Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 192 210
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
East of England median daily rate £525 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £403 £323 £455
90th Percentile £575 £588 £570
England median daily rate £500 £515 £450
% change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.74 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.14% - -

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 984 1121 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 22.99% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 687 732
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £288 £230 £225
90th Percentile £574 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.07 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.21% +13.57% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £45.98 £47.43
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 5 £550 +69.23% 3
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £525 - 2
Norfolk -8 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Route 53
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (36.36%) Terraform
5 4 (36.36%) Serverless
6 3 (27.27%) Ansible
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (27.27%) Node.js
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) SQL

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 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP MDG
1 1 (9.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (45.45%) Route 53
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (36.36%) Serverless
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
7 2 (18.18%) GitHub
7 2 (18.18%) PaaS
8 1 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) ERwin
3 1 (9.09%) FishEye
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Mocha
3 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Handlebars
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Mustache
4 1 (9.09%) Redux
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) DC/OS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) GraphQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Terraform
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
3 2 (18.18%) Marathon
3 2 (18.18%) Mesos
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Lumension
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Talend