The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 536 593 563
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -30
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 102 50 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 34 66
Median daily rate £481 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
11715 13220 11998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 23.55% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7900 8624 7476
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 194 202
Median hourly rate £31.27 £27.78 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 101 £481 +13.23% 24
London +54 79 £500 +17.64% 15
City of London +39 13 £505 +18.82% 5
North West -7 11 £440 -12.00%
Cheshire -10 7 £438 -12.50%
East of England +15 6 £475 - 1
Hertfordshire +20 4 £475 - 1
South East -3 4 £400 -11.11% 2
Merseyside - 4 £450 -
Warrington - 4 £390 -
West Sussex -8 3 £350 +59.09%
Liverpool - 3 - -
Chester - 2 £443 -
Norwich - 1 £425 -
Staines - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 £488 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Chiswick - 1 £565 -
Bristol - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 £325 - 3
Surrey - 1 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 -
Norfolk - 1 £425 -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 168 (94.38%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (65.73%) Amazon EC2
3 87 (48.88%) DevOps
4 78 (43.82%) Linux
5 76 (42.70%) Amazon S3
6 73 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (39.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 68 (38.20%) Java
9 53 (29.78%) Python
10 44 (24.72%) Route 53
11 43 (24.16%) Windows
11 43 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (23.60%) JavaScript
12 42 (23.60%) Jenkins
13 41 (23.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 40 (22.47%) Puppet
14 40 (22.47%) Amazon SQS
15 38 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (20.79%) TDD
17 36 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
18 34 (19.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 34 (19.10%) Git (software)
18 34 (19.10%) MySQL
19 33 (18.54%) PHP
19 33 (18.54%) PostgreSQL
20 32 (17.98%) Web Services
20 32 (17.98%) Ansible
21 29 (16.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
21 29 (16.29%) Docker
21 29 (16.29%) Ruby

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.55%) IIS
2 12 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.18%) Confluence
4 10 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.62%) nginx
5 9 (5.06%) Apache
5 9 (5.06%) JBoss
5 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.93%) WordPress
7 6 (3.37%) Drupal
7 6 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.37%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.81%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.81%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.25%) CMS
9 4 (2.25%) Magnolia
10 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.81%) Maximo
1 5 (2.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 168 (94.38%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (65.73%) Amazon EC2
3 76 (42.70%) Amazon S3
4 70 (39.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 44 (24.72%) Route 53
6 40 (22.47%) Amazon SQS
7 38 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 34 (19.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 29 (16.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 27 (15.17%) Amazon ELB
11 25 (14.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 24 (13.48%) CloudFront
13 23 (12.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 22 (12.36%) AWS Lambda
15 16 (8.99%) Amazon Kinesis
16 15 (8.43%) IaaS
17 12 (6.74%) Office 365
18 9 (5.06%) Amazon EMR
18 9 (5.06%) PaaS
19 8 (4.49%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) DNS
2 10 (5.62%) HTTP
2 10 (5.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (4.49%) Internet
4 6 (3.37%) DHCP
4 6 (3.37%) Firewall
5 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.25%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.69%) OpenVPN
7 3 (1.69%) Skype
7 3 (1.69%) VPN
8 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.56%) DMZ
9 1 (0.56%) Intranet
9 1 (0.56%) SAN
9 1 (0.56%) SMTP
9 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 34 (19.10%) MySQL
3 33 (18.54%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (13.48%) MongoDB
5 20 (11.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (10.67%) NoSQL
7 16 (8.99%) Redis
8 15 (8.43%) Amazon Redshift
9 13 (7.30%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.62%) SQL Server
11 9 (5.06%) Neo4j
12 7 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (3.93%) MarkLogic
13 6 (3.37%) Hadoop
13 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (2.25%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.69%) Big Data
15 3 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 42 (23.60%) Jenkins
2 34 (19.10%) Git (software)
3 25 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (10.11%) JIRA
5 17 (9.55%) Vagrant
6 16 (8.99%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.62%) Subversion
8 9 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (5.06%) Selenium
9 8 (4.49%) GitLab
10 3 (1.69%) Grunt
10 3 (1.69%) gulp
11 2 (1.12%) Hudson
11 2 (1.12%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.12%) Maven
11 2 (1.12%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (14.61%) Finance
2 7 (3.93%) Banking
3 5 (2.81%) Advertising
4 3 (1.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Local Government
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (28.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (26.40%) Developer
3 32 (17.98%) Architect
4 31 (17.42%) AWS Engineer
5 30 (16.85%) AWS DevOps
6 17 (9.55%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.87%) Administrator
7 14 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (7.30%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.30%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.18%) DBA
9 11 (6.18%) HTML Developer
10 10 (5.62%) AWS Administrator
10 10 (5.62%) Core Java Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Database Architect
11 9 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.06%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.98%) Web Services
2 25 (14.04%) HTML
3 18 (10.11%) .NET
4 15 (8.43%) HTML5
5 13 (7.30%) Apache Flex
5 13 (7.30%) CSS
6 11 (6.18%) Node.js
7 9 (5.06%) ELK Stack
7 9 (5.06%) Flask
8 8 (4.49%) RESTful
8 8 (4.49%) SQLAlchemy
9 7 (3.93%) React Native
10 6 (3.37%) Symfony
11 5 (2.81%) J2EE
11 5 (2.81%) Java EE
11 5 (2.81%) Spring
12 4 (2.25%) Laravel
12 4 (2.25%) REST
13 3 (1.69%) LAMP
13 3 (1.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) PKI
2 8 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.37%) User Experience
4 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.81%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.25%) Clustering
5 4 (2.25%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.25%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.12%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 78 (43.82%) Linux
2 43 (24.16%) Windows
3 20 (11.24%) Unix
4 13 (7.30%) Android
4 13 (7.30%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.06%) Debian
6 9 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.49%) Mac OS
7 8 (4.49%) Windows 10
8 7 (3.93%) CentOS
8 7 (3.93%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (48.88%) DevOps
2 73 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (20.79%) TDD
5 24 (13.48%) Configuration Management
6 21 (11.80%) Kanban
6 21 (11.80%) SOA
7 20 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (8.43%) BDD
8 15 (8.43%) Migration
8 15 (8.43%) Multithreading
9 14 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (7.30%) Low Latency
11 11 (6.18%) Open Source
12 10 (5.62%) Database Security
12 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.62%) Pair Programming
12 10 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.62%) Scrum
13 9 (5.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 68 (38.20%) Java
2 53 (29.78%) Python
3 42 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.54%) PHP
5 29 (16.29%) Ruby
6 22 (12.36%) SQL
7 15 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.18%) C#
8 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.49%) Clojure
9 8 (4.49%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.93%) Scala
11 6 (3.37%) Perl
12 5 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.25%) Go
14 2 (1.12%) C
15 1 (0.56%) C++
15 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.93%) AWS Certification
2 7 (3.93%) Degree
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.81%) MCP
4 5 (2.81%) MCSA
4 5 (2.81%) MCSE
5 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) CITP
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
2 7 (3.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (16.29%) Docker
2 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.12%) Squid
6 1 (0.56%) HDFS
6 1 (0.56%) Varnish
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (22.47%) Puppet
2 36 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (17.98%) Ansible
4 15 (8.43%) SCCM
5 9 (5.06%) Packer
6 8 (4.49%) Kibana
6 8 (4.49%) logstash
7 6 (3.37%) SCOM
8 5 (2.81%) Terraform
9 4 (2.25%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.69%) Nessus
10 3 (1.69%) Oozie
10 3 (1.69%) Rundeck
11 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.12%) Nagios
12 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.56%) Graphite
12 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (14.04%) Oracle
2 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.18%) Citrix
4 10 (5.62%) Atlassian
4 10 (5.62%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.06%) New Relic
5 9 (5.06%) VMware
6 5 (2.81%) 3PAR
6 5 (2.81%) Akamai
6 5 (2.81%) HP
6 5 (2.81%) IBM
7 4 (2.25%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.69%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.69%) CA
8 3 (1.69%) Endeca
8 3 (1.69%) Google
8 3 (1.69%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.69%) Qualys
9 2 (1.12%) Tableau
9 2 (1.12%) Zend
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