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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 538 602 558
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -44
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 110 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 0.20% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 21 51
Median daily rate £475 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
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
11637 12505 11778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.65% 23.04% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7896 8141 7512
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 164 200
Median hourly rate £33.08 £23.00 £30.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.81% -24.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £46.73 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

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 26 May 2016.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 20 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 26 May 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 +76 110 £475 +14.45% 29
London +60 80 £500 +17.64% 20
North West -11 14 £438 -39.65% 1
City of London +47 11 £488 +14.70% 4
East of England +19 11 £488 +2.63% 1
Cheshire +3 10 £435 -40.00%
Cambridge - 7 £488 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £488 - 1
Chester - 5 £435 -
Hertfordshire +11 4 £475 -
West Sussex - 4 £350 -
Merseyside - 4 £450 -
South East - 4 £350 - 2
Warrington - 4 £390 -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Crawley - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £325 - 2
Chiswick - 1 £565 -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 174 (94.57%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (63.59%) Amazon EC2
3 87 (47.28%) Linux
4 81 (44.02%) Amazon S3
5 80 (43.48%) DevOps
6 77 (41.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 75 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (37.50%) Java
9 57 (30.98%) Python
10 49 (26.63%) Windows
11 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (24.46%) Route 53
13 44 (23.91%) Amazon SQS
14 42 (22.83%) Opscode Chef
14 42 (22.83%) Jenkins
15 41 (22.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 39 (21.20%) JavaScript
17 38 (20.65%) Git (software)
18 37 (20.11%) Web Services
18 37 (20.11%) Puppet
19 35 (19.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 33 (17.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 33 (17.93%) MySQL
21 32 (17.39%) TDD
21 32 (17.39%) Ruby
21 32 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
21 32 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
22 31 (16.85%) Oracle
23 30 (16.30%) PostgreSQL

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 22 (11.96%) IIS
2 14 (7.61%) Node.js
2 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.61%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.52%) JBoss
4 11 (5.98%) Apache
5 10 (5.43%) Confluence
5 10 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.43%) nginx
6 8 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (4.35%) WordPress
7 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
7 7 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.26%) Drupal
9 5 (2.72%) Apache Spark
10 4 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (2.17%) CMS
10 4 (2.17%) Magnolia
10 4 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Maximo
1 8 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 174 (94.57%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (63.59%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (44.02%) Amazon S3
4 77 (41.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 45 (24.46%) Route 53
7 44 (23.91%) Amazon SQS
8 35 (19.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 33 (17.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 32 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 32 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
11 23 (12.50%) CloudFront
12 22 (11.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 22 (11.96%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (9.78%) IaaS
14 15 (8.15%) Amazon Kinesis
15 14 (7.61%) Office 365
16 11 (5.98%) Amazon Glacier
17 10 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (5.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) DNS
2 11 (5.98%) HTTP
3 9 (4.89%) Firewall
3 9 (4.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (4.35%) Internet
5 7 (3.80%) DHCP
5 7 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (2.72%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.17%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.63%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.63%) OpenVPN
9 3 (1.63%) Skype
9 3 (1.63%) VPN
10 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 33 (17.93%) MySQL
3 30 (16.30%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (15.22%) MongoDB
5 22 (11.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (11.41%) NoSQL
7 18 (9.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 15 (8.15%) Redis
9 13 (7.07%) Relational Database
9 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
10 9 (4.89%) Neo4j
11 7 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (3.80%) MarkLogic
12 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.72%) Hadoop
14 4 (2.17%) Apache Hive
14 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database
14 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (22.83%) Jenkins
2 38 (20.65%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (8.70%) JIRA
5 13 (7.07%) TeamCity
5 13 (7.07%) Vagrant
6 12 (6.52%) Selenium
7 9 (4.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.35%) GitLab
9 7 (3.80%) Subversion
10 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.63%) Grunt
10 3 (1.63%) gulp
10 3 (1.63%) JUnit
10 3 (1.63%) NUnit
10 3 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.09%) Hudson
11 2 (1.09%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.09%) Maven
11 2 (1.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (11.41%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Advertising
3 7 (3.80%) Banking
4 4 (2.17%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Billing
5 2 (1.09%) Local Government
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (24.46%) Developer
2 43 (23.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (21.20%) Architect
4 34 (18.48%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (9.78%) Administrator
7 17 (9.24%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (6.52%) AWS Administrator
11 12 (6.52%) HTML Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.43%) DBA
12 10 (5.43%) Python Developer
13 9 (4.89%) Database Architect
13 9 (4.89%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (4.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.11%) Web Services
2 26 (14.13%) HTML
3 25 (13.59%) .NET
4 17 (9.24%) CSS
5 13 (7.07%) HTML5
6 12 (6.52%) Apache Flex
7 11 (5.98%) RESTful
8 9 (4.89%) ELK Stack
8 9 (4.89%) Flask
9 8 (4.35%) SQLAlchemy
10 7 (3.80%) LAMP
11 6 (3.26%) J2EE
11 6 (3.26%) REST
11 6 (3.26%) Symfony
12 4 (2.17%) Java EE
12 4 (2.17%) Laravel
12 4 (2.17%) React Native
12 4 (2.17%) SOAP
12 4 (2.17%) Spring
13 3 (1.63%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.87%) PKI
2 11 (5.98%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.80%) User Experience
5 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.17%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.63%) Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Fintech
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (47.28%) Linux
2 49 (26.63%) Windows
3 20 (10.87%) Unix
4 14 (7.61%) Android
5 13 (7.07%) Debian
6 12 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (5.98%) Apple iOS
8 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.35%) CentOS
9 8 (4.35%) Mac OS
9 8 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 8 (4.35%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.09%) Fedora
10 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (43.48%) DevOps
2 75 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (17.39%) TDD
5 25 (13.59%) SOA
6 22 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (11.41%) Configuration Management
8 19 (10.33%) Kanban
9 18 (9.78%) Migration
10 14 (7.61%) Multithreading
11 13 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (6.52%) Low Latency
13 11 (5.98%) Data Protection
13 11 (5.98%) High Availability
13 11 (5.98%) Open Source
13 11 (5.98%) SDLC
13 11 (5.98%) TOGAF
14 10 (5.43%) Auto-Scaling
14 10 (5.43%) BDD
14 10 (5.43%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.50%) Java
2 57 (30.98%) Python
3 39 (21.20%) JavaScript
4 32 (17.39%) Ruby
5 29 (15.76%) PHP
6 24 (13.04%) SQL
7 20 (10.87%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.61%) C#
9 9 (4.89%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.80%) Go
11 5 (2.72%) Clojure
11 5 (2.72%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.72%) Scala
12 4 (2.17%) Perl
12 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.63%) C
14 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.98%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.80%) MCP
2 7 (3.80%) MCSA
2 7 (3.80%) MCSE
2 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.26%) Degree
4 5 (2.72%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) CITP
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.78%) QA
2 11 (5.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (10.87%) Docker
2 19 (10.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.09%) Squid
5 2 (1.09%) UAG
6 1 (0.54%) HDFS
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (22.83%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (20.11%) Puppet
3 25 (13.59%) Ansible
4 17 (9.24%) Packer
4 17 (9.24%) SCCM
5 8 (4.35%) Kibana
5 8 (4.35%) logstash
6 6 (3.26%) SCOM
7 4 (2.17%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.63%) Nessus
8 3 (1.63%) Oozie
8 3 (1.63%) Rundeck
8 3 (1.63%) Windows Intune
9 2 (1.09%) Terraform
10 1 (0.54%) Graphite
10 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.54%) Nagios
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (16.85%) Oracle
2 21 (11.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.52%) Citrix
3 12 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 9 (4.89%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.89%) New Relic
5 8 (4.35%) IBM
6 7 (3.80%) VMware
7 6 (3.26%) Akamai
7 6 (3.26%) Google
8 5 (2.72%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.72%) CA
8 5 (2.72%) HP
9 4 (2.17%) Interwoven
10 3 (1.63%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.63%) Endeca
10 3 (1.63%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.63%) Qualys
11 2 (1.09%) Zend
12 1 (0.54%) hybris
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