphite
9 9 (2.74%) HAProxy
10 8 (2.43%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (2.43%) Nagios
11 7 (2.13%) Mesos
11 7 (2.13%) Packer
11 7 (2.13%) Rsyslog
11 7 (2.13%) Salt
12 6 (1.82%) SELinux
13 5 (1.52%) OSSEC
14 4 (1.22%) Grafana
14 4 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (8.51%) VMware
2 26 (7.90%) Red Hat
3 25 (7.60%) Oracle
4 23 (6.99%) New Relic
5 13 (3.95%) Atlassian
6 11 (3.34%) Google
6 11 (3.34%) Microsoft
7 9 (2.74%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.74%) Tableau
8 7 (2.13%) SaltStack
8 7 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.82%) Hortonworks
9 6 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.52%) Trend Micro
11 4 (1.22%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.22%) IBM
11 4 (1.22%) Sonatype
12 3 (0.91%) Assembla
12 3 (0.91%) Cisco
12 3 (0.91%) Rackspace
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