The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 30 March 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)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.099% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 4.81% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £387 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.35% -5.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £410
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 85 104 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.37% 7.23% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 71 51
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £655 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +230.57% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Leeds

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
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