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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
London / City of London
Rank 134 149 178
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.066% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 0.25% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Median daily rate £575 £389 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.90% +1.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
853 801 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.08% 26.44% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 625 943
Median daily rate £463 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +120.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) High Availability
4 8 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (57.14%) Docker
4 8 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (50.00%) Financial Institution
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) PKI
8 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (14.29%) New Relic

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (7.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Architect
4 5 (35.71%) AWS Architect
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
6 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (14.29%) Developer
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
8 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
8 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
2 8 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) Grafana
2 1 (7.14%) Graphite
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Packer
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) New Relic
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
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