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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK / England
Rank 453 512 548
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +36
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 118 80 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 0.75% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 48 21
Median daily rate £515 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £500
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9068 10669 10155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.23% 22.92% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6122 7240 6725
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 201 156
Median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -12.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £50.00
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +54 93 £515 +17.71% 19
North West +38 12 £600 +60.00% 3
South East +10 6 £425 -5.55% 1
East of England -3 3 £575 +21.05% 5
Yorkshire +11 2 £438 -27.08% 1
East Midlands +3 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Amazon RDS
UK

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 213 (96.82%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (83.18%) Amazon EC2
3 132 (60.00%) DevOps
4 130 (59.09%) Amazon S3
5 116 (52.73%) Linux
6 109 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (45.91%) Python
8 98 (44.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 96 (43.64%) Docker
10 91 (41.36%) Puppet
11 81 (36.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 75 (34.09%) Jenkins
13 68 (30.91%) Route 53
14 58 (26.36%) High Availability
15 57 (25.91%) Terraform
15 57 (25.91%) Java
16 55 (25.00%) Bash Shell
17 54 (24.55%) Ansible
17 54 (24.55%) VPN
17 54 (24.55%) Ruby
18 49 (22.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 48 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
20 47 (21.36%) Amazon ELB
21 46 (20.91%) Load Balancing
22 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
22 45 (20.45%) ELK Stack
23 44 (20.00%) Migration
24 43 (19.55%) Elasticsearch
25 42 (19.09%) Microsoft Azure
26 41 (18.64%) Web Services

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 43 (19.55%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (17.73%) nginx
3 32 (14.55%) Confluence
4 18 (8.18%) Apache
5 14 (6.36%) Tomcat
6 12 (5.45%) IIS
7 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.73%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.82%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.82%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.45%) SAS
9 1 (0.45%) WebORB
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) SPSS
2 1 (0.45%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 213 (96.82%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (83.18%) Amazon EC2
3 130 (59.09%) Amazon S3
4 98 (44.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 81 (36.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 68 (30.91%) Route 53
7 49 (22.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 47 (21.36%) Amazon ELB
9 42 (19.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (17.27%) CloudFront
11 35 (15.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 31 (14.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 30 (13.64%) Amazon SQS
14 29 (13.18%) AWS CloudTrail
15 24 (10.91%) AWS Lambda
16 17 (7.73%) PaaS
17 13 (5.91%) Azure Active Directory
18 8 (3.64%) GitHub
19 5 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
19 5 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (24.55%) VPN
2 33 (15.00%) Firewall
3 23 (10.45%) TCP/IP
4 19 (8.64%) HTTP
5 17 (7.73%) SSL
6 12 (5.45%) DNS
7 7 (3.18%) Kerberos
7 7 (3.18%) LDAP
7 7 (3.18%) MPLS
7 7 (3.18%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (3.18%) WAN
8 6 (2.73%) ICMP
8 6 (2.73%) VLAN
9 5 (2.27%) Internet
10 4 (1.82%) DHCP
10 4 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.82%) Skype
11 3 (1.36%) Network Security
12 2 (0.91%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 25 (11.36%) MySQL
3 21 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 16 (7.27%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.91%) SQL Server
6 12 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (4.09%) Redis
7 9 (4.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.18%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.73%) Big Data
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.91%) HBase
12 2 (0.91%) Impala
13 1 (0.45%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 75 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 36 (16.36%) Git (software)
3 32 (14.55%) JIRA
4 19 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (6.82%) Vagrant
6 11 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.73%) Artifactory
8 6 (2.73%) GoCD
9 4 (1.82%) GitLab
9 4 (1.82%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.82%) Subversion
10 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.91%) Maven
10 2 (0.91%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.45%) Bower
11 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (3.18%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.82%) Electronics
3 4 (1.82%) Front Office
3 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.82%) Marketing
3 4 (1.82%) Publishing
3 4 (1.82%) Retail
3 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.36%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (38.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (30.45%) AWS DevOps
3 57 (25.91%) AWS Engineer
4 32 (14.55%) Architect
5 31 (14.09%) Developer
6 23 (10.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 18 (8.18%) AWS Architect
8 17 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.91%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (5.91%) Web Specialist
11 12 (5.45%) Project Manager
11 12 (5.45%) Technical Manager
11 12 (5.45%) Technical Project Manager
12 11 (5.00%) AWS Developer
12 11 (5.00%) Consultant
12 11 (5.00%) Technical Architect
13 10 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
14 9 (4.09%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.45%) ELK Stack
2 41 (18.64%) Web Services
3 25 (11.36%) Django
4 24 (10.91%) HTML
5 23 (10.45%) boto
6 10 (4.55%) CSS
6 10 (4.55%) HTML5
6 10 (4.55%) JSON
6 10 (4.55%) REST
7 9 (4.09%) .NET
8 7 (3.18%) LAMP
9 6 (2.73%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (2.73%) Node.js
9 6 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.27%) Java EE
10 5 (2.27%) Kafka
10 5 (2.27%) Sensu
11 4 (1.82%) Apache Flex
11 4 (1.82%) RESTful
11 4 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.55%) Public Cloud
2 9 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.64%) Clustering
3 8 (3.64%) PKI
3 8 (3.64%) Replication
4 4 (1.82%) BYOD
4 4 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.36%) Tandem
5 3 (1.36%) User Experience
6 2 (0.91%) CESG
6 2 (0.91%) Informatics
6 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (52.73%) Linux
2 36 (16.36%) Windows
3 31 (14.09%) CentOS
4 18 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.45%) Unix
6 11 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.09%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.18%) CoreOS
10 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.82%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.45%) Debian
12 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (60.00%) DevOps
2 109 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (26.36%) High Availability
4 46 (20.91%) Load Balancing
5 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (20.00%) Migration
7 40 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 36 (16.36%) Auto-Scaling
9 31 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (12.73%) Microservices
10 28 (12.73%) Scrum
11 17 (7.73%) Web Operations
12 15 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (6.36%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.91%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.91%) SOA
15 12 (5.45%) Continuous Deployment
15 12 (5.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 12 (5.45%) Open Source
16 11 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 101 (45.91%) Python
2 57 (25.91%) Java
3 55 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 54 (24.55%) Ruby
5 27 (12.27%) PHP
6 22 (10.00%) SQL
7 21 (9.55%) PowerShell
8 20 (9.09%) Perl
9 19 (8.64%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.91%) C#
11 7 (3.18%) C
11 7 (3.18%) Go
12 4 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.82%) Scala
13 3 (1.36%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.45%) AWK
14 1 (0.45%) C++
14 1 (0.45%) F#
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (17.73%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.18%) SC Cleared
3 26 (11.82%) AWS Certification
4 14 (6.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (3.18%) Degree
7 5 (2.27%) CCIE
7 5 (2.27%) CCNA
7 5 (2.27%) CCNP
7 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.82%) MCITP
8 4 (1.82%) MCP
8 4 (1.82%) MCSE
8 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.91%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 96 (43.64%) Docker
2 24 (10.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.73%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.82%) LXC
5 4 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.82%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.82%) vSphere
5 4 (1.82%) XenApp
5 4 (1.82%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.45%) HDFS
7 1 (0.45%) iptables
7 1 (0.45%) Varnish
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 91 (41.36%) Puppet
2 57 (25.91%) Terraform
3 54 (24.55%) Ansible
4 48 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (14.55%) Kubernetes
6 25 (11.36%) Kibana
6 25 (11.36%) logstash
7 9 (4.09%) Salt
8 7 (3.18%) SELinux
9 6 (2.73%) Graphite
10 5 (2.27%) Nagios
10 5 (2.27%) OSSEC
10 5 (2.27%) Packer
11 4 (1.82%) AppDNA
11 4 (1.82%) Consul
11 4 (1.82%) EdgeSight
11 4 (1.82%) SCCM
11 4 (1.82%) SCOM
12 3 (1.36%) collectd
12 3 (1.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 33 (15.00%) SaltStack
2 23 (10.45%) Atlassian
3 20 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.18%) New Relic
5 14 (6.36%) Oracle
5 14 (6.36%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.00%) VMware
7 7 (3.18%) Cisco
7 7 (3.18%) Rackspace
8 6 (2.73%) Citrix
8 6 (2.73%) Trend Micro
9 4 (1.82%) Assembla
9 4 (1.82%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.82%) SAP
10 3 (1.36%) Adobe
11 2 (0.91%) Google
12 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.45%) IBM
12 1 (0.45%) Mercator
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