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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 21 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 126 107 120
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +40
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 19 7 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.96% 2.22% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
10th Percentile £411 £107 £513
25th Percentile £413 £110 £533
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £428 £313 £600
Median % change year-on-year +36.96% -47.92% +33.33%
75th Percentile £538 £350 £625
90th Percentile £628 £425 £629
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £52.50 - -
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
75th Percentile £57.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £51.58
% change year-on-year - - +65.04%

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 383 316 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.94% 17.60% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 193 310
10th Percentile £292 £213 £299
25th Percentile £408 £336 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £433
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.93% -3.78%
75th Percentile £575 £530 £534
90th Percentile £675 £610 £596
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 14
10th Percentile £12.48 £11.25 £14.25
25th Percentile £26.98 £13.50 £19.21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.57
Median % change year-on-year +62.79% -0.32% +15.04%
75th Percentile £53.25 £36.69 £26.05
90th Percentile £67.55 £45.20 £27.94
England median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £24.70
% change year-on-year +83.67% -0.81% -17.67%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in the East of England

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex - 12 £428 -
Cambridgeshire -30 5 £525 +68.00% 1
Bedfordshire -15 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 19 (100.00%) AWS
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) MySQL
3 15 (78.95%) Azure
4 14 (73.68%) JIRA
4 14 (73.68%) Confluence
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon Redshift
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
5 13 (68.42%) Unix
5 13 (68.42%) GCP
6 12 (63.16%) GitLab
6 12 (63.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (63.16%) Power BI
6 12 (63.16%) Power Platform
6 12 (63.16%) CI/CD
6 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
6 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
6 12 (63.16%) ETL
6 12 (63.16%) SAS
6 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (63.16%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (63.16%) Informatica
6 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
6 12 (63.16%) Ansible
6 12 (63.16%) Analytics
6 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
6 12 (63.16%) Data Virtualisation
6 12 (63.16%) Talend
6 12 (63.16%) Data Analytics
6 12 (63.16%) Bitbucket

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 14 (73.68%) Confluence
2 12 (63.16%) SAS
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (78.95%) Azure
3 13 (68.42%) GCP
4 12 (63.16%) Power Platform
5 11 (57.89%) Tricentis Tosca
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
7 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (10.53%) GitHub
7 2 (10.53%) Serverless
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (5.26%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 14 (73.68%) Amazon Redshift
3 12 (63.16%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (63.16%) Pentaho
3 12 (63.16%) Power BI
4 11 (57.89%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (47.37%) Impala
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.26%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (5.26%) DB2
7 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) JIRA
2 12 (63.16%) Bitbucket
2 12 (63.16%) GitLab
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 11 (57.89%) Zephyr
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Mockito
General
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) QA Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) QA Test Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) QA Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) React Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) React
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) Swagger
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) GraphQL
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) Kendo UI
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) XHR
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Analytics
1 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) CI/CD
1 12 (63.16%) Data Analytics
1 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
1 12 (63.16%) Data Virtualisation
1 12 (63.16%) ETL
2 11 (57.89%) Agile
2 11 (57.89%) Data Migration
2 11 (57.89%) Data Reconciliation
2 11 (57.89%) Migration
2 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
3 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Coaching
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Software Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Bash
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCA
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Informatica
2 12 (63.16%) Talend
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware