The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 195 202 202
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.081% 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £518 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.87% +117.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1353 1382 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.87% 22.28% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1019 1090
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon RDS across the City of London region.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) Akamai
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (41.67%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (25.00%) Gradle
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Route 53
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Integration Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) JDBC
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Security
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Akamai
2 2 (16.67%) New Relic
2 2 (16.67%) WorldPay
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) VMware