Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 333 339
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +36
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 56 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.65% 1.36% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 48
South East median daily rate £531 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.03% +4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £420 £373 £411
90th Percentile £673 £577 £513
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 3,397 2,505 1,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.54% 15.29% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,171 1,589 1,272
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £601 £575 £588
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 29 29
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -17.50% +15.94%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £73.35 £40.10 £57.26
England median hourly rate £18.89 £20.71 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.77% +8.97% -17.39%

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 September 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 September 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 18 £463 -1.60% 4
Surrey -12 17 £538 +21.13% 3
Hampshire -4 15 £575 +27.78% 4
Berkshire -7 12 £506 +13.13% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 6 £463 +8.82% 2
East Sussex 0 5 £569 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £428 -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 56 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (62.50%) Serverless
3 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 31 (55.36%) AWS Lambda
5 30 (53.57%) DevOps
5 30 (53.57%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (51.79%) Docker
6 29 (51.79%) Jenkins
7 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 24 (42.86%) Python
9 21 (37.50%) Ansible
10 20 (35.71%) Amazon SQS
11 17 (30.36%) Web Services
11 17 (30.36%) Scrum
11 17 (30.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 16 (28.57%) Java
13 15 (26.79%) Linux
13 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
13 15 (26.79%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (26.79%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (25.00%) MySQL
15 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (23.21%) AWS Fargate
15 13 (23.21%) Vue.js
16 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
16 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
16 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared

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 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 7 (12.50%) Confluence
3 6 (10.71%) Apache Spark
4 5 (8.93%) Apache
4 5 (8.93%) SAS
5 3 (5.36%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) IIS
7 1 (1.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 56 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (62.50%) Serverless
3 31 (55.36%) AWS Lambda
4 30 (53.57%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (35.71%) Amazon SQS
6 16 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (26.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (23.21%) AWS Fargate
10 8 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
10 8 (14.29%) CloudFront
11 7 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (10.71%) Route 53
13 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) SSL
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 2 (3.57%) IPsec
4 2 (3.57%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (26.79%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
3 14 (25.00%) MySQL
4 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (17.86%) Amazon Aurora
6 9 (16.07%) Big Data
7 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (8.93%) Data Lake
10 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
10 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
11 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
11 3 (5.36%) DB2
11 3 (5.36%) HBase
11 3 (5.36%) Impala
11 3 (5.36%) OLAP
11 3 (5.36%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 29 (51.79%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA
4 7 (12.50%) Checkstyle
4 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.50%) GitLab
4 7 (12.50%) Gradle
4 7 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 7 (12.50%) JUnit
4 7 (12.50%) Maven
4 7 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 7 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) AppVeyor
6 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.79%) Mocha
General
1 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Cloud Developer
3 14 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 12 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (16.07%) Data Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Backend Developer
8 6 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (10.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Java Engineer
10 4 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 2 (3.57%) ETL Developer
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (3.57%) SAS Developer
12 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Web Services
2 13 (23.21%) Vue.js
3 10 (17.86%) Node.js
4 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 7 (12.50%) JSF
4 7 (12.50%) JSON
4 7 (12.50%) Kafka
4 7 (12.50%) React
4 7 (12.50%) REST
4 7 (12.50%) Spring
4 7 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 7 (12.50%) Struts
5 5 (8.93%) LAMP
6 4 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.36%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (5.36%) Middleware
8 2 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
8 2 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (1.79%) .NET
9 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) CentOS
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Fedora
4 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) DevOps
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Scrum
4 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Analytics
7 8 (14.29%) Data Science
7 8 (14.29%) Microservices
7 8 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (14.29%) SOA
7 8 (14.29%) User Stories
8 7 (12.50%) BDD
8 7 (12.50%) Content Management
8 7 (12.50%) ETL
8 7 (12.50%) Kanban
8 7 (12.50%) MVC
8 7 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 7 (12.50%) TDD
8 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (42.86%) Python
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 9 (16.07%) TypeScript
5 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 8 (14.29%) ES6
6 7 (12.50%) Java 8
7 5 (8.93%) SQL
8 3 (5.36%) HiveQL
8 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.36%) Scala
8 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) AWK
9 1 (1.79%) Korn
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.36%) GDPR
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.71%) Terraform
4 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.93%) Puppet
5 3 (5.36%) Kibana
6 2 (3.57%) Consul
6 2 (3.57%) HAProxy
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.79%) Grafana
7 1 (1.79%) Packer
7 1 (1.79%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Adobe
2 6 (10.71%) IBM
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Tableau
2 6 (10.71%) Talend
3 4 (7.14%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) Splunk