The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 548 581 572
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 84 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.057% 0.054%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 24 22
Average daily rate £475 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £262 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £410
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11254 11571 11426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.97% 22.89% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7687 7561 7303
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 156 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.97 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in England

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 59 £475 +11.76% 18
North West +1 11 £438 -39.65% 2
East of England +9 7 £488 +2.63% 2
South East -2 6 £350 -2.09% 1
South West - 1 £325 -
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Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 152 (93.83%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (58.02%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 77 (47.53%) Linux
5 71 (43.83%) Java
6 70 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (39.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 56 (34.57%) DevOps
9 48 (29.63%) Web Services
9 48 (29.63%) Python
10 45 (27.78%) Windows
11 43 (26.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 42 (25.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 42 (25.93%) Route 53
13 40 (24.69%) Jenkins
13 40 (24.69%) Git (software)
14 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (20.99%) JavaScript
16 32 (19.75%) SQL
16 32 (19.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 32 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
17 31 (19.14%) Bash Shell
17 31 (19.14%) Puppet
18 30 (18.52%) Amazon SQS
19 29 (17.90%) .NET
20 28 (17.28%) MySQL
20 28 (17.28%) MongoDB
20 28 (17.28%) Amazon ELB
21 27 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
21 27 (16.67%) Oracle

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 21 (12.96%) IIS
2 19 (11.73%) Tomcat
3 17 (10.49%) JBoss
3 17 (10.49%) Node.js
4 14 (8.64%) Apache
5 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.79%) nginx
7 8 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (4.94%) WordPress
8 7 (4.32%) Confluence
9 6 (3.70%) Drupal
10 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
10 5 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (2.47%) CMS
11 4 (2.47%) Magnolia
12 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.09%) Maximo
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 152 (93.83%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (58.02%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 64 (39.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 43 (26.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (25.93%) Route 53
6 42 (25.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 30 (18.52%) Amazon SQS
8 28 (17.28%) Amazon ELB
9 27 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 21 (12.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 20 (12.35%) Amazon Glacier
11 20 (12.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 19 (11.73%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (11.11%) IaaS
14 16 (9.88%) CloudFront
15 12 (7.41%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (7.41%) Office 365
15 12 (7.41%) PaaS
16 10 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) DNS
1 14 (8.64%) Firewall
2 8 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.70%) Internet
3 6 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (3.09%) DHCP
4 5 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.47%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.85%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.85%) Skype
6 3 (1.85%) VPN
7 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.62%) HTTP
8 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 28 (17.28%) MongoDB
2 28 (17.28%) MySQL
3 25 (15.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (11.73%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.88%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (8.64%) Redis
7 13 (8.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database
10 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (4.32%) Big Data
12 6 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.70%) MarkLogic
12 6 (3.70%) Neo4j
12 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 40 (24.69%) Git (software)
1 40 (24.69%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (10.49%) Selenium
3 13 (8.02%) JIRA
4 12 (7.41%) Vagrant
5 9 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.56%) JUnit
5 9 (5.56%) NUnit
5 9 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.32%) Subversion
7 4 (2.47%) GitLab
7 4 (2.47%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.85%) Grunt
8 3 (1.85%) gulp
8 3 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (10.49%) Finance
2 7 (4.32%) Banking
3 5 (3.09%) Advertising
3 5 (3.09%) Retail
4 3 (1.85%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Billing
5 2 (1.23%) Local Government
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (25.93%) Architect
2 34 (20.99%) Developer
3 27 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (16.05%) AWS Engineer
5 23 (14.20%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (13.58%) Administrator
7 17 (10.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (10.49%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (8.02%) AWS Administrator
9 11 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (6.79%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (6.79%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Java Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.56%) Database Architect
11 9 (5.56%) HTML Developer
12 8 (4.94%) AWS Architect
12 8 (4.94%) DBA
12 8 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.63%) Web Services
2 29 (17.90%) .NET
3 26 (16.05%) HTML
4 20 (12.35%) CSS
5 14 (8.64%) RESTful
6 12 (7.41%) REST
7 11 (6.79%) HTML5
8 9 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 9 (5.56%) Apache Flex
8 9 (5.56%) PhoneGap
8 9 (5.56%) Swagger
9 8 (4.94%) J2EE
9 8 (4.94%) LAMP
10 7 (4.32%) ELK Stack
11 6 (3.70%) Symfony
12 4 (2.47%) Express
12 4 (2.47%) JSON
12 4 (2.47%) Laravel
12 4 (2.47%) SOAP
13 3 (1.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) PKI
2 11 (6.79%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.70%) User Experience
5 4 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.47%) Replication
5 4 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.85%) Telematics
7 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.23%) BBC
7 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (47.53%) Linux
2 45 (27.78%) Windows
3 22 (13.58%) Android
4 18 (11.11%) Debian
5 13 (8.02%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.94%) Unix
6 8 (4.94%) Windows 10
7 7 (4.32%) CentOS
8 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.70%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Fedora
10 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (34.57%) DevOps
3 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (12.96%) SOA
5 20 (12.35%) TDD
6 16 (9.88%) Migration
7 14 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (8.02%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.41%) Kanban
9 12 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.17%) Database Security
10 10 (6.17%) Microservices
10 10 (6.17%) Multithreading
10 10 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (6.17%) Project Management
10 10 (6.17%) SDLC
10 10 (6.17%) Software Delivery
11 9 (5.56%) High Availability
11 9 (5.56%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.83%) Java
2 48 (29.63%) Python
3 34 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.75%) SQL
5 31 (19.14%) Bash Shell
6 26 (16.05%) PHP
7 23 (14.20%) Ruby
8 22 (13.58%) C#
9 9 (5.56%) Go
10 8 (4.94%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.47%) Clojure
11 4 (2.47%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.47%) Perl
11 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.85%) C
13 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.70%) Degree
1 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.09%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.09%) MCP
2 5 (3.09%) MCSA
2 5 (3.09%) MCSE
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) QA
2 16 (9.88%) SLA
3 3 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.56%) Docker
3 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.85%) iptables
6 2 (1.23%) UAG
7 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (19.14%) Puppet
3 16 (9.88%) Packer
4 15 (9.26%) Ansible
4 15 (9.26%) SCCM
5 6 (3.70%) Kibana
5 6 (3.70%) logstash
5 6 (3.70%) SCOM
6 4 (2.47%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.85%) Windows Intune
8 2 (1.23%) Terraform
9 1 (0.62%) Graphite
9 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (16.67%) Oracle
2 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.41%) Citrix
3 12 (7.41%) Google
4 8 (4.94%) Akamai
4 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.32%) CA
5 7 (4.32%) New Relic
6 6 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.09%) IBM
7 5 (3.09%) VMware
8 4 (2.47%) Interwoven
9 3 (1.85%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.85%) HP
10 2 (1.23%) Splunk
11 1 (0.62%) BT
11 1 (0.62%) hybris
11 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.62%) SAP
11 1 (0.62%) Virgin Media
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