Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 September 2021 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 > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 244 202 271
Rank change year-on-year -42 +69 +123
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 365 152 390
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.09% 1.16% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 4.52% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 126 172
10th Percentile £425 £430 £413
25th Percentile £488 £488 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £686 £600 £625
90th Percentile £713 £675 £674
England median daily rate £540 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
England median hourly rate - - £10.50

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,024 3,364 9,564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.04% 25.63% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,773 2,398 6,990
10th Percentile £382 £363 £363
25th Percentile £463 £431 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £660 £631 £610
90th Percentile £738 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 49
10th Percentile £14.52 £15.98 £15.44
25th Percentile £20.57 £20.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate £32.25 £32.75 £29.96
Median % change year-on-year -1.51% +9.30% -0.13%
75th Percentile £50.19 £41.50 £45.00
90th Percentile £61.70 £51.40 £51.75
England median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +9.09%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon RDS in London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon RDS in London.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
South London +22 22 £660 +5.60% 5
Central London -60 9 £435 -3.33% 22
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 355 (97.26%) AWS
2 259 (70.96%) Amazon S3
3 241 (66.03%) Serverless
4 237 (64.93%) Terraform
5 233 (63.84%) Agile Software Development
6 230 (63.01%) Docker
7 227 (62.19%) AWS Lambda
8 220 (60.27%) Kubernetes
9 216 (59.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 204 (55.89%) JavaScript
11 194 (53.15%) Web Services
12 193 (52.88%) Amazon SQS
13 192 (52.60%) Software Engineering
14 191 (52.33%) Finance
15 190 (52.05%) Full Stack Development
16 187 (51.23%) Node.js
16 187 (51.23%) React
17 185 (50.68%) TypeScript
18 179 (49.04%) AWS Step Functions
19 177 (48.49%) Material-UI
19 177 (48.49%) Front Office
19 177 (48.49%) Asset Management
19 177 (48.49%) Investment Management
20 88 (24.11%) DevOps
20 88 (24.11%) Amazon EC2
21 79 (21.64%) Python
22 55 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
23 54 (14.79%) Java
24 50 (13.70%) SQL
25 43 (11.78%) Virtual Private Cloud

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (7.40%) Apache Spark
2 18 (4.93%) Confluence
3 15 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.01%) Apache
5 10 (2.74%) Apache Airflow
6 9 (2.47%) Luigi
7 8 (2.19%) nginx
8 6 (1.64%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.82%) Moodle
9 3 (0.82%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Cloudability
1 4 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.27%) Aligne
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 355 (97.26%) AWS
2 259 (70.96%) Amazon S3
3 241 (66.03%) Serverless
4 227 (62.19%) AWS Lambda
5 193 (52.88%) Amazon SQS
6 179 (49.04%) AWS Step Functions
7 88 (24.11%) Amazon EC2
8 43 (11.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 41 (11.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 41 (11.23%) Azure
10 29 (7.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 28 (7.67%) Amazon ECS
11 28 (7.67%) Route 53
12 23 (6.30%) Amazon EKS
13 19 (5.21%) GitHub
14 18 (4.93%) SaaS
15 16 (4.38%) GCP
16 14 (3.84%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (3.84%) CloudFront
17 13 (3.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.84%) DNS
1 14 (3.84%) SSL
2 8 (2.19%) Firewall
2 8 (2.19%) Internet
3 7 (1.92%) VPN
4 6 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.10%) DSL
6 2 (0.55%) IPv4
6 2 (0.55%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.27%) MQTT
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (59.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 55 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (7.95%) Big Data
3 29 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (7.67%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.21%) Amazon Redshift
6 17 (4.66%) Amazon Aurora
7 15 (4.11%) SQL Server
8 14 (3.84%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.56%) MySQL
9 13 (3.56%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.29%) Data Lake
10 12 (3.29%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.47%) Amazon Athena
11 9 (2.47%) BigQuery
11 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.19%) Azkaban
12 8 (2.19%) Data Mart
12 8 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (2.19%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (9.04%) Jenkins
2 23 (6.30%) JIRA
3 12 (3.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.92%) Locust
6 4 (1.10%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.10%) Cypress.io
6 4 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (1.10%) Terragrunt
7 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.82%) GitLab
7 3 (0.82%) Maven
7 3 (0.82%) Mocha
7 3 (0.82%) Selenium
7 3 (0.82%) Serenity BDD
7 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.82%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.55%) JUnit
8 2 (0.55%) Postman
General
1 191 (52.33%) Finance
2 177 (48.49%) Front Office
3 31 (8.49%) Social Skills
4 8 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.37%) Banking
6 4 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (0.82%) Law
7 3 (0.82%) Public Sector
7 3 (0.82%) Retail
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (44.38%) Developer
2 132 (36.16%) React Developer
3 98 (26.85%) Software Engineer
4 87 (23.84%) AWS Engineer
5 86 (23.56%) AWS Developer
6 56 (15.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 56 (15.34%) Node.js Developer
7 53 (14.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 51 (13.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 46 (12.60%) AWS Software Engineer
9 46 (12.60%) JavaScript Engineer
10 43 (11.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 30 (8.22%) Architect
11 30 (8.22%) Data Engineer
12 21 (5.75%) AWS DevOps
12 21 (5.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 18 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.11%) AWS Architect
15 12 (3.29%) AWS Solutions Architect
15 12 (3.29%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (53.15%) Web Services
2 187 (51.23%) Node.js
2 187 (51.23%) React
3 177 (48.49%) Material-UI
4 34 (9.32%) Kafka
5 19 (5.21%) Spring
5 19 (5.21%) Spring Boot
6 16 (4.38%) .NET
7 15 (4.11%) JSON
7 15 (4.11%) REST
8 12 (3.29%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.01%) RESTful
10 10 (2.74%) GraphQL
11 9 (2.47%) CSS
11 9 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (2.47%) HTML
12 8 (2.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 8 (2.19%) Spark Streaming
13 7 (1.92%) WireMock
14 4 (1.10%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.11%) Cloud Native
2 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.47%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.64%) Legacy Applications
6 5 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.82%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.82%) NHS
8 3 (0.82%) SCORM
8 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.14%) Linux
2 23 (6.30%) Windows
3 12 (3.29%) Unix
4 7 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.64%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.82%) Debian
9 2 (0.55%) AIX
9 2 (0.55%) Android
10 1 (0.27%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (63.84%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (52.60%) Software Engineering
3 190 (52.05%) Full Stack Development
4 177 (48.49%) Asset Management
4 177 (48.49%) Investment Management
5 88 (24.11%) DevOps
6 41 (11.23%) Infrastructure as Code
7 39 (10.68%) Microservices
8 28 (7.67%) Analytics
9 26 (7.12%) Data Pipeline
10 22 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (5.75%) Data Science
11 21 (5.75%) Migration
11 21 (5.75%) Scrum
12 19 (5.21%) OO
13 17 (4.66%) ETL
14 16 (4.38%) Data Engineering
15 15 (4.11%) Data Architecture
15 15 (4.11%) TDD
16 14 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 204 (55.89%) JavaScript
2 185 (50.68%) TypeScript
3 79 (21.64%) Python
4 54 (14.79%) Java
5 50 (13.70%) SQL
6 18 (4.93%) C#
6 18 (4.93%) Groovy
7 13 (3.56%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.29%) Scala
9 11 (3.01%) PHP
10 10 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.19%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.92%) C++
12 7 (1.92%) Go
13 6 (1.64%) Perl
13 6 (1.64%) Ruby
13 6 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.10%) Java 11
15 3 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (6.30%) AWS Certification
2 19 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.29%) Degree
4 9 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) CISSP
5 3 (0.82%) MCSA
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.55%) CISA
6 2 (0.55%) CRISC
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.38%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) GDPR
2 2 (0.55%) NIST
3 1 (0.27%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 230 (63.01%) Docker
2 11 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Varnish
6 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 237 (64.93%) Terraform
2 220 (60.27%) Kubernetes
3 29 (7.95%) Ansible
4 14 (3.84%) Puppet
5 13 (3.56%) Rancher
6 12 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.47%) Prometheus
8 8 (2.19%) Grafana
9 3 (0.82%) Istio
9 3 (0.82%) Kubeflow
9 3 (0.82%) logstash
9 3 (0.82%) Packer
10 2 (0.55%) Kustomize
11 1 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.27%) Mesos
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.27%) Nagios
11 1 (0.27%) SCCM
11 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.11%) Google
2 15 (4.11%) Oracle
3 14 (3.84%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.47%) Cloudera
5 8 (2.19%) Dynatrace
5 8 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.19%) Splunk
6 7 (1.92%) SAP
7 6 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.37%) Informatica
9 4 (1.10%) BiZZdesign
9 4 (1.10%) New Relic
9 4 (1.10%) VMware
10 3 (0.82%) Databricks
11 2 (0.55%) Apple
11 2 (0.55%) Confluent
11 2 (0.55%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.27%) Cisco