Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 217 220 243
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 +138
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 707 408 992
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.25% 1.21% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.57% 3.86% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 337 597
10th Percentile £425 £436 £400
25th Percentile £475 £500 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £530
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +3.77% -3.64%
75th Percentile £638 £638 £600
90th Percentile £713 £703 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £31.25
UK median hourly rate £52.25 - £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 19,826 10,561 24,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.03% 31.39% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,219 7,596 17,104
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
25th Percentile £419 £413 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £606 £600 £588
90th Percentile £694 £688 £660
UK median daily rate £515 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 144 295
10th Percentile £11.55 £13.25 £12.66
25th Percentile £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £39.50 £36.63 £40.00
90th Percentile £65.05 £54.63 £58.80
UK median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.25% -2.44% +16.88%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +43 525 £525 -4.55% 85
North of England -61 38 £500 -13.04% 35
South East -41 36 £554 +10.80% 19
North West -23 28 £500 -4.76% 21
Midlands -13 25 £475 -18.63% 8
West Midlands -15 24 £475 -18.63% 7
South West -19 20 £475 -9.52% 6
East of England -39 9 £483 -19.58% 10
North East -13 5 £475 -45.71% 3
Yorkshire -41 5 £519 -17.00% 11
East Midlands - 1 £586 - 1
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 691 (97.74%) AWS
2 476 (67.33%) Serverless
3 458 (64.78%) AWS Lambda
4 368 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
5 323 (45.69%) Terraform
6 314 (44.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 297 (42.01%) Docker
8 283 (40.03%) Amazon RDS
9 280 (39.60%) Amazon SQS
10 270 (38.19%) Software Engineering
11 267 (37.77%) Web Services
12 266 (37.62%) React
13 264 (37.34%) Kubernetes
14 257 (36.35%) JavaScript
14 257 (36.35%) Finance
15 246 (34.79%) Python
16 239 (33.80%) TypeScript
17 238 (33.66%) Amazon EC2
18 231 (32.67%) Node.js
19 220 (31.12%) AWS Step Functions
20 210 (29.70%) Asset Management
21 208 (29.42%) Front Office
22 185 (26.17%) Java
23 178 (25.18%) Investment Management
24 175 (24.75%) Material-UI
25 150 (21.22%) SQL
26 140 (19.80%) DevOps
27 104 (14.71%) Jenkins
28 103 (14.57%) AWS CloudFormation
29 92 (13.01%) Git (software)

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 60 (8.49%) Apache Spark
2 46 (6.51%) Apache Airflow
3 34 (4.81%) Apache
3 34 (4.81%) Confluence
4 22 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.13%) Jupyter
5 8 (1.13%) nginx
6 7 (0.99%) Luigi
6 7 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.71%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.71%) SAS
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.14%) CMS
10 1 (0.14%) IIS
10 1 (0.14%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.42%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) SPSS
3 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 691 (97.74%) AWS
2 476 (67.33%) Serverless
3 458 (64.78%) AWS Lambda
4 280 (39.60%) Amazon SQS
5 238 (33.66%) Amazon EC2
6 220 (31.12%) AWS Step Functions
7 103 (14.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 81 (11.46%) Azure
9 79 (11.17%) Amazon ECS
10 74 (10.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 72 (10.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 64 (9.05%) Route 53
13 61 (8.63%) Amazon EKS
14 51 (7.21%) Amazon EMR
15 48 (6.79%) CloudFront
16 40 (5.66%) GitHub
17 38 (5.37%) Amazon Kinesis
18 37 (5.23%) GCP
19 34 (4.81%) AWS CodePipeline
20 30 (4.24%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.39%) DNS
2 13 (1.84%) SSL
3 9 (1.27%) Internet
3 9 (1.27%) VPN
4 8 (1.13%) HTTP
5 6 (0.85%) DHCP
6 4 (0.57%) VoIP
7 3 (0.42%) DSL
7 3 (0.42%) Firewall
7 3 (0.42%) FTP
7 3 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.28%) MQTT
9 1 (0.14%) IPsec
9 1 (0.14%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.14%) Skype
9 1 (0.14%) VLAN
9 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (44.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 283 (40.03%) Amazon RDS
3 75 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (10.18%) Amazon Redshift
5 65 (9.19%) Amazon Athena
6 59 (8.35%) Big Data
7 56 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (6.93%) Hadoop
9 46 (6.51%) Data Lake
10 45 (6.36%) MySQL
11 39 (5.52%) SQL Server
12 38 (5.37%) Relational Database
13 33 (4.67%) Apache Hive
14 26 (3.68%) NoSQL
15 24 (3.39%) Oracle Database
16 19 (2.69%) Pentaho
16 19 (2.69%) Tableau
17 18 (2.55%) Impala
17 18 (2.55%) Metadata
18 17 (2.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 104 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 92 (13.01%) Git (software)
3 56 (7.92%) JIRA
4 32 (4.53%) JUnit
5 28 (3.96%) Maven
6 22 (3.11%) webpack
7 19 (2.69%) Cucumber
7 19 (2.69%) SonarQube
8 16 (2.26%) GitLab
9 15 (2.12%) Bitbucket
10 13 (1.84%) Selenium
11 12 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.41%) Mockito
13 9 (1.27%) EasyMock
13 9 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (1.27%) TestNG
14 7 (0.99%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.99%) RStudio
14 7 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 257 (36.35%) Finance
2 208 (29.42%) Front Office
3 79 (11.17%) Social Skills
4 36 (5.09%) Public Sector
5 23 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.13%) Banking
7 7 (0.99%) Law
7 7 (0.99%) Music Industry
8 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.85%) Legal
8 6 (0.85%) Marketing
9 4 (0.57%) Avionics
9 4 (0.57%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (0.57%) Retail
10 3 (0.42%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (0.42%) Games
10 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 303 (42.86%) Developer
2 181 (25.60%) AWS Developer
3 169 (23.90%) AWS Engineer
4 153 (21.64%) React Developer
5 109 (15.42%) Software Engineer
6 104 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 99 (14.00%) Data Engineer
8 87 (12.31%) Full Stack Developer
9 74 (10.47%) Node.js Developer
10 67 (9.48%) DevOps Engineer
11 64 (9.05%) Architect
12 59 (8.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 54 (7.64%) Java Developer
13 54 (7.64%) Python Engineer
14 47 (6.65%) JavaScript Engineer
15 41 (5.80%) AWS Architect
16 38 (5.37%) Python Developer
17 37 (5.23%) AWS Software Engineer
18 35 (4.95%) AWS DevOps
19 33 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (37.77%) Web Services
2 266 (37.62%) React
3 231 (32.67%) Node.js
4 175 (24.75%) Material-UI
5 54 (7.64%) AngularJS
6 53 (7.50%) Kafka
7 49 (6.93%) JSON
8 43 (6.08%) REST
9 42 (5.94%) RESTful
10 39 (5.52%) Spring
11 34 (4.81%) Vue.js
12 30 (4.24%) CSS
13 28 (3.96%) .NET
14 27 (3.82%) GraphQL
15 25 (3.54%) Spring Boot
16 21 (2.97%) PySpark
17 20 (2.83%) Elastic Stack
18 18 (2.55%) Lambda Expressions
19 17 (2.40%) HTML
19 17 (2.40%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.95%) Derivative
2 34 (4.81%) Equities
2 34 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (4.67%) Fixed Income
4 21 (2.97%) Public Cloud
5 17 (2.40%) Cloud Native
6 14 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 13 (1.84%) Legacy Applications
8 12 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.13%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (0.85%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.85%) Replication
14 5 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.33%) Linux
2 44 (6.22%) Windows
3 21 (2.97%) Unix
4 13 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.71%) Android
7 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.57%) CentOS
8 4 (0.57%) Debian
9 3 (0.42%) VMS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (38.19%) Software Engineering
3 210 (29.70%) Asset Management
4 178 (25.18%) Investment Management
5 140 (19.80%) DevOps
6 87 (12.31%) ETL
7 76 (10.75%) Microservices
8 75 (10.61%) Analytics
9 58 (8.20%) Data Pipeline
10 55 (7.78%) Infrastructure as Code
11 40 (5.66%) Data Engineering
12 39 (5.52%) Migration
13 38 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (5.23%) Test Automation
15 36 (5.09%) Scrum
16 33 (4.67%) Computer Science
17 32 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (4.38%) Data Modelling
18 31 (4.38%) TDD
18 31 (4.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 257 (36.35%) JavaScript
2 246 (34.79%) Python
3 239 (33.80%) TypeScript
4 185 (26.17%) Java
5 150 (21.22%) SQL
6 48 (6.79%) Scala
7 36 (5.09%) Kotlin
8 31 (4.38%) Java 8
9 26 (3.68%) Bash Shell
10 23 (3.25%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.97%) PowerShell
12 18 (2.55%) C#
12 18 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.84%) C++
13 13 (1.84%) Go
14 11 (1.56%) PHP
15 10 (1.41%) R
16 9 (1.27%) Groovy
17 8 (1.13%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 64 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 55 (7.78%) AWS Certification
2 55 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.09%) Degree
4 22 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.99%) CISSP
7 4 (0.57%) CISA
8 3 (0.42%) CISM
8 3 (0.42%) CRISC
8 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.28%) ISEB
9 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.28%) PhD
9 2 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.54%) Data Quality
2 24 (3.39%) QA
3 9 (1.27%) GDPR
4 7 (0.99%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) IFRS
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 297 (42.01%) Docker
2 23 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.69%) HDFS
4 3 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 323 (45.69%) Terraform
2 264 (37.34%) Kubernetes
3 61 (8.63%) Ansible
4 22 (3.11%) Puppet
5 15 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.84%) Packer
7 12 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (1.41%) Oozie
9 9 (1.27%) Grafana
10 5 (0.71%) Bosun
10 5 (0.71%) VictorOps
11 4 (0.57%) Nagios
12 3 (0.42%) Istio
12 3 (0.42%) Kibana
12 3 (0.42%) logstash
12 3 (0.42%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.28%) Prometheus
14 1 (0.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 1 (0.14%) Graylog
14 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 53 (7.50%) Oracle
2 35 (4.95%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.81%) Cloudera
4 27 (3.82%) Google
5 22 (3.11%) Informatica
6 19 (2.69%) Databricks
7 18 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (2.55%) SAP
8 10 (1.41%) CA
9 8 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.85%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.85%) Splunk
11 5 (0.71%) Hortonworks
11 5 (0.71%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.71%) Netezza
11 5 (0.71%) Teradata
11 5 (0.71%) VMware
12 4 (0.57%) Adobe
13 3 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.42%) Talend