Period
to 6 July 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 280 352
Rank change year-on-year +119 +72 -21
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 53 87 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.57% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.20% 2.16% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 27
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £419 £381 £399
90th Percentile £628 £600 £575
England median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £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 1,658 4,029 3,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.04% 26.58% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,091 2,617 2,195
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £258 £287 £298
90th Percentile £638 £610 £595
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 76 41
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +86.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £16.13 £15.38 £11.85
90th Percentile £54.25 £83.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year +43.34% +19.48% -2.44%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +81 18 £476 +15.47% 1
Berkshire +63 12 £494 +9.72%
Surrey +59 12 £463 -9.76% 2
West Sussex +41 10 £500 -
Hampshire +77 5 - - 2
East Sussex +18 5 £500 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire +36 3 £453 +1.15%
Oxfordshire +34 3 £500 +25.00% 1
Kent +31 3 £633 -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 53 (100.00%) AWS
2 32 (60.38%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (60.38%) Java
3 31 (58.49%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (58.49%) Serverless
4 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (41.51%) RESTful
6 21 (39.62%) Scrum
6 21 (39.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 21 (39.62%) Amazon SQS
6 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
7 20 (37.74%) DevOps
7 20 (37.74%) Web Services
7 20 (37.74%) Python
7 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
8 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
9 18 (33.96%) Docker
9 18 (33.96%) Terraform
10 17 (32.08%) Node.js
10 17 (32.08%) Linux
11 16 (30.19%) Kubernetes
12 15 (28.30%) Microservices
12 15 (28.30%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (28.30%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (26.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (24.53%) SQL
14 13 (24.53%) Kanban
14 13 (24.53%) Java 8
15 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (28.30%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (11.32%) Confluence
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (7.55%) CMS
4 4 (7.55%) Headless CMS
4 4 (7.55%) nginx
4 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.66%) GemFire
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 53 (100.00%) AWS
2 32 (60.38%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (58.49%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (58.49%) Serverless
4 21 (39.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 21 (39.62%) Amazon SQS
5 15 (28.30%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (18.87%) Azure
6 10 (18.87%) CloudFront
7 9 (16.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 9 (16.98%) Amazon ELB
7 9 (16.98%) GitHub
7 9 (16.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (15.09%) AWS CloudTrail
9 7 (13.21%) Amazon ECS
9 7 (13.21%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (13.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (11.32%) AWS CodePipeline
10 6 (11.32%) OpenShift
10 6 (11.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) DSL
2 3 (5.66%) AMQP
2 3 (5.66%) MQTT
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (16.98%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (15.09%) Big Data
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon Athena
5 6 (11.32%) MariaDB
6 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.55%) Data Lake
8 3 (5.66%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.66%) MySQL
8 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
2 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (13.21%) JIRA
5 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
5 6 (11.32%) Liquibase
5 6 (11.32%) Selenium
5 6 (11.32%) Spinnaker
6 5 (9.43%) Maven
7 4 (7.55%) IntelliJ
7 4 (7.55%) JUnit
8 3 (5.66%) Gradle
8 3 (5.66%) Protractor
8 3 (5.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) Grunt
9 2 (3.77%) Mocha
9 2 (3.77%) webpack
10 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (9.43%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) AWS Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) RESTful
2 20 (37.74%) Web Services
3 17 (32.08%) Node.js
4 8 (15.09%) Kafka
5 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
5 7 (13.21%) Spring
5 7 (13.21%) Spring Boot
6 6 (11.32%) React
7 5 (9.43%) JSON
7 5 (9.43%) REST
8 4 (7.55%) CSS
8 4 (7.55%) HTML
8 4 (7.55%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.66%) Apache Camel
9 3 (5.66%) jQuery
9 3 (5.66%) Middleware
9 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 3 (5.66%) WireMock
10 2 (3.77%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Acoustics
2 3 (5.66%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Debian
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Scrum
3 20 (37.74%) DevOps
4 15 (28.30%) Microservices
5 13 (24.53%) Kanban
6 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.98%) ETL
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (15.09%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure as Code
10 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
11 6 (11.32%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 6 (11.32%) Observability
11 6 (11.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 6 (11.32%) SDLC
12 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Python
3 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) Java 8
4 13 (24.53%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) Scala
6 7 (13.21%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) Go
6 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
7 6 (11.32%) Groovy
7 6 (11.32%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.77%) ES6
8 2 (3.77%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) Terraform
2 16 (30.19%) Kubernetes
3 8 (15.09%) Ansible
4 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (9.43%) Packer
6 4 (7.55%) Kibana
7 3 (5.66%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.89%) logstash
8 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.66%) Tableau
4 2 (3.77%) OutSystems
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.89%) Capita
5 1 (1.89%) Databricks
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) Talend
5 1 (1.89%) WSO2