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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 408 383 416
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +33
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 17 40 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.74% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 4
Average daily rate
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£432 £400 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £471 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
+113.63% -20.00%
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
5411 5397 5533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.05% 22.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3781 3666 3758
Average daily rate £450 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -8 5 £465 +9.41% 2
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (93.94%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (75.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (66.67%) DevOps
5 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
5 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 12 (36.36%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (36.36%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) Amazon S3
7 11 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) Python
8 10 (30.30%) DNS
9 9 (27.27%) Apache
9 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) Firewall
9 9 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (24.24%) Docker
11 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
11 7 (21.21%) Ruby
11 7 (21.21%) QA
11 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (18.18%) PHP
12 6 (18.18%) MySQL
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle
13 5 (15.15%) IIS

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) Drupal
4 3 (9.09%) nginx
4 3 (9.09%) Confluence
5 2 (6.06%) Jetty
5 2 (6.06%) WordPress
6 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (93.94%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (75.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (36.36%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (9.09%) CloudFront
8 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (3.03%) Office 365
10 1 (3.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) HTTP
5 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.03%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.09%) Redis
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 3 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (6.06%) Gradle
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Hudson
7 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.06%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Junior
4 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 4 (12.12%) MCollective
3 3 (9.09%) boto
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) Memcached
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) JDBC
4 2 (6.06%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) Spring Security
4 2 (6.06%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (6.06%) JPA
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) CentOS
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Release Management
5 4 (12.12%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) BDD
7 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) VirtualBox
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
4 5 (15.15%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) Mesos
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Akamai
2 5 (15.15%) New Relic
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
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