Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 January 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 West
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 204 162
Rank change year-on-year +23 -42 +21
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 29 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.05% 1.70% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 25
South West median daily rate £525 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -7.00% -
10th Percentile £438 £373 £397
90th Percentile £613 £488 £557
England median daily rate £550 £525 £522
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.67% +4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -41.43% - -

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,416 1,414 880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.67% 22.16% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 966 565
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +8.55%
10th Percentile £250 £283 £213
90th Percentile £650 £606 £573
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 15 26
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +6.02% -36.15%
10th Percentile £14.25 £17.10 £10.63
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.80 £35.00
England median hourly rate £21.34 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.94% -12.50% +5.26%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the South West

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the South West

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in the South West over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the South West

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
Wiltshire +6 11 £500 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire +13 8 £500 -9.09% 4
Devon - 4 £575 -
Bristol +6 3 £365 -23.16% 1
Somerset -1 2 £575 +27.78%
Dorset +3 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 West region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 29 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (55.17%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (51.72%) DevOps
3 15 (51.72%) Terraform
3 15 (51.72%) Migration
4 14 (48.28%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (41.38%) Route 53
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 12 (41.38%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) Puppet
7 10 (34.48%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (34.48%) Serverless
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
9 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
9 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
9 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Azure
10 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (24.14%) Spring
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Node.js
11 6 (20.69%) AWS Certification
12 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
12 5 (17.24%) Docker
12 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
12 5 (17.24%) User Stories
12 5 (17.24%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (55.17%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (44.83%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (41.38%) Route 53
5 10 (34.48%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (34.48%) Serverless
6 7 (24.14%) Azure
7 5 (17.24%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (6.90%) AWS Step Functions
9 2 (6.90%) GCP
9 2 (6.90%) SaaS
9 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (3.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (3.45%) GitHub
10 1 (3.45%) IaaS
10 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) DB2
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (6.90%) BigQuery
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.90%) Data Lake
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) DataStage
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.90%) QualityStage
5 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.45%) CF BOSH
2 1 (3.45%) GitLab
2 1 (3.45%) Gradle
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Developer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Reliability Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Spring
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js
3 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) JSP
4 2 (6.90%) React
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) JPA
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) Redux
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) Struts
5 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (6.90%) Acoustics
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps
1 15 (51.72%) Migration
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Sprint Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Sprint Retrospective
5 5 (17.24%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) C++
2 4 (13.79%) Delphi
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) ES6
4 2 (6.90%) Java 8
5 1 (3.45%) Clojure
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Terraform
2 10 (34.48%) Puppet
3 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
4 3 (10.34%) Ansible
5 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SaltStack