Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 515 593
Rank change year-on-year +189 +78 +150
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 734 343 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.78% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.52% 2.45% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 260 227
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +14.46%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £375
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +14.46%
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 20,852 13,996 11,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.20% 15.37% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,472 9,669 7,750
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 203 157
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.26% -20.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £11.72
90th Percentile £63.79 £63.75 £52.70
UK median hourly rate £17.88 £19.81 £18.00
% change year-on-year -9.78% +10.07% -21.74%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +154 493 £550 +2.33% 92
North of England +47 102 £500 +11.11% 21
Yorkshire +45 63 £525 +35.48% 7
Midlands +24 55 £450 -5.26% 14
South East +12 55 £531 +13.03% 13
East Midlands +37 35 £438 -2.78% 8
North West -16 27 £453 +0.56% 12
West Midlands -7 17 £450 -10.00% 6
South West -28 14 £475 +8.57% 10
North East +1 13 £525 +16.67% 2
East of England -13 12 £575 +35.29% 6
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 728 (99.18%) Amazon AWS
2 485 (66.08%) Amazon EC2
3 384 (52.32%) DevOps
4 372 (50.68%) Python
5 296 (40.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 286 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
7 281 (38.28%) Jenkins
8 276 (37.60%) Java
9 263 (35.83%) Linux
10 262 (35.69%) Serverless
11 256 (34.88%) Ansible
12 251 (34.20%) Terraform
13 243 (33.11%) Amazon RDS
14 239 (32.56%) Docker
15 237 (32.29%) AWS Lambda
16 219 (29.84%) Puppet
17 204 (27.79%) Opscode Chef
18 191 (26.02%) SQL
19 158 (21.53%) Continuous Integration
20 147 (20.03%) ETL
20 147 (20.03%) AWS CloudFormation
21 145 (19.75%) Git (software)
21 145 (19.75%) Amazon ELB
22 137 (18.66%) Unix
23 136 (18.53%) Web Services
24 135 (18.39%) Big Data
25 131 (17.85%) Route 53
26 130 (17.71%) Bash Shell
27 124 (16.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 124 (16.89%) Amazon Redshift

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 76 (10.35%) Tomcat
2 69 (9.40%) Elasticsearch
3 60 (8.17%) Apache Spark
4 57 (7.77%) Confluence
5 36 (4.90%) Apache
6 25 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 21 (2.86%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.91%) SAS
9 8 (1.09%) IIS
9 8 (1.09%) nginx
10 4 (0.54%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.41%) CMS
11 3 (0.41%) JBoss
11 3 (0.41%) Jetty
11 3 (0.41%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.41%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (6.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (6.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) SPSS
3 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.27%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 728 (99.18%) Amazon AWS
2 485 (66.08%) Amazon EC2
3 296 (40.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 262 (35.69%) Serverless
5 237 (32.29%) AWS Lambda
6 147 (20.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 145 (19.75%) Amazon ELB
8 131 (17.85%) Route 53
9 124 (16.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 104 (14.17%) Amazon EMR
11 73 (9.95%) Amazon SQS
12 70 (9.54%) GitHub
13 64 (8.72%) Amazon Kinesis
14 61 (8.31%) CloudFront
15 48 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 35 (4.77%) OpenShift
17 32 (4.36%) Amazon Glacier
18 24 (3.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 22 (3.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 21 (2.86%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.27%) HTTP
2 36 (4.90%) Firewall
3 32 (4.36%) DNS
4 26 (3.54%) VPN
5 22 (3.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.72%) SSL
7 11 (1.50%) OpenVPN
8 10 (1.36%) SSH
9 9 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (1.09%) SAN
11 6 (0.82%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.41%) DHCP
12 3 (0.41%) FTP
12 3 (0.41%) Internet
12 3 (0.41%) LAN
12 3 (0.41%) MPLS
12 3 (0.41%) NAS
12 3 (0.41%) VLAN
12 3 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (33.11%) Amazon RDS
2 135 (18.39%) Big Data
3 124 (16.89%) Amazon Redshift
4 117 (15.94%) MySQL
5 112 (15.26%) Hadoop
6 90 (12.26%) Apache Hive
6 90 (12.26%) MongoDB
7 85 (11.58%) PostgreSQL
8 77 (10.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 73 (9.95%) SQL Server
10 71 (9.67%) NoSQL
11 66 (8.99%) Amazon Aurora
12 62 (8.45%) Relational Database
13 60 (8.17%) Impala
14 54 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
15 49 (6.68%) Sqoop
16 42 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
17 31 (4.22%) HBase
18 30 (4.09%) InfluxDB
19 27 (3.68%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 281 (38.28%) Jenkins
2 145 (19.75%) Git (software)
3 90 (12.26%) JIRA
4 49 (6.68%) GitLab
5 48 (6.54%) Bitbucket
6 41 (5.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 40 (5.45%) Maven
8 38 (5.18%) SonarQube
9 21 (2.86%) Artifactory
10 17 (2.32%) JUnit
11 13 (1.77%) Gradle
12 11 (1.50%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.36%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.23%) Liquibase
15 8 (1.09%) Ant
15 8 (1.09%) IntelliJ
16 7 (0.95%) Checkstyle
16 7 (0.95%) Mercurial
17 6 (0.82%) Selenium
17 6 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 108 (14.71%) Finance
2 30 (4.09%) Retail
3 25 (3.41%) Marketing
4 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.09%) Games
5 7 (0.95%) Banking
5 7 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.68%) Back Office
7 4 (0.54%) Advertising
8 3 (0.41%) Legal
8 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.41%) Publishing
9 2 (0.27%) Front Office
9 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 225 (30.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 196 (26.70%) AWS Engineer
3 187 (25.48%) Developer
4 144 (19.62%) AWS DevOps
5 135 (18.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 94 (12.81%) Data Engineer
7 65 (8.86%) Java Developer
8 59 (8.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 58 (7.90%) Platform Engineer
10 49 (6.68%) Architect
11 42 (5.72%) AWS Developer
12 33 (4.50%) Consultant
13 31 (4.22%) Python Engineer
14 26 (3.54%) AWS Architect
14 26 (3.54%) AWS Consultant
15 23 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
16 22 (3.00%) Cloud Developer
16 22 (3.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
17 19 (2.59%) Operations Engineer
18 16 (2.18%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (18.53%) Web Services
2 99 (13.49%) JSON
3 76 (10.35%) RabbitMQ
4 75 (10.22%) Node.js
5 69 (9.40%) XML
6 64 (8.72%) Elastic Stack
7 53 (7.22%) Java EE
8 49 (6.68%) Kafka
9 46 (6.27%) REST
10 34 (4.63%) Spring
10 34 (4.63%) Spring Boot
11 27 (3.68%) HTML
12 22 (3.00%) Sensu
13 20 (2.72%) AngularJS
14 19 (2.59%) RESTful
15 18 (2.45%) CSS
15 18 (2.45%) React
16 14 (1.91%) .NET
16 14 (1.91%) J2EE
16 14 (1.91%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.68%) Wiki
3 42 (5.72%) Cloud Native
4 40 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (5.18%) Fintech
6 33 (4.50%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.59%) Virtual Team
9 16 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.91%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.63%) User Experience
12 9 (1.23%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.09%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.09%) NHS
13 8 (1.09%) Replication
14 7 (0.95%) Clustering
14 7 (0.95%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 263 (35.83%) Linux
2 137 (18.66%) Unix
3 99 (13.49%) Windows
4 81 (11.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (7.49%) CentOS
6 14 (1.91%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.54%) Debian
8 4 (0.54%) Solaris
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.41%) Android
9 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.41%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.27%) Fedora
10 2 (0.27%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (52.32%) DevOps
2 286 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (21.53%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (20.03%) ETL
5 117 (15.94%) Configuration Management
6 111 (15.12%) Scrum
7 95 (12.94%) Microservices
8 90 (12.26%) Analytics
9 80 (10.90%) Test Automation
10 73 (9.95%) Migration
11 63 (8.58%) Data Analysis
12 59 (8.04%) Data Extraction
12 59 (8.04%) TDD
13 54 (7.36%) Auto-Scaling
13 54 (7.36%) Deployment Automation
13 54 (7.36%) Open Source
14 50 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (6.68%) Build Automation
16 48 (6.54%) Software Engineering
17 47 (6.40%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 372 (50.68%) Python
2 276 (37.60%) Java
3 191 (26.02%) SQL
4 130 (17.71%) Bash Shell
5 75 (10.22%) Shell Script
6 74 (10.08%) JavaScript
7 72 (9.81%) Ruby
7 72 (9.81%) Scala
8 68 (9.26%) PowerShell
9 52 (7.08%) Korn
10 33 (4.50%) Java 8
11 32 (4.36%) Perl
12 14 (1.91%) R
13 12 (1.63%) ES6
13 12 (1.63%) Groovy
14 11 (1.50%) Go
15 9 (1.23%) C++
15 9 (1.23%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.09%) C
16 8 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 102 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 97 (13.22%) SC Cleared
3 35 (4.77%) Degree
4 26 (3.54%) AWS Certification
5 25 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.77%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.68%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.41%) MCSA
10 2 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.14%) MCSD
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.81%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) GDPR
3 7 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.82%) PMO
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 239 (32.56%) Docker
2 60 (8.17%) HDFS
3 14 (1.91%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.23%) Squid
6 8 (1.09%) Apache Flume
6 8 (1.09%) Postfix
6 8 (1.09%) vCloud
7 4 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.27%) Btrfs
9 1 (0.14%) iptables
9 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 256 (34.88%) Ansible
2 251 (34.20%) Terraform
3 219 (29.84%) Puppet
4 204 (27.79%) Opscode Chef
5 114 (15.53%) Kubernetes
6 57 (7.77%) Packer
7 50 (6.81%) Hadoop YARN
8 38 (5.18%) Prometheus
9 37 (5.04%) ZABBIX
10 33 (4.50%) Kibana
11 32 (4.36%) Nagios
11 32 (4.36%) Rancher
12 30 (4.09%) logstash
13 28 (3.81%) Grafana
14 20 (2.72%) Mesos
14 20 (2.72%) Uchiwa
15 19 (2.59%) Docker Swarm
15 19 (2.59%) Pingdom
16 18 (2.45%) Sysdig
17 11 (1.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 83 (11.31%) Oracle
2 59 (8.04%) Cloudera
3 47 (6.40%) Splunk
4 40 (5.45%) Tableau
5 33 (4.50%) New Relic
6 32 (4.36%) Atlassian
7 25 (3.41%) Adobe
8 23 (3.13%) Google
9 21 (2.86%) Black Duck
10 20 (2.72%) Microsoft
11 19 (2.59%) hybris
11 19 (2.59%) PagerDuty
12 18 (2.45%) SaltStack
13 15 (2.04%) Talend
14 14 (1.91%) Alteryx
14 14 (1.91%) Hortonworks
15 13 (1.77%) IBM
15 13 (1.77%) VMware
16 8 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
16 8 (1.09%) Salesforce.com