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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
Rank 473 539 569
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +30
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 124 83 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 0.71% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 50 22
Median daily rate £515 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
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
9957 11618 11170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 22.87% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6656 7799 7305
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 220 163
Median hourly rate £36.75 £28.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.01 £14.10 £15.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +69 122 £515 +14.44% 32
London +53 96 £518 +18.28% 22
City of London +7 13 £575 +66.66% 9
North West +35 12 £600 +60.00% 1
Cheshire +26 6 £600 +60.00%
South East +8 6 £425 -5.55% 1
Croydon - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £375 -
East of England +2 3 £575 +21.05% 3
Manchester - 3 £500 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £600 -
Oxford - 3 £400 -
Hampshire +10 2 £450 -
Yorkshire +1 2 £438 -27.08% 1
Norfolk - 2 £575 -
Birmingham - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
Norwich - 2 £575 -
West Yorkshire +4 1 £425 -29.16% 1
East Midlands +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire -5 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
Pudsey - 1 £425 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 220 (96.92%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (83.70%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (60.35%) Amazon S3
4 136 (59.91%) DevOps
5 122 (53.74%) Linux
6 114 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (46.26%) Python
8 103 (45.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 96 (42.29%) Docker
9 96 (42.29%) Puppet
10 85 (37.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 79 (34.80%) Jenkins
12 72 (31.72%) Route 53
13 61 (26.87%) Bash Shell
14 60 (26.43%) Java
15 59 (25.99%) Terraform
16 58 (25.55%) High Availability
16 58 (25.55%) Ansible
17 56 (24.67%) Ruby
18 54 (23.79%) VPN
19 52 (22.91%) Amazon ELB
20 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
21 50 (22.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 48 (21.15%) ELK Stack
23 47 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
24 46 (20.26%) Load Balancing
24 46 (20.26%) Web Services
25 45 (19.82%) Elasticsearch
26 44 (19.38%) Configuration Management
26 44 (19.38%) Migration

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 45 (19.82%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (18.94%) nginx
3 33 (14.54%) Confluence
4 19 (8.37%) Apache
5 15 (6.61%) Tomcat
6 12 (5.29%) IIS
7 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.64%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.76%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.44%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
9 1 (0.44%) WebORB
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.44%) SPSS
2 1 (0.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 220 (96.92%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (83.70%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (60.35%) Amazon S3
4 103 (45.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 85 (37.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 72 (31.72%) Route 53
7 52 (22.91%) Amazon ELB
8 50 (22.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 42 (18.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 39 (17.18%) CloudFront
11 36 (15.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 33 (14.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 32 (14.10%) Amazon SQS
14 29 (12.78%) AWS CloudTrail
15 24 (10.57%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (8.37%) PaaS
17 13 (5.73%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (3.96%) GitHub
19 5 (2.20%) Amazon EMR
19 5 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (23.79%) VPN
2 33 (14.54%) Firewall
3 26 (11.45%) TCP/IP
4 22 (9.69%) HTTP
5 20 (8.81%) SSL
6 13 (5.73%) DNS
7 7 (3.08%) Kerberos
7 7 (3.08%) LDAP
7 7 (3.08%) MPLS
7 7 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (3.08%) WAN
8 6 (2.64%) ICMP
8 6 (2.64%) VLAN
9 5 (2.20%) Internet
10 4 (1.76%) DHCP
10 4 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.76%) Skype
11 3 (1.32%) Network Security
12 2 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 28 (12.33%) MySQL
3 23 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (8.37%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.05%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.17%) SQL Server
7 12 (5.29%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (4.85%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.96%) Redis
10 7 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.08%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.64%) Big Data
12 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.32%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.88%) HBase
14 2 (0.88%) Impala
15 1 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
15 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 79 (34.80%) Jenkins
2 39 (17.18%) Git (software)
3 33 (14.54%) JIRA
4 20 (8.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (7.49%) Vagrant
6 11 (4.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (4.41%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.64%) Artifactory
8 6 (2.64%) GoCD
8 6 (2.64%) Subversion
9 4 (1.76%) GitLab
9 4 (1.76%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.88%) Maven
10 2 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.44%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 35 (15.42%) Finance
2 7 (3.08%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.76%) Electronics
3 4 (1.76%) Front Office
3 4 (1.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.76%) Marketing
3 4 (1.76%) Publishing
3 4 (1.76%) Retail
3 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (37.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (29.96%) AWS DevOps
3 58 (25.55%) AWS Engineer
4 32 (14.10%) Architect
5 31 (13.66%) Developer
6 24 (10.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 18 (7.93%) AWS Architect
7 18 (7.93%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (7.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.73%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (5.73%) Web Specialist
10 12 (5.29%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.29%) Technical Manager
10 12 (5.29%) Technical Project Manager
11 11 (4.85%) AWS Developer
11 11 (4.85%) Consultant
11 11 (4.85%) Technical Architect
11 11 (4.85%) WebOps Engineer
12 10 (4.41%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.15%) ELK Stack
2 46 (20.26%) Web Services
3 26 (11.45%) Django
4 24 (10.57%) HTML
5 23 (10.13%) boto
6 10 (4.41%) CSS
6 10 (4.41%) HTML5
6 10 (4.41%) JSON
6 10 (4.41%) REST
7 9 (3.96%) .NET
8 8 (3.52%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (3.08%) LAMP
9 7 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (3.08%) Sensu
10 6 (2.64%) Node.js
11 5 (2.20%) Java EE
11 5 (2.20%) Kafka
12 4 (1.76%) Apache Flex
12 4 (1.76%) RESTful
12 4 (1.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.10%) Public Cloud
2 9 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.52%) Clustering
3 8 (3.52%) PKI
3 8 (3.52%) Replication
4 5 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.76%) BYOD
6 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.32%) Tandem
6 3 (1.32%) User Experience
7 2 (0.88%) CESG
7 2 (0.88%) Informatics
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 122 (53.74%) Linux
2 37 (16.30%) Windows
3 32 (14.10%) CentOS
4 19 (8.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.29%) Unix
6 11 (4.85%) Windows Server
7 10 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.96%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.08%) CoreOS
10 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.76%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.76%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.44%) Debian
12 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (59.91%) DevOps
2 114 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (25.55%) High Availability
4 47 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (20.26%) Load Balancing
6 44 (19.38%) Configuration Management
6 44 (19.38%) Migration
7 36 (15.86%) Auto-Scaling
8 31 (13.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 28 (12.33%) Microservices
9 28 (12.33%) Scrum
10 20 (8.81%) Web Operations
11 17 (7.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (6.61%) Open Source
13 14 (6.17%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.73%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.73%) SOA
15 12 (5.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 11 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (46.26%) Python
2 61 (26.87%) Bash Shell
3 60 (26.43%) Java
4 56 (24.67%) Ruby
5 30 (13.22%) PHP
6 23 (10.13%) SQL
7 22 (9.69%) PowerShell
8 20 (8.81%) Perl
9 19 (8.37%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.73%) C#
11 7 (3.08%) C
11 7 (3.08%) Go
12 4 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.76%) Scala
13 3 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) C++
14 1 (0.44%) F#
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (18.06%) Security Cleared
2 31 (13.66%) SC Cleared
3 26 (11.45%) AWS Certification
4 14 (6.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.52%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (3.08%) Degree
7 5 (2.20%) CCIE
7 5 (2.20%) CCNA
7 5 (2.20%) CCNP
7 5 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.76%) MCITP
8 4 (1.76%) MCP
8 4 (1.76%) MCSE
8 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (42.29%) Docker
2 24 (10.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.64%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.76%) LXC
6 4 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.76%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.76%) vSphere
6 4 (1.76%) XenApp
6 4 (1.76%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.44%) HDFS
8 1 (0.44%) iptables
8 1 (0.44%) Varnish
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 96 (42.29%) Puppet
2 59 (25.99%) Terraform
3 58 (25.55%) Ansible
4 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (14.10%) Kubernetes
6 27 (11.89%) Kibana
6 27 (11.89%) logstash
7 11 (4.85%) Salt
8 7 (3.08%) SELinux
9 6 (2.64%) Graphite
9 6 (2.64%) Packer
10 5 (2.20%) collectd
10 5 (2.20%) Nagios
10 5 (2.20%) OSSEC
10 5 (2.20%) StatsD
11 4 (1.76%) AppDNA
11 4 (1.76%) Consul
11 4 (1.76%) EdgeSight
11 4 (1.76%) SCCM
11 4 (1.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (15.86%) SaltStack
2 23 (10.13%) Atlassian
3 20 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.37%) New Relic
5 14 (6.17%) Oracle
5 14 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.29%) VMware
7 9 (3.96%) Rackspace
8 8 (3.52%) Cisco
9 6 (2.64%) Citrix
9 6 (2.64%) Trend Micro
10 4 (1.76%) Assembla
10 4 (1.76%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.76%) SAP
11 3 (1.32%) Adobe
12 2 (0.88%) Google
13 1 (0.44%) EMC
13 1 (0.44%) HP
13 1 (0.44%) IBM
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