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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 483 589 604
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 145 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.10% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.29% 0.44% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 31 15
Median daily rate £515 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.39% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
11230 12871 12259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.38% 23.17% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7430 8593 8113
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 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 196 192
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.25 £45.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.76% -19.84%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 +94 140 £515 +18.39% 24
London +76 111 £520 +22.35% 16
South East +28 10 £475 - 3
City of London +1 9 £525 +53.28% 3
North West +8 7 £500 +25.00% 3
Hampshire +22 5 £510 - 1
Southampton +12 5 £510 - 1
Croydon - 5 £551 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £400 -
Wiltshire - 5 £500 -
Manchester - 5 £450 - 1
South West - 5 £500 -
Swindon - 4 £500 -
Oxford - 4 £450 -
Birmingham - 3 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 1
East of England +11 2 £575 +21.05% 1
Cheshire +7 2 £600 +50.00% 1
Norwich - 2 £575 -
Edinburgh - 2 £425 -
Scotland - 2 £425 -
Norfolk - 2 £575 -
Yorkshire +13 1 £450 -25.00%
Macclesfield +1 1 £600 - 1
East Midlands -10 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 213 (98.16%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (82.49%) Amazon EC2
3 139 (64.06%) DevOps
4 130 (59.91%) Amazon S3
5 119 (54.84%) Linux
5 119 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (45.62%) Python
7 98 (45.16%) Docker
8 90 (41.47%) Puppet
9 88 (40.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 80 (36.87%) Jenkins
11 74 (34.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 71 (32.72%) Route 53
12 71 (32.72%) Java
13 62 (28.57%) Ansible
13 62 (28.57%) Ruby
14 56 (25.81%) Bash Shell
15 54 (24.88%) Opscode Chef
16 51 (23.50%) Terraform
16 51 (23.50%) Amazon ELB
17 49 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (22.12%) Configuration Management
19 46 (21.20%) Web Services
20 43 (19.82%) Elasticsearch
20 43 (19.82%) High Availability
20 43 (19.82%) ELK Stack
21 41 (18.89%) Microsoft Azure
21 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
22 40 (18.43%) MySQL
23 39 (17.97%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 43 (19.82%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (15.21%) nginx
3 31 (14.29%) Confluence
4 15 (6.91%) Apache
5 14 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.69%) IIS
7 7 (3.23%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.46%) JBoss
10 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.46%) SPSS
1 1 (0.46%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 213 (98.16%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (82.49%) Amazon EC2
3 130 (59.91%) Amazon S3
4 88 (40.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 74 (34.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 71 (32.72%) Route 53
7 51 (23.50%) Amazon ELB
8 41 (18.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (17.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 35 (16.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 33 (15.21%) CloudFront
12 30 (13.82%) Amazon SQS
12 30 (13.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 22 (10.14%) AWS CloudTrail
13 22 (10.14%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (5.53%) PaaS
15 8 (3.69%) Amazon Kinesis
15 8 (3.69%) GitHub
16 7 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (3.23%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.05%) VPN
2 24 (11.06%) Firewall
3 22 (10.14%) TCP/IP
4 19 (8.76%) HTTP
5 13 (5.99%) DNS
5 13 (5.99%) SSL
6 7 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.23%) Kerberos
6 7 (3.23%) LDAP
7 6 (2.76%) ICMP
7 6 (2.76%) Internet
8 4 (1.84%) DHCP
8 4 (1.84%) Skype
9 3 (1.38%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.92%) VoIP
11 1 (0.46%) Network Security
11 1 (0.46%) VPLS
11 1 (0.46%) WAN
11 1 (0.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.43%) MySQL
2 39 (17.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 27 (12.44%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (9.22%) MongoDB
5 17 (7.83%) NoSQL
6 15 (6.91%) SQL Server
7 11 (5.07%) Redis
8 10 (4.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.69%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (3.23%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.76%) Big Data
12 5 (2.30%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.92%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.92%) HBase
14 2 (0.92%) HDInsight
14 2 (0.92%) Power BI
15 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 80 (36.87%) Jenkins
2 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
3 31 (14.29%) JIRA
4 19 (8.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (8.76%) Vagrant
5 10 (4.61%) Subversion
5 10 (4.61%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.76%) Artifactory
7 6 (2.76%) GoCD
8 4 (1.84%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.84%) SonarQube
8 4 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.92%) GitLab
9 2 (0.92%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.46%) Bazaar
10 1 (0.46%) Bower
10 1 (0.46%) Hudson
10 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
General
1 35 (16.13%) Finance
2 7 (3.23%) Publishing
3 6 (2.76%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.84%) Retail
5 3 (1.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.38%) Electronics
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Marketing
5 3 (1.38%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (41.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (31.34%) AWS DevOps
3 53 (24.42%) AWS Engineer
4 36 (16.59%) Developer
5 25 (11.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 22 (10.14%) Architect
7 20 (9.22%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (8.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.99%) AWS Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.53%) Technical Manager
10 12 (5.53%) Technical Project Manager
10 12 (5.53%) Web Specialist
11 11 (5.07%) Administrator
11 11 (5.07%) AWS Architect
11 11 (5.07%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (5.07%) WebOps Engineer
12 9 (4.15%) Consultant
12 9 (4.15%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.20%) Web Services
2 43 (19.82%) ELK Stack
3 27 (12.44%) HTML
4 23 (10.60%) Django
5 19 (8.76%) boto
6 15 (6.91%) HTML5
7 12 (5.53%) REST
8 11 (5.07%) .NET
9 9 (4.15%) Apache Flex
10 8 (3.69%) CSS
10 8 (3.69%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (3.23%) LAMP
11 7 (3.23%) Sensu
12 6 (2.76%) JSON
12 6 (2.76%) Lambda Expressions
13 5 (2.30%) Java EE
13 5 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (1.84%) RESTful
14 4 (1.84%) SOAP
14 4 (1.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.21%) Public Cloud
2 11 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.76%) PKI
4 5 (2.30%) Clustering
4 5 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.84%) BYOD
5 4 (1.84%) CESG
5 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.38%) Tandem
6 3 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Informatics
7 2 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Replication
7 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.46%) PMI
8 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 119 (54.84%) Linux
2 38 (17.51%) CentOS
3 29 (13.36%) Windows
4 26 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (7.37%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.23%) CoreOS
6 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.76%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.30%) Unix
9 4 (1.84%) Android
9 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.84%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.46%) Debian
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (64.06%) DevOps
2 119 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (22.12%) Configuration Management
5 43 (19.82%) High Availability
6 38 (17.51%) Load Balancing
7 34 (15.67%) Migration
8 30 (13.82%) Auto-Scaling
8 30 (13.82%) Scrum
9 24 (11.06%) Microservices
10 23 (10.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (9.22%) Web Operations
13 19 (8.76%) TDD
14 18 (8.29%) Kanban
15 17 (7.83%) Open Source
16 16 (7.37%) E-Commerce
17 14 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
18 13 (5.99%) Mentoring
19 11 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.62%) Python
2 71 (32.72%) Java
3 62 (28.57%) Ruby
4 56 (25.81%) Bash Shell
5 37 (17.05%) PHP
6 31 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 20 (9.22%) SQL
8 18 (8.29%) Perl
9 15 (6.91%) C#
10 14 (6.45%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.23%) Go
12 6 (2.76%) C
13 5 (2.30%) Scala
14 4 (1.84%) Clojure
14 4 (1.84%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.84%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.46%) AWK
16 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.82%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.60%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.68%) AWS Certification
4 14 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (4.15%) Degree
6 6 (2.76%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.92%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.46%) CCA
8 1 (0.46%) CCIE
8 1 (0.46%) CCNA
8 1 (0.46%) CCNP
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.61%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (45.16%) Docker
2 19 (8.76%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.23%) XenApp
4 7 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.30%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.84%) LXC
6 4 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.84%) vSphere
7 3 (1.38%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.46%) HDFS
8 1 (0.46%) iptables
8 1 (0.46%) Varnish
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 90 (41.47%) Puppet
2 62 (28.57%) Ansible
3 54 (24.88%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (23.50%) Terraform
5 33 (15.21%) Kubernetes
6 25 (11.52%) Kibana
6 25 (11.52%) logstash
7 10 (4.61%) Salt
8 7 (3.23%) SELinux
9 5 (2.30%) collectd
9 5 (2.30%) Nagios
9 5 (2.30%) OSSEC
9 5 (2.30%) Packer
9 5 (2.30%) StatsD
10 4 (1.84%) AppDNA
10 4 (1.84%) Consul
10 4 (1.84%) EdgeSight
10 4 (1.84%) Graphite
10 4 (1.84%) SCCM
10 4 (1.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (15.21%) SaltStack
2 22 (10.14%) Atlassian
3 18 (8.29%) Red Hat
4 16 (7.37%) VMware
5 15 (6.91%) New Relic
6 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.99%) Rackspace
7 12 (5.53%) Oracle
8 7 (3.23%) Citrix
9 6 (2.76%) Trend Micro
10 3 (1.38%) Adobe
10 3 (1.38%) Dell
10 3 (1.38%) SAP
11 2 (0.92%) Assembla
11 2 (0.92%) Cisco
11 2 (0.92%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.92%) Google
11 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.46%) Facebook
12 1 (0.46%) Tableau
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: £500-£650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 22 days ago