Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 252 343
Rank change year-on-year +52 +91 +43
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 512 622 672
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.34% 1.01% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.03% 3.30% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 464 472
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £406
90th Percentile £700 £700 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% - -
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +110.94% - -

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 12,715 18,841 23,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.35% 30.70% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,059 13,408 16,765
Median daily rate £490 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £280 £311
90th Percentile £656 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 259 254
Median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.23 £11.26
90th Percentile £60.10 £69.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -2.78%

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 24 February 2021.

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 24 February 2021. 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 +54 381 £525 -4.55% 103
North of England +47 54 £485 -7.62% 20
North West +33 41 £450 -14.29% 11
Midlands +65 32 £468 +1.08% 7
South East +38 20 £450 -14.29% 23
West Midlands +37 20 £500 +8.11% 5
East of England +38 12 £400 -27.27% 8
East Midlands +34 12 £468 +16.88% 2
South West +52 10 £438 -16.67% 6
Yorkshire +45 7 £638 +22.54% 4
North East +25 6 £463 -40.32% 5
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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.

1 489 (95.51%) AWS
2 302 (58.98%) Serverless
3 296 (57.81%) AWS Lambda
4 288 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (44.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 222 (43.36%) Python
7 212 (41.41%) Amazon EC2
8 202 (39.45%) Amazon RDS
9 198 (38.67%) Finance
10 196 (38.28%) Web Services
11 190 (37.11%) JavaScript
12 188 (36.72%) Terraform
13 182 (35.55%) React
14 181 (35.35%) Docker
15 178 (34.77%) Software Engineering
16 167 (32.62%) TypeScript
17 166 (32.42%) Front Office
18 165 (32.23%) Amazon SQS
19 162 (31.64%) Asset Management
20 155 (30.27%) Kubernetes
21 148 (28.91%) SQL
22 138 (26.95%) Java
23 132 (25.78%) Node.js
24 126 (24.61%) AWS Step Functions
25 125 (24.41%) DevOps
26 105 (20.51%) Investment Management
27 99 (19.34%) Jenkins
28 97 (18.95%) ETL
29 83 (16.21%) Security Cleared
30 80 (15.63%) Ansible

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 63 (12.30%) Apache
2 53 (10.35%) Apache Spark
3 32 (6.25%) Confluence
4 17 (3.32%) Apache Airflow
5 13 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.15%) SAS
7 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Synapse
8 2 (0.39%) CMS
8 2 (0.39%) JBoss
8 2 (0.39%) nginx
8 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.39%) WordPress
9 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) FileNet
9 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (5.27%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.39%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Exstream
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.20%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 489 (95.51%) AWS
2 302 (58.98%) Serverless
3 296 (57.81%) AWS Lambda
4 212 (41.41%) Amazon EC2
5 165 (32.23%) Amazon SQS
6 126 (24.61%) AWS Step Functions
7 66 (12.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 66 (12.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 62 (12.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 60 (11.72%) Amazon ECS
10 54 (10.55%) Amazon EMR
11 36 (7.03%) Amazon EKS
12 35 (6.84%) Route 53
13 33 (6.45%) CloudFront
14 32 (6.25%) Azure
15 31 (6.05%) Amazon ELB
16 29 (5.66%) GitHub
17 26 (5.08%) Amazon Kinesis
18 23 (4.49%) AWS CodePipeline
19 22 (4.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.95%) VPN
2 9 (1.76%) Firewall
3 8 (1.56%) DNS
4 7 (1.37%) HTTP
4 7 (1.37%) Network Security
5 5 (0.98%) SSL
6 4 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (0.78%) WAN
7 3 (0.59%) DHCP
7 3 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.39%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.39%) FTP
8 2 (0.39%) Internet
8 2 (0.39%) SMTP
8 2 (0.39%) SSH
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (44.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 202 (39.45%) Amazon RDS
3 75 (14.65%) MySQL
4 66 (12.89%) Hadoop
5 60 (11.72%) Apache Hive
6 59 (11.52%) Amazon Redshift
7 56 (10.94%) Amazon Athena
8 53 (10.35%) Relational Database
9 51 (9.96%) Big Data
10 46 (8.98%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (8.98%) Impala
10 46 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
11 41 (8.01%) NoSQL
12 35 (6.84%) Pentaho
13 31 (6.05%) Tableau
14 29 (5.66%) SQL Server
15 27 (5.27%) Data Lake
16 23 (4.49%) MongoDB
17 22 (4.30%) Apache Ignite
18 17 (3.32%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 99 (19.34%) Jenkins
2 78 (15.23%) Git (software)
3 41 (8.01%) JIRA
4 16 (3.13%) GitLab
5 14 (2.73%) JUnit
5 14 (2.73%) Maven
6 13 (2.54%) CircleCI
6 13 (2.54%) SonarQube
7 12 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (1.76%) Mockito
10 8 (1.56%) Selenium
11 6 (1.17%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.98%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.78%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.78%) REST Assured
13 4 (0.78%) Sublime Text
14 3 (0.59%) Bitbucket Server
14 3 (0.59%) Postman
General
1 198 (38.67%) Finance
2 166 (32.42%) Front Office
3 30 (5.86%) Public Sector
4 15 (2.93%) Banking
5 6 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.98%) Law
7 4 (0.78%) Games
7 4 (0.78%) Marketing
7 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.59%) Retail
8 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.39%) Advertising
9 2 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Hebrew Language
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Police
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 267 (52.15%) Developer
2 134 (26.17%) AWS Developer
3 109 (21.29%) React Developer
4 91 (17.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 81 (15.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 79 (15.43%) Python Developer
7 75 (14.65%) Python Engineer
8 71 (13.87%) AWS Engineer
8 71 (13.87%) Software Engineer
9 68 (13.28%) Data Engineer
10 62 (12.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 54 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
11 54 (10.55%) Python Software Engineer
12 50 (9.77%) Node.js Developer
13 42 (8.20%) JavaScript Engineer
14 36 (7.03%) Architect
15 27 (5.27%) Java Developer
16 26 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
17 22 (4.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 19 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (38.28%) Web Services
2 182 (35.55%) React
3 132 (25.78%) Node.js
4 73 (14.26%) AngularJS
5 67 (13.09%) Vue.js
6 40 (7.81%) JSON
7 37 (7.23%) Kafka
8 26 (5.08%) REST
9 22 (4.30%) Elastic Stack
10 19 (3.71%) HTML
11 18 (3.52%) CSS
12 17 (3.32%) Lambda Expressions
13 16 (3.13%) .NET
14 15 (2.93%) RESTful
14 15 (2.93%) Spring
15 14 (2.73%) XML
16 13 (2.54%) Django
16 13 (2.54%) PySpark
17 9 (1.76%) JSON Schema
17 9 (1.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.30%) Derivative
1 63 (12.30%) Equities
1 63 (12.30%) Fixed Income
1 63 (12.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 48 (9.38%) Hedge funds
3 24 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.54%) Data Structures
4 13 (2.54%) User Experience
5 12 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.56%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.56%) Replication
7 7 (1.37%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.37%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (0.59%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.67%) Linux
2 22 (4.30%) Windows
3 10 (1.95%) CentOS
4 9 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.56%) Unix
6 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.78%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) Android
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.20%) VMS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (34.77%) Software Engineering
3 162 (31.64%) Asset Management
4 125 (24.41%) DevOps
5 105 (20.51%) Investment Management
6 97 (18.95%) ETL
7 51 (9.96%) Configuration Management
8 47 (9.18%) Microservices
9 43 (8.40%) Analytics
10 41 (8.01%) Unit Testing
11 40 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (7.62%) Migration
13 38 (7.42%) Data Integration
14 35 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (6.84%) Data Engineering
15 34 (6.64%) Data Modelling
16 31 (6.05%) Scrum
17 30 (5.86%) Problem-Solving
18 29 (5.66%) Release Management
19 28 (5.47%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 222 (43.36%) Python
2 190 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 167 (32.62%) TypeScript
4 148 (28.91%) SQL
5 138 (26.95%) Java
6 64 (12.50%) Kotlin
7 46 (8.98%) Scala
8 41 (8.01%) Bash Shell
9 22 (4.30%) Clojure
10 16 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.54%) R
12 11 (2.15%) PHP
13 10 (1.95%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.37%) Go
16 5 (0.98%) C#
16 5 (0.98%) Ruby
17 4 (0.78%) Java 8
18 3 (0.59%) Groovy
18 3 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (16.21%) Security Cleared
2 79 (15.43%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.66%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.17%) Degree
5 4 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.39%) GPEN
7 2 (0.39%) OSCP
7 2 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.88%) QA
2 8 (1.56%) GDPR
3 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) GxP
5 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.20%) IFRS
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) NIST
5 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 181 (35.35%) Docker
2 52 (10.16%) HDFS
3 6 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.20%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) iptables
5 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 188 (36.72%) Terraform
2 155 (30.27%) Kubernetes
3 80 (15.63%) Ansible
4 37 (7.23%) Puppet
5 34 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.76%) Grafana
6 9 (1.76%) Packer
6 9 (1.76%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.78%) Consul
8 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 4 (0.78%) Foglight
8 4 (0.78%) Kibana
9 3 (0.59%) Oozie
10 2 (0.39%) Istio
10 2 (0.39%) Nagios
10 2 (0.39%) Salt
11 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 68 (13.28%) Oracle
2 50 (9.77%) Cloudera
3 17 (3.32%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.34%) Informatica
5 10 (1.95%) Google
6 9 (1.76%) CheckPoint
7 8 (1.56%) Talend
8 7 (1.37%) Adobe
8 7 (1.37%) SAP
9 6 (1.17%) Splunk
9 6 (1.17%) Teradata
10 5 (0.98%) Cisco
10 5 (0.98%) Sage
10 5 (0.98%) Vertica
11 4 (0.78%) F5
11 4 (0.78%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.78%) Palo Alto
11 4 (0.78%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.78%) VMware
12 3 (0.59%) AppDynamics