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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 170 182 212
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.065% 0.034%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £465 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £357 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Amazon RDS
London

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
876 1226 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.61% 26.41% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 974 1035
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
5 10 (62.50%) BDD
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
8 7 (43.75%) Android
8 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
8 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (43.75%) Clojure
8 7 (43.75%) Android Development
9 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 6 (37.50%) Linux
9 6 (37.50%) React Native
10 5 (31.25%) Python
10 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (31.25%) DevOps
10 5 (31.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
11 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
11 3 (18.75%) Open Source
11 3 (18.75%) Redis

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) GemFire
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (12.50%) CloudFront
5 2 (12.50%) Route 53
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) IaaS
6 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
6 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (18.75%) Redis
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
5 1 (6.25%) Infinispan
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Android Developer
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) React Native
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) SignalR
4 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Flask
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) JPA
4 1 (6.25%) Sensu
4 1 (6.25%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
1 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
1 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Debian
3 2 (12.50%) Fedora
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
4 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) High Availability
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Clojure
2 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Kibana
3 1 (6.25%) logstash
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) New Relic
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk