Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon Aurora skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Aurora over the 6 months to 28 January 2020 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 Aurora
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 598 733 835
Rank change year-on-year +135 +102 -17
Contract jobs citing Amazon Aurora 115 114 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.56% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 10
England median daily rate £625 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +2.33% -
10th Percentile £425 £391 £430
90th Percentile £813 £731 £675
UK median daily rate £563 £550 £538
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Amazon Aurora 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13,932 20,396 20,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.29% 22.54% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,381 14,199 14,084
England median daily rate £475 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +8.57%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £635
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 217 224
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.07% +17.85%
10th Percentile £14.03 £14.48 £15.05
90th Percentile £53.75 £56.53 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -1.52% +7.32% +11.82%

Amazon Aurora
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon Aurora as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Aurora in England

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon Aurora in England

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Aurora in England over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Aurora in England

Amazon Aurora
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Aurora within the England region over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
London +159 96 £700 +7.69% 11
Midlands +33 7 £513 +2.40% 3
East Midlands +14 7 £513 +1.18%
East of England +31 6 £550 -4.35%
South East +55 2 £488 -7.14% 3
North of England +47 2 £500 +69.49% 4
South West +8 2 £700 +80.65% 2
Yorkshire +39 1 £500 - 1
North West +9 1 - - 3
Amazon Aurora
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Aurora 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon Aurora.

1 109 (94.78%) AWS
2 82 (71.30%) Java
3 72 (62.61%) Web Services
4 70 (60.87%) SQL
5 69 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 66 (57.39%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (57.39%) Microservices
7 63 (54.78%) Asset Management
7 63 (54.78%) Finance
8 61 (53.04%) Python
9 56 (48.70%) Amazon Athena
10 52 (45.22%) Oracle
10 52 (45.22%) Analytics
11 50 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 49 (42.61%) Front Office
12 49 (42.61%) Fixed Income
13 48 (41.74%) Relational Database
14 46 (40.00%) NoSQL
14 46 (40.00%) J2EE
15 43 (37.39%) Hedge funds
15 43 (37.39%) AWS Step Functions
16 42 (36.52%) Derivative
17 40 (34.78%) FINCAD Analytics
18 39 (33.91%) RDBMS
19 37 (32.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 37 (32.17%) Banking
19 37 (32.17%) Amazon Redshift
20 36 (31.30%) Amazon S3
21 35 (30.43%) Azure
21 35 (30.43%) MySQL

Amazon Aurora
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 28 (24.35%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (3.48%) Confluence
3 3 (2.61%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.87%) Luigi
5 1 (0.87%) Moodle
5 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (34.78%) FINCAD Analytics
2 13 (11.30%) PolarLake
3 11 (9.57%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (94.78%) AWS
2 43 (37.39%) AWS Step Functions
3 36 (31.30%) Amazon S3
4 35 (30.43%) Azure
5 31 (26.96%) GCP
6 30 (26.09%) AWS Lambda
7 28 (24.35%) Serverless
8 17 (14.78%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (13.04%) Amazon EMR
10 14 (12.17%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (6.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (6.09%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (6.09%) Amazon SageMaker
13 5 (4.35%) AWS Fargate
14 4 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (3.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (2.61%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (2.61%) OpenShift
16 2 (1.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.87%) Network Security
2 1 (0.87%) SSH
2 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (57.39%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (48.70%) Amazon Athena
3 50 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 48 (41.74%) Relational Database
5 46 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 39 (33.91%) RDBMS
7 37 (32.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 35 (30.43%) MySQL
9 28 (24.35%) MongoDB
10 26 (22.61%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (18.26%) Redis
11 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
12 20 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (16.52%) Hadoop
13 19 (16.52%) HBase
14 17 (14.78%) Big Data
15 16 (13.91%) Couchbase
15 16 (13.91%) DB2
15 16 (13.91%) MariaDB
15 16 (13.91%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.30%) Maven
4 6 (5.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.48%) Gradle
6 4 (3.48%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.48%) JUnit
6 4 (3.48%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.48%) Mockito
7 1 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.87%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.87%) Liquibase
General
1 63 (54.78%) Finance
2 49 (42.61%) Front Office
3 37 (32.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
5 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (52.17%) Developer
2 44 (38.26%) AWS Developer
3 41 (35.65%) Software Engineer
4 37 (32.17%) Java Developer
5 35 (30.43%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (24.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 27 (23.48%) Java Engineer
8 25 (21.74%) AWS Software Engineer
9 24 (20.87%) Java Software Engineer
10 23 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
11 19 (16.52%) NoSQL Developer
12 14 (12.17%) Senior Developer
13 13 (11.30%) Data Engineer
14 12 (10.43%) Architect
14 12 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
15 11 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
15 11 (9.57%) NoSQL Engineer
16 10 (8.70%) Lead Developer
17 9 (7.83%) Cloud Developer
18 7 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (62.61%) Web Services
2 46 (40.00%) J2EE
3 23 (20.00%) gRPC
4 19 (16.52%) Dropwizard
4 19 (16.52%) J2SE
5 17 (14.78%) Kafka
6 13 (11.30%) Apache NiFi
7 12 (10.43%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.70%) Node.js
9 9 (7.83%) Backbone.js
9 9 (7.83%) Esper
9 9 (7.83%) NumPy
9 9 (7.83%) Pyramid
9 9 (7.83%) React
9 9 (7.83%) SciPy
10 8 (6.96%) .NET
11 7 (6.09%) REST
11 7 (6.09%) Spring
12 5 (4.35%) Pandas
12 5 (4.35%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 49 (42.61%) Fixed Income
2 43 (37.39%) Hedge funds
3 42 (36.52%) Derivative
4 37 (32.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (26.96%) Equity Derivative
6 21 (18.26%) Equities
7 19 (16.52%) Pricing Data
8 16 (13.91%) Market Risk
8 16 (13.91%) Public Cloud
9 12 (10.43%) Algorithms
9 12 (10.43%) Data Structures
10 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.83%) Reference Data
12 6 (5.22%) Blog
13 3 (2.61%) Cloud Native
13 3 (2.61%) Private Cloud
14 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
15 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
15 1 (0.87%) IVR
15 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (57.39%) Microservices
3 63 (54.78%) Asset Management
4 52 (45.22%) Analytics
5 32 (27.83%) Risk Analytics
6 25 (21.74%) Data Management
6 25 (21.74%) ETL
7 23 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
8 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (19.13%) DevOps
9 21 (18.26%) Migration
10 17 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (14.78%) Investment Management
11 14 (12.17%) Scrum
12 13 (11.30%) Data Analysis
13 12 (10.43%) Computer Science
14 11 (9.57%) Data Modelling
14 11 (9.57%) Open Source
14 11 (9.57%) Visualisation
15 10 (8.70%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 82 (71.30%) Java
2 70 (60.87%) SQL
3 61 (53.04%) Python
4 26 (22.61%) C#
5 22 (19.13%) C++
6 20 (17.39%) R
7 16 (13.91%) Kotlin
8 9 (7.83%) Scala
9 8 (6.96%) C
10 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.35%) Groovy
12 4 (3.48%) Go
12 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
13 3 (2.61%) PHP
14 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.74%) Ruby
15 1 (0.87%) Gremlin
15 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.48%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Docker
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.61%) HDFS
4 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.87%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.96%) Ansible
3 2 (1.74%) Terraform
3 2 (1.74%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.87%) Puppet
4 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Oracle
2 35 (30.43%) Sybase
3 22 (19.13%) Bloomberg
4 16 (13.91%) Google
5 6 (5.22%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (5.22%) Talend
6 4 (3.48%) Cognizant
6 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.61%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.61%) Splunk
8 2 (1.74%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.87%) hybris
9 1 (0.87%) MKS
9 1 (0.87%) Percona
9 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.87%) SaltStack