Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 295 326
Rank change year-on-year +158 +31 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 22 69 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.39% 1.76% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 42
Median daily rate £500 £475 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +15.49%
10th Percentile £437 £348 £420
90th Percentile £560 £560 £673
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 922 3,921 3,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.57% 27.55% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 2,510 2,246
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £300
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 94 49
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.25% +110.53% +15.15%
10th Percentile £15.50 £16.25 £11.10
90th Percentile £57.50 £83.75 £64.45
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.22 £19.00
% change year-on-year +50.76% +22.18% -9.52%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the South East

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in the South East over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

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 22 September 2020. 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 +104 8 £476 +12.08% 2
West Sussex - 8 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +42 4 £453 +14.59% 1
Surrey +66 3 £463 -11.90% 2
Hampshire +86 2 - - 2
Berkshire +81 2 - -
Oxfordshire +48 2 £525 +23.53% 1
East Sussex +28 1 £500 +2.56% 1
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
4 14 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 14 (63.64%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (54.55%) Kubernetes
6 12 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (54.55%) Serverless
6 12 (54.55%) Web Services
6 12 (54.55%) DevOps
7 11 (50.00%) RESTful
7 11 (50.00%) Node.js
7 11 (50.00%) Terraform
8 9 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (40.91%) Docker
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
9 8 (36.36%) Kanban
9 8 (36.36%) Python
9 8 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (36.36%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
10 7 (31.82%) Microservices
10 7 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (31.82%) AWS CloudTrail
10 7 (31.82%) Java 8

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 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (22.73%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Headless CMS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.55%) GemFire
4 1 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (59.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (54.55%) Serverless
5 8 (36.36%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (31.82%) AWS CloudTrail
6 7 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (27.27%) AWS CodePipeline
7 6 (27.27%) Azure
7 6 (27.27%) GitHub
8 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (22.73%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (22.73%) AWS CodeBuild
9 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (18.18%) npm
10 3 (13.64%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (13.64%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 3 (13.64%) OpenShift
10 3 (13.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data
6 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (27.27%) Spinnaker
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 4 (18.18%) Grunt
5 4 (18.18%) Mocha
5 4 (18.18%) webpack
6 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 2 (9.09%) Liquibase
6 2 (9.09%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.55%) Protractor
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) Node.js
2 11 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) JSON
3 5 (22.73%) React
3 5 (22.73%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 4 (18.18%) Chai
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) Enzyme
4 4 (18.18%) Express
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) Jest
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) Mongoose
4 4 (18.18%) PhoneGap
4 4 (18.18%) React Native
4 4 (18.18%) Redux
4 4 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Native
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Acoustics
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) DevOps
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) Kanban
5 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (31.82%) Microservices
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (27.27%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Observability
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (18.18%) MVVM
9 4 (18.18%) Open Source
9 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Java 8
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Go
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 6 (27.27%) Scala
6 4 (18.18%) Apple Swift
6 4 (18.18%) ES6
6 4 (18.18%) Kotlin
6 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Groovy
9 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) AWS Certification
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Kubernetes
2 11 (50.00%) Terraform
3 5 (22.73%) Packer
4 4 (18.18%) Ansible
4 4 (18.18%) Prometheus
5 3 (13.64%) Kibana
6 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (4.55%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
1 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 3 (13.64%) OutSystems
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (4.55%) Talend