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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 353 396 400
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 55 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.090% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 1
Average daily rate £438 £518 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% +66.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -
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
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 2 £389 +1.63% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £500 -
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 74 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (75.68%) Amazon EC2
3 50 (67.57%) Amazon S3
4 48 (64.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (51.35%) Linux
7 33 (44.59%) Python
8 32 (43.24%) Java
9 31 (41.89%) Web Services
9 31 (41.89%) Jenkins
10 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
12 25 (33.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 25 (33.78%) DevOps
12 25 (33.78%) Windows
13 21 (28.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
14 20 (27.03%) Tomcat
14 20 (27.03%) SQL
15 19 (25.68%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (24.32%) .NET
17 17 (22.97%) HTML
17 17 (22.97%) JBoss
17 17 (22.97%) Debian
17 17 (22.97%) MongoDB
17 17 (22.97%) Amazon Glacier
17 17 (22.97%) AWS Lambda
18 16 (21.62%) Ruby
18 16 (21.62%) SLA
18 16 (21.62%) JavaScript

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (27.03%) Tomcat
2 17 (22.97%) JBoss
3 14 (18.92%) Apache
4 12 (16.22%) IIS
5 9 (12.16%) Apache Spark
6 8 (10.81%) nginx
7 7 (9.46%) WordPress
8 6 (8.11%) CMS
8 6 (8.11%) Drupal
9 5 (6.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Magnolia
10 3 (4.05%) Confluence
10 3 (4.05%) Node.js
11 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 74 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (75.68%) Amazon EC2
3 50 (67.57%) Amazon S3
4 48 (64.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (33.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (22.97%) Amazon Glacier
6 17 (22.97%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (20.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 13 (17.57%) Amazon ELB
9 12 (16.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 11 (14.86%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (12.16%) Amazon EMR
11 9 (12.16%) Route 53
12 7 (9.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (8.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (8.11%) CloudFront
13 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (2.70%) PaaS
15 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) DNS
1 10 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (25.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (22.97%) MongoDB
4 11 (14.86%) Big Data
5 9 (12.16%) Hadoop
5 9 (12.16%) MySQL
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.05%) Redis
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) Jenkins
2 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.81%) JIRA
4 5 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) Geb
7 1 (1.35%) Gradle
7 1 (1.35%) Grunt
7 1 (1.35%) gulp
7 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (1.35%) Spock
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Administrator
2 17 (22.97%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.16%) AWS Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) PHP Developer
6 8 (10.81%) HTML Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Linux Scripter
8 6 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (41.89%) Web Services
2 18 (24.32%) .NET
3 17 (22.97%) HTML
4 12 (16.22%) CSS
5 10 (13.51%) HTML5
6 8 (10.81%) LAMP
7 7 (9.46%) Symfony
8 6 (8.11%) Apache Flex
9 5 (6.76%) RESTful
10 4 (5.41%) Laravel
11 3 (4.05%) CSS3
11 3 (4.05%) JSON
12 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.70%) J2EE
12 2 (2.70%) jQuery
12 2 (2.70%) OAuth
12 2 (2.70%) SOAP
12 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
1 7 (9.46%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.76%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) BBC
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.35%) iDTV
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 25 (33.78%) Windows
3 17 (22.97%) Debian
4 7 (9.46%) Android
4 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.05%) CentOS
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (33.78%) DevOps
4 13 (17.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (17.57%) TDD
5 12 (16.22%) Scrum
5 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.86%) MVC
7 10 (13.51%) Software Delivery
8 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.81%) OOP
9 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.46%) Kanban
11 6 (8.11%) Low Latency
11 6 (8.11%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.76%) Coaching
12 5 (6.76%) Project Management
12 5 (6.76%) Release Management
13 4 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Python
2 32 (43.24%) Java
3 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
4 20 (27.03%) SQL
5 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.62%) Ruby
6 12 (16.22%) PHP
7 9 (12.16%) Go
8 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.05%) C
10 3 (4.05%) C#
11 2 (2.70%) Perl
12 1 (1.35%) Groovy
12 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) AWS Certification
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) SLA
2 12 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) iptables
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (16.22%) Puppet
3 8 (10.81%) Packer
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Splunk
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Interwoven
4 4 (5.41%) Akamai
4 4 (5.41%) New Relic
5 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) BT
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft