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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 535 609 579
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -30
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 87 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.062% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 21 16
Median daily rate £525 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +37.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £330 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
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
11302 12210 11114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.76% 23.11% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7558 8156 7138
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 187 174
Median hourly rate £39.20 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £12.68 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +48 72 £528 +9.32% 11
East Midlands - 7 £400 -
North West +5 2 - - 4
East of England -1 2 £345 -31.00% 8
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South East +16 1 £500 -13.04% 3
South West - 1 - - 1
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Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 180 (94.24%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (73.30%) Amazon EC2
3 103 (53.93%) DevOps
4 93 (48.69%) Linux
5 86 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (45.03%) Amazon S3
6 68 (35.60%) Python
7 63 (32.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 62 (32.46%) Docker
9 56 (29.32%) Java
10 55 (28.80%) Puppet
11 53 (27.75%) Jenkins
12 49 (25.65%) Route 53
13 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
14 46 (24.08%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (21.47%) Ruby
16 39 (20.42%) Ansible
17 38 (19.90%) PostgreSQL
18 37 (19.37%) MySQL
18 37 (19.37%) TDD
18 37 (19.37%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (19.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
20 33 (17.28%) PHP
20 33 (17.28%) Windows
20 33 (17.28%) Migration
20 33 (17.28%) Configuration Management
21 32 (16.75%) Amazon ELB
22 31 (16.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 29 (15.18%) Finance

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 26 (13.61%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (9.95%) Confluence
3 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.76%) nginx
5 8 (4.19%) Apache
6 7 (3.66%) IIS
7 6 (3.14%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.62%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.62%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.62%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.57%) JBoss
10 3 (1.57%) SAS
11 2 (1.05%) GemFire
11 2 (1.05%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Maximo
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 180 (94.24%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (73.30%) Amazon EC2
3 86 (45.03%) Amazon S3
4 63 (32.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 49 (25.65%) Route 53
6 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (19.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 32 (16.75%) Amazon ELB
9 27 (14.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 27 (14.14%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (12.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 23 (12.04%) CloudFront
12 16 (8.38%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (7.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (7.33%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (5.76%) GitHub
15 11 (5.76%) Office 365
16 9 (4.71%) IaaS
17 7 (3.66%) DigitalOcean
18 6 (3.14%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.95%) Firewall
2 15 (7.85%) DNS
3 13 (6.81%) VPN
4 11 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.24%) HTTP
5 10 (5.24%) Internet
6 8 (4.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (3.14%) ICMP
8 5 (2.62%) DHCP
8 5 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.57%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.57%) OpenVPN
9 3 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.57%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.05%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.05%) LDAP
10 2 (1.05%) Skype
10 2 (1.05%) VoIP
11 1 (0.52%) Intranet
11 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.90%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (19.37%) MySQL
3 31 (16.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 18 (9.42%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.33%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.81%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (6.28%) Redis
8 9 (4.71%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.71%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.19%) SQL Server
10 7 (3.66%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.62%) Big Data
12 4 (2.09%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.09%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.57%) DataStax
13 3 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (27.75%) Jenkins
2 27 (14.14%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.47%) JIRA
4 13 (6.81%) Vagrant
5 12 (6.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (5.24%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.14%) GoCD
7 6 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.62%) GitLab
8 5 (2.62%) Subversion
9 4 (2.09%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.05%) Hudson
11 1 (0.52%) Maven
11 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 29 (15.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.66%) Advertising
3 5 (2.62%) Retail
4 4 (2.09%) Publishing
5 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (33.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (27.23%) Developer
3 36 (18.85%) AWS DevOps
4 34 (17.80%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (10.99%) Architect
6 18 (9.42%) Java Developer
7 15 (7.85%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.81%) DBA
9 12 (6.28%) Technical Manager
9 12 (6.28%) Technical Project Manager
10 11 (5.76%) AWS Developer
10 11 (5.76%) Core Java Developer
10 11 (5.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Python Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (4.19%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.04%) HTML
2 22 (11.52%) ELK Stack
3 20 (10.47%) Web Services
4 15 (7.85%) Django
4 15 (7.85%) HTML5
5 14 (7.33%) boto
6 11 (5.76%) Apache Flex
7 9 (4.71%) Flask
8 8 (4.19%) CSS
8 8 (4.19%) SQLAlchemy
9 7 (3.66%) .NET
9 7 (3.66%) React Native
10 6 (3.14%) LAMP
10 6 (3.14%) REST
10 6 (3.14%) Spring
11 5 (2.62%) Lambda Expressions
11 5 (2.62%) Node.js
12 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.57%) Kafka
12 3 (1.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) Public Cloud
2 11 (5.76%) PKI
3 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.66%) Clustering
5 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.09%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.09%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.09%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.57%) Replication
7 3 (1.57%) Tandem
7 3 (1.57%) User Experience
8 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.05%) CESG
8 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 93 (48.69%) Linux
2 33 (17.28%) Windows
3 21 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (9.42%) Unix
5 16 (8.38%) CentOS
5 16 (8.38%) Ubuntu
6 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.71%) Android
7 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.19%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.66%) Windows 10
10 6 (3.14%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.57%) CoreOS
11 3 (1.57%) Debian
12 2 (1.05%) Fedora
13 1 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (53.93%) DevOps
2 86 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.37%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (19.37%) TDD
4 33 (17.28%) Configuration Management
4 33 (17.28%) Migration
5 26 (13.61%) High Availability
6 25 (13.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (12.57%) Scrum
8 21 (10.99%) Load Balancing
9 20 (10.47%) Kanban
10 18 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (8.90%) BDD
11 17 (8.90%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.85%) SOA
13 13 (6.81%) Multithreading
14 12 (6.28%) Pair Programming
15 11 (5.76%) ITIL
15 11 (5.76%) Low Latency
16 10 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.60%) Python
2 56 (29.32%) Java
3 41 (21.47%) Ruby
4 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
5 33 (17.28%) PHP
6 15 (7.85%) Bash Shell
7 12 (6.28%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.24%) Perl
8 10 (5.24%) Scala
8 10 (5.24%) SQL
9 8 (4.19%) Clojure
9 8 (4.19%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.66%) C#
11 6 (3.14%) Go
12 3 (1.57%) C
12 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.52%) AWK
13 1 (0.52%) sed
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (9.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (5.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.19%) Degree
5 6 (3.14%) MCSA
5 6 (3.14%) MCSE
5 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.62%) MCP
7 4 (2.09%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.57%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) CCA
9 1 (0.52%) CITP
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (32.46%) Docker
2 19 (9.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.57%) XenApp
5 3 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.05%) HDFS
6 2 (1.05%) Squid
6 2 (1.05%) Varnish
6 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.52%) iptables
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 55 (28.80%) Puppet
2 46 (24.08%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (20.42%) Ansible
4 21 (10.99%) Kubernetes
5 18 (9.42%) logstash
6 16 (8.38%) Kibana
7 15 (7.85%) Terraform
8 13 (6.81%) SCCM
9 4 (2.09%) SCOM
9 4 (2.09%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.57%) Consul
10 3 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.57%) Nessus
10 3 (1.57%) Oozie
10 3 (1.57%) Rundeck
11 2 (1.05%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.05%) Nagios
11 2 (1.05%) Packer
11 2 (1.05%) Salt
11 2 (1.05%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (11.52%) Oracle
2 19 (9.95%) Atlassian
2 19 (9.95%) Red Hat
3 18 (9.42%) SaltStack
4 15 (7.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.28%) VMware
6 11 (5.76%) Citrix
7 7 (3.66%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.14%) HP
9 5 (2.62%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.62%) IBM
10 3 (1.57%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.57%) Dell
10 3 (1.57%) Endeca
10 3 (1.57%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.57%) New Relic
10 3 (1.57%) Qualys
11 2 (1.05%) Google
11 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.05%) SAP
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