Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 248 303 392
Rank change year-on-year +55 +89 +121
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 572 782 595
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.88% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.40% 3.18% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 489 435
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £419 £390 £409
90th Percentile £701 £667 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.29% - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -54.29% - -

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 16,813 24,582 19,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.66% 27.73% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,390 17,047 13,323
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 283 240
Median hourly rate £24.43 £18.76 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.22% -6.20% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.05 £11.95 £11.75
90th Percentile £57.25 £63.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +11.11%

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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +31 307 £550 - 71
North of England +52 99 £550 +10.00% 16
South East +108 84 £525 +5.00% 8
North West +25 43 £525 +11.70% 8
South West +51 42 £550 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire +44 36 £600 +14.29% 6
East of England +34 31 £575 +21.05% 9
North East +33 20 £900 +80.00% 2
Midlands +38 12 £425 -12.82% 10
West Midlands +44 9 £463 +2.78% 10
East Midlands +22 3 £350 -32.53%
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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.

1 572 (100.00%) AWS
2 337 (58.92%) Python
3 328 (57.34%) Amazon EC2
4 288 (50.35%) AWS Lambda
5 285 (49.83%) Serverless
6 278 (48.60%) DevOps
7 271 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
8 227 (39.69%) Java
9 225 (39.34%) Terraform
10 210 (36.71%) Amazon RDS
11 207 (36.19%) Docker
12 178 (31.12%) Kubernetes
13 175 (30.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 155 (27.10%) Jenkins
15 142 (24.83%) Linux
16 136 (23.78%) Amazon Redshift
17 135 (23.60%) Finance
18 133 (23.25%) Web Services
19 125 (21.85%) Amazon SQS
20 121 (21.15%) Git (software)
21 109 (19.06%) Software Engineering
22 107 (18.71%) Amazon ECS
23 101 (17.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 96 (16.78%) SQL
25 94 (16.43%) OpenShift
26 92 (16.08%) Amazon Athena
27 91 (15.91%) Ansible
27 91 (15.91%) Asset Management
28 90 (15.73%) CloudFront
28 90 (15.73%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 50 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 32 (5.59%) Confluence
4 18 (3.15%) Apache
5 11 (1.92%) nginx
6 10 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (0.87%) GemFire
11 4 (0.70%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.70%) CMS
11 4 (0.70%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.35%) JBoss
12 2 (0.35%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.35%) Luigi
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) InDesign
1 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.17%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.52%) FINCAD Analytics
4 2 (0.35%) Shopify
5 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.17%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 572 (100.00%) AWS
2 328 (57.34%) Amazon EC2
3 288 (50.35%) AWS Lambda
4 285 (49.83%) Serverless
5 175 (30.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 125 (21.85%) Amazon SQS
7 107 (18.71%) Amazon ECS
8 101 (17.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 94 (16.43%) OpenShift
10 90 (15.73%) CloudFront
11 86 (15.03%) Route 53
12 78 (13.64%) GitHub
13 77 (13.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 72 (12.59%) Amazon EMR
15 67 (11.71%) Amazon ELB
16 54 (9.44%) Amazon Kinesis
17 45 (7.87%) Azure
18 32 (5.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 31 (5.42%) Amazon Cognito
19 31 (5.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.20%) VPN
2 13 (2.27%) Firewall
3 10 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.57%) HTTP
4 9 (1.57%) Network Security
5 8 (1.40%) DSL
6 6 (1.05%) AMQP
6 6 (1.05%) DNS
7 5 (0.87%) MQTT
7 5 (0.87%) SSL
7 5 (0.87%) X.509
8 4 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.70%) SAN
9 3 (0.52%) Internet
9 3 (0.52%) Skype
9 3 (0.52%) SNMP
10 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.35%) IPsec
10 2 (0.35%) NAS
11 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (36.71%) Amazon RDS
2 136 (23.78%) Amazon Redshift
3 92 (16.08%) Amazon Athena
4 90 (15.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 62 (10.84%) Big Data
6 51 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (8.92%) NoSQL
7 46 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (7.34%) Data Lake
9 32 (5.59%) MongoDB
10 30 (5.24%) MySQL
11 22 (3.85%) Hadoop
12 18 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (2.97%) Relational Database
14 16 (2.80%) Amazon Aurora
15 14 (2.45%) MariaDB
16 13 (2.27%) SQL Server
17 11 (1.92%) BigQuery
17 11 (1.92%) SAP HANA
17 11 (1.92%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 155 (27.10%) Jenkins
2 121 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 70 (12.24%) Artifactory
4 50 (8.74%) GitLab
5 48 (8.39%) RStudio
6 44 (7.69%) JIRA
7 40 (6.99%) Bitbucket
8 37 (6.47%) CircleCI
9 15 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.62%) Selenium
10 14 (2.45%) Cucumber
11 13 (2.27%) Subversion
12 12 (2.10%) GoCD
12 12 (2.10%) Travis CI
13 10 (1.75%) JUnit
13 10 (1.75%) Maven
13 10 (1.75%) SonarQube
14 9 (1.57%) Snyk
15 8 (1.40%) Liquibase
16 7 (1.22%) Gradle
General
1 135 (23.60%) Finance
2 82 (14.34%) Front Office
3 27 (4.72%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.10%) Marketing
5 8 (1.40%) Banking
6 7 (1.22%) Law
6 7 (1.22%) Retail
7 5 (0.87%) Billing
7 5 (0.87%) Publishing
8 4 (0.70%) Legal
8 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.52%) Automotive
9 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.35%) Games
10 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (30.94%) Developer
2 158 (27.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 133 (23.25%) AWS Engineer
4 90 (15.73%) AWS DevOps
5 81 (14.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 75 (13.11%) Architect
7 74 (12.94%) AWS Developer
8 57 (9.97%) Data Engineer
9 49 (8.57%) Java Developer
10 45 (7.87%) Python Engineer
11 43 (7.52%) Python Developer
12 35 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
12 35 (6.12%) Lead Developer
13 33 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
13 33 (5.77%) Lead Software Developer
14 32 (5.59%) Lead Java Developer
15 31 (5.42%) AWS Architect
16 27 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
16 27 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 26 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (23.25%) Web Services
2 89 (15.56%) Node.js
3 65 (11.36%) J2EE
4 64 (11.19%) Kafka
5 57 (9.97%) J2SE
6 48 (8.39%) React
7 37 (6.47%) REST
8 28 (4.90%) Spring
9 27 (4.72%) Elastic Stack
9 27 (4.72%) RESTful
10 26 (4.55%) JSON
10 26 (4.55%) Redux
10 26 (4.55%) Spring Boot
11 22 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 21 (3.67%) CSS
12 21 (3.67%) HTML
13 15 (2.62%) NumPy
13 15 (2.62%) Pandas
13 15 (2.62%) React Native
14 14 (2.45%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.34%) Fixed Income
2 67 (11.71%) Derivative
3 54 (9.44%) Equities
4 42 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
5 32 (5.59%) Cloud Native
6 25 (4.37%) Data Centre
6 25 (4.37%) User Experience
7 23 (4.02%) Data Structures
8 22 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (2.80%) Public Cloud
11 15 (2.62%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.92%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (1.75%) Reference Data
14 8 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
15 7 (1.22%) Mobile App
16 6 (1.05%) Acoustics
17 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
18 4 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 142 (24.83%) Linux
2 41 (7.17%) Windows
3 36 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (4.37%) Unix
5 10 (1.75%) CentOS
6 9 (1.57%) Amazon Linux
7 7 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.87%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.87%) Debian
10 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.52%) Android
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (48.60%) DevOps
2 271 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (19.06%) Software Engineering
4 91 (15.91%) Asset Management
5 86 (15.03%) Scrum
6 84 (14.69%) Infrastructure as Code
7 77 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (12.41%) Decision-Making
8 71 (12.41%) Microservices
9 70 (12.24%) Migration
10 64 (11.19%) Deployment Automation
10 64 (11.19%) ETL
11 55 (9.62%) TDD
12 49 (8.57%) Analytics
13 46 (8.04%) Data Engineering
14 40 (6.99%) Data Science
15 39 (6.82%) Configuration Management
16 37 (6.47%) Infrastructure Automation
17 35 (6.12%) BDD
18 33 (5.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 337 (58.92%) Python
2 227 (39.69%) Java
3 96 (16.78%) SQL
4 85 (14.86%) JavaScript
5 67 (11.71%) R
6 34 (5.94%) Scala
7 32 (5.59%) C#
8 31 (5.42%) Bash Shell
8 31 (5.42%) Ruby
9 23 (4.02%) Groovy
10 21 (3.67%) Go
11 18 (3.15%) PHP
11 18 (3.15%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.80%) Java 8
13 15 (2.62%) Perl
14 13 (2.27%) C++
15 11 (1.92%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.57%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.05%) ES6
18 5 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (13.29%) Security Cleared
2 57 (9.97%) AWS Certification
3 55 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.67%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.75%) Degree
6 4 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (0.70%) CISM
6 4 (0.70%) CISSP
6 4 (0.70%) CRISC
6 4 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.35%) MCSA
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.35%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) CEH
8 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.17%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.40%) GDPR
2 7 (1.22%) QA
3 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.52%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.35%) NIST
5 2 (0.35%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 207 (36.19%) Docker
2 19 (3.32%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.22%) OpenAM
3 7 (1.22%) OpenDJ
4 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.70%) vSphere
6 3 (0.52%) HDFS
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.35%) LXC
7 2 (0.35%) Varnish
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 225 (39.34%) Terraform
2 178 (31.12%) Kubernetes
3 91 (15.91%) Ansible
4 51 (8.92%) Puppet
5 50 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.32%) Prometheus
7 11 (1.92%) Kibana
8 8 (1.40%) Packer
9 7 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.05%) Grafana
11 5 (0.87%) Sysdig
12 4 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.70%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.70%) Nagios
12 4 (0.70%) Rancher
13 3 (0.52%) Nessus
14 2 (0.35%) Graphite
14 2 (0.35%) SELinux
14 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 35 (6.12%) Oracle
2 28 (4.90%) Informatica
3 23 (4.02%) SAP
4 22 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 19 (3.32%) Talend
6 18 (3.15%) Tableau
7 16 (2.80%) IBM
7 16 (2.80%) Splunk
8 14 (2.45%) Adobe
8 14 (2.45%) Google
9 10 (1.75%) IBM Sterling
10 9 (1.57%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.40%) Microsoft
11 8 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.22%) ForgeRock
12 7 (1.22%) Greenplum
12 7 (1.22%) VMware
13 6 (1.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 5 (0.87%) MuleSoft
15 4 (0.70%) Teradata