Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 221 266
Rank change year-on-year +26 +45 +125
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 327 223 417
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.07% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.86% 4.41% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 201 205
10th Percentile £463 £463 £413
25th Percentile £488 £488 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
75th Percentile £638 £650 £638
90th Percentile £713 £750 £675
England median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
England median hourly rate - £51.58 £31.25
% change year-on-year - +65.04% -2.34%

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 5,578 5,055 10,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.37% 24.34% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,952 3,687 7,476
10th Percentile £375 £363 £363
25th Percentile £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £638 £625 £606
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +1.01% +1.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 46
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.85 £18.53
25th Percentile £20.00 £19.99 £20.63
Median hourly rate £34.88 £25.00 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year +39.52% +2.04% -10.35%
75th Percentile £58.75 £37.50 £43.75
90th Percentile £66.50 £48.13 £54.25
England median hourly rate £24.50 £24.70 £30.00
% change year-on-year -0.81% -17.67% -

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 14 May 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 14 May 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
Central London +16 19 £600 +14.29% 14
South London +42 16 £575 +15.00% 1
West London +24 2 - - 6
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 318 (97.25%) AWS
2 240 (73.39%) Amazon S3
3 220 (67.28%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (66.67%) Serverless
5 215 (65.75%) Kubernetes
6 211 (64.53%) AWS Lambda
6 211 (64.53%) Terraform
7 206 (63.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 189 (57.80%) Docker
9 188 (57.49%) Node.js
10 185 (56.57%) Finance
10 185 (56.57%) JavaScript
11 183 (55.96%) Amazon SQS
12 182 (55.66%) Web Services
12 182 (55.66%) React
13 177 (54.13%) Software Engineering
14 175 (53.52%) TypeScript
15 174 (53.21%) AWS Step Functions
15 174 (53.21%) Front Office
16 171 (52.29%) Asset Management
17 169 (51.68%) Investment Management
18 80 (24.46%) Python
19 70 (21.41%) DevOps
20 69 (21.10%) SQL
21 66 (20.18%) Amazon EC2
22 49 (14.98%) Analytics
23 42 (12.84%) Amazon Redshift
24 40 (12.23%) Kafka
24 40 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
25 31 (9.48%) AWS CloudFormation

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 29 (8.87%) Apache Spark
2 19 (5.81%) Confluence
3 11 (3.36%) SAS
4 10 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.75%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (2.45%) Apache
7 6 (1.83%) Luigi
7 6 (1.83%) nginx
8 5 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.31%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 318 (97.25%) AWS
2 240 (73.39%) Amazon S3
3 218 (66.67%) Serverless
4 211 (64.53%) AWS Lambda
5 183 (55.96%) Amazon SQS
6 174 (53.21%) AWS Step Functions
7 66 (20.18%) Amazon EC2
8 31 (9.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (8.87%) Amazon EMR
10 28 (8.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 26 (7.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (6.12%) Azure
13 16 (4.89%) Amazon Glacier
14 15 (4.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (4.28%) Amazon EKS
15 14 (4.28%) Route 53
16 12 (3.67%) Amazon ECS
17 10 (3.06%) CloudFront
17 10 (3.06%) GCP
18 9 (2.75%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.83%) DNS
2 5 (1.53%) VPN
3 4 (1.22%) DSL
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.92%) Network Security
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
5 2 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.31%) LAN
6 1 (0.31%) MPLS
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (63.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 42 (12.84%) Amazon Redshift
3 31 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (8.56%) Big Data
4 28 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.56%) NoSQL
5 25 (7.65%) Amazon Athena
6 22 (6.73%) MySQL
7 20 (6.12%) Relational Database
8 18 (5.50%) Amazon Aurora
8 18 (5.50%) Tableau
9 16 (4.89%) Hadoop
10 13 (3.98%) SQL Server
11 11 (3.36%) Snowflake Schema
12 10 (3.06%) Data Lake
12 10 (3.06%) Looker
12 10 (3.06%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.75%) Data Mart
13 9 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (2.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (7.34%) JIRA
2 23 (7.03%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.22%) GitLab
6 4 (1.22%) Mocha
7 3 (0.92%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.61%) ERwin
8 2 (0.61%) Gradle
8 2 (0.61%) gulp
8 2 (0.61%) JUnit
8 2 (0.61%) Maven
8 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.31%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.31%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.31%) RSpec
9 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 185 (56.57%) Finance
2 174 (53.21%) Front Office
3 15 (4.59%) Social Skills
4 12 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (0.92%) Banking
5 3 (0.92%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (0.61%) Games
6 2 (0.61%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 187 (57.19%) Developer
2 174 (53.21%) AWS Developer
3 171 (52.29%) React Developer
4 95 (29.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 93 (28.44%) Node.js Developer
6 91 (27.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 58 (17.74%) Data Engineer
8 53 (16.21%) AWS Engineer
9 33 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 33 (10.09%) Python Engineer
10 18 (5.50%) AWS DevOps
10 18 (5.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.36%) Analyst
12 9 (2.75%) Architect
12 9 (2.75%) Data Analyst
13 8 (2.45%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (2.14%) Platform Engineer
15 6 (1.83%) Azure Engineer
15 6 (1.83%) DBA
16 5 (1.53%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (57.49%) Node.js
2 182 (55.66%) React
2 182 (55.66%) Web Services
3 40 (12.23%) Kafka
4 19 (5.81%) Celery
5 14 (4.28%) JSON
6 9 (2.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (1.83%) .NET
7 6 (1.83%) HTML
7 6 (1.83%) Spark Streaming
8 5 (1.53%) CSS
8 5 (1.53%) PySpark
9 4 (1.22%) Jest
10 3 (0.92%) .NET Core
10 3 (0.92%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.92%) LAMP
10 3 (0.92%) RESTful
10 3 (0.92%) Spring Boot
11 2 (0.61%) jQuery
11 2 (0.61%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.14%) Data Structures
1 7 (2.14%) Management Information System
1 7 (2.14%) User Experience
2 5 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.31%) Blog
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.31%) Clustering
5 1 (0.31%) CMDB
5 1 (0.31%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) Replication
5 1 (0.31%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.03%) Linux
2 17 (5.20%) Windows
3 5 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Debian
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (67.28%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (54.13%) Software Engineering
3 171 (52.29%) Asset Management
4 169 (51.68%) Investment Management
5 70 (21.41%) DevOps
6 49 (14.98%) Analytics
7 40 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (7.95%) ETL
9 24 (7.34%) Data Science
10 23 (7.03%) Data Modelling
10 23 (7.03%) Data Pipeline
11 21 (6.42%) Migration
12 20 (6.12%) Infrastructure as Code
13 16 (4.89%) DataOps
14 15 (4.59%) Microservices
15 14 (4.28%) Data Transformation
15 14 (4.28%) Insurtech
16 13 (3.98%) Configuration Management
16 13 (3.98%) Machine Learning
17 12 (3.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 185 (56.57%) JavaScript
2 175 (53.52%) TypeScript
3 80 (24.46%) Python
4 69 (21.10%) SQL
5 24 (7.34%) Java
6 19 (5.81%) C
7 10 (3.06%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.06%) R
8 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.45%) Scala
9 7 (2.14%) C#
10 6 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.53%) C++
11 5 (1.53%) Ruby
11 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.22%) Groovy
13 3 (0.92%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.61%) ES6
14 2 (0.61%) PHP
14 2 (0.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 17 (5.20%) AWS Certification
2 11 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.06%) Degree
4 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.31%) NIST
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 189 (57.80%) Docker
2 8 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.22%) HDFS
4 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.31%) Varnish
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 215 (65.75%) Kubernetes
2 211 (64.53%) Terraform
3 23 (7.03%) Ansible
4 17 (5.20%) Puppet
5 16 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.22%) Istio
6 4 (1.22%) Packer
7 2 (0.61%) Kustomize
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.61%) Rancher
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.31%) Foglight
8 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.31%) Kibana
8 1 (0.31%) logstash
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.31%) SCCM
8 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (5.20%) Oracle
2 13 (3.98%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.36%) Informatica
4 9 (2.75%) Google
5 8 (2.45%) Talend
6 6 (1.83%) Adobe
7 4 (1.22%) Teradata
7 4 (1.22%) VMware
8 3 (0.92%) Brightcove
8 3 (0.92%) New Relic
8 3 (0.92%) SAP
8 3 (0.92%) Vertica
9 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.31%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.31%) Cognos
10 1 (0.31%) IBM
10 1 (0.31%) Lotus
10 1 (0.31%) Netezza
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat