The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 507 512 535
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 63 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 19
Average daily rate
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£368 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.82% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £385 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
-23.47% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10560 10111 11029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.74% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 6312 6639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 213 275
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.21 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Amazon RDS
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
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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 +43 44 £405 +44.00% 11
South East +3 13 £220 -60.00%
East of England - 3 £200 - 3
North West - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Amazon RDS
UK

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 88 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (52.17%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (48.91%) MySQL
4 41 (44.57%) Web Services
5 40 (43.48%) Amazon S3
6 37 (40.22%) Linux
7 32 (34.78%) UNIX
8 30 (32.61%) Windows
9 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (26.09%) Apache
10 24 (26.09%) Tomcat
11 23 (25.00%) Migration
11 23 (25.00%) Python
12 20 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (20.65%) DevOps
14 18 (19.57%) High Availability
14 18 (19.57%) Percona
15 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (18.48%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (18.48%) LAMP
15 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (17.39%) Debian
16 16 (17.39%) Scrum
16 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
16 16 (17.39%) .NET
16 16 (17.39%) DNS
16 16 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
17 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (16.30%) SCCM
17 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 24 (26.09%) Apache
1 24 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 15 (16.30%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.87%) IIS
3 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.35%) WordPress
5 4 (4.35%) nginx
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.26%) CMS
7 2 (2.17%) Drupal
7 2 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.17%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.09%) Confluence
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 88 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (52.17%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (43.48%) Amazon S3
4 16 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
5 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (14.13%) Office 365
7 10 (10.87%) IaaS
8 7 (7.61%) ElastiCache
8 7 (7.61%) CloudFront
9 6 (6.52%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (4.35%) Route 53
11 2 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
2 15 (16.30%) DHCP
3 10 (10.87%) Internet
3 10 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (5.43%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (48.91%) MySQL
2 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.35%) Big Data
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.09%) Redis
9 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.09%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) JIRA
2 8 (8.70%) Subversion
3 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.43%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.43%) NUnit
5 5 (5.43%) CruiseControl
5 5 (5.43%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (4.35%) Publishing
2 2 (2.17%) Games
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.17%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) DBA
2 18 (19.57%) MySQL DBA
3 17 (18.48%) Developer
4 15 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
7 9 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Administrator
8 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Web Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.17%) Consultant
12 2 (2.17%) Network Engineer
12 2 (2.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) Web Services
2 17 (18.48%) LAMP
3 16 (17.39%) .NET
4 14 (15.22%) WCF
5 8 (8.70%) WPF
5 8 (8.70%) LINQ
6 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.52%) REST
8 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.35%) JSON
9 4 (4.35%) RESTful
10 3 (3.26%) HTML
10 3 (3.26%) CSS
10 3 (3.26%) XML
11 2 (2.17%) Kafka
11 2 (2.17%) jQuery
11 2 (2.17%) Symfony
12 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.09%) HTML5
12 1 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Replication
2 10 (10.87%) PKI
3 7 (7.61%) Open Source
4 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.22%) Linux
2 32 (34.78%) UNIX
3 30 (32.61%) Windows
4 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (17.39%) Debian
7 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.35%) Android
10 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.17%) CentOS
12 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Migration
2 20 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (20.65%) DevOps
4 18 (19.57%) High Availability
5 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.39%) Scrum
7 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.96%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.78%) ITIL
9 9 (9.78%) MVC
10 8 (8.70%) Release Management
11 7 (7.61%) Kanban
11 7 (7.61%) Content Management
12 3 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.26%) OOP
12 3 (3.26%) OO
12 3 (3.26%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (2.17%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.17%) Workflow
13 2 (2.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) Python
2 14 (15.22%) C#
3 13 (14.13%) Java
3 13 (14.13%) Ruby
4 11 (11.96%) SQL
5 9 (9.78%) Perl
5 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.70%) PHP
7 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.26%) Groovy
9 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.17%) PHP5
9 2 (2.17%) Scala
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) MCP
1 9 (9.78%) MCSE
1 9 (9.78%) MCSA
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.87%) UAG
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.26%) Varnish
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.09%) vCloud
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (16.30%) SCCM
2 15 (16.30%) Puppet
3 8 (8.70%) Nagios
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.26%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.09%) Cacti
5 1 (1.09%) Munin
5 1 (1.09%) YUM
5 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.09%) Ansible
5 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Percona
2 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle
4 11 (11.96%) Sun
5 10 (10.87%) Citrix
5 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 10 (10.87%) VMware
6 7 (7.61%) New Relic
7 3 (3.26%) Cisco
8 2 (2.17%) Interwoven
8 2 (2.17%) Sony
8 2 (2.17%) Tableau
9 1 (1.09%) Zend
9 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.09%) Remedy
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago