Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 331 337
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 71 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.98% 1.34% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 47
South East median daily rate £531 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £456 £369 £343
90th Percentile £676 £575 £504
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,593 2,911 2,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.91% 17.43% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,288 1,806 1,292
South East median daily rate £458 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £588
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 45 35
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -13.16% +18.75%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.50 £12.20
90th Percentile £74.63 £43.64 £56.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.60% -10.79%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +20 29 £500 - 4
Berkshire +11 27 £500 -4.76% 3
Surrey +3 17 £550 +49.15% 5
Hampshire -5 17 £588 +23.68% 3
East Sussex - 4 £569 - 1
West Sussex -5 3 £650 -
Oxfordshire -6 2 £488 -2.50% 1
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 71 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (77.46%) Serverless
3 51 (71.83%) AWS Lambda
4 49 (69.01%) Git (software)
5 45 (63.38%) Amazon EC2
6 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (53.52%) DevOps
8 36 (50.70%) Jenkins
8 36 (50.70%) Web Services
9 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
10 34 (47.89%) Amazon SQS
11 31 (43.66%) Docker
12 30 (42.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 30 (42.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (35.21%) Ansible
14 24 (33.80%) Python
15 23 (32.39%) Java
15 23 (32.39%) Scrum
15 23 (32.39%) CloudFront
15 23 (32.39%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (30.99%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (30.99%) Maven
17 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
17 21 (29.58%) Java 8
18 20 (28.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 20 (28.17%) React
18 20 (28.17%) IntelliJ
18 20 (28.17%) Adobe
18 20 (28.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 15 (21.13%) Linux

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 23 (32.39%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (28.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (15.49%) Apache Solr
3 11 (15.49%) Confluence
4 9 (12.68%) CMS
5 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.23%) SAS
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.41%) IIS
8 1 (1.41%) JBoss
8 1 (1.41%) nginx
8 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 71 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (77.46%) Serverless
3 51 (71.83%) AWS Lambda
4 45 (63.38%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (47.89%) Amazon SQS
6 30 (42.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 23 (32.39%) CloudFront
8 22 (30.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 20 (28.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 14 (19.72%) AWS Fargate
11 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (14.08%) Route 53
13 9 (12.68%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (11.27%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (8.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (7.04%) Amazon ELB
17 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
18 2 (2.82%) Amazon SageMaker
18 2 (2.82%) GitHub
19 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SSL
2 6 (8.45%) HTTP
2 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) VPN
4 2 (2.82%) DSL
4 2 (2.82%) IPsec
4 2 (2.82%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (16.90%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.49%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (15.49%) MySQL
4 10 (14.08%) Amazon Aurora
4 10 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (11.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (11.27%) Big Data
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (4.23%) Data Lake
7 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon QuickSight
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.41%) Redis
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (69.01%) Git (software)
2 36 (50.70%) Jenkins
3 22 (30.99%) Maven
4 20 (28.17%) IntelliJ
5 14 (19.72%) JIRA
6 13 (18.31%) Gradle
7 11 (15.49%) Checkstyle
7 11 (15.49%) Eclipse
7 11 (15.49%) JUnit
7 11 (15.49%) Mercurial
7 11 (15.49%) SonarQube
8 7 (9.86%) GitLab
9 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.82%) gulp
10 2 (2.82%) Protractor
10 2 (2.82%) Selenium
11 1 (1.41%) AppVeyor
11 1 (1.41%) Mocha
General
1 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) Cloud Developer
3 15 (21.13%) AWS Developer
4 14 (19.72%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Backend Developer
6 8 (11.27%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Data Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (5.63%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Python Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Data Science Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) Web Services
2 20 (28.17%) React
3 14 (19.72%) Node.js
4 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
4 13 (18.31%) Vue.js
5 12 (16.90%) JSON
6 11 (15.49%) JSF
6 11 (15.49%) REST
6 11 (15.49%) Spring
6 11 (15.49%) Spring MVC
6 11 (15.49%) Struts
7 9 (12.68%) JSR 170
8 7 (9.86%) Kafka
9 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.82%) LAMP
9 2 (2.82%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (2.82%) WireMock
10 1 (1.41%) Jest
10 1 (1.41%) React Native
10 1 (1.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
1 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.63%) CentOS
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Fedora
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (53.52%) DevOps
3 23 (32.39%) Scrum
4 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
5 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (18.31%) Kanban
6 12 (16.90%) Microservices
6 12 (16.90%) SOA
7 11 (15.49%) BDD
7 11 (15.49%) Content Management
7 11 (15.49%) MVC
7 11 (15.49%) Pair Programming
7 11 (15.49%) TDD
7 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
7 11 (15.49%) User Stories
8 10 (14.08%) Coaching
8 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.68%) Data Science
9 9 (12.68%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.27%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
2 24 (33.80%) Python
3 23 (32.39%) Java
4 21 (29.58%) Java 8
5 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
6 9 (12.68%) TypeScript
7 8 (11.27%) ES6
8 3 (4.23%) Korn
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) SQL
9 2 (2.82%) Groovy
10 1 (1.41%) AWK
10 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) Btrfs
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (35.21%) Ansible
2 13 (18.31%) Terraform
3 11 (15.49%) Kubernetes
3 11 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.68%) Puppet
5 2 (2.82%) Consul
5 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.82%) Packer
6 1 (1.41%) Grafana
6 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Adobe
2 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.82%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.41%) Talend
5 1 (1.41%) Workday