Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 317 460 562
Rank change year-on-year +143 +102 +185
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 772 445 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 2.82% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 333 242
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £375
90th Percentile £638 £631 £588
UK median daily rate £525 £510 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% +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 22,191 15,766 11,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 23.53% 16.68% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,494 11,018 8,200
England median daily rate £493 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £271 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 203 169
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.99% -9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £60.00 £60.00 £56.77
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -7.89% +2.45% -14.30%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +96 471 £550 +4.76% 105
North of England +69 131 £500 +11.11% 19
Yorkshire +61 73 £525 +133.33% 8
South East +21 71 £531 +6.25% 15
Midlands +23 57 £488 -2.50% 12
East Midlands +47 41 £488 +8.33% 1
North West -3 41 £450 - 10
South West -22 21 £470 +13.94% 15
North East - 21 £500 - 1
East of England +1 17 £575 +4.55% 6
West Midlands -21 13 £410 -18.00% 11
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 767 (99.35%) Amazon AWS
2 543 (70.34%) Amazon EC2
3 395 (51.17%) DevOps
4 369 (47.80%) Python
5 309 (40.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 297 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
7 293 (37.95%) Jenkins
8 290 (37.56%) Serverless
9 261 (33.81%) AWS Lambda
10 257 (33.29%) Linux
11 250 (32.38%) Docker
12 246 (31.87%) Ansible
12 246 (31.87%) Terraform
13 244 (31.61%) Java
14 242 (31.35%) Amazon RDS
15 224 (29.02%) Puppet
16 201 (26.04%) Opscode Chef
16 201 (26.04%) SQL
17 196 (25.39%) Web Services
18 164 (21.24%) AWS CloudFormation
19 151 (19.56%) Git (software)
20 146 (18.91%) ETL
21 142 (18.39%) Amazon Redshift
22 141 (18.26%) Amazon ELB
23 139 (18.01%) MySQL
24 138 (17.88%) Bash Shell
25 137 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
26 135 (17.49%) Amazon EMR
26 135 (17.49%) Route 53
27 132 (17.10%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 75 (9.72%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (8.03%) Tomcat
3 55 (7.12%) Confluence
4 52 (6.74%) Apache Spark
5 37 (4.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 33 (4.27%) Apache
7 21 (2.72%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.68%) SAS
9 12 (1.55%) CMS
10 8 (1.04%) IIS
11 6 (0.78%) Jetty
12 5 (0.65%) JBoss
12 5 (0.65%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.65%) nginx
13 3 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.39%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.39%) Magnolia
14 2 (0.26%) Jupyter
15 1 (0.13%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 48 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.26%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 767 (99.35%) Amazon AWS
2 543 (70.34%) Amazon EC2
3 309 (40.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 290 (37.56%) Serverless
5 261 (33.81%) AWS Lambda
6 164 (21.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 141 (18.26%) Amazon ELB
8 135 (17.49%) Amazon EMR
8 135 (17.49%) Route 53
9 132 (17.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 108 (13.99%) Amazon SQS
11 76 (9.84%) Amazon Kinesis
12 65 (8.42%) CloudFront
13 52 (6.74%) GitHub
14 42 (5.44%) Amazon Glacier
14 42 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 41 (5.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 32 (4.15%) OpenShift
17 30 (3.89%) AWS CloudTrail
18 27 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.38%) HTTP
2 48 (6.22%) Firewall
3 46 (5.96%) DNS
4 43 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 37 (4.79%) VPN
6 17 (2.20%) SSL
7 12 (1.55%) ICMP
8 11 (1.42%) OpenVPN
8 11 (1.42%) SSH
9 10 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
9 10 (1.30%) SAN
10 9 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.91%) DHCP
12 5 (0.65%) LAN
12 5 (0.65%) WAN
13 3 (0.39%) Internet
13 3 (0.39%) IPv6
13 3 (0.39%) NAS
13 3 (0.39%) Network Security
14 2 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (31.35%) Amazon RDS
2 142 (18.39%) Amazon Redshift
3 139 (18.01%) MySQL
4 124 (16.06%) Big Data
5 104 (13.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 103 (13.34%) Hadoop
7 101 (13.08%) MongoDB
8 92 (11.92%) NoSQL
9 88 (11.40%) Apache Hive
10 78 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
11 74 (9.59%) Amazon Aurora
12 72 (9.33%) SQL Server
13 70 (9.07%) Relational Database
14 54 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (6.74%) Impala
16 48 (6.22%) Sqoop
17 42 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
18 36 (4.66%) Amazon Athena
19 29 (3.76%) Data Lake
19 29 (3.76%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 293 (37.95%) Jenkins
2 151 (19.56%) Git (software)
3 91 (11.79%) JIRA
4 85 (11.01%) GitLab
5 62 (8.03%) Maven
6 51 (6.61%) SonarQube
7 48 (6.22%) Bitbucket
8 42 (5.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (2.98%) IntelliJ
10 22 (2.85%) Gradle
11 21 (2.72%) Artifactory
12 20 (2.59%) JUnit
13 19 (2.46%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (1.55%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.42%) Checkstyle
17 9 (1.17%) Liquibase
17 9 (1.17%) TeamCity
18 8 (1.04%) Selenium
18 8 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 105 (13.60%) Finance
2 24 (3.11%) Retail
3 21 (2.72%) Marketing
4 15 (1.94%) Publishing
5 10 (1.30%) Banking
6 5 (0.65%) Games
6 5 (0.65%) Law
6 5 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.52%) Legal
7 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.39%) Back Office
8 3 (0.39%) Billing
8 3 (0.39%) Front Office
8 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.26%) Advertising
9 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (31.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 208 (26.94%) AWS Engineer
3 173 (22.41%) Developer
4 143 (18.52%) AWS DevOps
5 134 (17.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 96 (12.44%) Data Engineer
7 62 (8.03%) Cloud Engineer
8 60 (7.77%) Architect
9 54 (6.99%) Platform Engineer
10 50 (6.48%) Java Developer
11 41 (5.31%) AWS Developer
12 37 (4.79%) AWS Architect
13 33 (4.27%) Consultant
14 29 (3.76%) AWS Consultant
15 28 (3.63%) Python Engineer
16 24 (3.11%) Cloud Architect
16 24 (3.11%) Operations Engineer
17 22 (2.85%) Cloud Developer
18 16 (2.07%) Administrator
18 16 (2.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (25.39%) Web Services
2 85 (11.01%) JSON
3 73 (9.46%) Node.js
4 71 (9.20%) Elastic Stack
5 56 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
6 53 (6.87%) REST
7 46 (5.96%) XML
8 41 (5.31%) Kafka
9 38 (4.92%) Java EE
10 34 (4.40%) Spring
10 34 (4.40%) Spring Boot
11 29 (3.76%) React
12 26 (3.37%) AngularJS
13 19 (2.46%) Sensu
14 18 (2.33%) HTML
14 18 (2.33%) RESTful
15 16 (2.07%) Vue.js
16 14 (1.81%) SOAP
17 13 (1.68%) CSS
17 13 (1.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.83%) Wiki
5 38 (4.92%) Cloud Native
6 32 (4.15%) Fintech
7 24 (3.11%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.33%) Algorithms
9 17 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (1.94%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.81%) Data Centre
12 13 (1.68%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.55%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.30%) User Experience
15 9 (1.17%) Mobile App
16 8 (1.04%) Replication
16 8 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
17 7 (0.91%) Clustering
17 7 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (33.29%) Linux
2 127 (16.45%) Unix
3 92 (11.92%) Windows
4 90 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (9.07%) CentOS
6 9 (1.17%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.65%) Android
8 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.65%) Debian
9 4 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.39%) Solaris
11 2 (0.26%) Fedora
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (51.17%) DevOps
2 297 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (18.91%) ETL
4 137 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
5 117 (15.16%) Scrum
6 99 (12.82%) Analytics
7 97 (12.56%) Configuration Management
8 93 (12.05%) Microservices
9 92 (11.92%) Migration
9 92 (11.92%) Test Automation
10 75 (9.72%) Open Source
11 64 (8.29%) Auto-Scaling
12 59 (7.64%) TDD
13 55 (7.12%) Data Analysis
13 55 (7.12%) Data Extraction
13 55 (7.12%) Software Engineering
14 49 (6.35%) Load Balancing
15 48 (6.22%) Build Automation
16 46 (5.96%) Data Analytics
17 44 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 369 (47.80%) Python
2 244 (31.61%) Java
3 201 (26.04%) SQL
4 138 (17.88%) Bash Shell
5 82 (10.62%) Ruby
6 80 (10.36%) JavaScript
7 71 (9.20%) PowerShell
8 65 (8.42%) Shell Script
9 61 (7.90%) Scala
10 48 (6.22%) Korn
11 38 (4.92%) Perl
12 36 (4.66%) Java 8
13 16 (2.07%) ES6
14 15 (1.94%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.81%) R
16 13 (1.68%) Groovy
17 12 (1.55%) Go
18 11 (1.42%) C
19 6 (0.78%) AWK
19 6 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (11.53%) Security Cleared
2 81 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 41 (5.31%) Degree
4 26 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (2.98%) AWS Certification
6 15 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.78%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.39%) MCSA
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.76%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.65%) GDPR
3 3 (0.39%) PMO
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 250 (32.38%) Docker
2 50 (6.48%) HDFS
3 15 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.81%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.17%) Squid
6 8 (1.04%) Postfix
6 8 (1.04%) vCloud
7 7 (0.91%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (0.39%) Xen
9 3 (0.39%) XenApp
10 2 (0.26%) Btrfs
10 2 (0.26%) Firmware
10 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 246 (31.87%) Ansible
1 246 (31.87%) Terraform
2 224 (29.02%) Puppet
3 201 (26.04%) Opscode Chef
4 125 (16.19%) Kubernetes
5 73 (9.46%) Packer
6 48 (6.22%) Prometheus
7 43 (5.57%) Hadoop YARN
8 37 (4.79%) Rancher
9 36 (4.66%) Grafana
10 34 (4.40%) Kibana
11 31 (4.02%) Nagios
11 31 (4.02%) ZABBIX
12 30 (3.89%) logstash
13 25 (3.24%) Mesos
14 18 (2.33%) Uchiwa
15 17 (2.20%) Pingdom
16 16 (2.07%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (1.55%) Salt
18 11 (1.42%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 76 (9.84%) Oracle
2 49 (6.35%) Cloudera
3 38 (4.92%) Adobe
3 38 (4.92%) Splunk
4 35 (4.53%) Tableau
5 31 (4.02%) New Relic
6 29 (3.76%) Black Duck
6 29 (3.76%) Microsoft
7 19 (2.46%) hybris
8 18 (2.33%) Google
8 18 (2.33%) VMware
9 17 (2.20%) PagerDuty
10 15 (1.94%) SaltStack
11 14 (1.81%) Atlassian
11 14 (1.81%) Red Hat
12 13 (1.68%) Alteryx
13 11 (1.42%) Dynatrace
13 11 (1.42%) Talend
14 10 (1.30%) Hortonworks
14 10 (1.30%) IBM