The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 98 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 3 0 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% - 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 30
Average daily rate
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£413 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 - £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £410 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
381 310 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.60% 26.59% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 212 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% +118.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon RDS across the Leeds region.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Route 53
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Route 53
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) SimpleDB
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Fedora
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Percona
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat