Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 2019 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 188 198
Rank change year-on-year +37 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 23 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.19% 2.13% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 6
East of England median daily rate £450 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +2.00% +29.87%
10th Percentile £325 £463 £406
90th Percentile £644 £600 £575
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 - £34.74

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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 720 939 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.39% 18.60% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 573 566
East of England median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £307 £283
90th Percentile £631 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £475 £458
% change year-on-year - +3.83% +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 20
East of England median hourly rate £29.25 £26.90 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.74% -8.81% -21.33%
10th Percentile £12.53 £14.30 £16.18
90th Percentile £57.50 £46.25 £40.38
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +11.11% +12.50%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the East of England

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in the East of England

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in the East of England

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +7 8 £338 -28.95%
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £500 -3.38% 3
Bedfordshire +7 4 £425 -22.73%
Norfolk +6 4 £613 +7.46%
Suffolk - 2 - -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 16 (69.57%) AWS
2 11 (47.83%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (47.83%) Amazon S3
3 10 (43.48%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (43.48%) Serverless
4 9 (39.13%) Azure
4 9 (39.13%) Node.js
4 9 (39.13%) DevOps
4 9 (39.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) MySQL
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (30.43%) Docker
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Terraform
7 6 (26.09%) Amazon ECS
7 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (26.09%) Office 365
8 5 (21.74%) Route 53

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) AWS
2 11 (47.83%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (47.83%) Amazon S3
3 10 (43.48%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (43.48%) Serverless
4 9 (39.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (39.13%) Azure
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon ECS
5 6 (26.09%) Office 365
5 6 (26.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (21.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (21.74%) CloudFront
6 5 (21.74%) GitHub
6 5 (21.74%) Route 53
7 4 (17.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (17.39%) Datadog
8 3 (13.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
2 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 3 (13.04%) SSH
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) Skype
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (13.04%) Redis
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) Mocha
4 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) Serverless Framework
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) React
3 2 (8.70%) React Native
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) Apollo GraphQL
4 1 (4.35%) boto
4 1 (4.35%) GraphQL
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (17.39%) PKI
3 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Email Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Project Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Server Building
4 4 (17.39%) SIEM
4 4 (17.39%) Task Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) ES6
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Terraform
2 6 (26.09%) SCCM
3 5 (21.74%) Ansible
4 4 (17.39%) Packer
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (8.70%) SCOM
6 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
3 4 (17.39%) hybris
3 4 (17.39%) Ping Identity
3 4 (17.39%) Splunk
4 3 (13.04%) Percona
5 2 (8.70%) VMware