Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 February 2019 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)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 322 324
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 +47
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 68 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.84% 1.73% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 24
South East median daily rate £513 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.59% -3.95%
10th Percentile £468 £375 £379
90th Percentile £663 £575 £496
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,700 3,117 1,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.12% 18.53% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,324 1,910 1,129
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £286 £300 £263
90th Percentile £619 £590 £613
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 44 33
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.35% -4.21%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.08 £13.25
90th Percentile £64.88 £45.00 £54.15
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the South East

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the South East

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the South East

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Thames Valley +17 38 £500 - 8
Berkshire +8 28 £500 -4.76% 3
Surrey +13 15 £516 +14.72% 4
Oxfordshire +17 8 £410 -13.68% 4
Hampshire -21 7 £600 +9.09% 2
West Sussex -9 3 £650 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £500 -4.76% 1
East Sussex -9 2 £625 +23.03% 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 68 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (58.82%) Amazon EC2
2 40 (58.82%) AWS Lambda
2 40 (58.82%) Serverless
3 37 (54.41%) Git (software)
3 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.06%) DevOps
5 31 (45.59%) Web Services
6 30 (44.12%) Amazon SQS
6 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
7 29 (42.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 28 (41.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 28 (41.18%) Java
9 25 (36.76%) Maven
9 25 (36.76%) Elasticsearch
9 25 (36.76%) CloudFront
10 22 (32.35%) Java 8
11 21 (30.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 21 (30.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 21 (30.88%) React
11 21 (30.88%) Adobe
11 21 (30.88%) Python
11 21 (30.88%) IntelliJ
12 20 (29.41%) Linux
12 20 (29.41%) Scrum
12 20 (29.41%) Docker
13 19 (27.94%) JSON
14 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
15 17 (25.00%) JIRA
15 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (36.76%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (30.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (17.65%) CMS
4 11 (16.18%) Confluence
5 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark
6 9 (13.24%) Apache Solr
7 7 (10.29%) JBoss
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (2.94%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (2.94%) IBM Domino
9 2 (2.94%) Luigi
9 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.47%) ColdFusion
10 1 (1.47%) Jupyter
10 1 (1.47%) nginx
10 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 68 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (58.82%) Amazon EC2
2 40 (58.82%) AWS Lambda
2 40 (58.82%) Serverless
3 30 (44.12%) Amazon SQS
4 29 (42.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 25 (36.76%) CloudFront
6 21 (30.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 16 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (20.59%) Amazon Kinesis
9 9 (13.24%) Amazon EMR
9 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (11.76%) OpenShift
10 8 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (10.29%) PaaS
12 6 (8.82%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (8.82%) Route 53
13 5 (7.35%) GitHub
13 5 (7.35%) IaaS
13 5 (7.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) VPN
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.41%) DSL
3 3 (4.41%) SSL
4 2 (2.94%) HTTP
4 2 (2.94%) MQTT
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.47%) DMZ
5 1 (1.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (16.18%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (16.18%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (16.18%) Big Data
3 10 (14.71%) MySQL
4 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
5 8 (11.76%) Amazon Athena
6 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.94%) Azkaban
9 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 37 (54.41%) Git (software)
2 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
3 25 (36.76%) Maven
4 21 (30.88%) IntelliJ
5 17 (25.00%) JIRA
6 12 (17.65%) Gradle
7 9 (13.24%) Checkstyle
7 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
7 9 (13.24%) JUnit
7 9 (13.24%) Mercurial
7 9 (13.24%) SonarQube
8 7 (10.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.41%) GitLab
10 3 (4.41%) gulp
10 3 (4.41%) Protractor
10 3 (4.41%) Selenium
10 3 (4.41%) Subversion
11 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
1 2 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Data Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Workday Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Backend Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.41%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Python Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (2.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) React
3 19 (27.94%) JSON
4 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
5 12 (17.65%) JSR 170
5 12 (17.65%) Kafka
6 9 (13.24%) JSF
6 9 (13.24%) Node.js
6 9 (13.24%) REST
6 9 (13.24%) Spring
6 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
6 9 (13.24%) Struts
7 6 (8.82%) Spark Streaming
8 4 (5.88%) XML
9 3 (4.41%) Vue.js
9 3 (4.41%) WireMock
10 2 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.94%) HTML
10 2 (2.94%) JMS
10 2 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
1 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (2.94%) Life Science
1 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.47%) Clustering
2 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) CentOS
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) DevOps
3 20 (29.41%) Scrum
4 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (19.12%) Coaching
5 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (19.12%) User Stories
6 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 11 (16.18%) Kanban
7 11 (16.18%) TDD
7 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.24%) BDD
8 9 (13.24%) Content Management
8 9 (13.24%) Microservices
8 9 (13.24%) MVC
8 9 (13.24%) Pair Programming
8 9 (13.24%) SOA
9 7 (10.29%) Migration
9 7 (10.29%) Sprint Planning
10 6 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) Java 8
3 21 (30.88%) Python
4 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.18%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.41%) Groovy
8 3 (4.41%) Korn
9 2 (2.94%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) Perl
9 2 (2.94%) Scala
9 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Docker
2 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.47%) Snort
5 1 (1.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Ansible
1 15 (22.06%) Kubernetes
2 11 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (14.71%) Terraform
4 5 (7.35%) Puppet
5 2 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.94%) Nagios
5 2 (2.94%) Packer
6 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Adobe
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Workday
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.94%) IBM
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.94%) Splunk
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) White Clarke
6 1 (1.47%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.47%) SAP