Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 270 210 283
Rank change year-on-year -60 +73 +110
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 361 212 261
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.96% 1.18% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 5.02% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 185 164
10th Percentile £484 £450 £413
25th Percentile £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £555 £550 £564
Median % change year-on-year +0.91% -2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £705 £648 £700
90th Percentile £735 £713 £779
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 8,659 4,226 7,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.03% 23.57% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,450 3,052 5,201
10th Percentile £400 £350 £363
25th Percentile £488 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £680 £619 £613
90th Percentile £763 £700 £700
England median daily rate £540 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +10.77% +2.63% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 36
10th Percentile £24.50 £20.40 £19.38
25th Percentile £26.00 £30.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate £36.88 £47.50 £33.75
Median % change year-on-year -22.36% +40.74% +21.71%
75th Percentile £60.75 £63.75 £48.97
90th Percentile £65.00 £68.00 £54.63
England median hourly rate £43.58 £26.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +67.63% -0.95% -11.48%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -40 35 £600 +9.09% 25
South London -5 16 £600 +4.35% 1
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 356 (98.61%) AWS
2 238 (65.93%) Amazon S3
3 213 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (56.79%) Serverless
5 200 (55.40%) CI/CD
6 198 (54.85%) AWS Lambda
7 193 (53.46%) Terraform
8 176 (48.75%) Docker
9 160 (44.32%) Kubernetes
10 157 (43.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 135 (37.40%) Finance
12 131 (36.29%) Software Engineering
12 131 (36.29%) DevOps
13 130 (36.01%) Amazon SQS
14 124 (34.35%) JavaScript
15 118 (32.69%) Amazon EC2
16 115 (31.86%) Node.js
17 112 (31.02%) Python
18 111 (30.75%) Front Office
18 111 (30.75%) Asset Management
18 111 (30.75%) React
19 109 (30.19%) TypeScript
20 103 (28.53%) AWS Step Functions
21 102 (28.25%) Full Stack Development
22 99 (27.42%) Investment Management
22 99 (27.42%) Material-UI
23 71 (19.67%) Jenkins
24 65 (18.01%) Java
25 64 (17.73%) AWS CloudFormation
26 61 (16.90%) Amazon Redshift

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 46 (12.74%) Apache Spark
2 26 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (5.54%) Confluence
4 10 (2.77%) Apache
5 6 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (1.39%) CMS
7 4 (1.11%) Luigi
7 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.83%) Drupal
8 3 (0.83%) IIS
8 3 (0.83%) Moodle
8 3 (0.83%) WordPress
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.55%) nginx
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Cloudability
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 356 (98.61%) AWS
2 238 (65.93%) Amazon S3
3 205 (56.79%) Serverless
4 198 (54.85%) AWS Lambda
5 130 (36.01%) Amazon SQS
6 118 (32.69%) Amazon EC2
7 103 (28.53%) AWS Step Functions
8 64 (17.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 50 (13.85%) Azure
10 47 (13.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 46 (12.74%) Amazon ECS
12 42 (11.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 42 (11.63%) Amazon EMR
13 39 (10.80%) Amazon EKS
14 27 (7.48%) SaaS
15 26 (7.20%) AWS Fargate
15 26 (7.20%) Route 53
16 25 (6.93%) Amazon ELB
17 23 (6.37%) GitHub
17 23 (6.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.77%) Firewall
2 9 (2.49%) DNS
2 9 (2.49%) VPN
3 6 (1.66%) SSL
4 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.83%) HTTP
5 3 (0.83%) IPv4
6 2 (0.55%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.28%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) SMS
7 1 (0.28%) SMTP
7 1 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (43.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 61 (16.90%) Amazon Redshift
3 48 (13.30%) Big Data
4 42 (11.63%) Amazon Athena
5 40 (11.08%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (8.59%) NoSQL
8 23 (6.37%) Amazon Aurora
9 22 (6.09%) SQL Server
10 21 (5.82%) Data Lake
10 21 (5.82%) MySQL
11 18 (4.99%) Pentaho
12 16 (4.43%) Metadata
13 13 (3.60%) Hadoop
13 13 (3.60%) Relational Database
14 11 (3.05%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.77%) Redis
16 7 (1.94%) BigQuery
16 7 (1.94%) Power BI
16 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (19.67%) Jenkins
2 31 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.93%) JIRA
4 24 (6.65%) Artifactory
5 16 (4.43%) Locust
6 13 (3.60%) GitLab
7 10 (2.77%) Bitbucket
7 10 (2.77%) Maven
7 10 (2.77%) SonarQube
8 8 (2.22%) Terragrunt
9 6 (1.66%) git-flow
10 5 (1.39%) Bitbucket Server
10 5 (1.39%) Gradle
10 5 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.11%) CircleCI
11 4 (1.11%) JUnit
11 4 (1.11%) Mockito
12 3 (0.83%) DbUnit
12 3 (0.83%) jMock
13 2 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
General
1 135 (37.40%) Finance
2 111 (30.75%) Front Office
3 51 (14.13%) Social Skills
4 20 (5.54%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.77%) Billing
7 8 (2.22%) Banking
8 6 (1.66%) Law
9 5 (1.39%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.11%) Legal
10 4 (1.11%) Marketing
10 4 (1.11%) Publishing
11 3 (0.83%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.83%) Retail
11 3 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.28%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 100 (27.70%) Developer
2 94 (26.04%) AWS Engineer
3 88 (24.38%) Software Engineer
4 60 (16.62%) React Developer
5 59 (16.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 49 (13.57%) AWS DevOps
7 48 (13.30%) Architect
8 42 (11.63%) AWS Software Engineer
9 41 (11.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 40 (11.08%) JavaScript Engineer
11 35 (9.70%) Data Engineer
12 31 (8.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 28 (7.76%) AWS Developer
14 20 (5.54%) AWS Architect
15 19 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
16 18 (4.99%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (4.99%) Node.js Developer
16 18 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
17 16 (4.43%) Senior DevOps
18 13 (3.60%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (31.86%) Node.js
2 111 (30.75%) React
3 99 (27.42%) Material-UI
4 53 (14.68%) Kafka
5 22 (6.09%) REST
6 16 (4.43%) WireMock
7 15 (4.16%) Elastic Stack
8 13 (3.60%) GraphQL
8 13 (3.60%) RESTful
9 12 (3.32%) J2EE
9 12 (3.32%) J2SE
10 11 (3.05%) Spring
11 10 (2.77%) HTML
12 9 (2.49%) CSS
12 9 (2.49%) Web Services
13 8 (2.22%) .NET
13 8 (2.22%) AngularJS
13 8 (2.22%) Spring Boot
14 6 (1.66%) PySpark
14 6 (1.66%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.60%) Cloud Native
2 9 (2.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.94%) Public Cloud
4 6 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.11%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.11%) User Experience
7 3 (0.83%) CMDB
7 3 (0.83%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.83%) Life Science
7 3 (0.83%) NHS
7 3 (0.83%) SCORM
7 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.55%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.55%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.47%) Linux
2 17 (4.71%) Unix
2 17 (4.71%) Windows
3 8 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.94%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.83%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.28%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (55.40%) CI/CD
3 131 (36.29%) DevOps
3 131 (36.29%) Software Engineering
4 111 (30.75%) Asset Management
5 102 (28.25%) Full Stack Development
6 99 (27.42%) Investment Management
7 55 (15.24%) Infrastructure as Code
8 46 (12.74%) Microservices
9 42 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (10.25%) ETL
11 36 (9.97%) Analytics
12 33 (9.14%) Open Source
13 32 (8.86%) Data Engineering
14 31 (8.59%) Data Modelling
15 27 (7.48%) OO
15 27 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (7.20%) Data Pipeline
16 26 (7.20%) Migration
17 25 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 124 (34.35%) JavaScript
2 112 (31.02%) Python
3 109 (30.19%) TypeScript
4 65 (18.01%) Java
5 54 (14.96%) SQL
6 26 (7.20%) Bash
7 22 (6.09%) Ruby
8 16 (4.43%) Go
9 13 (3.60%) Scala
10 12 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.05%) Groovy
12 10 (2.77%) PHP
13 7 (1.94%) R
13 7 (1.94%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.66%) C#
15 5 (1.39%) Java 8
15 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.11%) Java 11
16 4 (1.11%) Perl
17 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (11.08%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.54%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.66%) CISSP
6 5 (1.39%) Degree
7 3 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.28%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.49%) SLA
2 8 (2.22%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.39%) NIST
3 5 (1.39%) NIST 800
4 4 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.11%) GDPR
4 4 (1.11%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 176 (48.75%) Docker
2 6 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.55%) Postfix
4 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 193 (53.46%) Terraform
2 160 (44.32%) Kubernetes
3 46 (12.74%) Ansible
4 20 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (4.99%) Prometheus
6 14 (3.88%) Puppet
7 13 (3.60%) Kibana
8 11 (3.05%) Grafana
9 6 (1.66%) Kubeflow
10 4 (1.11%) Nagios
11 3 (0.83%) Rancher
11 3 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.55%) Packer
13 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.28%) Consul
13 1 (0.28%) Nessus
13 1 (0.28%) SCCM
13 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (6.09%) Talend
2 19 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.16%) Oracle
3 15 (4.16%) Splunk
4 12 (3.32%) Google
5 11 (3.05%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.22%) Informatica
7 7 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.66%) VMware
9 5 (1.39%) Databricks
9 5 (1.39%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.11%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.11%) New Relic
11 3 (0.83%) Dynatrace
11 3 (0.83%) Forcepoint
11 3 (0.83%) SAP
11 3 (0.83%) Twitter
12 2 (0.55%) BiZZdesign
12 2 (0.55%) Okta