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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 17 May 2022 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 150 141 141
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +56
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 35 17 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 2.89% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 16
10th Percentile £509 £345 £409
25th Percentile £513 £433 £433
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £600 £538
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +11.63% -2.27%
75th Percentile £656 £638 £628
90th Percentile £804 - £656
Central London median daily rate £600 £600 £525
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -10.64%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 874 589 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.81% 21.32% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 398 604
10th Percentile £425 £377 £363
25th Percentile £500 £452 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £600
90th Percentile £800 £708 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
10th Percentile £40.65 - £20.00
25th Percentile £47.25 - £24.50
Median hourly rate £60.50 £8.00 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +656.25% -68.00% -28.57%
75th Percentile £61.75 £19.81 £39.25
90th Percentile £71.20 £24.46 £44.35
Central London median hourly rate £60.50 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +332.14% -44.00% -28.57%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the City of London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon RDS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in the City of London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 33 (94.29%) AWS
2 20 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (51.43%) Kafka
4 14 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (34.29%) Amazon S3
5 12 (34.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (34.29%) Serverless
6 11 (31.43%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
7 10 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (28.57%) Apache Spark
7 10 (28.57%) Big Data
7 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Azure
8 9 (25.71%) Confluence
9 8 (22.86%) Clean Code
9 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
9 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
9 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.86%) GCP
9 8 (22.86%) GitLab
9 8 (22.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (22.86%) User Stories
9 8 (22.86%) Ansible
9 8 (22.86%) DevOps
9 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
9 8 (22.86%) Finance

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 10 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 9 (25.71%) Confluence
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
3 5 (14.29%) Luigi
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 33 (94.29%) AWS
2 20 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (34.29%) Amazon S3
3 12 (34.29%) Serverless
4 11 (31.43%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (25.71%) Azure
7 8 (22.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (22.86%) GCP
8 7 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (17.14%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (17.14%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (17.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (11.43%) Datadog
10 4 (11.43%) GitHub
11 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (8.57%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (8.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (5.71%) AWS KMS
12 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (34.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
3 10 (28.57%) Big Data
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 5 (14.29%) MySQL
6 5 (14.29%) Presto
7 4 (11.43%) Metadata
7 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.57%) CouchDB
8 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
8 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.71%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (5.71%) Data Lake
9 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
9 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) GitLab
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket Server
3 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.86%) ER Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Gradle
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Postman
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Data Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) Kafka
2 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
3 6 (17.14%) JAX-RS
3 6 (17.14%) RxJava
3 6 (17.14%) Vert.x
4 3 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (8.57%) Node.js
5 2 (5.71%) PySpark
6 1 (2.86%) Django
6 1 (2.86%) GraphQL
6 1 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) Jest
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) React
6 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Derivative
2 5 (14.29%) Equities
2 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Clean Code
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps
1 8 (22.86%) User Stories
2 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (20.00%) Data Pipeline
2 7 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (17.14%) Agile
3 6 (17.14%) CI/CD
3 6 (17.14%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
4 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Customer Acquisition
4 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Data Munging
4 5 (14.29%) Informatics
4 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Statistics
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Scala
4 4 (11.43%) Bash
4 4 (11.43%) Groovy
5 2 (5.71%) Go
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
2 7 (20.00%) Terraform
3 6 (17.14%) Kubernetes
4 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.86%) Grafana
6 1 (2.86%) Packer
6 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Talend
2 3 (8.57%) Cloudera
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Splunk
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) PagerDuty
4 1 (2.86%) VMware