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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 371 411 420
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +9
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 61 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.071% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 14
Average daily rate £475 £425 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £210 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £410
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
5456 5462 5428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.70% 24.35% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3971 3803 3817
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 £328 £312 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.35 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £90.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +44 6 £513 +20.58% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Chiswick - 1 £565 -
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (71.82%) Amazon EC2
3 66 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 55 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 46 (41.82%) DevOps
5 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (40.91%) Linux
7 44 (40.00%) Java
8 35 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 33 (30.00%) Python
9 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (29.09%) Web Services
10 32 (29.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 29 (26.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 27 (24.55%) SQL
12 27 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
13 26 (23.64%) Amazon ELB
14 25 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (22.73%) PHP
15 24 (21.82%) Windows
15 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
15 24 (21.82%) Route 53
15 24 (21.82%) Git (software)
16 23 (20.91%) Amazon SQS
17 22 (20.00%) MongoDB
17 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
17 22 (20.00%) .NET
18 21 (19.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 20 (18.18%) TDD
20 19 (17.27%) MySQL

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 18 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 17 (15.45%) JBoss
3 16 (14.55%) IIS
4 14 (12.73%) Apache
5 10 (9.09%) nginx
6 8 (7.27%) WordPress
7 6 (5.45%) Confluence
7 6 (5.45%) Drupal
8 4 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (3.64%) CMS
8 4 (3.64%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.82%) Node.js
9 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (71.82%) Amazon EC2
3 66 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 55 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 32 (29.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 26 (23.64%) Amazon ELB
7 24 (21.82%) Route 53
8 23 (20.91%) Amazon SQS
9 21 (19.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 18 (16.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 17 (15.45%) Amazon Glacier
11 17 (15.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 17 (15.45%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (12.73%) CloudFront
14 10 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (4.55%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (4.55%) IaaS
15 5 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) DNS
1 8 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.73%) Firewall
2 3 (2.73%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.73%) VPN
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) DHCP
4 1 (0.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.91%) Intranet
4 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 25 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 22 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 19 (17.27%) MySQL
5 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (7.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
8 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
8 7 (6.36%) Redis
8 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.82%) Big Data
12 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.91%) OLAP
12 1 (0.91%) OLTP
12 1 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 24 (21.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (9.09%) JIRA
4 9 (8.18%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.73%) Grunt
6 3 (2.73%) gulp
6 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.82%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.82%) Selenium
8 1 (0.91%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.91%) Hudson
8 1 (0.91%) Maven
8 1 (0.91%) Subversion
8 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (19.09%) Architect
3 21 (19.09%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (16.36%) Administrator
5 16 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (11.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.18%) AWS Administrator
9 9 (8.18%) Database Architect
9 9 (8.18%) HTML Developer
10 8 (7.27%) DBA
10 8 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (6.36%) PHP Developer
12 6 (5.45%) AWS Architect
12 6 (5.45%) Linux Scripter
12 6 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.09%) Web Services
2 22 (20.00%) .NET
3 17 (15.45%) HTML
4 11 (10.00%) CSS
4 11 (10.00%) HTML5
5 9 (8.18%) Apache Flex
6 8 (7.27%) LAMP
7 6 (5.45%) RESTful
7 6 (5.45%) Symfony
8 5 (4.55%) J2EE
9 4 (3.64%) Laravel
9 4 (3.64%) SOAP
10 3 (2.73%) Java EE
10 3 (2.73%) React Native
10 3 (2.73%) REST
10 3 (2.73%) Sass
11 2 (1.82%) jQuery
11 2 (1.82%) Spring
12 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) PKI
2 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.45%) User Experience
3 4 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.82%) BBC
5 2 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.91%) Fintech
6 1 (0.91%) iDTV
6 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 18 (16.36%) Debian
4 10 (9.09%) Android
4 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.45%) CentOS
6 3 (2.73%) Unix
7 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.91%) Fedora
8 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (41.82%) DevOps
2 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (18.18%) TDD
4 14 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (10.91%) Kanban
5 12 (10.91%) Migration
6 11 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (10.00%) SOA
7 10 (9.09%) Database Security
7 10 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.09%) Project Management
7 10 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.18%) Low Latency
8 9 (8.18%) SDLC
9 8 (7.27%) Auto-Scaling
9 8 (7.27%) Database Optimisation
9 8 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.00%) Java
2 33 (30.00%) Python
3 27 (24.55%) SQL
4 25 (22.73%) PHP
5 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
6 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 16 (14.55%) Ruby
8 9 (8.18%) Go
9 4 (3.64%) C#
9 4 (3.64%) Clojure
9 4 (3.64%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.73%) Perl
10 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.82%) C
11 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.91%) MCP
3 1 (0.91%) MCSA
3 1 (0.91%) MCSE
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) SLA
2 15 (13.64%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Docker
2 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.91%) iptables
4 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (14.55%) Puppet
3 9 (8.18%) Packer
4 5 (4.55%) Ansible
5 2 (1.82%) Terraform
6 1 (0.91%) Graphite
6 1 (0.91%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.91%) Salt
6 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) Oracle
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Akamai
4 6 (5.45%) New Relic
5 5 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.64%) Interwoven
6 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.73%) Google
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.91%) BT
9 1 (0.91%) HP
9 1 (0.91%) hybris
9 1 (0.91%) SAP
9 1 (0.91%) Splunk
9 1 (0.91%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.91%) Zend
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago