The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 541 559 519
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 35 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.014% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.063% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 18
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£413 £310 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% -12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £310 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11137 11048 10127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.98% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7164 6711 6070
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 188 227
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England +9 34 £413 +33.06% 16
London -2 20 £510 +64.51% 8
South East - 10 £290 - 1
City of London +20 6 £383 +23.38% 2
West Sussex - 5 £220 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £409 - 2
Leeds - 3 £409 -
Yorkshire - 3 £409 - 2
Surrey - 2 £400 -
Staines - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
South West - 1 £350 - 2
Scotland - 1 - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Crawley - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 66 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (68.12%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (55.07%) Amazon S3
4 33 (47.83%) Web Services
5 31 (44.93%) Amazon ELB
6 30 (43.48%) Linux
7 29 (42.03%) DevOps
8 27 (39.13%) Puppet
9 24 (34.78%) Route 53
10 23 (33.33%) Windows
11 19 (27.54%) Oracle
12 18 (26.09%) SQL
13 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
14 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
15 15 (21.74%) Firewall
16 14 (20.29%) Apache
16 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
16 14 (20.29%) Python
16 14 (20.29%) Ruby
17 13 (18.84%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (18.84%) PHP
17 13 (18.84%) Java
17 13 (18.84%) MySQL
18 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
19 11 (15.94%) CentOS
19 11 (15.94%) VPN
19 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
20 10 (14.49%) IIS
20 10 (14.49%) DNS

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (20.29%) Apache
1 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.49%) IIS
3 9 (13.04%) nginx
4 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.25%) Node.js
5 5 (7.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.35%) CMS
7 2 (2.90%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (2.90%) Kentico
8 1 (1.45%) Drupal
8 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 66 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (68.12%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (55.07%) Amazon S3
4 31 (44.93%) Amazon ELB
5 24 (34.78%) Route 53
6 10 (14.49%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (13.04%) ElastiCache
7 9 (13.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 9 (13.04%) CloudFront
8 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (8.70%) SaaS
9 6 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (7.25%) Office 365
10 5 (7.25%) IaaS
11 2 (2.90%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (2.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) Firewall
2 11 (15.94%) VPN
3 10 (14.49%) DNS
4 8 (11.59%) DHCP
4 8 (11.59%) SSL
4 8 (11.59%) Internet
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.25%) Network Security
6 5 (7.25%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.25%) DSL
7 4 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.90%) SSH
8 2 (2.90%) DAB
8 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.45%) LDAP
9 1 (1.45%) HTTP
9 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) MySQL
2 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.59%) Redis
5 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (4.35%) SimpleDB
8 3 (4.35%) Couchbase
9 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.90%) RavenDB
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) RSpec
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Grunt
3 2 (2.90%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.90%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.90%) Gradle
4 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Architect
1 12 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (11.59%) Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.35%) DBA
8 3 (4.35%) Integration Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Web Services
2 6 (8.70%) LAMP
3 5 (7.25%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.80%) SOAP
4 4 (5.80%) JSON
5 3 (4.35%) HTML
5 3 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (2.90%) XML
6 2 (2.90%) POSIX
6 2 (2.90%) SAML
6 2 (2.90%) WCF
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) RESTful
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.90%) HTML5
6 2 (2.90%) CSS3
6 2 (2.90%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.90%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.25%) PKI
3 3 (4.35%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Replication
4 2 (2.90%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) iPhone
4 2 (2.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.94%) CentOS
5 8 (11.59%) Android
6 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.25%) UNIX
9 3 (4.35%) Debian
10 2 (2.90%) Fedora
10 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) DevOps
2 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.04%) Migration
3 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.14%) Software Architecture
4 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.70%) TDD
5 6 (8.70%) Web Development
5 6 (8.70%) Kanban
6 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.25%) MVC
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 5 (7.25%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.80%) Scrum
7 4 (5.80%) Security Testing
8 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
3 14 (20.29%) Python
3 14 (20.29%) Ruby
4 13 (18.84%) Java
4 13 (18.84%) PHP
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) Perl
5 5 (7.25%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) PHP5
8 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) MCP
1 5 (7.25%) MCSE
1 5 (7.25%) MCSA
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) VCP4
3 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) UAG
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Varnish
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (39.13%) Puppet
2 13 (18.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.25%) HAProxy
3 5 (7.25%) Salt
3 5 (7.25%) Nagios
3 5 (7.25%) SCCM
4 3 (4.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.45%) Graphite
5 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.70%) Akamai
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix
7 4 (5.80%) New Relic
8 2 (2.90%) Mercator
8 2 (2.90%) Sencha
8 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator
8 2 (2.90%) Percona
8 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.45%) Zend
9 1 (1.45%) hybris
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