Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 313 367
Rank change year-on-year -6 +54 -26
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 39 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.36% 2.61% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 21
South East median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +23.29%
10th Percentile £369 £343 £313
90th Percentile £575 £504 £500
England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
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 2869 1995 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.30% 12.00% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1276 806
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £263 £264 £256
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 34 33
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.09 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.64 £56.75 £38.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 0 33 £500 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +10 23 £500 +8.11%
Berkshire +16 8 £525 +16.67%
Hampshire -1 2 £475 +0.53%
Surrey -22 2 £369 -22.37%
Buckinghamshire -33 2 £456 +65.91%
West Sussex - 2 - - 2
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 39 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (79.49%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (61.54%) DevOps
4 19 (48.72%) Docker
5 18 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
5 18 (46.15%) Puppet
6 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (43.59%) Serverless
7 16 (41.03%) Terraform
7 16 (41.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (41.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (38.46%) Linux
9 14 (35.90%) Java
9 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
10 13 (33.33%) Maven
10 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
11 11 (28.21%) Artifactory
11 11 (28.21%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (25.64%) Kanban
12 10 (25.64%) Scrum
13 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (20.51%) Task Automation
14 8 (20.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (20.51%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (17.95%) Amazon Glacier
15 7 (17.95%) Ansible
16 6 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
17 5 (12.82%) Open Source

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 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.26%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.56%) Jupyter
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (79.49%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (43.59%) Serverless
5 16 (41.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 16 (41.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (17.95%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (10.26%) Boomi
9 3 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (5.13%) CloudFront
10 2 (5.13%) Route 53
11 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (2.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) FTP
2 2 (5.13%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) HBase
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Mahout
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) Maven
3 11 (28.21%) Artifactory
3 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
3 11 (28.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Checkstyle
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) Gradle
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) GitLab
6 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) ETL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Spring
2 4 (10.26%) RESTful
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) Hystrix
4 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) JSF
4 2 (5.13%) LAMP
4 2 (5.13%) Node.js
4 2 (5.13%) React
4 2 (5.13%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.13%) Struts
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) POSIX
5 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Life Science
3 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.56%) Online Games
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) CentOS
3 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) DevOps
2 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.64%) Kanban
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Task Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Data Management
7 5 (12.82%) ETL
7 5 (12.82%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.26%) ETL Development
8 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
9 3 (7.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.26%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) Scala
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.56%) AWK
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) iptables
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
2 1 (2.56%) Samba
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Puppet
2 16 (41.03%) Terraform
3 7 (17.95%) Ansible
4 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.26%) Dell
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Assembla
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.56%) VMware