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 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 532 500 482
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -18
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 50 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 65 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+45.16% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon RDS
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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
11505 10563 9576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.58% 21.67% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7670 6693 5866
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 165 219
Average hourly rate £27.78 £29.74 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.50 £17.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -40 17 £425 -5.55% 11
South East -36 13 £450 +45.16%
North West - 12 £500 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £415 - 2
East of England 0 2 £475 +137.50% 3
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Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (72.84%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (50.62%) Amazon S3
4 34 (41.98%) DevOps
4 34 (41.98%) Linux
5 32 (39.51%) Windows
5 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (39.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (33.33%) Puppet
6 27 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
7 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (29.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 24 (29.63%) Web Services
9 22 (27.16%) Oracle
9 22 (27.16%) Amazon ELB
10 21 (25.93%) Configuration Management
11 20 (24.69%) Docker
11 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (23.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 18 (22.22%) Java
14 17 (20.99%) Python
14 17 (20.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 16 (19.75%) MySQL
16 15 (18.52%) UNIX
16 15 (18.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 13 (16.05%) MongoDB
17 13 (16.05%) Route 53
17 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
17 13 (16.05%) SQL
17 13 (16.05%) SQL Server

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 12 (14.81%) Apache
2 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.35%) nginx
4 9 (11.11%) IIS
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.70%) Confluence
8 2 (2.47%) Drupal
8 2 (2.47%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 81 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (72.84%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (50.62%) Amazon S3
4 32 (39.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
6 24 (29.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 22 (27.16%) Amazon ELB
8 19 (23.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (20.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 15 (18.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 13 (16.05%) Route 53
12 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (12.35%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (11.11%) CloudFront
15 7 (8.64%) Amazon Glacier
16 5 (6.17%) Office 365
16 5 (6.17%) AWS CloudTrail
17 4 (4.94%) IaaS
18 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) VPN
1 12 (14.81%) DNS
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 11 (13.58%) Internet
3 7 (8.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.94%) DHCP
5 2 (2.47%) HTTP
5 2 (2.47%) LAN
5 2 (2.47%) WAN
5 2 (2.47%) SSH
6 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.23%) LDAP
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) MySQL
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.58%) Redis
4 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.64%) Big Data
5 7 (8.64%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.64%) SimpleDB
5 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (2.47%) Gradle
General
1 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Architect
2 22 (27.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (8.64%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Integration Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) AWS Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Data Architect
12 2 (2.47%) Java Architect
12 2 (2.47%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) Web Services
2 11 (13.58%) Java EE
3 7 (8.64%) POSIX
4 4 (4.94%) JSON
4 4 (4.94%) RESTful
5 3 (3.70%) Memcached
5 3 (3.70%) boto
6 2 (2.47%) MCollective
6 2 (2.47%) Spring
6 2 (2.47%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.47%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (2.47%) JPA
6 2 (2.47%) LAMP
6 2 (2.47%) .NET
6 2 (2.47%) JDBC
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.23%) J2EE
7 1 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) PKI
2 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Telematics
7 1 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Linux
2 32 (39.51%) Windows
3 15 (18.52%) UNIX
4 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Android
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) CentOS
7 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.47%) Fedora
9 1 (1.23%) SUSE
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) DevOps
2 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.93%) Configuration Management
4 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.81%) Migration
6 12 (14.81%) Microservices
7 10 (12.35%) Auto-Scaling
7 10 (12.35%) Scrum
8 9 (11.11%) Kanban
9 8 (9.88%) TDD
10 7 (8.64%) Network Design
10 7 (8.64%) Service Management
10 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.64%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.64%) Security Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Software Architecture
11 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.17%) ITIL
11 5 (6.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) Java
2 17 (20.99%) Python
3 13 (16.05%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.41%) Ruby
6 5 (6.17%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.70%) Groovy
9 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) MCSA
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.94%) MCP
2 4 (4.94%) MCSE
3 3 (3.70%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) CCNP
5 1 (1.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) Docker
2 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) UAG
4 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.23%) vCloud
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (33.33%) Puppet
2 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (14.81%) Ansible
4 8 (9.88%) Salt
5 7 (8.64%) HAProxy
6 5 (6.17%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.94%) SCCM
8 2 (2.47%) Mesos
9 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) VMware
3 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.88%) Akamai
4 7 (8.64%) hybris
5 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) New Relic
7 3 (3.70%) Vertica
7 3 (3.70%) Infobright
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.47%) HP
8 2 (2.47%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.23%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.23%) Dell
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day 3 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago