Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 392 679 789
Rank change year-on-year +287 +110 +43
Contract jobs citing Amazon Aurora 76 121 100
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 66 74
Median daily rate £525 £506 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -7.95% +12.82%
10th Percentile £413 £394 £413
90th Percentile £713 £725 £688
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £75.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.67% -
UK median hourly rate - £26.25 £75.00
% change year-on-year - -65.00% -

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 5,812 17,540 21,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.65% 21.80% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,838 12,077 15,225
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 232 228
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.74% -2.94%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.99 £13.90
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.68 £56.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.87
% change year-on-year - +25.61% -5.54%

Amazon Aurora
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Aurora in England

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon Aurora in England.

Daily rate trend for Amazon Aurora in England

Amazon Aurora
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon Aurora in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 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 +193 56 £525 -8.70% 2
East of England +93 14 £600 +41.18% 1
Midlands +102 3 £584 +18.23% 2
West Midlands - 3 £584 - 2
South West +94 1 £563 +19.05% 2
Amazon Aurora
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 70 (92.11%) AWS
2 41 (53.95%) Java
3 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (47.37%) SQL
5 35 (46.05%) Amazon RDS
5 35 (46.05%) Relational Database
6 34 (44.74%) Microservices
7 33 (43.42%) Python
8 32 (42.11%) Web Services
8 32 (42.11%) MySQL
9 31 (40.79%) Finance
10 30 (39.47%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
11 29 (38.16%) RDBMS
12 28 (36.84%) Amazon S3
13 27 (35.53%) gRPC
13 27 (35.53%) Asset Management
14 26 (34.21%) Oracle
15 23 (30.26%) DevOps
16 22 (28.95%) Analytics
17 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
18 19 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
19 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
20 17 (22.37%) Amazon Redshift
20 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
21 16 (21.05%) ETL
21 16 (21.05%) Serverless
22 15 (19.74%) Scrum
22 15 (19.74%) Banking
22 15 (19.74%) Spring

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 8 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Papyrus
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 70 (92.11%) AWS
2 28 (36.84%) Amazon S3
3 19 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 16 (21.05%) Serverless
5 13 (17.11%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (11.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (11.84%) Power Platform
7 8 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (10.53%) PowerApps
8 7 (9.21%) Amazon Cognito
9 6 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (7.89%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (6.58%) AWS Step Functions
10 5 (6.58%) Azure
11 4 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (5.26%) Amazon EKS
11 4 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (5.26%) AWS CodeCommit
11 4 (5.26%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (5.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) DNS
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.05%) Amazon RDS
1 35 (46.05%) Relational Database
2 32 (42.11%) MySQL
3 30 (39.47%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (38.16%) RDBMS
5 17 (22.37%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (11.84%) Power BI
8 7 (9.21%) Data Lake
9 6 (7.89%) Apache Hive
9 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
9 6 (7.89%) Star Schema
10 5 (6.58%) Big Data
11 3 (3.95%) Redis
12 2 (2.63%) Amazon Athena
12 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.95%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.32%) Front Office
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Developer
2 37 (48.68%) AWS Engineer
3 32 (42.11%) AWS Developer
4 28 (36.84%) AWS Software Engineer
4 28 (36.84%) Software Engineer
5 27 (35.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 24 (31.58%) Java Developer
7 23 (30.26%) Java Engineer
8 22 (28.95%) Java Software Developer
8 22 (28.95%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (17.11%) SQL Developer
10 9 (11.84%) Data Engineer
11 7 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (7.89%) Architect
12 6 (7.89%) Python Developer
12 6 (7.89%) Python Engineer
13 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
13 5 (6.58%) Python Software Engineer
14 4 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
14 4 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) Web Services
2 27 (35.53%) gRPC
3 15 (19.74%) Spring
4 14 (18.42%) Dropwizard
4 14 (18.42%) J2EE
4 14 (18.42%) J2SE
5 13 (17.11%) Protocol Buffers
6 6 (7.89%) React
7 5 (6.58%) Kafka
8 4 (5.26%) .NET
8 4 (5.26%) CSS
8 4 (5.26%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) HTML5
8 4 (5.26%) REST
9 3 (3.95%) GraphQL
9 3 (3.95%) Middleware
9 3 (3.95%) Spring Boot
10 2 (2.63%) Apache NiFi
10 2 (2.63%) LDAP
10 2 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Pricing Data
2 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.11%) Reference Data
3 11 (14.47%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Blog
6 1 (1.32%) Derivative
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) CentOS
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.74%) Microservices
3 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
4 27 (35.53%) Asset Management
5 23 (30.26%) DevOps
6 22 (28.95%) Analytics
7 16 (21.05%) ETL
8 15 (19.74%) Scrum
9 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (18.42%) Data Management
9 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Data Management
10 13 (17.11%) High Availability
11 10 (13.16%) Data Modelling
11 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
12 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
13 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.89%) Data Integration
15 5 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure as Code
16 4 (5.26%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.95%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) Python
4 13 (17.11%) R
5 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) Go
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Java 8
9 1 (1.32%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.32%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.32%) NCSC
3 1 (1.32%) NIST
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Varnish
2 2 (2.63%) zsh
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Terraform
2 5 (6.58%) Ansible
2 5 (6.58%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.63%) Grafana
4 2 (2.63%) Kibana
4 2 (2.63%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.63%) Salt
5 1 (1.32%) Consul
5 1 (1.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Oracle
2 14 (18.42%) Sybase
2 14 (18.42%) Talend
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Informatica
5 3 (3.95%) Google
5 3 (3.95%) Splunk
6 2 (2.63%) McAfee
6 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.32%) Brightcove
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) Refinitiv
7 1 (1.32%) Sparx