Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 373 533 628
Rank change year-on-year +160 +95 +91
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 600 299 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 2.38% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 225 205
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +14.46%
10th Percentile £403 £369 £367
90th Percentile £650 £609 £588
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
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 20,193 12,578 10,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.25% 14.34% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,918 8,606 7,103
England median daily rate £479 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +2.78% +9.22%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £293
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 184 149
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.81 £11.62
90th Percentile £73.25 £62.93 £46.90
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +126 438 £550 +4.76% 80
North of England +2 58 £450 -10.00% 22
South East -4 48 £500 +17.65% 17
Midlands +21 37 £420 +5.00% 13
North West -11 26 £453 -9.50% 6
Yorkshire -5 22 £450 -5.26% 12
East Midlands +16 18 £413 +3.13% 7
West Midlands -7 18 £450 -10.00% 6
North East 0 10 £500 -0.10% 4
East of England -2 10 £570 +34.12% 8
South West -14 7 £513 +13.89% 8
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 595 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 377 (62.83%) Amazon EC2
3 347 (57.83%) DevOps
4 291 (48.50%) Python
5 271 (45.17%) Java
6 242 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
7 241 (40.17%) Linux
8 227 (37.83%) Jenkins
9 218 (36.33%) Docker
10 212 (35.33%) Serverless
11 203 (33.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 190 (31.67%) AWS Lambda
13 188 (31.33%) Ansible
13 188 (31.33%) Amazon RDS
14 179 (29.83%) Terraform
15 157 (26.17%) Opscode Chef
16 148 (24.67%) Puppet
17 142 (23.67%) Git (software)
17 142 (23.67%) SQL
18 122 (20.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 121 (20.17%) Configuration Management
19 121 (20.17%) Route 53
20 114 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
21 105 (17.50%) Finance
22 103 (17.17%) Unix
23 101 (16.83%) AWS CloudFormation
24 100 (16.67%) Big Data
25 99 (16.50%) Bash Shell
25 99 (16.50%) Amazon ELB
26 95 (15.83%) ETL

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 69 (11.50%) Elasticsearch
2 67 (11.17%) Apache Spark
3 64 (10.67%) Confluence
4 59 (9.83%) Tomcat
5 28 (4.67%) Apache
6 20 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 19 (3.17%) Apache Solr
8 14 (2.33%) SAS
9 13 (2.17%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.00%) Apache Pig
11 10 (1.67%) JBoss
12 9 (1.50%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.33%) Jupyter
14 7 (1.17%) nginx
15 6 (1.00%) IPython
16 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.50%) CMS
17 3 (0.50%) Jetty
18 2 (0.33%) Alfresco
18 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) SPSS
4 1 (0.17%) Shockwave
4 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.17%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 595 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 377 (62.83%) Amazon EC2
3 212 (35.33%) Serverless
4 203 (33.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 190 (31.67%) AWS Lambda
6 122 (20.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 121 (20.17%) Route 53
8 101 (16.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 99 (16.50%) Amazon ELB
10 75 (12.50%) GitHub
11 68 (11.33%) CloudFront
12 60 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
13 54 (9.00%) Amazon EMR
14 48 (8.00%) Amazon Kinesis
15 41 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (6.33%) OpenShift
17 22 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
18 20 (3.33%) PaaS
19 19 (3.17%) Amazon Glacier
20 18 (3.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.67%) SSL
2 21 (3.50%) HTTP
3 19 (3.17%) VPN
4 13 (2.17%) DNS
5 11 (1.83%) Firewall
6 10 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.33%) FTP
8 7 (1.17%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.67%) LAN
10 4 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (0.67%) SMS
10 4 (0.67%) SSH
10 4 (0.67%) WAN
11 3 (0.50%) DHCP
11 3 (0.50%) MPLS
11 3 (0.50%) Network Security
11 3 (0.50%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.50%) VLAN
12 2 (0.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (31.33%) Amazon RDS
2 100 (16.67%) Big Data
3 93 (15.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 83 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (13.67%) Hadoop
6 78 (13.00%) MySQL
7 70 (11.67%) NoSQL
8 68 (11.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 61 (10.17%) Apache Hive
10 58 (9.67%) MongoDB
11 56 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
12 44 (7.33%) SQL Server
13 40 (6.67%) Relational Database
14 34 (5.67%) Amazon Aurora
15 33 (5.50%) Impala
16 24 (4.00%) Data Lake
16 24 (4.00%) InfluxDB
16 24 (4.00%) Sqoop
17 21 (3.50%) HBase
18 20 (3.33%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 227 (37.83%) Jenkins
2 142 (23.67%) Git (software)
3 85 (14.17%) JIRA
4 34 (5.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 33 (5.50%) Bitbucket
6 26 (4.33%) TeamCity
7 25 (4.17%) Maven
8 23 (3.83%) Artifactory
9 20 (3.33%) GitLab
10 11 (1.83%) Selenium
10 11 (1.83%) webpack
11 10 (1.67%) SonarQube
12 9 (1.50%) Babel
12 9 (1.50%) JUnit
13 8 (1.33%) Gradle
14 7 (1.17%) Mocha
14 7 (1.17%) RStudio
15 6 (1.00%) FishEye
15 6 (1.00%) RSpec
16 5 (0.83%) IntelliJ
General
1 105 (17.50%) Finance
2 32 (5.33%) Banking
3 23 (3.83%) Marketing
4 19 (3.17%) Retail
5 12 (2.00%) Back Office
5 12 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.83%) Games
7 8 (1.33%) Advertising
7 8 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.50%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (30.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 178 (29.67%) Developer
3 155 (25.83%) AWS Engineer
4 129 (21.50%) AWS DevOps
5 111 (18.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 72 (12.00%) Java Developer
7 61 (10.17%) Data Engineer
8 55 (9.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 35 (5.83%) Platform Engineer
10 33 (5.50%) AWS Developer
10 33 (5.50%) Python Engineer
11 30 (5.00%) Architect
12 23 (3.83%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 22 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
14 21 (3.50%) Consultant
15 20 (3.33%) Analyst
16 17 (2.83%) Java Engineer
17 16 (2.67%) Cloud Developer
17 16 (2.67%) Operations Engineer
18 14 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (15.17%) Web Services
2 87 (14.50%) JSON
2 87 (14.50%) Node.js
3 68 (11.33%) XML
4 59 (9.83%) RabbitMQ
5 57 (9.50%) Kafka
6 48 (8.00%) Java EE
7 46 (7.67%) Elastic Stack
8 41 (6.83%) REST
9 39 (6.50%) AngularJS
10 37 (6.17%) HTML
11 33 (5.50%) CSS
12 29 (4.83%) Spring
13 28 (4.67%) OAuth
13 28 (4.67%) React
14 27 (4.50%) Spring Boot
15 24 (4.00%) RESTful
16 20 (3.33%) SAML
17 19 (3.17%) HTML5
17 19 (3.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.83%) Fintech
3 36 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 21 (3.50%) Algorithms
5 21 (3.50%) User Experience
6 20 (3.33%) Cloud Native
7 19 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
8 18 (3.00%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.83%) Wiki
10 14 (2.33%) Virtual Team
11 12 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.67%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
13 8 (1.33%) Clustering
13 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.33%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
14 6 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
14 6 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 241 (40.17%) Linux
2 103 (17.17%) Unix
3 61 (10.17%) Windows
4 60 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.50%) CentOS
6 13 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.00%) Android
8 6 (1.00%) Solaris
9 4 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.67%) Debian
10 3 (0.50%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.33%) VMS
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (57.83%) DevOps
2 242 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (20.17%) Configuration Management
4 114 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (15.83%) ETL
6 87 (14.50%) Analytics
7 83 (13.83%) Microservices
8 71 (11.83%) TDD
9 69 (11.50%) Scrum
10 53 (8.83%) Deployment Automation
11 51 (8.50%) Migration
12 44 (7.33%) Data Science
13 43 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (7.00%) Test Automation
15 40 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 40 (6.67%) Software Engineering
15 40 (6.67%) Visualisation
16 36 (6.00%) Data Analytics
17 35 (5.83%) Open Source
18 34 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 291 (48.50%) Python
2 271 (45.17%) Java
3 142 (23.67%) SQL
4 99 (16.50%) Bash Shell
5 86 (14.33%) JavaScript
6 75 (12.50%) Ruby
7 57 (9.50%) Scala
8 52 (8.67%) Shell Script
9 37 (6.17%) Java 8
10 29 (4.83%) Perl
11 26 (4.33%) PowerShell
12 19 (3.17%) Korn
13 17 (2.83%) C#
13 17 (2.83%) Go
14 16 (2.67%) ES6
15 15 (2.50%) Groovy
16 13 (2.17%) R
17 12 (2.00%) C++
18 10 (1.67%) ES8
18 10 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 87 (14.50%) SC Cleared
3 35 (5.83%) AWS Certification
4 23 (3.83%) Degree
5 16 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 2 (0.33%) RHCE
9 1 (0.17%) CCNA
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.17%) MCSD
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.00%) GDPR
2 15 (2.50%) QA
3 12 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.00%) GCP
5 5 (0.83%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) PSD2
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 218 (36.33%) Docker
2 36 (6.00%) HDFS
3 17 (2.83%) Apache Flume
4 10 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.50%) Postfix
8 3 (0.50%) QEMU
8 3 (0.50%) Squid
8 3 (0.50%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 188 (31.33%) Ansible
2 179 (29.83%) Terraform
3 157 (26.17%) Opscode Chef
4 148 (24.67%) Puppet
5 93 (15.50%) Kubernetes
6 30 (5.00%) Kibana
6 30 (5.00%) Nagios
7 27 (4.50%) Packer
8 26 (4.33%) logstash
8 26 (4.33%) ZABBIX
9 25 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
10 24 (4.00%) Mesos
10 24 (4.00%) Oozie
11 19 (3.17%) Prometheus
12 16 (2.67%) Uchiwa
13 15 (2.50%) Grafana
13 15 (2.50%) Pingdom
14 12 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
14 12 (2.00%) Sysdig
15 11 (1.83%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (7.83%) Atlassian
2 45 (7.50%) Google
3 41 (6.83%) Tableau
4 40 (6.67%) Splunk
5 38 (6.33%) Oracle
6 31 (5.17%) Cloudera
7 29 (4.83%) New Relic
8 23 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (3.83%) Talend
9 20 (3.33%) Adobe
9 20 (3.33%) IBM
9 20 (3.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (2.50%) hybris
10 15 (2.50%) PagerDuty
11 12 (2.00%) Alteryx
11 12 (2.00%) VMware
12 11 (1.83%) Hortonworks
13 10 (1.67%) SaltStack
14 9 (1.50%) MuleSoft
15 7 (1.17%) Red Hat