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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 561 642 606
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -36
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 91 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.054% 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 21 15
Median daily rate £525 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
12091 13328 12482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.03% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8003 8832 7926
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 193 203
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 2016.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 26 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 30 September 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 +56 88 £525 +5.00% 27
London +72 71 £533 +10.36% 13
East Midlands - 7 £400 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £400 -
Lincoln - 6 £388 -
City of London +16 3 £450 -3.22% 2
South West - 3 £463 - 1
Scotland - 3 £425 - 1
North West +7 2 - - 1
East of England +3 2 £345 -31.00% 6
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Stafford - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £463 -
Wiltshire - 2 £463 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £425 - 1
South East +14 1 £500 -13.04% 4
Hertfordshire +2 1 - - 6
Norfolk - 1 £345 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Norwich - 1 £345 -
Oxford - 1 £500 -

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 184 (94.85%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (74.23%) Amazon EC2
3 105 (54.12%) DevOps
4 97 (50.00%) Linux
5 89 (45.88%) Amazon S3
6 88 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (36.60%) Python
8 64 (32.99%) Docker
9 62 (31.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 59 (30.41%) Java
11 56 (28.87%) Jenkins
11 56 (28.87%) Puppet
12 53 (27.32%) Route 53
13 48 (24.74%) Microsoft Azure
14 45 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
15 43 (22.16%) Ruby
16 42 (21.65%) Ansible
17 40 (20.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 40 (20.62%) MySQL
18 39 (20.10%) PostgreSQL
18 39 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (18.56%) TDD
19 36 (18.56%) Configuration Management
19 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
20 35 (18.04%) Migration
21 33 (17.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 33 (17.01%) Amazon ELB
21 33 (17.01%) Windows
22 32 (16.49%) PHP
23 29 (14.95%) Finance

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 26 (13.40%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (10.82%) Confluence
3 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.67%) nginx
5 9 (4.64%) Apache
6 7 (3.61%) IIS
7 6 (3.09%) Apache Spark
7 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.09%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.58%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.06%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.06%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.55%) JBoss
10 3 (1.55%) SAS
11 2 (1.03%) GemFire
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Maximo
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 184 (94.85%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (74.23%) Amazon EC2
3 89 (45.88%) Amazon S3
4 62 (31.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 53 (27.32%) Route 53
6 48 (24.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (20.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 33 (17.01%) Amazon ELB
9 29 (14.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 27 (13.92%) Amazon SQS
11 24 (12.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 23 (11.86%) CloudFront
13 18 (9.28%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (8.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 14 (7.22%) Amazon Kinesis
16 12 (6.19%) GitHub
17 10 (5.15%) IaaS
17 10 (5.15%) Office 365
18 7 (3.61%) DigitalOcean
19 6 (3.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) Firewall
2 17 (8.76%) DNS
3 15 (7.73%) TCP/IP
3 15 (7.73%) VPN
4 13 (6.70%) HTTP
5 10 (5.15%) Internet
6 8 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (3.09%) DHCP
7 6 (3.09%) ICMP
8 5 (2.58%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.06%) SSL
10 3 (1.55%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.55%) OpenVPN
11 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.03%) LDAP
11 2 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.03%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.03%) VoIP
12 1 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.62%) MySQL
2 39 (20.10%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (17.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 20 (10.31%) NoSQL
5 17 (8.76%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (6.70%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (6.19%) Redis
9 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
10 10 (5.15%) Relational Database
11 9 (4.64%) Hadoop
12 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database
13 5 (2.58%) Big Data
14 4 (2.06%) Apache Hive
14 4 (2.06%) Neo4j
15 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.55%) DataStax
15 3 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
16 2 (1.03%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 56 (28.87%) Jenkins
2 27 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.34%) JIRA
4 15 (7.73%) Vagrant
5 14 (7.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (5.15%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.09%) GoCD
7 6 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.58%) GitLab
8 5 (2.58%) Subversion
9 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.03%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.03%) Hudson
10 2 (1.03%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.52%) Maven
11 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.52%) Selenium
11 1 (0.52%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (14.95%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Advertising
3 5 (2.58%) Retail
4 4 (2.06%) Publishing
5 2 (1.03%) Electronics
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 66 (34.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (26.80%) Developer
3 37 (19.07%) AWS DevOps
4 35 (18.04%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (10.31%) Architect
6 18 (9.28%) Java Developer
7 15 (7.73%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.70%) DBA
9 12 (6.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 12 (6.19%) Technical Manager
9 12 (6.19%) Technical Project Manager
10 11 (5.67%) AWS Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Core Java Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Python Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Senior DevOps
12 8 (4.12%) Android Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.37%) ELK Stack
2 23 (11.86%) HTML
2 23 (11.86%) Web Services
3 16 (8.25%) Django
4 15 (7.73%) HTML5
5 14 (7.22%) boto
6 11 (5.67%) Apache Flex
7 9 (4.64%) Flask
8 8 (4.12%) CSS
8 8 (4.12%) SQLAlchemy
9 7 (3.61%) .NET
9 7 (3.61%) React Native
10 6 (3.09%) LAMP
10 6 (3.09%) REST
10 6 (3.09%) Spring
11 5 (2.58%) Lambda Expressions
11 5 (2.58%) Node.js
12 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.55%) Kafka
12 3 (1.55%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.34%) Public Cloud
2 11 (5.67%) PKI
3 8 (4.12%) Clustering
3 8 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.06%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.06%) Replication
5 4 (2.06%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.55%) CESG
6 3 (1.55%) Tandem
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 97 (50.00%) Linux
2 33 (17.01%) Windows
3 24 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (8.76%) CentOS
4 17 (8.76%) Unix
5 15 (7.73%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.64%) Android
7 9 (4.64%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.12%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.61%) Windows Server
10 6 (3.09%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.58%) CoreOS
12 3 (1.55%) Debian
13 2 (1.03%) Fedora
14 1 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (54.12%) DevOps
2 88 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (18.56%) Configuration Management
4 36 (18.56%) TDD
5 35 (18.04%) Migration
6 27 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (13.40%) High Availability
8 23 (11.86%) Load Balancing
8 23 (11.86%) Scrum
9 20 (10.31%) Kanban
10 18 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (8.76%) E-Commerce
12 16 (8.25%) BDD
13 15 (7.73%) SOA
14 13 (6.70%) Multithreading
15 12 (6.19%) ITIL
15 12 (6.19%) Pair Programming
16 11 (5.67%) Low Latency
16 11 (5.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.60%) Python
2 59 (30.41%) Java
3 43 (22.16%) Ruby
4 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
5 32 (16.49%) PHP
6 19 (9.79%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.70%) SQL
8 12 (6.19%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.15%) Perl
9 10 (5.15%) Scala
10 8 (4.12%) Clojure
10 8 (4.12%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.61%) C#
12 6 (3.09%) Go
13 3 (1.55%) C
13 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.52%) AWK
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.64%) Degree
5 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.09%) MCSA
6 6 (3.09%) MCSE
7 5 (2.58%) MCP
8 4 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.55%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CITP
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (32.99%) Docker
2 19 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.61%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.55%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.55%) XenApp
5 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.03%) HDFS
6 2 (1.03%) LXC
6 2 (1.03%) Squid
6 2 (1.03%) Varnish
7 1 (0.52%) iptables
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (28.87%) Puppet
2 45 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (21.65%) Ansible
4 21 (10.82%) Kubernetes
5 18 (9.28%) logstash
6 17 (8.76%) Terraform
7 16 (8.25%) Kibana
8 12 (6.19%) SCCM
9 4 (2.06%) Nagios
9 4 (2.06%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.55%) Consul
10 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.55%) Nessus
10 3 (1.55%) Oozie
10 3 (1.55%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.55%) SCOM
11 2 (1.03%) OSSEC
11 2 (1.03%) Salt
11 2 (1.03%) SELinux
12 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (12.37%) Oracle
2 19 (9.79%) Atlassian
3 18 (9.28%) Red Hat
3 18 (9.28%) SaltStack
4 15 (7.73%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.19%) VMware
6 11 (5.67%) Citrix
7 7 (3.61%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.09%) HP
9 5 (2.58%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.58%) IBM
9 5 (2.58%) New Relic
10 3 (1.55%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.55%) Dell
10 3 (1.55%) Endeca
10 3 (1.55%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.55%) Qualys
11 2 (1.03%) Google
11 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.03%) SAP
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