Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 373 507 639
Rank change year-on-year +134 +132 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 590 320 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.18% 2.80% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 241 155
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £402 £363 £331
90th Percentile £638 £600 £603
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,561 11,427 8,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.03% 13.41% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,746 8,002 5,795
England median daily rate £480 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 142 136
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.98 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.37% -8.53% -7.78%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £51.35 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% -2.22%

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 22 April 2018.

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 6 months to 22 April 2018. 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 +85 400 £550 +7.06% 70
South East +12 58 £498 +6.04% 10
North of England -10 50 £450 +7.46% 14
South West +30 34 £500 - 11
Midlands +15 31 £550 +51.72% 4
North West -12 30 £433 +4.85% 8
East of England -6 16 £525 +11.70% 7
West Midlands - 16 £550 - 3
Yorkshire -5 15 £450 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +4 10 £400 +10.34% 1
North East +32 5 £563 +25.00% 3
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 590 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 401 (67.97%) Amazon EC2
3 374 (63.39%) DevOps
4 283 (47.97%) Java
5 273 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
6 266 (45.08%) Linux
7 260 (44.07%) Python
8 242 (41.02%) Docker
9 223 (37.80%) Serverless
10 221 (37.46%) Jenkins
11 217 (36.78%) Terraform
12 207 (35.08%) AWS Lambda
13 192 (32.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 186 (31.53%) Amazon RDS
15 164 (27.80%) Ansible
16 163 (27.63%) Configuration Management
17 160 (27.12%) Puppet
17 160 (27.12%) Route 53
18 152 (25.76%) Git (software)
19 146 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
20 124 (21.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 124 (21.02%) Opscode Chef
21 115 (19.49%) Amazon ELB
22 105 (17.80%) AWS CloudFormation
23 103 (17.46%) Bash Shell
24 99 (16.78%) Kubernetes
25 97 (16.44%) Security Cleared
25 97 (16.44%) TDD
25 97 (16.44%) Ruby
26 96 (16.27%) Scrum

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 87 (14.75%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (13.56%) Confluence
3 74 (12.54%) Apache Spark
4 50 (8.47%) Apache
5 48 (8.14%) Tomcat
6 24 (4.07%) nginx
7 19 (3.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 15 (2.54%) Apache Solr
8 15 (2.54%) SAS
9 14 (2.37%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.03%) JBoss
10 12 (2.03%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.86%) Apache Pig
12 9 (1.53%) CMS
12 9 (1.53%) Mule
13 8 (1.36%) Jupyter
14 7 (1.19%) Mule ESB
15 6 (1.02%) IPython
15 6 (1.02%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SPSS
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.17%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 590 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 401 (67.97%) Amazon EC2
3 223 (37.80%) Serverless
4 207 (35.08%) AWS Lambda
5 192 (32.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 160 (27.12%) Route 53
7 124 (21.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 115 (19.49%) Amazon ELB
9 105 (17.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 81 (13.73%) Amazon SQS
11 73 (12.37%) CloudFront
12 68 (11.53%) GitHub
13 40 (6.78%) Amazon EMR
14 38 (6.44%) Amazon Kinesis
15 37 (6.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 34 (5.76%) OpenShift
17 24 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 23 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
18 23 (3.90%) PaaS
19 21 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.29%) HTTP
2 36 (6.10%) SSL
3 19 (3.22%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.54%) DNS
4 15 (2.54%) OpenLDAP
5 14 (2.37%) SSH
5 14 (2.37%) VPN
6 12 (2.03%) FTP
7 9 (1.53%) SMS
8 8 (1.36%) OpenVPN
9 6 (1.02%) IPsec
9 6 (1.02%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.68%) DHCP
12 3 (0.51%) Firewall
13 2 (0.34%) DSL
13 2 (0.34%) Internet
13 2 (0.34%) SNMP
14 1 (0.17%) BGP
14 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (31.53%) Amazon RDS
2 87 (14.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 84 (14.24%) Amazon Redshift
4 71 (12.03%) Hadoop
5 68 (11.53%) NoSQL
6 67 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
8 61 (10.34%) Big Data
8 61 (10.34%) MySQL
9 51 (8.64%) MongoDB
10 44 (7.46%) Apache Hive
11 33 (5.59%) SQL Server
12 25 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (4.07%) HBase
14 19 (3.22%) Relational Database
15 16 (2.71%) Impala
16 14 (2.37%) Data Lake
17 13 (2.20%) Parquet
18 12 (2.03%) BigQuery
19 11 (1.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 221 (37.46%) Jenkins
2 152 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 91 (15.42%) JIRA
4 50 (8.47%) Maven
5 44 (7.46%) Artifactory
6 40 (6.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 26 (4.41%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.73%) SonarQube
9 19 (3.22%) Cucumber
10 18 (3.05%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.88%) JUnit
12 16 (2.71%) GitLab
13 14 (2.37%) Gradle
13 14 (2.37%) RStudio
14 10 (1.69%) Babel
14 10 (1.69%) IntelliJ
14 10 (1.69%) Liquibase
14 10 (1.69%) webpack
15 9 (1.53%) Ant
16 8 (1.36%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (15.76%) Finance
2 38 (6.44%) Banking
3 21 (3.56%) Marketing
4 13 (2.20%) Retail
5 12 (2.03%) Back Office
6 10 (1.69%) Games
6 10 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.02%) Publishing
8 4 (0.68%) Advertising
8 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.51%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Automotive
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 199 (33.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 172 (29.15%) Developer
3 148 (25.08%) AWS Engineer
4 129 (21.86%) AWS DevOps
5 101 (17.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 91 (15.42%) Java Developer
7 47 (7.97%) Cloud Engineer
8 42 (7.12%) Architect
8 42 (7.12%) Data Engineer
9 41 (6.95%) AWS Developer
10 30 (5.08%) Consultant
11 24 (4.07%) DevOps Consultant
12 23 (3.90%) Java Engineer
12 23 (3.90%) Senior DevOps
13 21 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (3.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 20 (3.39%) Platform Engineer
15 19 (3.22%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 19 (3.22%) Python Engineer
16 18 (3.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (16.10%) Web Services
2 87 (14.75%) Node.js
3 64 (10.85%) Elastic Stack
4 58 (9.83%) AngularJS
5 52 (8.81%) Kafka
6 47 (7.97%) REST
7 44 (7.46%) JSON
7 44 (7.46%) OAuth
8 35 (5.93%) Spring
9 34 (5.76%) SAML
10 31 (5.25%) CSS
11 30 (5.08%) React
11 30 (5.08%) XML
12 29 (4.92%) HTML
13 28 (4.75%) J2EE
14 21 (3.56%) .NET
14 21 (3.56%) Hibernate
14 21 (3.56%) Middleware
14 21 (3.56%) OAuth2
15 19 (3.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (7.29%) Fintech
3 41 (6.95%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (5.42%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.88%) Cloud Native
6 17 (2.88%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.54%) User Experience
8 13 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.20%) Public Cloud
9 12 (2.03%) Analytical Mindset
9 12 (2.03%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.53%) Clustering
10 9 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.85%) NHS
13 4 (0.68%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.68%) Taxonomies
14 3 (0.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 266 (45.08%) Linux
2 70 (11.86%) Unix
3 53 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (4.92%) CentOS
5 27 (4.58%) Windows
6 14 (2.37%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.03%) Android
8 8 (1.36%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.51%) Debian
10 2 (0.34%) Solaris
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (63.39%) DevOps
2 273 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (27.63%) Configuration Management
4 146 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
5 97 (16.44%) TDD
6 96 (16.27%) Scrum
7 81 (13.73%) Microservices
8 76 (12.88%) Analytics
9 65 (11.02%) ETL
10 55 (9.32%) Migration
11 51 (8.64%) Test Automation
12 46 (7.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 45 (7.63%) Deployment Automation
13 45 (7.63%) Software Engineering
14 43 (7.29%) Continuous Deployment
15 41 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (6.95%) Data Science
16 40 (6.78%) Open Source
17 38 (6.44%) BDD
17 38 (6.44%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 283 (47.97%) Java
2 260 (44.07%) Python
3 103 (17.46%) Bash Shell
4 97 (16.44%) Ruby
5 95 (16.10%) SQL
6 71 (12.03%) JavaScript
7 54 (9.15%) Scala
8 45 (7.63%) Shell Script
9 37 (6.27%) Java 8
10 32 (5.42%) Groovy
11 27 (4.58%) Go
12 21 (3.56%) C#
12 21 (3.56%) PHP
13 20 (3.39%) Perl
14 15 (2.54%) R
15 13 (2.20%) C
16 10 (1.69%) ES6
17 9 (1.53%) ES8
17 9 (1.53%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 97 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 65 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 35 (5.93%) AWS Certification
4 23 (3.90%) Degree
5 13 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.51%) RHCE
9 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.17%) CCNA
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.17%) MCSD
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.88%) GDPR
2 16 (2.71%) QA
3 13 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.85%) PMO
5 4 (0.68%) GCP
6 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) PSD2
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 242 (41.02%) Docker
2 18 (3.05%) HDFS
3 17 (2.88%) Apache Flume
4 13 (2.20%) Squid
5 11 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (1.36%) Active Directory
7 8 (1.36%) Postfix
7 8 (1.36%) vCloud
8 6 (1.02%) Xen
9 4 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.51%) QEMU
11 1 (0.17%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.17%) Ceph
11 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.17%) NFS
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 217 (36.78%) Terraform
2 164 (27.80%) Ansible
3 160 (27.12%) Puppet
4 124 (21.02%) Opscode Chef
5 99 (16.78%) Kubernetes
6 55 (9.32%) Kibana
7 43 (7.29%) logstash
8 35 (5.93%) Grafana
9 33 (5.59%) Packer
10 31 (5.25%) Mesos
10 31 (5.25%) Prometheus
11 29 (4.92%) Nagios
12 26 (4.41%) Oozie
13 20 (3.39%) Rancher
14 19 (3.22%) ZABBIX
15 18 (3.05%) Fluentd
16 16 (2.71%) Sysdig
17 15 (2.54%) Consul
18 13 (2.20%) Docker Swarm
19 9 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 50 (8.47%) Atlassian
2 44 (7.46%) Google
3 31 (5.25%) Splunk
4 27 (4.58%) Tableau
5 26 (4.41%) IBM
5 26 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (4.24%) Oracle
7 24 (4.07%) Talend
8 23 (3.90%) Microsoft
8 23 (3.90%) MuleSoft
9 21 (3.56%) Adobe
9 21 (3.56%) VMware
10 16 (2.71%) Cloudera
10 16 (2.71%) Red Hat
11 14 (2.37%) New Relic
12 13 (2.20%) SaltStack
13 10 (1.69%) AppDynamics
13 10 (1.69%) SAP
14 9 (1.53%) Informatica
15 8 (1.36%) hybris