The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
Rank 118 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.48% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
615 668 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.16% 29.41% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 384 276
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 7
Average hourly rate £16.17 £20.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.62 £16.00 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon RDS across the Yorkshire region.

Amazon RDS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -13 7 £375 +36.36% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
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England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) Route 53
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Salt
4 4 (57.14%) HAProxy
4 4 (57.14%) Redis
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) nginx
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Route 53
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Redis
4 3 (42.86%) Couchbase
4 3 (42.86%) SimpleDB
5 2 (28.57%) RavenDB
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) LLBLGen Pro
1 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) POSIX
2 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (28.57%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) HAProxy
2 4 (57.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha
2 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator
3 1 (14.29%) Percona