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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 375 396 362
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 20 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.032% 0.080%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 16
Average daily rate
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£510 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.51% -12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £310 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £310 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £325
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4925 4984 4647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.15% 22.71% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3454 3431 3245
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +75.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £19.20 £19.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £152.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 3 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 3 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 +14 6 £383 +23.38% 2
Hammersmith - - - -
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 25 (80.65%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (58.06%) Amazon S3
4 17 (54.84%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle
6 11 (35.48%) Web Services
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) DevOps
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
8 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 9 (29.03%) Firewall
8 9 (29.03%) Migration
8 9 (29.03%) CloudFront
8 9 (29.03%) ElastiCache
8 9 (29.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (25.81%) Puppet
10 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
10 7 (22.58%) Apache
10 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Route 53
11 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
11 6 (19.35%) Akamai
11 6 (19.35%) Android
12 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.13%) Python
12 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
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 25 (80.65%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (58.06%) Amazon S3
4 17 (54.84%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (29.03%) ElastiCache
5 9 (29.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (29.03%) CloudFront
6 7 (22.58%) Route 53
7 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (9.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) DAB
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) 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 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
3 2 (6.45%) Gradle
3 2 (6.45%) Grunt
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
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%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps 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%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (6.45%) LAMP
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%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Laravel
3 1 (3.23%) boto
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) SAML
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
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Online Games
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
3 6 (19.35%) Android
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
4 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) User Stories
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) Varnish
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Nagios
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.23%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Akamai
3 4 (12.90%) New Relic
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Mercator
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Zend
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