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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England / East of England
Rank 123 116 121
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.33% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.22% 2.01% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £530 £481 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% +6.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £463 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon RDS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 411 399 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.16% 16.45% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 234 346
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +47.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £22.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £505 +3.58% 1
Hertfordshire -5 1 - - 2
Norfolk - 1 £550 - 4
Suffolk - 1 £550 -
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Route 53
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Terraform
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Informatica
5 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter

Amazon RDS
Top Related 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP MDG
1 2 (25.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (50.00%) Route 53
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (12.50%) GitHub
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 2 (25.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Handlebars
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Mustache
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) DRM
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Embarcadero
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
1 2 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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