Period
to 19 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Amazon RDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon RDS over the 6 months to 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 265 254
Rank change year-on-year +73 -11 -14
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 33 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.53% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.28% 1.18% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 19
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £413 £441 £401
90th Percentile £769 £652 £591
London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon RDS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,450 2,123 2,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.39% 23.99% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,119 1,680 1,789
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £363
90th Percentile £655 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +34.87% -38.89%
10th Percentile £23.50 £19.50 £20.75
90th Percentile £41.15 £53.90 £33.86
London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £27.14
% change year-on-year +22.81% +5.02% -18.38%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in Central London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon RDS in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in Central London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in Central London over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in Central London

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +62 21 £545 -0.91% 18
City of Westminster - 2 £900 -
Amazon RDS
London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 30 (90.91%) AWS
2 23 (69.70%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (48.48%) Docker
4 15 (45.45%) Serverless
4 15 (45.45%) Amazon S3
5 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
6 13 (39.39%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (39.39%) DevOps
7 12 (36.36%) Terraform
7 12 (36.36%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (30.30%) Python
9 10 (30.30%) Java
10 9 (27.27%) Web Services
10 9 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (27.27%) Cloud Native
11 8 (24.24%) AWS CodePipeline
11 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
12 7 (21.21%) Microservices
12 7 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
12 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 7 (21.21%) SQL
12 7 (21.21%) CloudFront
12 7 (21.21%) Azure
12 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.18%) JIRA
13 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (15.15%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.03%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 30 (90.91%) AWS
2 23 (69.70%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (45.45%) Amazon S3
3 15 (45.45%) Serverless
4 13 (39.39%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (24.24%) AWS CodePipeline
8 7 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (21.21%) Azure
8 7 (21.21%) CloudFront
9 6 (18.18%) Route 53
10 4 (12.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (12.12%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (12.12%) Amazon Glacier
10 4 (12.12%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 4 (12.12%) GitHub
10 4 (12.12%) Office 365
11 3 (9.09%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon Athena
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (12.12%) Big Data
4 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) Tick Data
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.03%) Flink
6 1 (3.03%) KDB
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) Presto
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
4 4 (12.12%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.06%) GitLab
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Postman
6 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) Xcode
6 1 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Front Office
2 3 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (24.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) Kafka
3 2 (6.06%) Node.js
3 2 (6.06%) React
3 2 (6.06%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) NumPy
4 1 (3.03%) OAuth
4 1 (3.03%) SciPy
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.03%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Cloud Native
2 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.09%) Hedge funds
2 3 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 4 (12.12%) Debian
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (21.21%) Microservices
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) Data Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Email Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Open Source
6 3 (9.09%) Project Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Server Building
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) Go
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Terraform
2 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
3 6 (18.18%) Ansible
4 4 (12.12%) Kibana
4 4 (12.12%) Packer
4 4 (12.12%) Prometheus
4 4 (12.12%) SCCM
5 2 (6.06%) Puppet
6 1 (3.03%) Grafana
6 1 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (3.03%) Istio
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.03%) Nagios
6 1 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Citrix
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.03%) New Relic
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle