Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 325 403 508
Rank change year-on-year +78 +105 +215
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 727 549 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.80% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.22% 3.28% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 400 258
England median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £375
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 22,582 16,761 11,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 24.73% 18.10% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,723 11,756 7,916
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £290 £291
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 209 150
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.63 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.04% -1.97% -12.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £58.75 £56.93
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.81 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -0.99% -12.20%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +45 425 £550 +4.76% 114
North of England +93 139 £525 +21.39% 23
Yorkshire +57 75 £525 +5.00% 5
South East +15 68 £513 +2.50% 22
North West +15 51 £450 +4.05% 15
Midlands +16 45 £488 -11.36% 11
East Midlands +30 30 £494 +3.95% 5
South West -55 25 £458 -6.15% 8
East of England +6 23 £475 -9.52% 8
North East +17 17 £513 -6.82% 3
West Midlands -31 12 £405 -26.36% 6
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 723 (99.45%) Amazon AWS
2 509 (70.01%) Amazon EC2
3 364 (50.07%) DevOps
4 334 (45.94%) Python
5 298 (40.99%) Serverless
6 283 (38.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 281 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
8 273 (37.55%) AWS Lambda
9 257 (35.35%) Amazon RDS
10 253 (34.80%) Jenkins
11 244 (33.56%) Linux
12 235 (32.32%) Docker
13 231 (31.77%) Terraform
14 206 (28.34%) Ansible
15 198 (27.24%) Web Services
16 196 (26.96%) Puppet
17 188 (25.86%) Java
18 170 (23.38%) SQL
19 158 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
20 150 (20.63%) Route 53
21 145 (19.94%) AWS CloudFormation
22 141 (19.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 138 (18.98%) Amazon Redshift
23 138 (18.98%) Amazon ELB
24 137 (18.84%) Git (software)
25 134 (18.43%) Kubernetes
26 129 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
27 126 (17.33%) MySQL
28 125 (17.19%) Amazon EMR
29 120 (16.51%) ETL

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 68 (9.35%) Confluence
2 64 (8.80%) Elasticsearch
3 58 (7.98%) Apache Spark
4 51 (7.02%) Apache
5 29 (3.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 26 (3.58%) Tomcat
7 20 (2.75%) Apache Solr
8 15 (2.06%) CMS
9 11 (1.51%) nginx
10 8 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
10 8 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (1.10%) IIS
11 7 (0.96%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.83%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.83%) JBoss
13 4 (0.55%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.55%) Luigi
14 3 (0.41%) Jetty
14 3 (0.41%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.28%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 723 (99.45%) Amazon AWS
2 509 (70.01%) Amazon EC2
3 298 (40.99%) Serverless
4 283 (38.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 273 (37.55%) AWS Lambda
6 150 (20.63%) Route 53
7 145 (19.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 141 (19.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 138 (18.98%) Amazon ELB
10 125 (17.19%) Amazon EMR
11 107 (14.72%) Amazon SQS
12 83 (11.42%) Amazon Kinesis
13 75 (10.32%) CloudFront
14 50 (6.88%) AWS CloudTrail
15 39 (5.36%) GitHub
16 38 (5.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 38 (5.23%) Amazon Glacier
17 37 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (4.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 31 (4.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.39%) DNS
2 55 (7.57%) Firewall
3 54 (7.43%) HTTP
4 51 (7.02%) VPN
5 44 (6.05%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.75%) SSL
7 13 (1.79%) ICMP
8 12 (1.65%) DHCP
9 10 (1.38%) SAN
10 8 (1.10%) IPsec
10 8 (1.10%) OpenVPN
10 8 (1.10%) SSH
11 6 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.55%) DMZ
12 4 (0.55%) Internet
12 4 (0.55%) LAN
12 4 (0.55%) WAN
12 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (35.35%) Amazon RDS
2 138 (18.98%) Amazon Redshift
3 126 (17.33%) MySQL
4 111 (15.27%) Big Data
5 110 (15.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 93 (12.79%) Hadoop
7 86 (11.83%) NoSQL
8 82 (11.28%) Apache Hive
9 81 (11.14%) MongoDB
10 68 (9.35%) SQL Server
11 66 (9.08%) PostgreSQL
12 63 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
13 60 (8.25%) Relational Database
14 54 (7.43%) Amazon Aurora
15 52 (7.15%) Apache Cassandra
16 48 (6.60%) Amazon Athena
17 40 (5.50%) Impala
18 38 (5.23%) Sqoop
19 35 (4.81%) Data Lake
20 28 (3.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 253 (34.80%) Jenkins
2 137 (18.84%) Git (software)
3 99 (13.62%) JIRA
4 79 (10.87%) GitLab
5 64 (8.80%) Maven
6 48 (6.60%) SonarQube
7 27 (3.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 26 (3.58%) Bitbucket
9 25 (3.44%) IntelliJ
10 23 (3.16%) Gradle
11 19 (2.61%) JUnit
12 18 (2.48%) Eclipse
13 14 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (1.51%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.38%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.38%) Checkstyle
15 10 (1.38%) Subversion
16 9 (1.24%) TeamCity
17 8 (1.10%) Cucumber
18 7 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 98 (13.48%) Finance
2 28 (3.85%) Retail
3 20 (2.75%) Publishing
4 18 (2.48%) Marketing
5 11 (1.51%) Banking
6 9 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (0.96%) Back Office
7 7 (0.96%) Front Office
7 7 (0.96%) Law
8 6 (0.83%) Billing
8 6 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.55%) Games
9 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Electronics
10 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (32.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 206 (28.34%) AWS Engineer
3 144 (19.81%) Developer
4 142 (19.53%) AWS DevOps
5 134 (18.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 84 (11.55%) Data Engineer
7 68 (9.35%) Architect
8 54 (7.43%) Cloud Engineer
9 43 (5.91%) AWS Developer
10 39 (5.36%) Platform Engineer
11 36 (4.95%) AWS Architect
12 27 (3.71%) Java Developer
13 26 (3.58%) Consultant
14 25 (3.44%) Operations Engineer
15 24 (3.30%) Cloud Architect
16 23 (3.16%) AWS Consultant
17 22 (3.03%) Senior Developer
18 20 (2.75%) Senior DevOps
19 18 (2.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 14 (1.93%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (27.24%) Web Services
2 72 (9.90%) Node.js
3 66 (9.08%) JSON
4 62 (8.53%) REST
5 61 (8.39%) Elastic Stack
6 49 (6.74%) Kafka
7 34 (4.68%) React
8 31 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 31 (4.26%) Spring
9 28 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
10 27 (3.71%) XML
11 26 (3.58%) SOAP
12 21 (2.89%) HTML
13 18 (2.48%) LAMP
14 17 (2.34%) RESTful
14 17 (2.34%) Spring Boot
15 16 (2.20%) Express
16 15 (2.06%) Apache NiFi
17 14 (1.93%) CSS
18 13 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (5.23%) Cloud Native
3 38 (5.23%) Public Cloud
4 32 (4.40%) Wiki
5 30 (4.13%) Fintech
6 21 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.93%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.51%) Clustering
12 10 (1.38%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.24%) Enterprise Cloud
13 9 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.24%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.10%) Replication
15 7 (0.96%) Equities
15 7 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 244 (33.56%) Linux
2 103 (14.17%) Unix
3 84 (11.55%) Windows
4 77 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (8.67%) CentOS
6 11 (1.51%) Debian
7 9 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.96%) Android
9 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.28%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (50.07%) DevOps
2 281 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
4 120 (16.51%) ETL
5 111 (15.27%) Migration
6 104 (14.31%) Configuration Management
6 104 (14.31%) Scrum
7 97 (13.34%) Test Automation
8 84 (11.55%) Microservices
9 80 (11.00%) Open Source
10 74 (10.18%) Analytics
11 60 (8.25%) TDD
12 53 (7.29%) Auto-Scaling
13 50 (6.88%) Computer Science
14 49 (6.74%) Data Analysis
15 48 (6.60%) Software Engineering
16 44 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (5.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
18 38 (5.23%) Data Modelling
19 37 (5.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 334 (45.94%) Python
2 188 (25.86%) Java
3 170 (23.38%) SQL
4 120 (16.51%) Bash Shell
5 77 (10.59%) JavaScript
6 70 (9.63%) Ruby
7 66 (9.08%) PowerShell
8 65 (8.94%) Scala
9 63 (8.67%) Shell Script
10 36 (4.95%) Java 8
11 35 (4.81%) Korn
12 28 (3.85%) Perl
13 18 (2.48%) ES6
14 17 (2.34%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.79%) R
16 12 (1.65%) C
17 11 (1.51%) PHP
18 9 (1.24%) Go
19 8 (1.10%) Groovy
20 5 (0.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 71 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 40 (5.50%) Degree
4 35 (4.81%) AWS Certification
5 22 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.83%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.41%) CISM
7 3 (0.41%) CISSP
7 3 (0.41%) MCSA
7 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.54%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.83%) GDPR
5 4 (0.55%) PMO
6 3 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 235 (32.32%) Docker
2 39 (5.36%) HDFS
3 25 (3.44%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.51%) Squid
6 9 (1.24%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.69%) Postfix
7 5 (0.69%) Snort
7 5 (0.69%) vCloud
7 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.41%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.41%) Xen
8 3 (0.41%) XenApp
9 2 (0.28%) Btrfs
9 2 (0.28%) Firmware
9 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) iptables
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 231 (31.77%) Terraform
2 206 (28.34%) Ansible
3 196 (26.96%) Puppet
4 158 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
5 134 (18.43%) Kubernetes
6 80 (11.00%) Packer
7 45 (6.19%) Prometheus
8 41 (5.64%) Grafana
9 40 (5.50%) Rancher
10 35 (4.81%) Hadoop YARN
11 34 (4.68%) Kibana
12 29 (3.99%) Mesos
13 23 (3.16%) logstash
14 21 (2.89%) Nagios
15 17 (2.34%) ZABBIX
16 15 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
17 11 (1.51%) Salt
18 8 (1.10%) Consul
18 8 (1.10%) HAProxy
18 8 (1.10%) Oozie
Vendors
1 63 (8.67%) Oracle
2 38 (5.23%) Cloudera
3 37 (5.09%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.68%) Adobe
5 31 (4.26%) Black Duck
6 27 (3.71%) Splunk
7 24 (3.30%) Tableau
8 20 (2.75%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.06%) IBM
9 15 (2.06%) VMware
10 12 (1.65%) Dynatrace
10 12 (1.65%) Hortonworks
10 12 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
10 12 (1.65%) New Relic
10 12 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.65%) SaltStack
10 12 (1.65%) Talend
11 10 (1.38%) hybris
12 8 (1.10%) Cisco
12 8 (1.10%) SAP