Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 553 734
Rank change year-on-year +100 +181 -72
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 445 324 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.85% 2.74% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 242 91
England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £313
90th Percentile £631 £588 £538
UK median daily rate £510 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.37% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 15641 11809 7097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.55% 12.00% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10930 8160 4811
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £270 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 169 113
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.61 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.99% -9.38% +20.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.20 £10.60
90th Percentile £60.00 £56.77 £39.80
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £21.64
% change year-on-year +2.45% -14.30% +20.22%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +93 313 £525 +1.94% 29
South East -7 40 £500 +8.11% 3
North of England +67 38 £450 +3.75% 2
North West +33 35 £450 - 1
South West -5 18 £413 -17.50% 3
East of England -11 17 £550 +42.86% 7
Midlands +32 16 £500 +25.00%
West Midlands +30 11 £500 +11.11%
East Midlands -1 5 £450 +13.21%
Yorkshire +27 3 £225 -33.33% 1
Amazon S3
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 444 (99.78%) Amazon AWS
2 320 (71.91%) Amazon EC2
3 258 (57.98%) DevOps
4 246 (55.28%) Linux
5 210 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
6 188 (42.25%) Docker
7 186 (41.80%) Python
8 172 (38.65%) Jenkins
9 169 (37.98%) Java
10 164 (36.85%) Amazon RDS
10 164 (36.85%) Terraform
11 145 (32.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 143 (32.13%) Puppet
13 133 (29.89%) Git (software)
14 128 (28.76%) Ansible
15 123 (27.64%) Configuration Management
16 122 (27.42%) Route 53
17 111 (24.94%) Serverless
18 104 (23.37%) AWS Lambda
18 104 (23.37%) AWS CloudFormation
19 96 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
20 95 (21.35%) Bash Shell
21 91 (20.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 88 (19.78%) Scrum
23 87 (19.55%) Web Services
24 84 (18.88%) Opscode Chef
25 83 (18.65%) Amazon ELB
26 75 (16.85%) Kubernetes
27 73 (16.40%) JIRA
28 71 (15.96%) TDD

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 71 (15.96%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (11.24%) Apache
2 50 (11.24%) Confluence
3 42 (9.44%) Tomcat
4 35 (7.87%) Apache Spark
5 26 (5.84%) nginx
6 14 (3.15%) SAS
7 10 (2.25%) Apache Airflow
8 8 (1.80%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.57%) IIS
10 6 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.35%) JBoss
10 6 (1.35%) Jetty
11 5 (1.12%) CMS
12 4 (0.90%) Luigi
12 4 (0.90%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.90%) WordPress
13 2 (0.45%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 444 (99.78%) Amazon AWS
2 320 (71.91%) Amazon EC2
3 145 (32.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 122 (27.42%) Route 53
5 111 (24.94%) Serverless
6 104 (23.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 104 (23.37%) AWS Lambda
7 91 (20.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 83 (18.65%) Amazon ELB
9 63 (14.16%) Amazon SQS
10 54 (12.13%) CloudFront
11 50 (11.24%) GitHub
12 49 (11.01%) Amazon EMR
13 39 (8.76%) Amazon Kinesis
14 32 (7.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 20 (4.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 20 (4.49%) PaaS
16 16 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
17 15 (3.37%) Amazon Glacier
18 12 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (13.71%) HTTP
2 33 (7.42%) SSL
3 24 (5.39%) SSH
4 20 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 20 (4.49%) VPN
5 16 (3.60%) DNS
6 15 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (3.15%) Firewall
7 14 (3.15%) OpenLDAP
7 14 (3.15%) OpenVPN
8 12 (2.70%) DSL
9 9 (2.02%) FTP
10 7 (1.57%) Network Security
11 6 (1.35%) Internet
11 6 (1.35%) SMTP
12 5 (1.12%) BGP
12 5 (1.12%) IPsec
12 5 (1.12%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.90%) Bluetooth
14 3 (0.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (36.85%) Amazon RDS
2 58 (13.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 57 (12.81%) NoSQL
4 55 (12.36%) MongoDB
5 54 (12.13%) MySQL
6 52 (11.69%) Big Data
6 52 (11.69%) Hadoop
7 48 (10.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 47 (10.56%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (8.09%) HBase
10 29 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (5.84%) SQL Server
12 19 (4.27%) Apache Hive
13 17 (3.82%) Relational Database
14 12 (2.70%) BigQuery
14 12 (2.70%) Flink
14 12 (2.70%) Impala
14 12 (2.70%) Redis
15 11 (2.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 172 (38.65%) Jenkins
2 133 (29.89%) Git (software)
3 73 (16.40%) JIRA
4 49 (11.01%) Maven
5 42 (9.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 33 (7.42%) GitLab
7 31 (6.97%) Artifactory
8 25 (5.62%) JUnit
8 25 (5.62%) Subversion
9 24 (5.39%) Bitbucket
9 24 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 21 (4.72%) SonarQube
11 14 (3.15%) Ant
11 14 (3.15%) Liquibase
12 12 (2.70%) IntelliJ
13 10 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.25%) Vagrant
14 8 (1.80%) Gradle
14 8 (1.80%) Selenium
14 8 (1.80%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (10.56%) Finance
2 14 (3.15%) Publishing
3 9 (2.02%) Games
3 9 (2.02%) Retail
4 8 (1.80%) Marketing
5 7 (1.57%) Banking
6 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.45%) Advertising
7 2 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 159 (35.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 131 (29.44%) AWS Engineer
3 119 (26.74%) Developer
4 91 (20.45%) AWS DevOps
5 80 (17.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 50 (11.24%) Cloud Engineer
6 50 (11.24%) Java Developer
7 29 (6.52%) Architect
8 24 (5.39%) Data Engineer
9 18 (4.04%) Consultant
9 18 (4.04%) Senior Developer
10 17 (3.82%) AWS Developer
11 15 (3.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 14 (3.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (2.92%) Big Data Engineer
13 13 (2.92%) ETL Developer
13 13 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
15 11 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (19.55%) Web Services
2 67 (15.06%) Node.js
3 65 (14.61%) Elastic Stack
4 56 (12.58%) REST
5 34 (7.64%) Spring
6 33 (7.42%) RESTful
7 30 (6.74%) JSON
7 30 (6.74%) React
8 26 (5.84%) Kafka
9 24 (5.39%) AngularJS
9 24 (5.39%) XML
10 23 (5.17%) HTML
11 21 (4.72%) CSS
12 17 (3.82%) HTML5
12 17 (3.82%) Spring Boot
13 16 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (3.37%) OAuth
15 14 (3.15%) MCollective
15 14 (3.15%) SAML
16 13 (2.92%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.29%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.70%) Fintech
4 12 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 10 (2.25%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.35%) Cloud Native
6 6 (1.35%) PKI
6 6 (1.35%) User Experience
7 5 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.12%) Semantic Web
8 4 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (0.90%) Social Media
8 4 (0.90%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 246 (55.28%) Linux
2 46 (10.34%) Unix
3 41 (9.21%) CentOS
4 28 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (5.39%) Windows
6 19 (4.27%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.35%) Android
8 5 (1.12%) Debian
9 3 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.67%) VMS
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.45%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (57.98%) DevOps
2 210 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (27.64%) Configuration Management
4 96 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (19.78%) Scrum
6 71 (15.96%) TDD
7 62 (13.93%) Microservices
8 48 (10.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 46 (10.34%) ETL
9 46 (10.34%) Kanban
10 43 (9.66%) Test Automation
11 41 (9.21%) Analytics
11 41 (9.21%) BDD
12 37 (8.31%) Continuous Deployment
13 31 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (6.74%) Load Balancing
14 30 (6.74%) Migration
15 28 (6.29%) Open Source
16 25 (5.62%) Software Engineering
17 22 (4.94%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 186 (41.80%) Python
2 169 (37.98%) Java
3 95 (21.35%) Bash Shell
4 71 (15.96%) SQL
5 70 (15.73%) Ruby
6 50 (11.24%) JavaScript
7 39 (8.76%) Shell Script
8 34 (7.64%) Scala
9 23 (5.17%) PHP
10 22 (4.94%) Groovy
11 15 (3.37%) Go
11 15 (3.37%) Perl
11 15 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.47%) R
13 10 (2.25%) C#
14 7 (1.57%) C
15 6 (1.35%) Clojure
16 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.90%) Jython
17 4 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 49 (11.01%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.04%) Degree
4 17 (3.82%) AWS Certification
5 8 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.22%) CEH
8 1 (0.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.22%) CISA
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) CRISC
8 1 (0.22%) GIAC
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.02%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) GPG13
3 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 188 (42.25%) Docker
2 19 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.15%) Postfix
3 14 (3.15%) Squid
3 14 (3.15%) vCloud
4 8 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.80%) HDFS
5 4 (0.90%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.45%) Firmware
7 2 (0.45%) NFS
7 2 (0.45%) vSphere
8 1 (0.22%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.22%) iptables
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
8 1 (0.22%) Samba
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 164 (36.85%) Terraform
2 143 (32.13%) Puppet
3 128 (28.76%) Ansible
4 84 (18.88%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (16.85%) Kubernetes
6 52 (11.69%) Kibana
7 45 (10.11%) logstash
8 26 (5.84%) Packer
9 23 (5.17%) ZABBIX
10 22 (4.94%) Grafana
10 22 (4.94%) Mesos
11 20 (4.49%) Rsyslog
12 17 (3.82%) Prometheus
13 15 (3.37%) Docker Swarm
14 14 (3.15%) Graphite
14 14 (3.15%) Rancher
14 14 (3.15%) Sysdig
15 12 (2.70%) Nagios
15 12 (2.70%) Salt
16 11 (2.47%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 22 (4.94%) VMware
2 18 (4.04%) Red Hat
3 16 (3.60%) Atlassian
4 15 (3.37%) Oracle
4 15 (3.37%) SaltStack
5 14 (3.15%) Cloudera
5 14 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (3.15%) Sonatype
5 14 (3.15%) Tableau
6 13 (2.92%) Splunk
7 12 (2.70%) Google
7 12 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.70%) New Relic
8 10 (2.25%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.80%) SAP
9 8 (1.80%) Talend
10 7 (1.57%) Adobe
10 7 (1.57%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.12%) Informatica
12 4 (0.90%) Dell