Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 141 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +126
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 19 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.65% 0.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.95% 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 0
Manchester median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
North West median daily rate £450 £443 £475
% change year-on-year +1.69% -6.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 384 368 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.07% 10.37% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 230 115
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £250 £263 £255
90th Percentile £600 £551 £538
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Manchester median hourly rate £24.50 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.48% -28.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.35 £12.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £126.98 £15.25 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.07% -44.00% +31.58%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Manchester

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Manchester

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Manchester

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 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
Salford - 6 £425 -
Altrincham - 2 £390 -
Amazon S3
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (89.47%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (73.68%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) DevOps
6 9 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (47.37%) JIRA
7 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (36.84%) GPG13
7 7 (36.84%) logstash
7 7 (36.84%) Kibana
7 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (36.84%) GitLab
7 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Software Architecture
7 7 (36.84%) RESTful
7 7 (36.84%) XML
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 6 (31.58%) Puppet
9 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (26.32%) Ansible
9 5 (26.32%) Docker
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) SQL

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (89.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (21.05%) CloudFront
5 3 (15.79%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (15.79%) Serverless
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Flink
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) GitLab
3 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
7 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Architect
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Software Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 7 (36.84%) RESTful
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (10.53%) Sinatra
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) Node.js
6 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (36.84%) Software Architecture
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Kibana
1 7 (36.84%) logstash
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 5 (26.32%) Ansible
4 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (15.79%) Terraform
6 2 (10.53%) Packer
7 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) New Relic
1 2 (10.53%) SaltStack