Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 212 201 261
Rank change year-on-year -11 +60 +71
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 861 354 849
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.29% 1.33% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.64% 4.15% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 280 538
10th Percentile £438 £400 £413
25th Percentile £488 £450 £480
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £650 £638 £618
90th Percentile £713 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK median hourly rate £52.25 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.63% +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 23,671 8,533 22,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.56% 32.13% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,156 6,069 16,135
10th Percentile £325 £313 £298
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £588
90th Percentile £700 £688 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 110 320
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.25 £13.25
25th Percentile £14.13 £16.81 £16.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%
75th Percentile £44.13 £39.38 £41.81
90th Percentile £65.38 £55.00 £71.25
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +4.88% +17.14%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 +6 635 £550 - 114
North of England -78 50 £500 +15.74% 24
South West -17 35 £550 +7.32% 10
South East -71 32 £600 +20.00% 18
Midlands -62 29 £495 +5.88% 11
West Midlands -50 24 £495 +10.00% 7
North West -68 23 £500 +19.76% 11
East of England -50 22 £495 -17.50% 10
Yorkshire -35 17 £500 -19.03% 13
North East -10 10 £525 +11.11%
East Midlands -43 3 £586 +18.68% 4
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 852 (98.95%) AWS
2 539 (62.60%) Serverless
3 526 (61.09%) AWS Lambda
4 442 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (42.16%) Terraform
6 352 (40.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 348 (40.42%) Amazon RDS
8 325 (37.75%) Python
9 321 (37.28%) Docker
10 312 (36.24%) Web Services
11 311 (36.12%) Software Engineering
12 309 (35.89%) Finance
13 308 (35.77%) Amazon SQS
14 306 (35.54%) Amazon EC2
15 299 (34.73%) React
16 294 (34.15%) JavaScript
17 290 (33.68%) Kubernetes
18 277 (32.17%) Full Stack Development
19 273 (31.71%) TypeScript
20 250 (29.04%) Node.js
21 248 (28.80%) Java
22 244 (28.34%) Asset Management
23 243 (28.22%) Front Office
23 243 (28.22%) AWS Step Functions
24 208 (24.16%) SQL
25 201 (23.34%) DevOps
26 189 (21.95%) Investment Management
27 187 (21.72%) Material-UI
28 128 (14.87%) Git (software)
29 127 (14.75%) AWS CloudFormation

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 84 (9.76%) Apache Airflow
2 76 (8.83%) Apache Spark
3 51 (5.92%) Apache
4 32 (3.72%) Confluence
5 24 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.16%) Jupyter
7 10 (1.16%) nginx
8 6 (0.70%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.70%) Luigi
8 6 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.58%) IIS
9 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.12%) CMS
12 1 (0.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) SPSS
4 1 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.12%) Cloudability
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 852 (98.95%) AWS
2 539 (62.60%) Serverless
3 526 (61.09%) AWS Lambda
4 308 (35.77%) Amazon SQS
5 306 (35.54%) Amazon EC2
6 243 (28.22%) AWS Step Functions
7 127 (14.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 117 (13.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 95 (11.03%) Azure
10 93 (10.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 89 (10.34%) Amazon ECS
12 88 (10.22%) Route 53
13 76 (8.83%) GitHub
14 74 (8.59%) Amazon EMR
15 63 (7.32%) Amazon EKS
16 55 (6.39%) Amazon Kinesis
17 45 (5.23%) AWS Fargate
17 45 (5.23%) CloudFront
18 35 (4.07%) GCP
19 30 (3.48%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.37%) DNS
2 24 (2.79%) SSL
3 16 (1.86%) VPN
4 14 (1.63%) Firewall
5 9 (1.05%) Internet
6 8 (0.93%) DHCP
7 7 (0.81%) FTP
8 6 (0.70%) HTTP
8 6 (0.70%) VoIP
9 4 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.35%) DSL
10 3 (0.35%) IPv4
10 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.23%) DVB
11 2 (0.23%) Skype
12 1 (0.12%) Intranet
12 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.12%) MQTT
12 1 (0.12%) SAN
12 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (40.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 348 (40.42%) Amazon RDS
3 86 (9.99%) Amazon Athena
4 84 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 83 (9.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 77 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
7 73 (8.48%) Data Lake
8 61 (7.08%) Big Data
8 61 (7.08%) Relational Database
9 54 (6.27%) MySQL
10 53 (6.16%) Hadoop
11 41 (4.76%) NoSQL
12 40 (4.65%) SQL Server
13 33 (3.83%) Apache Hive
14 32 (3.72%) Tableau
15 27 (3.14%) Oracle Database
16 26 (3.02%) MongoDB
17 23 (2.67%) Power BI
18 22 (2.56%) Apache Ignite
19 20 (2.32%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 128 (14.87%) Git (software)
2 119 (13.82%) Jenkins
3 84 (9.76%) JIRA
4 29 (3.37%) Maven
5 28 (3.25%) GitLab
6 24 (2.79%) webpack
7 23 (2.67%) Cucumber
8 21 (2.44%) JUnit
9 19 (2.21%) SonarQube
10 18 (2.09%) Bitbucket
11 14 (1.63%) Postman
12 13 (1.51%) Selenium
13 11 (1.28%) JMeter
14 10 (1.16%) Artifactory
14 10 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.16%) CircleCI
14 10 (1.16%) Cypress.io
14 10 (1.16%) ERwin
15 8 (0.93%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 309 (35.89%) Finance
2 243 (28.22%) Front Office
3 110 (12.78%) Social Skills
4 52 (6.04%) Public Sector
5 35 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.39%) Banking
7 12 (1.39%) Legal
8 9 (1.05%) Law
9 8 (0.93%) Music Industry
10 7 (0.81%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (0.58%) Games
11 5 (0.58%) Influencing Skills
11 5 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.58%) Retail
12 4 (0.46%) Avionics
12 4 (0.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (0.46%) Marketing
13 3 (0.35%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 312 (36.24%) Developer
2 221 (25.67%) AWS Engineer
3 214 (24.85%) Software Engineer
4 142 (16.49%) Data Engineer
5 128 (14.87%) AWS Developer
5 128 (14.87%) React Developer
6 119 (13.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 93 (10.80%) JavaScript Engineer
8 86 (9.99%) AWS Software Engineer
9 78 (9.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 78 (9.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 74 (8.59%) Architect
11 69 (8.01%) Python Engineer
12 59 (6.85%) Full Stack Developer
13 58 (6.74%) Python Developer
14 53 (6.16%) Python Software Engineer
15 50 (5.81%) AWS DevOps
16 49 (5.69%) AWS Architect
16 49 (5.69%) Node.js Developer
17 46 (5.34%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (36.24%) Web Services
2 299 (34.73%) React
3 250 (29.04%) Node.js
4 187 (21.72%) Material-UI
5 78 (9.06%) Kafka
6 77 (8.94%) AngularJS
7 57 (6.62%) Vue.js
8 51 (5.92%) RESTful
9 47 (5.46%) Spring
10 44 (5.11%) JSON
11 35 (4.07%) REST
12 34 (3.95%) PySpark
13 33 (3.83%) Spring Boot
14 32 (3.72%) CSS
15 31 (3.60%) GraphQL
16 28 (3.25%) .NET
17 22 (2.56%) gRPC
18 21 (2.44%) XML
19 19 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
20 15 (1.74%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.62%) Derivative
2 54 (6.27%) Equities
2 54 (6.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 53 (6.16%) Fixed Income
4 26 (3.02%) Cloud Native
5 18 (2.09%) Public Cloud
6 16 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (1.51%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (1.51%) Legacy Applications
8 12 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.28%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.28%) Life Science
9 11 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.28%) Replication
10 10 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.93%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.93%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 105 (12.20%) Linux
2 42 (4.88%) Unix
3 39 (4.53%) Windows
4 14 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.28%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.70%) Android
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.35%) AIX
10 3 (0.35%) Debian
10 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.35%) VMS
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.23%) CentOS
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (36.12%) Software Engineering
3 277 (32.17%) Full Stack Development
4 244 (28.34%) Asset Management
5 201 (23.34%) DevOps
6 189 (21.95%) Investment Management
7 105 (12.20%) ETL
8 91 (10.57%) Analytics
9 89 (10.34%) Data Pipeline
10 67 (7.78%) Microservices
11 61 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (6.74%) Data Modelling
12 58 (6.74%) Infrastructure as Code
13 57 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (5.81%) Test Automation
16 49 (5.69%) Data Engineering
17 46 (5.34%) Continuous Delivery
17 46 (5.34%) Migration
18 42 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 325 (37.75%) Python
2 294 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 273 (31.71%) TypeScript
4 248 (28.80%) Java
5 208 (24.16%) SQL
6 58 (6.74%) Kotlin
7 56 (6.50%) Scala
8 46 (5.34%) Bash Shell
9 40 (4.65%) C#
10 33 (3.83%) Shell Script
11 30 (3.48%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.79%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.44%) Java 8
14 19 (2.21%) C++
15 16 (1.86%) Go
15 16 (1.86%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.74%) R
17 14 (1.63%) PHP
18 11 (1.28%) Groovy
19 8 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (7.67%) Security Cleared
2 57 (6.62%) AWS Certification
2 57 (6.62%) SC Cleared
3 46 (5.34%) Degree
4 32 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.70%) CISSP
7 3 (0.35%) CISA
7 3 (0.35%) CRISC
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.23%) PhD
8 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.83%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.60%) QA
3 15 (1.74%) GDPR
4 6 (0.70%) SLA
5 4 (0.46%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.35%) NIST
6 3 (0.35%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.23%) IFRS
7 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.12%) NCSC
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 321 (37.28%) Docker
2 23 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.56%) HDFS
4 9 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.35%) vSphere
7 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 363 (42.16%) Terraform
2 290 (33.68%) Kubernetes
3 73 (8.48%) Ansible
4 32 (3.72%) Grafana
5 23 (2.67%) Bosun
6 19 (2.21%) Puppet
6 19 (2.21%) VictorOps
7 15 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (1.39%) Rancher
9 10 (1.16%) Kibana
9 10 (1.16%) Packer
10 8 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.81%) logstash
12 6 (0.70%) Kubeflow
12 6 (0.70%) Oozie
13 5 (0.58%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.46%) Istio
14 4 (0.46%) Nagios
14 4 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 61 (7.08%) Oracle
2 37 (4.30%) Databricks
3 31 (3.60%) Cloudera
4 29 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (3.25%) Google
5 28 (3.25%) Microsoft
6 20 (2.32%) SAP
7 16 (1.86%) Informatica
8 13 (1.51%) CA
9 12 (1.39%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.93%) Splunk
12 7 (0.81%) Hortonworks
13 6 (0.70%) MuleSoft
14 4 (0.46%) BiZZdesign
14 4 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (0.46%) Netezza
14 4 (0.46%) PagerDuty
14 4 (0.46%) Talend
15 3 (0.35%) Forcepoint