Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 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
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 268 327
Rank change year-on-year +63 +59 +123
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 404 753 763
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.27% 1.01% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% 3.34% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 483 582
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +0.10%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £413
90th Percentile £700 £713 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +60.00% - -

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 10,252 22,562 23,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.28% 30.11% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,788 15,440 16,546
Median daily rate £490 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £306 £286 £306
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £490 £495 £480
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.17% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 375 313
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.05% +22.86% -14.63%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £78.75 £59.50
Median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +47.62% +20.00% -12.50%

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 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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 +46 288 £550 -4.35% 68
North of England +67 55 £450 -14.29% 10
North West +46 40 £432 -17.71% 6
East of England +52 18 £375 -37.50% 2
South East +111 16 £502 -0.59% 13
Midlands +60 16 £495 +7.03% 6
North East +31 13 £475 -4.04% 3
West Midlands +43 10 £495 +7.03% 2
South West +60 8 £588 +11.90% 8
East Midlands +45 6 £494 +23.44% 4
Yorkshire +44 2 £618 +23.38% 1
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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.

1 393 (97.28%) AWS
2 242 (59.90%) Amazon EC2
3 230 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
4 215 (53.22%) Python
4 215 (53.22%) Serverless
5 213 (52.72%) AWS Lambda
6 178 (44.06%) Java
7 167 (41.34%) Web Services
8 151 (37.38%) Finance
9 150 (37.13%) Software Engineering
10 145 (35.89%) Amazon RDS
11 142 (35.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 140 (34.65%) DevOps
13 138 (34.16%) SQL
14 136 (33.66%) Front Office
14 136 (33.66%) Asset Management
14 136 (33.66%) Docker
14 136 (33.66%) Terraform
15 133 (32.92%) Jenkins
15 133 (32.92%) Kubernetes
16 130 (32.18%) JavaScript
17 115 (28.47%) React
18 110 (27.23%) Fixed Income
18 110 (27.23%) Derivative
19 108 (26.73%) Equities
20 107 (26.49%) Amazon SQS
21 86 (21.29%) Security Cleared
21 86 (21.29%) Linux
22 82 (20.30%) AWS CloudFormation
23 81 (20.05%) AngularJS

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 55 (13.61%) Apache
2 27 (6.68%) Apache Spark
3 17 (4.21%) Confluence
4 15 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.48%) Jupyter
6 5 (1.24%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.24%) SAS
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.74%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.50%) CMS
8 2 (0.50%) JBoss
8 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.50%) WordPress
9 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.25%) Documentum
9 1 (0.25%) FileNet
9 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (7.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Exstream
3 1 (0.25%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 393 (97.28%) AWS
2 242 (59.90%) Amazon EC2
3 215 (53.22%) Serverless
4 213 (52.72%) AWS Lambda
5 107 (26.49%) Amazon SQS
6 82 (20.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 74 (18.32%) Amazon ECS
8 71 (17.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 66 (16.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 51 (12.62%) Route 53
11 50 (12.38%) OpenShift
12 45 (11.14%) Azure
13 41 (10.15%) AWS Step Functions
14 33 (8.17%) Amazon EKS
15 30 (7.43%) GitHub
16 26 (6.44%) Amazon EMR
17 25 (6.19%) AWS CloudTrail
18 21 (5.20%) Amazon ELB
18 21 (5.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 20 (4.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.97%) Firewall
1 12 (2.97%) VPN
2 6 (1.49%) DNS
2 6 (1.49%) HTTP
3 5 (1.24%) DHCP
4 4 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (0.99%) Network Security
4 4 (0.99%) WAN
5 3 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.74%) Skype
6 2 (0.50%) FTP
6 2 (0.50%) SMTP
6 2 (0.50%) SSH
7 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.25%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.25%) SSL
7 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (35.89%) Amazon RDS
2 142 (35.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 69 (17.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 67 (16.58%) MySQL
5 53 (13.12%) Hadoop
5 53 (13.12%) Relational Database
6 49 (12.13%) Apache Hive
7 45 (11.14%) Impala
8 41 (10.15%) NoSQL
9 37 (9.16%) Pentaho
10 32 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (7.18%) Big Data
12 28 (6.93%) MongoDB
13 25 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (5.69%) Amazon Athena
14 23 (5.69%) Amazon Aurora
15 20 (4.95%) Apache Ignite
15 20 (4.95%) Data Lake
16 14 (3.47%) Redis
17 13 (3.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 133 (32.92%) Jenkins
2 78 (19.31%) Git (software)
3 36 (8.91%) Artifactory
4 25 (6.19%) JIRA
5 22 (5.45%) RStudio
6 20 (4.95%) GitLab
7 10 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (2.48%) JUnit
7 10 (2.48%) Maven
8 7 (1.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.49%) Mockito
9 6 (1.49%) SonarQube
9 6 (1.49%) Spinnaker
9 6 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.49%) Terragrunt
10 5 (1.24%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.99%) ERwin
11 4 (0.99%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.99%) Mocha
11 4 (0.99%) Sublime Text
General
1 151 (37.38%) Finance
2 136 (33.66%) Front Office
3 37 (9.16%) Banking
4 31 (7.67%) Public Sector
5 27 (6.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.74%) Games
6 3 (0.74%) Retail
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 2 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Police
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 180 (44.55%) Developer
2 80 (19.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 80 (19.80%) Python Engineer
3 77 (19.06%) Software Engineer
4 74 (18.32%) AWS Engineer
4 74 (18.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 68 (16.83%) Python Developer
6 53 (13.12%) AWS Developer
7 52 (12.87%) Python Software Engineer
8 50 (12.38%) AWS DevOps
9 48 (11.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 44 (10.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 41 (10.15%) Data Engineer
12 35 (8.66%) JavaScript Engineer
13 34 (8.42%) Java Developer
13 34 (8.42%) React Developer
14 26 (6.44%) Architect
15 25 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
16 21 (5.20%) Java Engineer
17 19 (4.70%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (41.34%) Web Services
2 115 (28.47%) React
3 81 (20.05%) AngularJS
4 79 (19.55%) Vue.js
5 50 (12.38%) Node.js
6 30 (7.43%) REST
7 29 (7.18%) JSON
8 25 (6.19%) J2EE
8 25 (6.19%) J2SE
9 20 (4.95%) RESTful
10 19 (4.70%) .NET
11 15 (3.71%) HTML
11 15 (3.71%) Kafka
12 13 (3.22%) CSS
12 13 (3.22%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (2.97%) Spring
13 12 (2.97%) YAML
14 10 (2.48%) Spring Boot
15 9 (2.23%) PySpark
15 9 (2.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (27.23%) Derivative
1 110 (27.23%) Fixed Income
2 108 (26.73%) Equities
3 75 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 69 (17.08%) Hedge funds
5 15 (3.71%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.97%) Cloud Native
7 11 (2.72%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.72%) User Experience
8 9 (2.23%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.98%) PKI
10 7 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.73%) Replication
11 6 (1.49%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.99%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.74%) Cyberattack
13 3 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 86 (21.29%) Linux
2 25 (6.19%) Windows
3 18 (4.46%) CentOS
4 13 (3.22%) Unix
5 11 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.23%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.73%) Debian
8 4 (0.99%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (0.99%) Android
8 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.74%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (37.13%) Software Engineering
3 140 (34.65%) DevOps
4 136 (33.66%) Asset Management
5 72 (17.82%) ETL
6 56 (13.86%) Microservices
7 53 (13.12%) Investment Management
8 51 (12.62%) Configuration Management
8 51 (12.62%) Deployment Automation
9 47 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (11.63%) Decision-Making
10 38 (9.41%) Scrum
10 38 (9.41%) Unit Testing
11 32 (7.92%) Migration
12 31 (7.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 30 (7.43%) Data Acquisition
13 30 (7.43%) Data Modelling
13 30 (7.43%) Infrastructure Automation
13 30 (7.43%) Release Management
14 29 (7.18%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 215 (53.22%) Python
2 178 (44.06%) Java
3 138 (34.16%) SQL
4 130 (32.18%) JavaScript
5 79 (19.55%) TypeScript
6 78 (19.31%) Kotlin
7 52 (12.87%) Bash Shell
8 39 (9.65%) Scala
9 24 (5.94%) R
10 20 (4.95%) Clojure
11 19 (4.70%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.71%) C#
13 14 (3.47%) PHP
14 9 (2.23%) Go
14 9 (2.23%) Ruby
15 8 (1.98%) Java 8
15 8 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.73%) Perl
17 4 (0.99%) C++
17 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (21.29%) Security Cleared
2 81 (20.05%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.18%) AWS Certification
4 8 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.98%) Degree
5 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.74%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.50%) GPEN
7 2 (0.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.96%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.73%) NCSC
3 6 (1.49%) GDPR
4 3 (0.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) GxP
5 1 (0.25%) IFRS
5 1 (0.25%) MiFID
5 1 (0.25%) NIST
5 1 (0.25%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 136 (33.66%) Docker
2 48 (11.88%) HDFS
3 12 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.74%) Gluster
5 3 (0.74%) NFS
5 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 136 (33.66%) Terraform
2 133 (32.92%) Kubernetes
3 77 (19.06%) Ansible
4 30 (7.43%) Puppet
5 22 (5.45%) Packer
6 20 (4.95%) Prometheus
7 17 (4.21%) Grafana
8 15 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.97%) Consul
10 7 (1.73%) Kibana
10 7 (1.73%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.49%) PingFederate
12 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 4 (0.99%) Foglight
13 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
14 2 (0.50%) Istio
14 2 (0.50%) Salt
15 1 (0.25%) Rancher
Vendors
1 51 (12.62%) Oracle
2 49 (12.13%) Cloudera
3 13 (3.22%) Splunk
4 12 (2.97%) Talend
5 10 (2.48%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.23%) CheckPoint
6 9 (2.23%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.23%) MuleSoft
7 8 (1.98%) Informatica
7 8 (1.98%) SAP
8 6 (1.49%) Zscaler
9 5 (1.24%) Cisco
9 5 (1.24%) Sage
9 5 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.99%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.99%) Databricks
10 4 (0.99%) F5
10 4 (0.99%) Palo Alto
10 4 (0.99%) Vertica
11 3 (0.74%) CloudEndure