Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 332 370
Rank change year-on-year +3 +38 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 48 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 1.37% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 30
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £420 £373 £392
90th Percentile £625 £545 £513
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +14.46%
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 3,387 2,192 1,815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.72% 13.54% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,133 1,384 1,175
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £272 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £479 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +3.51% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 27
South East median hourly rate £18.95 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.30% -23.51% -12.84%
10th Percentile £11.67 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £51.88 £37.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -15.56%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -8 19 £463 +8.82% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 12 £463 +8.82% 1
Hampshire -5 10 £525 +16.67% 6
Surrey -22 9 £475 -15.56% 5
Berkshire -11 5 £550 +29.41% 1
East Sussex +3 4 £538 -
Oxfordshire -6 2 £547 +28.59% 2
West Sussex - 2 £428 -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 48 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 28 (58.33%) DevOps
3 26 (54.17%) Docker
3 26 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (45.83%) Python
5 22 (45.83%) Serverless
6 21 (43.75%) Ansible
6 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
7 19 (39.58%) Linux
7 19 (39.58%) Java
7 19 (39.58%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (35.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 15 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (27.08%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (25.00%) Web Services
12 12 (25.00%) IBM
12 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (22.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (22.92%) Scrum
13 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
14 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
14 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
14 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (20.83%) ETL
15 9 (18.75%) Vue.js
15 9 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation

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 9 (18.75%) JBoss
1 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 9 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) SAS
3 3 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (45.83%) Serverless
4 19 (39.58%) AWS Lambda
5 17 (35.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (27.08%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (22.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (18.75%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (18.75%) AWS Fargate
10 5 (10.42%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (8.33%) CloudFront
12 3 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (6.25%) Boomi
12 3 (6.25%) Route 53
13 2 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) FTP
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
1 3 (6.25%) SSL
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.58%) MySQL
4 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 5 (10.42%) Big Data
6 5 (10.42%) Data Lake
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (6.25%) DB2
8 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.25%) Impala
8 3 (6.25%) OLAP
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (6.25%) Pentaho
8 3 (6.25%) Power BI
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 5 (10.42%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) GitLab
6 3 (6.25%) Checkstyle
6 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.25%) Gradle
6 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
6 3 (6.25%) JUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.08%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.08%) Mocha
7 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (18.75%) Back Office
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Cloud Developer
4 10 (20.83%) AWS Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Java Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Data Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) ETL Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle ETL Developer
10 2 (4.17%) SAS Developer
10 2 (4.17%) SAS ETL Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) Middleware
2 9 (18.75%) Vue.js
3 8 (16.67%) JSON
4 5 (10.42%) Node.js
4 5 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (8.33%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.25%) JSF
6 3 (6.25%) Kafka
6 3 (6.25%) LAMP
6 3 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (6.25%) React
6 3 (6.25%) REST
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.25%) Struts
7 2 (4.17%) Java EE
7 2 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) DevOps
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 10 (20.83%) ETL
6 8 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.50%) Data Science
7 6 (12.50%) ETL Development
7 6 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Kanban
9 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
9 4 (8.33%) Microservices
9 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
9 4 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Python
2 19 (39.58%) Java
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.42%) Java 8
5 5 (10.42%) TypeScript
6 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.33%) ES6
7 3 (6.25%) HiveQL
7 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.25%) Scala
7 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) AWK
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (43.75%) Ansible
2 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Puppet
3 6 (12.50%) Terraform
4 3 (6.25%) Kibana
5 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) IBM
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Tableau
2 6 (12.50%) Talend
3 3 (6.25%) Adobe
3 3 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.25%) Dell
3 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.25%) Splunk