Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 233 200 270
Rank change year-on-year -33 +70 +59
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 840 454 648
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.21% 1.35% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.38% 4.08% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 373 421
10th Percentile £438 £400 £413
25th Percentile £495 £450 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £650
90th Percentile £713 £713 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £16.00
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
75th Percentile - - £25.00
90th Percentile - - -
UK median hourly rate £70.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% +95.12% -

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 24,845 11,139 20,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.68% 33.24% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,142 8,026 14,105
10th Percentile £319 £302 £280
25th Percentile £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £535 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.74% -2.50% -
75th Percentile £638 £579 £588
90th Percentile £719 £660 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £495 £490
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.02% -0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 200 291
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.50 £13.50
25th Percentile £15.00 £15.85 £16.25
Median hourly rate £20.90 £22.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.00% +14.29%
75th Percentile £43.75 £45.40 £40.13
90th Percentile £63.25 £60.00 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £22.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.75% +14.29%

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -33 607 £550 - 106
North of England -73 49 £525 +16.67% 19
South East -54 35 £600 +33.33% 20
South West -25 33 £563 +28.57% 6
Midlands -57 33 £530 +21.14% 27
East of England -30 31 £495 +23.75% 10
North West -69 26 £575 +27.78% 10
West Midlands -52 21 £530 +17.78% 14
Yorkshire -38 16 £500 -19.52% 8
East Midlands -37 10 £530 +24.71% 13
North East +1 7 £525 +10.53% 1
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 826 (98.33%) AWS
2 433 (51.55%) Serverless
3 430 (51.19%) AWS Lambda
4 387 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
5 332 (39.52%) Terraform
6 316 (37.62%) Amazon RDS
7 313 (37.26%) Python
8 308 (36.67%) Amazon EC2
9 256 (30.48%) Finance
10 254 (30.24%) Docker
11 252 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 248 (29.52%) Kubernetes
13 226 (26.90%) Amazon SQS
14 223 (26.55%) DevOps
15 222 (26.43%) Software Engineering
16 215 (25.60%) SQL
17 211 (25.12%) Java
18 204 (24.29%) JavaScript
19 186 (22.14%) React
20 182 (21.67%) Full Stack Development
21 168 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
22 167 (19.88%) TypeScript
23 164 (19.52%) Asset Management
24 163 (19.40%) AWS Step Functions
25 159 (18.93%) Front Office
26 158 (18.81%) Node.js
27 136 (16.19%) Jenkins
28 127 (15.12%) ETL
29 126 (15.00%) Git (software)
30 125 (14.88%) Linux

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 96 (11.43%) Apache Spark
2 65 (7.74%) Apache Airflow
3 53 (6.31%) Apache
4 37 (4.40%) Confluence
5 20 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.31%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.19%) Jupyter
10 9 (1.07%) JBoss
10 9 (1.07%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.71%) nginx
12 5 (0.60%) IIS
13 4 (0.48%) Luigi
14 3 (0.36%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.36%) CMS
15 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.12%) R Markdown
Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 826 (98.33%) AWS
2 433 (51.55%) Serverless
3 430 (51.19%) AWS Lambda
4 308 (36.67%) Amazon EC2
5 226 (26.90%) Amazon SQS
6 163 (19.40%) AWS Step Functions
7 120 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 114 (13.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 112 (13.33%) Azure
10 107 (12.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 103 (12.26%) Amazon EMR
12 85 (10.12%) Amazon ECS
13 78 (9.29%) GitHub
14 77 (9.17%) Route 53
15 73 (8.69%) Amazon EKS
16 71 (8.45%) Amazon Kinesis
17 48 (5.71%) AWS Fargate
18 43 (5.12%) AWS CloudTrail
19 36 (4.29%) CloudFront
20 35 (4.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.69%) DNS
2 20 (2.38%) VPN
3 19 (2.26%) Firewall
4 15 (1.79%) SSL
5 14 (1.67%) DHCP
6 11 (1.31%) Skype
7 7 (0.83%) FTP
7 7 (0.83%) HTTP
7 7 (0.83%) Internet
7 7 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.48%) Broadband
9 3 (0.36%) DSL
9 3 (0.36%) IPv4
9 3 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.36%) VoIP
10 2 (0.24%) DVB
10 2 (0.24%) Network Security
10 2 (0.24%) SAN
11 1 (0.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (37.62%) Amazon RDS
2 252 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 168 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 120 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
5 93 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
6 82 (9.76%) Big Data
7 78 (9.29%) Data Lake
8 63 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
9 62 (7.38%) Relational Database
10 61 (7.26%) MySQL
11 54 (6.43%) NoSQL
12 46 (5.48%) Hadoop
12 46 (5.48%) Tableau
13 40 (4.76%) SQL Server
14 37 (4.40%) MongoDB
15 35 (4.17%) Pentaho
15 35 (4.17%) Power BI
16 30 (3.57%) Apache Hive
17 26 (3.10%) RDBMS
18 25 (2.98%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 136 (16.19%) Jenkins
2 126 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 89 (10.60%) JIRA
4 42 (5.00%) GitLab
5 31 (3.69%) SonarQube
6 25 (2.98%) Artifactory
6 25 (2.98%) Bitbucket
7 18 (2.14%) Maven
7 18 (2.14%) Postman
7 18 (2.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.43%) CircleCI
9 12 (1.43%) ERwin
9 12 (1.43%) git-flow
10 11 (1.31%) webpack
11 9 (1.07%) JMeter
11 9 (1.07%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.07%) Subversion
12 8 (0.95%) JUnit
13 7 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 256 (30.48%) Finance
2 159 (18.93%) Front Office
3 124 (14.76%) Social Skills
4 61 (7.26%) Public Sector
5 51 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.45%) Legal
7 28 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.14%) Banking
9 16 (1.90%) Retail
10 14 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.71%) Law
12 6 (0.71%) Publishing
13 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.48%) Billing
14 4 (0.48%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 3 (0.36%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.36%) Marketing
16 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 251 (29.88%) Developer
2 187 (22.26%) AWS Engineer
3 164 (19.52%) Software Engineer
4 162 (19.29%) Data Engineer
5 87 (10.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 78 (9.29%) Architect
7 76 (9.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 74 (8.81%) AWS Developer
9 72 (8.57%) React Developer
10 69 (8.21%) AWS Software Engineer
11 68 (8.10%) JavaScript Engineer
12 57 (6.79%) AWS DevOps
13 51 (6.07%) Cloud Engineer
14 47 (5.60%) AWS Architect
15 46 (5.48%) Python Engineer
16 44 (5.24%) Python Developer
17 42 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
18 37 (4.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 37 (4.40%) Full Stack Developer
19 36 (4.29%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (22.14%) React
2 158 (18.81%) Node.js
3 115 (13.69%) Kafka
4 113 (13.45%) Material-UI
5 55 (6.55%) AngularJS
6 49 (5.83%) Vue.js
7 42 (5.00%) REST
8 39 (4.64%) PySpark
9 38 (4.52%) JSON
9 38 (4.52%) RESTful
10 32 (3.81%) Spring
11 26 (3.10%) Spring Boot
12 24 (2.86%) XML
13 23 (2.74%) .NET
13 23 (2.74%) Web Services
14 22 (2.62%) CSS
15 20 (2.38%) GraphQL
16 19 (2.26%) Swagger
17 18 (2.14%) HTML
18 15 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.52%) Derivative
2 35 (4.17%) Equities
2 35 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 35 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (3.81%) Hedge funds
4 28 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 27 (3.21%) Replication
6 19 (2.26%) Cloud Native
7 17 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.07%) Life Science
11 8 (0.95%) Legacy Applications
12 7 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.71%) NHS
13 6 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 125 (14.88%) Linux
2 54 (6.43%) Windows
3 53 (6.31%) Unix
4 29 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.14%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.67%) Mac OS
6 14 (1.67%) Ubuntu
6 14 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.67%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (1.55%) CentOS
8 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (1.07%) Amazon Linux
9 9 (1.07%) Debian
9 9 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (0.83%) Android
10 7 (0.83%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.36%) AIX
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (26.55%) DevOps
3 222 (26.43%) Software Engineering
4 182 (21.67%) Full Stack Development
5 164 (19.52%) Asset Management
6 127 (15.12%) ETL
7 117 (13.93%) Investment Management
8 91 (10.83%) Infrastructure as Code
9 88 (10.48%) Analytics
10 79 (9.40%) Data Engineering
11 72 (8.57%) Data Modelling
12 65 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
13 63 (7.50%) Data Pipeline
13 63 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
14 61 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (6.90%) Migration
16 57 (6.79%) Microservices
17 55 (6.55%) Scrum
18 54 (6.43%) Configuration Management
19 52 (6.19%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 313 (37.26%) Python
2 215 (25.60%) SQL
3 211 (25.12%) Java
4 204 (24.29%) JavaScript
5 167 (19.88%) TypeScript
6 63 (7.50%) Bash
7 61 (7.26%) Scala
8 49 (5.83%) C#
8 49 (5.83%) PowerShell
9 40 (4.76%) Kotlin
10 29 (3.45%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.38%) Ruby
12 16 (1.90%) Go
12 16 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.55%) R
14 10 (1.19%) Java 11
15 9 (1.07%) PHP
15 9 (1.07%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.95%) C++
17 7 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 99 (11.79%) SC Cleared
3 54 (6.43%) AWS Certification
4 38 (4.52%) Degree
5 30 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.71%) CISSP
9 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) FFIEC
10 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.24%) PMP
10 2 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
11 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.88%) GDPR
2 34 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 23 (2.74%) SLA
4 22 (2.62%) QA
5 13 (1.55%) Accessibility
6 9 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.95%) NIST
7 8 (0.95%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.83%) NCSC
9 5 (0.60%) NIST 800
10 3 (0.36%) GLBA
11 2 (0.24%) IFRS
11 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 254 (30.24%) Docker
2 32 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.62%) HDFS
4 11 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.48%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) pfSense
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 332 (39.52%) Terraform
2 248 (29.52%) Kubernetes
3 107 (12.74%) Ansible
4 41 (4.88%) Grafana
5 27 (3.21%) Prometheus
6 21 (2.50%) Bosun
7 17 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
8 16 (1.90%) Puppet
8 16 (1.90%) VictorOps
9 14 (1.67%) Rancher
10 12 (1.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 10 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (1.07%) Kibana
13 8 (0.95%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.95%) Nagios
13 8 (0.95%) Packer
14 7 (0.83%) Kubeflow
14 7 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (7.62%) Oracle
2 37 (4.40%) Cloudera
3 36 (4.29%) Databricks
4 32 (3.81%) Talend
5 31 (3.69%) Microsoft
6 22 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.02%) Informatica
9 16 (1.90%) SAP
9 16 (1.90%) Splunk
10 15 (1.79%) Google
11 13 (1.55%) VMware
12 11 (1.31%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.31%) CloudEndure
13 6 (0.71%) CA
13 6 (0.71%) Citrix
14 5 (0.60%) PagerDuty
14 5 (0.60%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.60%) Teradata
15 4 (0.48%) AppDynamics