The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 24 April 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 137 140
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3  
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 4.48% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Median daily rate £550 £473 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.40% +14.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £488 £411
% change year-on-year -3.58% +18.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 187 223 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.03% 7.66% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 166 87
Median daily rate £430 £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% +50.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +3.44% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.43% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.75% -20.00%  

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Yorkshire

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Yorkshire

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Yorkshire

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +12 3 £550 +16.40%
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (40.00%) Laravel
3 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 3 (30.00%) Ansible
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) PHP

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (20.00%) Route 53
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) Mesos
4 1 (10.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SaltStack