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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 405 392 415
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 19 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.099% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 11
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£465 £373 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.74% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £230 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £220 £300
% change year-on-year
+116.02% -26.66%
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
5611 5583 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.69% 23.04% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3976 3754 4017
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 38
Average hourly rate £27.78 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.59 £53.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 September 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 September 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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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 +16 5 £465 +40.90% 1
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 31 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (93.55%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (74.19%) DevOps
3 23 (74.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (45.16%) Puppet
5 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 12 (38.71%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
7 11 (35.48%) Amazon S3
7 11 (35.48%) Python
8 10 (32.26%) Apache
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (32.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 9 (29.03%) Ruby
9 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (25.81%) Docker
11 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
11 7 (22.58%) New Relic
11 7 (22.58%) Release Management
11 7 (22.58%) QA
11 7 (22.58%) MySQL
11 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
12 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
12 6 (19.35%) Firewall
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) Drupal
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) Confluence
5 2 (6.45%) Jetty
5 2 (6.45%) WordPress
5 2 (6.45%) nginx
6 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 31 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (93.55%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (74.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (38.71%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (35.48%) Amazon S3
6 10 (32.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (6.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (3.23%) Office 365
10 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.45%) Redis
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 3 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (6.45%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Hudson
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Junior
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) MCollective
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) JDBC
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) Spring Security
4 2 (6.45%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (6.45%) JPA
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) boto
4 2 (6.45%) Memcached
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) PKI
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.90%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) DevOps
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Release Management
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Microservices
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
4 4 (12.90%) Ansible
4 4 (12.90%) Nagios
5 2 (6.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) New Relic
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Akamai
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
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