The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 381 400 368
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 21 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.018% 0.058%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.080% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £350 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon RDS
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4948 4993 4658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.14% 22.29% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3458 3479 3280
Average daily rate £450 £425 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 24
Average hourly rate £22.83 £37.55 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +46.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £24.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £72.25 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London +22 7 £383 - 2
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (51.61%) Amazon ELB
3 16 (51.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (48.39%) Amazon S3
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle
5 12 (38.71%) Auto-Scaling
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) DevOps
8 9 (29.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (29.03%) ElastiCache
8 9 (29.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (29.03%) CloudFront
8 9 (29.03%) Linux
8 9 (29.03%) Firewall
8 9 (29.03%) Migration
9 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
9 7 (22.58%) Route 53
10 6 (19.35%) Akamai
10 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) Android
11 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (16.13%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (51.61%) Amazon ELB
3 16 (51.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (48.39%) Amazon S3
5 9 (29.03%) CloudFront
5 9 (29.03%) ElastiCache
5 9 (29.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (29.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (22.58%) Route 53
7 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (12.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (9.68%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (3.23%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (3.23%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
2 2 (6.45%) Gradle
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) SAML
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Symfony
3 1 (3.23%) Zend Framework
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) Memcached
3 1 (3.23%) Laravel
3 1 (3.23%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Online Games
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Android
3 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Debian
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Auto-Scaling
2 10 (32.26%) DevOps
3 9 (29.03%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
9 1 (3.23%) SOA
9 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) CCNP
1 1 (3.23%) CCNA
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Graphite
4 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Akamai
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) New Relic
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) Mercator
5 1 (3.23%) Zend