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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 179 198 193
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.050% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.21% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£383 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.38% -11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £325
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
1149 1450 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.17% 24.25% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1077 1085
Average daily rate £428 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £94.25 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.80% +92.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Akamai
5 5 (50.00%) Android
5 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (20.00%) Online Games
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Nagios
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (20.00%) ElastiCache
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (10.00%) Route 53
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Online Games
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Akamai
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) New Relic
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