Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 239 346
Rank change year-on-year +47 +107 +183
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 339 924 730
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.15% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.14% 3.92% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 552 556
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £413
90th Percentile £702 £688 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £528 £525
% change year-on-year +4.17% +0.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -

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 8,190 23,583 21,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.92% 29.31% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,506 16,172 15,024
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £314 £300 £306
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 368 322
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.64% +20.68% -9.33%
10th Percentile £15.29 £13.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.45 £82.50 £63.89
Median hourly rate £34.50 £22.00 £18.13
% change year-on-year +56.82% +21.38% -9.38%

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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 -5 207 £550 - 70
North of England +70 47 £432 -13.60% 15
North West +49 36 £420 -20.00% 10
East of England +86 31 £600 -1.64% 8
South East +156 22 £500 +5.26% 8
South West +74 19 £525 -4.55% 5
North East +31 8 £495 - 3
Midlands +69 7 £475 -2.56% 8
West Midlands +33 5 £475 -2.56% 8
Yorkshire +68 3 £646 +43.61% 2
East Midlands +62 2 £525 +5.00%
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 337 (99.41%) AWS
2 219 (64.60%) Amazon EC2
3 181 (53.39%) Python
3 181 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (47.79%) Serverless
5 159 (46.90%) Java
6 157 (46.31%) AWS Lambda
7 153 (45.13%) DevOps
8 135 (39.82%) Amazon RDS
9 130 (38.35%) Jenkins
9 130 (38.35%) Terraform
10 122 (35.99%) Finance
11 121 (35.69%) Web Services
12 120 (35.40%) Software Engineering
13 113 (33.33%) Docker
14 109 (32.15%) Kubernetes
15 102 (30.09%) Amazon SQS
16 100 (29.50%) Front Office
17 99 (29.20%) Fixed Income
18 98 (28.91%) Asset Management
18 98 (28.91%) Derivative
19 97 (28.61%) Amazon Redshift
20 95 (28.02%) Equities
21 88 (25.96%) SQL
22 87 (25.66%) AWS CloudFormation
23 76 (22.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 74 (21.83%) JavaScript
24 74 (21.83%) Linux
25 73 (21.53%) OpenShift
26 69 (20.35%) 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 30 (8.85%) Apache
2 24 (7.08%) Apache Spark
3 17 (5.01%) Confluence
4 15 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.24%) Jupyter
6 5 (1.47%) SAS
7 4 (1.18%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.88%) CMS
8 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.88%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.59%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.29%) GemFire
10 1 (0.29%) IIS
10 1 (0.29%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 337 (99.41%) AWS
2 219 (64.60%) Amazon EC2
3 162 (47.79%) Serverless
4 157 (46.31%) AWS Lambda
5 102 (30.09%) Amazon SQS
6 87 (25.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 73 (21.53%) OpenShift
8 68 (20.06%) Amazon ECS
9 50 (14.75%) Azure
10 46 (13.57%) Route 53
11 41 (12.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 37 (10.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 29 (8.55%) Amazon EMR
14 24 (7.08%) Amazon ELB
15 22 (6.49%) GitHub
16 18 (5.31%) Amazon EKS
17 15 (4.42%) Amazon Cognito
17 15 (4.42%) AWS CloudTrail
17 15 (4.42%) AWS Step Functions
18 14 (4.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.13%) Firewall
2 9 (2.65%) Skype
3 6 (1.77%) DNS
4 4 (1.18%) VPN
5 3 (0.88%) DHCP
5 3 (0.88%) X.509
6 2 (0.59%) DSL
7 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (39.82%) Amazon RDS
2 97 (28.61%) Amazon Redshift
3 76 (22.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 46 (13.57%) MySQL
5 41 (12.09%) Relational Database
6 34 (10.03%) Apache Hive
7 28 (8.26%) Amazon Aurora
7 28 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (7.96%) Hadoop
9 26 (7.67%) Pentaho
10 24 (7.08%) NoSQL
11 23 (6.78%) MongoDB
12 22 (6.49%) Impala
13 21 (6.19%) Big Data
14 20 (5.90%) Data Lake
15 17 (5.01%) Amazon Athena
16 15 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (3.24%) Power BI
18 10 (2.95%) SQL Server
19 8 (2.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 130 (38.35%) Jenkins
2 69 (20.35%) Git (software)
3 55 (16.22%) Artifactory
4 37 (10.91%) RStudio
5 18 (5.31%) JIRA
6 14 (4.13%) GitLab
7 10 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.65%) Bitbucket
8 9 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.77%) Spinnaker
10 5 (1.47%) Maven
10 5 (1.47%) Mocha
11 4 (1.18%) Grunt
11 4 (1.18%) JUnit
11 4 (1.18%) Postman
11 4 (1.18%) webpack
12 3 (0.88%) Snyk
12 3 (0.88%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.88%) Terragrunt
12 3 (0.88%) Trac
General
1 122 (35.99%) Finance
2 100 (29.50%) Front Office
3 33 (9.73%) Banking
4 27 (7.96%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.19%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.77%) Legal
8 5 (1.47%) Games
9 4 (1.18%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Retail
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (39.82%) Developer
2 80 (23.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 72 (21.24%) AWS Engineer
4 58 (17.11%) Python Engineer
5 56 (16.52%) AWS DevOps
6 51 (15.04%) Python Developer
7 47 (13.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 45 (13.27%) Software Engineer
9 43 (12.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 39 (11.50%) AWS Developer
11 34 (10.03%) Java Developer
12 33 (9.73%) Data Engineer
13 27 (7.96%) Python Software Engineer
14 24 (7.08%) Java Software Developer
15 22 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (6.49%) Lead Developer
15 22 (6.49%) Lead Java Developer
15 22 (6.49%) Lead Software Developer
16 20 (5.90%) Java Engineer
16 20 (5.90%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (35.69%) Web Services
2 61 (17.99%) React
3 57 (16.81%) AngularJS
4 45 (13.27%) Vue.js
5 44 (12.98%) J2EE
5 44 (12.98%) J2SE
6 24 (7.08%) REST
6 24 (7.08%) RESTful
7 22 (6.49%) .NET
8 17 (5.01%) JSON
9 15 (4.42%) Kafka
9 15 (4.42%) Node.js
10 12 (3.54%) Backbone.js
10 12 (3.54%) SOAP
11 10 (2.95%) CSS
11 10 (2.95%) HTML
12 9 (2.65%) Spring
13 8 (2.36%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (2.36%) Spring Boot
14 7 (2.06%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 99 (29.20%) Fixed Income
2 98 (28.91%) Derivative
3 95 (28.02%) Equities
4 45 (13.27%) Hedge funds
5 43 (12.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (4.42%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (4.13%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.24%) Cloud Native
9 9 (2.65%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.36%) PKI
11 7 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (2.06%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.47%) User Experience
13 3 (0.88%) Blog
13 3 (0.88%) Cyberattack
13 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.88%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.83%) Linux
2 23 (6.78%) Windows
3 19 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (3.24%) CentOS
5 9 (2.65%) Unix
6 7 (2.06%) Debian
7 5 (1.47%) Android
7 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.88%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (45.13%) DevOps
3 120 (35.40%) Software Engineering
4 98 (28.91%) Asset Management
5 65 (19.17%) Deployment Automation
5 65 (19.17%) ETL
6 60 (17.70%) Decision-Making
7 45 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (13.27%) Microservices
8 40 (11.80%) Configuration Management
9 37 (10.91%) Scrum
10 36 (10.62%) Infrastructure Automation
11 34 (10.03%) Analytics
11 34 (10.03%) Investment Management
12 31 (9.14%) Unit Testing
13 30 (8.85%) Infrastructure as Code
14 29 (8.55%) Migration
15 24 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (6.78%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (53.39%) Python
2 159 (46.90%) Java
3 88 (25.96%) SQL
4 74 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 47 (13.86%) Kotlin
6 37 (10.91%) R
7 33 (9.73%) Bash Shell
8 22 (6.49%) C#
9 20 (5.90%) TypeScript
10 14 (4.13%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.83%) Java 8
12 11 (3.24%) Ruby
12 11 (3.24%) Scala
13 9 (2.65%) PHP
14 7 (2.06%) Go
15 6 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.47%) Perl
17 4 (1.18%) C++
17 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.09%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.37%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.06%) Degree
6 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.88%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.59%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.59%) CISM
8 2 (0.59%) CISSP
8 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.59%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) NCSC
1 7 (2.06%) QA
2 6 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.47%) GDPR
3 5 (1.47%) GxP
4 3 (0.88%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 113 (33.33%) Docker
2 22 (6.49%) HDFS
3 16 (4.72%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.88%) Gluster
4 3 (0.88%) NFS
4 3 (0.88%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.88%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 130 (38.35%) Terraform
2 109 (32.15%) Kubernetes
3 67 (19.76%) Ansible
4 28 (8.26%) Puppet
5 21 (6.19%) Packer
6 17 (5.01%) Prometheus
7 10 (2.95%) Grafana
7 10 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.36%) Consul
9 6 (1.77%) PingFederate
9 6 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.18%) Kibana
11 3 (0.88%) Graylog
11 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.88%) Nagios
11 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.29%) Graphite
Vendors
1 43 (12.68%) Oracle
2 32 (9.44%) Talend
3 26 (7.67%) Cloudera
4 19 (5.60%) Informatica
5 14 (4.13%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.83%) Splunk
7 11 (3.24%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.36%) Tableau
9 7 (2.06%) Google
9 7 (2.06%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.77%) SAP
10 6 (1.77%) Zscaler
11 4 (1.18%) Adobe
11 4 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.18%) Vertica
11 4 (1.18%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.88%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.88%) ForgeRock
12 3 (0.88%) MicroStrategy