Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 198 242 274
Rank change year-on-year +44 +32 +114
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 610 491 867
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.34% 1.11% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.87% 3.58% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 389 511
10th Percentile £425 £434 £400
25th Percentile £488 £500 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £528
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.17% +0.57%
75th Percentile £638 £640 £600
90th Percentile £713 £713 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £31.25
UK median hourly rate £33.75 - £31.25

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 15,761 13,718 23,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.61% 30.96% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,390 9,767 16,768
10th Percentile £315 £300 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £599 £600 £588
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 214 235
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.66 £11.00
25th Percentile £14.26 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £18.75
Median % change year-on-year +5.25% +6.67% -1.03%
75th Percentile £40.00 £39.31 £33.89
90th Percentile £61.70 £55.88 £49.93
UK median hourly rate £21.86 £20.00 £18.73
% change year-on-year +9.30% +6.81% +6.91%

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 May 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 18 May 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 +54 460 £525 -4.55% 86
North of England -18 40 £500 -13.04% 22
South East +1 37 £475 -9.52% 14
North West +6 29 £450 -14.29% 11
Midlands +21 25 £425 -8.11% 12
West Midlands +17 19 £514 +11.08% 10
South West +18 11 £438 -20.45% 11
East of England +5 7 £400 -33.33% 8
Yorkshire -3 6 £563 -8.16% 5
East Midlands - 6 £425 - 2
North East +6 5 £475 -47.22% 6
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 591 (96.89%) AWS
2 405 (66.39%) Serverless
3 391 (64.10%) AWS Lambda
4 344 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
5 297 (48.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 277 (45.41%) Terraform
7 276 (45.25%) Amazon RDS
8 266 (43.61%) Docker
9 246 (40.33%) Amazon SQS
10 242 (39.67%) Web Services
11 240 (39.34%) JavaScript
12 239 (39.18%) Finance
13 238 (39.02%) React
14 230 (37.70%) Software Engineering
15 229 (37.54%) Kubernetes
16 228 (37.38%) TypeScript
17 218 (35.74%) Python
18 213 (34.92%) Node.js
19 200 (32.79%) AWS Step Functions
19 200 (32.79%) Front Office
20 198 (32.46%) Asset Management
21 180 (29.51%) Amazon EC2
22 171 (28.03%) Investment Management
23 135 (22.13%) SQL
24 126 (20.66%) Java
25 124 (20.33%) DevOps
26 94 (15.41%) ETL
27 82 (13.44%) Jenkins
28 81 (13.28%) AWS CloudFormation
29 78 (12.79%) Analytics

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 62 (10.16%) Apache Spark
2 39 (6.39%) Confluence
3 34 (5.57%) Apache
4 33 (5.41%) Apache Airflow
5 13 (2.13%) SAS
6 11 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.82%) Luigi
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.66%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.33%) CMS
10 2 (0.33%) nginx
10 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
11 1 (0.16%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) SPSS
3 1 (0.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Maximo
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 591 (96.89%) AWS
2 405 (66.39%) Serverless
3 391 (64.10%) AWS Lambda
4 246 (40.33%) Amazon SQS
5 200 (32.79%) AWS Step Functions
6 180 (29.51%) Amazon EC2
7 81 (13.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 65 (10.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 60 (9.84%) Amazon ECS
10 57 (9.34%) Amazon EMR
11 56 (9.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 55 (9.02%) Azure
13 47 (7.70%) CloudFront
14 44 (7.21%) Amazon EKS
15 36 (5.90%) Amazon Kinesis
16 35 (5.74%) Route 53
17 31 (5.08%) GitHub
18 30 (4.92%) AWS CodePipeline
19 22 (3.61%) Amazon Cognito
19 22 (3.61%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.46%) DNS
2 7 (1.15%) HTTP
2 7 (1.15%) Internet
2 7 (1.15%) VPN
3 6 (0.98%) SSL
4 5 (0.82%) Firewall
5 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.49%) Network Security
5 3 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.33%) DHCP
6 2 (0.33%) DSL
6 2 (0.33%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) MQTT
7 1 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (48.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 276 (45.25%) Amazon RDS
3 74 (12.13%) Amazon Redshift
4 66 (10.82%) Amazon Athena
5 60 (9.84%) Big Data
5 60 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
6 54 (8.85%) Hadoop
7 53 (8.69%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (7.38%) MySQL
9 37 (6.07%) Apache Hive
9 37 (6.07%) Relational Database
10 35 (5.74%) NoSQL
11 34 (5.57%) SQL Server
12 32 (5.25%) Tableau
13 31 (5.08%) Data Lake
14 28 (4.59%) Snowflake Schema
15 24 (3.93%) Star Schema
16 22 (3.61%) Impala
17 20 (3.28%) Oracle Database
18 19 (3.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (13.44%) Jenkins
2 76 (12.46%) Git (software)
3 49 (8.03%) JIRA
4 24 (3.93%) JUnit
5 16 (2.62%) Maven
5 16 (2.62%) SonarQube
6 13 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (1.97%) Mockito
8 11 (1.80%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.80%) CircleCI
8 11 (1.80%) GitLab
9 10 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.64%) Selenium
10 9 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (1.31%) webpack
12 6 (0.98%) EasyMock
12 6 (0.98%) REST Assured
12 6 (0.98%) TestNG
13 5 (0.82%) RStudio
General
1 239 (39.18%) Finance
2 200 (32.79%) Front Office
3 57 (9.34%) Social Skills
4 29 (4.75%) Public Sector
5 18 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (0.98%) Banking
6 6 (0.98%) Games
7 5 (0.82%) Law
7 5 (0.82%) Marketing
8 4 (0.66%) Retail
9 3 (0.49%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (0.49%) Legal
9 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.33%) Public Speaking
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 311 (50.98%) Developer
2 212 (34.75%) AWS Developer
3 173 (28.36%) React Developer
4 119 (19.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 115 (18.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 113 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
7 100 (16.39%) Data Engineer
8 92 (15.08%) Node.js Developer
9 54 (8.85%) Architect
10 52 (8.52%) Python Engineer
11 48 (7.87%) Python Developer
12 43 (7.05%) DevOps Engineer
13 41 (6.72%) Software Engineer
14 33 (5.41%) AWS Architect
15 32 (5.25%) Java Developer
16 25 (4.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 25 (4.10%) Python Software Engineer
17 23 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
17 23 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
18 22 (3.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (39.67%) Web Services
2 238 (39.02%) React
3 213 (34.92%) Node.js
4 56 (9.18%) Kafka
5 49 (8.03%) JSON
6 45 (7.38%) AngularJS
7 34 (5.57%) REST
8 29 (4.75%) Spring
9 28 (4.59%) Vue.js
10 24 (3.93%) Lambda Expressions
11 21 (3.44%) PySpark
12 20 (3.28%) CSS
12 20 (3.28%) Spring Boot
13 19 (3.11%) .NET
13 19 (3.11%) HTML
14 18 (2.95%) Elastic Stack
14 18 (2.95%) RESTful
15 14 (2.30%) Django
16 13 (2.13%) GraphQL
17 12 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.26%) Equities
1 26 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (4.10%) Derivative
2 25 (4.10%) Fixed Income
3 19 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.95%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.79%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.31%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.15%) Replication
10 6 (0.98%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.98%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.98%) NHS
10 6 (0.98%) User Experience
11 4 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.85%) Linux
2 38 (6.23%) Windows
3 10 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.82%) Unix
6 4 (0.66%) CentOS
7 3 (0.49%) Android
7 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (37.70%) Software Engineering
3 198 (32.46%) Asset Management
4 171 (28.03%) Investment Management
5 124 (20.33%) DevOps
6 94 (15.41%) ETL
7 78 (12.79%) Analytics
8 66 (10.82%) Microservices
9 49 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (7.54%) Data Engineering
11 43 (7.05%) Data Pipeline
12 37 (6.07%) Migration
13 36 (5.90%) Unit Testing
14 35 (5.74%) Data Science
15 34 (5.57%) Data Integration
16 33 (5.41%) Infrastructure as Code
17 31 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (4.75%) Data Analytics
18 29 (4.75%) Scrum
19 28 (4.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (39.34%) JavaScript
2 228 (37.38%) TypeScript
3 218 (35.74%) Python
4 135 (22.13%) SQL
5 126 (20.66%) Java
6 45 (7.38%) Scala
7 26 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 26 (4.26%) Kotlin
8 20 (3.28%) Java 8
9 19 (3.11%) PL/SQL
10 17 (2.79%) R
11 16 (2.62%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.80%) C++
14 10 (1.64%) Go
15 9 (1.48%) C#
16 5 (0.82%) Clojure
16 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.66%) Groovy
17 4 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 57 (9.34%) SC Cleared
3 52 (8.52%) AWS Certification
4 17 (2.79%) Degree
5 10 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.82%) CISSP
8 4 (0.66%) CISM
9 2 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.33%) PhD
9 2 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.16%) CISA
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.95%) QA
2 12 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.82%) GDPR
3 5 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.33%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 266 (43.61%) Docker
2 25 (4.10%) HDFS
3 11 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 277 (45.41%) Terraform
2 229 (37.54%) Kubernetes
3 57 (9.34%) Ansible
4 29 (4.75%) Puppet
5 28 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.48%) Packer
7 8 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (1.15%) Oozie
9 6 (0.98%) Grafana
9 6 (0.98%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.66%) Nagios
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.16%) Istio
12 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 58 (9.51%) Oracle
2 33 (5.41%) Cloudera
3 29 (4.75%) Microsoft
4 22 (3.61%) Informatica
5 21 (3.44%) Google
6 13 (2.13%) SAP
7 9 (1.48%) Adobe
8 8 (1.31%) Teradata
9 7 (1.15%) Databricks
10 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.82%) Talend
11 4 (0.66%) Splunk
12 3 (0.49%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.49%) CloudEndure
12 3 (0.49%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.49%) Netezza
12 3 (0.49%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.49%) Vertica
12 3 (0.49%) VMware
13 2 (0.33%) Workday