Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 391 499 715
Rank change year-on-year +108 +216 -59
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 549 347 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.30% 3.05% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 258 100
England median daily rate £513 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £406 £375 £313
90th Percentile £638 £600 £564
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £434
% change year-on-year - +15.27% +5.15%
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 16,645 11,360 7,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.97% 12.72% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,663 7,867 4,868
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £288 £291 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 150 119
England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -12.20% -3.82%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.50 £10.90
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.93 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £18.81 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -0.99% -12.20% -3.82%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +75 377 £525 +1.94% 91
South East +1 59 £500 +11.11% 8
South West +20 34 £488 -2.50% 10
North of England +34 29 £433 +2.98% 9
Midlands +22 28 £550 +22.22% 16
North West +3 25 £433 +1.76% 7
West Midlands +29 19 £550 +22.22% 11
East of England +2 18 £525 -4.55% 11
East Midlands 0 5 £475 +18.75% 5
North East +49 2 £550 +37.50%
Yorkshire +4 2 £500 +81.82% 2
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 548 (99.82%) Amazon AWS
2 387 (70.49%) Amazon EC2
3 332 (60.47%) DevOps
4 272 (49.54%) Linux
5 269 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
6 249 (45.36%) Java
7 214 (38.98%) Docker
8 213 (38.80%) Terraform
8 213 (38.80%) Python
9 200 (36.43%) Jenkins
10 191 (34.79%) Amazon RDS
11 181 (32.97%) Serverless
12 177 (32.24%) Puppet
13 171 (31.15%) AWS Lambda
14 166 (30.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 157 (28.60%) Configuration Management
16 154 (28.05%) Git (software)
17 150 (27.32%) Route 53
18 139 (25.32%) Ansible
19 131 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
20 124 (22.59%) Amazon ELB
21 118 (21.49%) Security Cleared
22 113 (20.58%) Scrum
23 112 (20.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 111 (20.22%) AWS CloudFormation
25 107 (19.49%) Bash Shell
26 96 (17.49%) JIRA
27 93 (16.94%) Kubernetes
28 91 (16.58%) Ruby
28 91 (16.58%) Elasticsearch

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 91 (16.58%) Elasticsearch
2 76 (13.84%) Confluence
3 68 (12.39%) Tomcat
4 65 (11.84%) Apache
5 48 (8.74%) Apache Spark
6 36 (6.56%) nginx
7 20 (3.64%) SAS
8 19 (3.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 11 (2.00%) Apache Solr
9 11 (2.00%) CMS
10 10 (1.82%) Jetty
11 8 (1.46%) Mule
12 7 (1.28%) Apache Airflow
12 7 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.28%) JBoss
12 7 (1.28%) Mule ESB
13 6 (1.09%) IIS
14 5 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 548 (99.82%) Amazon AWS
2 387 (70.49%) Amazon EC2
3 181 (32.97%) Serverless
4 171 (31.15%) AWS Lambda
5 166 (30.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 150 (27.32%) Route 53
7 124 (22.59%) Amazon ELB
8 112 (20.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 111 (20.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 76 (13.84%) Amazon SQS
11 64 (11.66%) GitHub
12 63 (11.48%) CloudFront
13 46 (8.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 42 (7.65%) Amazon Kinesis
15 41 (7.47%) Amazon EMR
16 26 (4.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 21 (3.83%) Google Cloud Platform
17 21 (3.83%) PaaS
18 18 (3.28%) Amazon Glacier
19 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.56%) HTTP
2 32 (5.83%) SSH
2 32 (5.83%) SSL
3 25 (4.55%) DNS
3 25 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
4 24 (4.37%) TCP/IP
5 21 (3.83%) VPN
6 18 (3.28%) OpenVPN
7 13 (2.37%) Firewall
7 13 (2.37%) FTP
7 13 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (1.64%) IPsec
9 6 (1.09%) SMS
10 5 (0.91%) BGP
10 5 (0.91%) Internet
10 5 (0.91%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.73%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.73%) DHCP
11 4 (0.73%) DSL
11 4 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (34.79%) Amazon RDS
2 71 (12.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 69 (12.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 58 (10.56%) NoSQL
5 57 (10.38%) Hadoop
5 57 (10.38%) MongoDB
6 53 (9.65%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (8.93%) MySQL
8 42 (7.65%) Big Data
9 36 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
10 35 (6.38%) HBase
11 32 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (3.64%) SQL Server
13 19 (3.46%) Apache Hive
14 15 (2.73%) Relational Database
15 13 (2.37%) BigQuery
15 13 (2.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 13 (2.37%) SAS EBI
16 11 (2.00%) Flink
17 10 (1.82%) Impala
Development Applications
1 200 (36.43%) Jenkins
2 154 (28.05%) Git (software)
3 96 (17.49%) JIRA
4 68 (12.39%) Maven
5 57 (10.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 50 (9.11%) Artifactory
7 32 (5.83%) Cucumber
7 32 (5.83%) JUnit
8 31 (5.65%) Bitbucket
8 31 (5.65%) SonarQube
9 30 (5.46%) GitLab
10 24 (4.37%) Subversion
11 20 (3.64%) Liquibase
12 19 (3.46%) Ant
13 16 (2.91%) IntelliJ
14 14 (2.55%) Gradle
15 10 (1.82%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.82%) Selenium
15 10 (1.82%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (9.65%) Finance
2 18 (3.28%) Marketing
3 14 (2.55%) Banking
4 12 (2.19%) Retail
5 11 (2.00%) Games
6 10 (1.82%) Publishing
7 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.36%) Automotive
8 2 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 164 (29.87%) Developer
3 142 (25.87%) AWS Engineer
4 108 (19.67%) AWS DevOps
5 90 (16.39%) Java Developer
6 86 (15.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 45 (8.20%) Architect
8 43 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 38 (6.92%) AWS Developer
10 33 (6.01%) Data Engineer
11 26 (4.74%) Consultant
12 21 (3.83%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.64%) Senior DevOps
14 19 (3.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 17 (3.10%) DevOps Consultant
16 16 (2.91%) AWS Architect
16 16 (2.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 16 (2.91%) Linux Engineer
17 15 (2.73%) ETL Developer
17 15 (2.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.21%) Web Services
2 75 (13.66%) Node.js
3 72 (13.11%) Elastic Stack
4 64 (11.66%) REST
5 43 (7.83%) Spring
6 42 (7.65%) JSON
7 40 (7.29%) AngularJS
8 35 (6.38%) Kafka
9 33 (6.01%) React
10 26 (4.74%) HTML
10 26 (4.74%) OAuth
10 26 (4.74%) RESTful
10 26 (4.74%) XML
11 24 (4.37%) CSS
12 22 (4.01%) J2EE
12 22 (4.01%) SAML
13 21 (3.83%) HTML5
14 20 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
14 20 (3.64%) Spring Boot
15 18 (3.28%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
3 35 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.10%) Public Cloud
5 15 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.73%) Fintech
6 9 (1.64%) Analytical Mindset
6 9 (1.64%) Cloud Native
7 8 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.28%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.73%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.73%) Social Media
10 4 (0.73%) User Experience
11 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.55%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.55%) PKI
11 3 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 272 (49.54%) Linux
2 51 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (8.93%) Unix
4 47 (8.56%) CentOS
5 16 (2.91%) Windows
6 14 (2.55%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.46%) CoreOS
8 5 (0.91%) Android
8 5 (0.91%) Debian
9 3 (0.55%) VMS
10 2 (0.36%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (60.47%) DevOps
2 269 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (28.60%) Configuration Management
4 131 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
5 113 (20.58%) Scrum
6 90 (16.39%) TDD
7 75 (13.66%) Microservices
8 57 (10.38%) ETL
9 52 (9.47%) Analytics
10 50 (9.11%) BDD
10 50 (9.11%) Test Automation
11 48 (8.74%) Kanban
11 48 (8.74%) Migration
11 48 (8.74%) Open Source
12 45 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
13 44 (8.01%) Continuous Deployment
14 43 (7.83%) Software Engineering
15 39 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
15 39 (7.10%) Load Balancing
16 31 (5.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 249 (45.36%) Java
2 213 (38.80%) Python
3 107 (19.49%) Bash Shell
4 91 (16.58%) Ruby
5 68 (12.39%) SQL
6 50 (9.11%) JavaScript
7 42 (7.65%) Scala
8 36 (6.56%) Groovy
9 35 (6.38%) Shell Script
10 20 (3.64%) Perl
10 20 (3.64%) PHP
11 19 (3.46%) Go
12 15 (2.73%) C#
13 13 (2.37%) R
14 10 (1.82%) C
15 9 (1.64%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.91%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.91%) ES6
16 5 (0.91%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (21.49%) Security Cleared
2 79 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.37%) AWS Certification
4 23 (4.19%) Degree
5 10 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) RHCE
9 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CCNA
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.64%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) GDPR
3 4 (0.73%) GPG13
4 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.36%) PMO
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 214 (38.98%) Docker
2 24 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (4.19%) Squid
4 18 (3.28%) Postfix
4 18 (3.28%) vCloud
5 14 (2.55%) HDFS
6 7 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (1.09%) Xen
8 5 (0.91%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.91%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.55%) NFS
10 2 (0.36%) Firmware
11 1 (0.18%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.18%) Ceph
11 1 (0.18%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.18%) iptables
11 1 (0.18%) KVM
11 1 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 213 (38.80%) Terraform
2 177 (32.24%) Puppet
3 139 (25.32%) Ansible
4 93 (16.94%) Kubernetes
5 89 (16.21%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (11.66%) Kibana
7 55 (10.02%) logstash
8 32 (5.83%) ZABBIX
9 29 (5.28%) Grafana
10 28 (5.10%) Packer
11 25 (4.55%) Prometheus
12 23 (4.19%) Nagios
12 23 (4.19%) Rancher
12 23 (4.19%) Sysdig
13 22 (4.01%) Mesos
14 21 (3.83%) Rsyslog
15 20 (3.64%) Docker Swarm
16 14 (2.55%) Consul
17 11 (2.00%) Fluentd
17 11 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (5.46%) Atlassian
2 28 (5.10%) VMware
3 22 (4.01%) Splunk
4 21 (3.83%) Adobe
4 21 (3.83%) Google
4 21 (3.83%) MuleSoft
5 20 (3.64%) Oracle
6 19 (3.46%) Tableau
7 18 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (3.28%) Sonatype
8 17 (3.10%) New Relic
8 17 (3.10%) Red Hat
9 15 (2.73%) Microsoft
9 15 (2.73%) SAP
10 14 (2.55%) SaltStack
11 10 (1.82%) Rackspace
12 9 (1.64%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.46%) Cloudera
13 8 (1.46%) hybris
13 8 (1.46%) Talend