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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 149 161 209
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +48
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.058% 0.052%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.10% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Median daily rate £538 £343 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.93% -40.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
909 860 1320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.17% 25.10% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 700 1055
Median daily rate £500 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) High Availability
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (43.75%) Docker
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Financial Institution
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) React Native
7 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (25.00%) Android Development
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (25.00%) Clojure
7 4 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) .NET

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%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) AWS Architect
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) React Native
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
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%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) SignalR
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps
1 8 (50.00%) High Availability
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) BDD
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Android Development
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Clojure
4 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (18.75%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) F#
7 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Grafana
1 1 (6.25%) Graphite
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Packer
1 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe