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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 558 593 556
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -37
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 71 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 26
Median daily rate £525 £476 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +48.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £380 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £483 £220
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +119.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Amazon RDS
UK

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
11234 12473 11374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.70% 23.58% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7537 8273 7133
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 178
Median hourly rate £29.88 £32.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 57 £525 +12.90% 10
East Midlands - 7 £400 -
East of England +21 3 £385 -23.00% 3
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South East -3 1 £450 -1.63% 2
South West - 1 - - 1
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Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 168 (92.82%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (65.19%) Amazon EC2
3 101 (55.80%) DevOps
4 87 (48.07%) Amazon S3
5 82 (45.30%) Linux
6 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (34.81%) Java
8 58 (32.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 54 (29.83%) Puppet
10 53 (29.28%) Route 53
11 51 (28.18%) Python
12 48 (26.52%) Opscode Chef
13 47 (25.97%) Jenkins
14 46 (25.41%) Docker
15 44 (24.31%) Ansible
15 44 (24.31%) MySQL
16 42 (23.20%) Ruby
16 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Azure
17 40 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (22.10%) PostgreSQL
18 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
19 37 (20.44%) TDD
19 37 (20.44%) Amazon SQS
20 36 (19.89%) PHP
20 36 (19.89%) Windows
20 36 (19.89%) Configuration Management
21 35 (19.34%) Git (software)
22 33 (18.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
22 33 (18.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 32 (17.68%) Amazon ELB

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 15 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.73%) Confluence
2 14 (7.73%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.97%) IIS
4 8 (4.42%) nginx
5 7 (3.87%) Apache
6 6 (3.31%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.76%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.76%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.66%) SAS
10 2 (1.10%) GemFire
10 2 (1.10%) JBoss
10 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Maximo
1 4 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 168 (92.82%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (65.19%) Amazon EC2
3 87 (48.07%) Amazon S3
4 58 (32.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 53 (29.28%) Route 53
6 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (20.44%) Amazon SQS
8 33 (18.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 32 (17.68%) Amazon ELB
10 25 (13.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 22 (12.15%) CloudFront
12 21 (11.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 17 (9.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (8.29%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (7.18%) Amazon Kinesis
15 13 (7.18%) IaaS
16 12 (6.63%) Office 365
17 10 (5.52%) GitHub
18 9 (4.97%) Amazon EMR
19 7 (3.87%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.94%) DNS
2 12 (6.63%) VPN
3 10 (5.52%) HTTP
3 10 (5.52%) Internet
3 10 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.31%) ICMP
6 5 (2.76%) DHCP
6 5 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.21%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.66%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.66%) OpenVPN
8 3 (1.66%) Skype
9 1 (0.55%) Firewall
9 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.31%) MySQL
2 40 (22.10%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (18.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (10.50%) MongoDB
4 19 (10.50%) Redis
5 18 (9.94%) NoSQL
6 14 (7.73%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (7.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (6.63%) Relational Database
9 9 (4.97%) Neo4j
10 8 (4.42%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.87%) MarkLogic
11 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.31%) SQL Server
13 5 (2.76%) Big Data
14 4 (2.21%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.66%) DataStax
15 3 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (1.66%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 47 (25.97%) Jenkins
2 35 (19.34%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (10.50%) Vagrant
5 17 (9.39%) JIRA
6 12 (6.63%) TeamCity
7 11 (6.08%) Subversion
8 8 (4.42%) GitLab
8 8 (4.42%) Selenium
9 6 (3.31%) GoCD
10 5 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.21%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.10%) Grunt
12 2 (1.10%) gulp
12 2 (1.10%) Hudson
12 2 (1.10%) Maven
13 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (14.36%) Finance
2 7 (3.87%) Advertising
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 4 (2.21%) Publishing
5 3 (1.66%) Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Local Government
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (33.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (25.97%) Developer
3 41 (22.65%) AWS DevOps
4 40 (22.10%) AWS Engineer
5 23 (12.71%) Architect
6 16 (8.84%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.29%) DBA
8 14 (7.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 13 (7.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Administrator
10 10 (5.52%) Core Java Developer
10 10 (5.52%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Android Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Python Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Senior DevOps
12 8 (4.42%) E-Commerce Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.60%) HTML
2 19 (10.50%) Web Services
3 13 (7.18%) HTML5
4 11 (6.08%) .NET
4 11 (6.08%) ELK Stack
4 11 (6.08%) Node.js
5 10 (5.52%) Apache Flex
5 10 (5.52%) CSS
6 9 (4.97%) Flask
7 8 (4.42%) React Native
7 8 (4.42%) SQLAlchemy
8 6 (3.31%) REST
9 5 (2.76%) Java EE
9 5 (2.76%) LAMP
9 5 (2.76%) Spring
10 4 (2.21%) jQuery
10 4 (2.21%) Lambda Expressions
11 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.66%) J2EE
11 3 (1.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) PKI
2 11 (6.08%) Public Cloud
3 9 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.42%) Clustering
5 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.21%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.21%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.21%) User Experience
8 3 (1.66%) Replication
8 3 (1.66%) Tandem
9 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.10%) CESG
9 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 82 (45.30%) Linux
2 36 (19.89%) Windows
3 21 (11.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.50%) Unix
5 14 (7.73%) CentOS
5 14 (7.73%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.63%) Android
6 12 (6.63%) Apple iOS
7 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.42%) Mac OS
8 8 (4.42%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.66%) CoreOS
11 2 (1.10%) Debian
11 2 (1.10%) Fedora
12 1 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (55.80%) DevOps
2 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (20.44%) TDD
5 36 (19.89%) Configuration Management
6 20 (11.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (10.50%) Kanban
7 19 (10.50%) Scrum
8 18 (9.94%) BDD
8 18 (9.94%) Migration
8 18 (9.94%) SOA
9 15 (8.29%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.63%) Multithreading
10 12 (6.63%) Pair Programming
11 11 (6.08%) ITIL
12 10 (5.52%) Low Latency
13 9 (4.97%) Android Development
13 9 (4.97%) High Availability
13 9 (4.97%) Open Source
14 8 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.81%) Java
2 51 (28.18%) Python
3 42 (23.20%) Ruby
4 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 36 (19.89%) PHP
6 12 (6.63%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.08%) SQL
8 10 (5.52%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.97%) Clojure
9 9 (4.97%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.97%) Scala
10 8 (4.42%) C#
11 6 (3.31%) Go
11 6 (3.31%) Perl
12 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.10%) C
14 1 (0.55%) C++
14 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (7.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (4.97%) Degree
4 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.31%) MCSA
5 6 (3.31%) MCSE
5 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.76%) MCP
7 3 (1.66%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) CCA
9 1 (0.55%) CITP
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (25.41%) Docker
2 20 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.66%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.66%) XenApp
5 3 (1.66%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.10%) Squid
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.55%) HDFS
7 1 (0.55%) Varnish
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (29.83%) Puppet
2 48 (26.52%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (24.31%) Ansible
4 16 (8.84%) Kubernetes
5 15 (8.29%) SCCM
6 14 (7.73%) Terraform
7 8 (4.42%) Kibana
7 8 (4.42%) logstash
7 8 (4.42%) Packer
8 6 (3.31%) SCOM
9 4 (2.21%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.66%) Consul
10 3 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.66%) Nessus
10 3 (1.66%) Oozie
10 3 (1.66%) Rundeck
11 2 (1.10%) Nagios
11 2 (1.10%) Salt
12 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (12.71%) Oracle
2 19 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.39%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.73%) Atlassian
5 13 (7.18%) Citrix
6 11 (6.08%) VMware
7 7 (3.87%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.76%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.76%) HP
9 4 (2.21%) Akamai
9 4 (2.21%) IBM
9 4 (2.21%) New Relic
10 3 (1.66%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.66%) Dell
10 3 (1.66%) Endeca
10 3 (1.66%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.66%) Qualys
10 3 (1.66%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.10%) Tableau
11 2 (1.10%) Zend
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