Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 378 451
Rank change year-on-year +137 +73 +16
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 442 262 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.10% 0.58% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.48% 2.33% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 190 72
London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £375
90th Percentile £675 £675 £588
England median daily rate £500 £530 £500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
London median hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.94% - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year +35.94% - -

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 9,856 11,256 9,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.56% 25.07% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,170 8,439 7,044
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 71 45
London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £19.60 £20.25 £18.88
90th Percentile £55.60 £47.50 £47.30
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -14.60%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in London

Amazon RDS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 June 2019. 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 +28 67 £600 +4.35% 4
South London +14 19 £500 +11.11% 3
West London +14 9 £525 +26.51%
East London -7 7 £538 -2.27%
North London - 2 £381 -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 429 (97.06%) Amazon AWS
2 339 (76.70%) Amazon EC2
3 313 (70.81%) Amazon S3
4 297 (67.19%) DevOps
5 256 (57.92%) Terraform
6 251 (56.79%) AWS Lambda
6 251 (56.79%) Serverless
7 230 (52.04%) Java
7 230 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
8 217 (49.10%) Docker
9 192 (43.44%) Python
10 190 (42.99%) Amazon SQS
11 188 (42.53%) Kubernetes
12 178 (40.27%) Finance
13 174 (39.37%) Web Services
14 169 (38.24%) AWS CloudFormation
15 161 (36.43%) Ansible
16 154 (34.84%) Linux
16 154 (34.84%) Software Engineering
17 144 (32.58%) Amazon Redshift
18 133 (30.09%) Asset Management
19 130 (29.41%) Jenkins
20 124 (28.05%) Amazon ECS
21 120 (27.15%) Artifactory
22 111 (25.11%) J2EE
23 104 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 102 (23.08%) OpenShift
25 100 (22.62%) Continuous Integration
26 94 (21.27%) Microservices
27 90 (20.36%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 61 (13.80%) Apache
2 29 (6.56%) Confluence
3 21 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.17%) IIS
5 12 (2.71%) Apache Spark
6 11 (2.49%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.04%) nginx
7 9 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.81%) GeoServer
9 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.90%) Moodle
12 3 (0.68%) Drupal
12 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.68%) Lightstreamer
12 3 (0.68%) WildFly
13 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.45%) WordPress
14 1 (0.23%) CMS
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 429 (97.06%) Amazon AWS
2 339 (76.70%) Amazon EC2
3 313 (70.81%) Amazon S3
4 251 (56.79%) AWS Lambda
4 251 (56.79%) Serverless
5 190 (42.99%) Amazon SQS
6 169 (38.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 124 (28.05%) Amazon ECS
8 104 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 102 (23.08%) OpenShift
10 90 (20.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 90 (20.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 79 (17.87%) Route 53
12 58 (13.12%) Amazon ELB
13 46 (10.41%) CloudFront
14 40 (9.05%) AWS CloudTrail
14 40 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (7.01%) Amazon Kinesis
16 29 (6.56%) Amazon Glacier
17 28 (6.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.52%) VPN
2 19 (4.30%) Firewall
3 16 (3.62%) DNS
4 14 (3.17%) Network Security
5 9 (2.04%) HTTP
5 9 (2.04%) Internet
5 9 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.81%) MPLS
7 7 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (1.58%) IP Telephony
8 5 (1.13%) WAN
9 2 (0.45%) LAN
9 2 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.23%) DHCP
10 1 (0.23%) DSL
10 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.23%) ISDN
10 1 (0.23%) SMTP
10 1 (0.23%) Wireless
10 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (32.58%) Amazon Redshift
2 83 (18.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 63 (14.25%) MySQL
4 47 (10.63%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (9.28%) Relational Database
6 40 (9.05%) SQL Server
7 39 (8.82%) Big Data
8 33 (7.47%) Hadoop
9 32 (7.24%) Redis
10 23 (5.20%) NoSQL
11 22 (4.98%) Oracle Database
12 21 (4.75%) Amazon Aurora
13 20 (4.52%) RDBMS
14 12 (2.71%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.81%) Amazon Athena
15 8 (1.81%) Apache Hive
15 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.13%) Amazon QuickSight
16 5 (1.13%) QlikView
16 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 130 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 120 (27.15%) Artifactory
3 84 (19.00%) Git (software)
4 67 (15.16%) RStudio
5 60 (13.57%) GitLab
6 38 (8.60%) JIRA
7 28 (6.33%) Bitbucket
8 27 (6.11%) Travis CI
9 16 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.58%) CircleCI
12 5 (1.13%) Maven
13 4 (0.90%) Hudson
13 4 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.90%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.68%) GoCD
15 2 (0.45%) FitNesse
15 2 (0.45%) IntelliJ
15 2 (0.45%) MSI
15 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 178 (40.27%) Finance
2 71 (16.06%) Front Office
3 12 (2.71%) Retail
4 10 (2.26%) Games
5 9 (2.04%) Banking
6 7 (1.58%) Billing
7 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.90%) Publishing
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.68%) Marketing
9 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.45%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 198 (44.80%) Developer
2 139 (31.45%) AWS Developer
3 130 (29.41%) AWS Engineer
4 99 (22.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 80 (18.10%) AWS DevOps
6 78 (17.65%) Java Developer
7 58 (13.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 55 (12.44%) Senior Developer
9 54 (12.22%) Angular Developer
10 46 (10.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 43 (9.73%) Java Software Developer
12 41 (9.28%) UI Developer
13 38 (8.60%) Architect
14 37 (8.37%) JavaScript Engineer
14 37 (8.37%) Senior Software Developer
15 36 (8.14%) Lead Developer
15 36 (8.14%) UI Engineer
16 35 (7.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 34 (7.69%) Software Engineer
18 28 (6.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (39.37%) Web Services
2 111 (25.11%) J2EE
3 66 (14.93%) AngularJS
4 62 (14.03%) Node.js
5 49 (11.09%) REST
6 48 (10.86%) Kafka
7 46 (10.41%) J2SE
7 46 (10.41%) React
8 42 (9.50%) JSON
9 36 (8.14%) XML
10 35 (7.92%) SOAP
11 29 (6.56%) Vue.js
12 24 (5.43%) Spring Boot
13 23 (5.20%) Apache NiFi
13 23 (5.20%) CSS
13 23 (5.20%) HTML
13 23 (5.20%) JMS
14 16 (3.62%) Spring
15 15 (3.39%) RESTful
16 14 (3.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 22 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.75%) Cloud Native
4 20 (4.52%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (4.30%) Data Structures
6 17 (3.85%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.71%) Analytical Mindset
7 12 (2.71%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.49%) PKI
9 10 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.04%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.13%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.13%) User Experience
13 4 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.90%) SCORM
14 3 (0.68%) Replication
14 3 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
15 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
15 2 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (34.84%) Linux
2 51 (11.54%) Unix
3 45 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (9.28%) Windows
5 17 (3.85%) CentOS
6 14 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.81%) Fedora
8 4 (0.90%) Android
8 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (67.19%) DevOps
2 230 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (34.84%) Software Engineering
4 133 (30.09%) Asset Management
5 100 (22.62%) Continuous Integration
6 94 (21.27%) Microservices
7 90 (20.36%) Open Source
8 69 (15.61%) Decision-Making
9 66 (14.93%) Migration
10 55 (12.44%) Deployment Automation
11 53 (11.99%) Configuration Management
11 53 (11.99%) Release Management
12 44 (9.95%) Front End Development
13 40 (9.05%) Infrastructure as Code
13 40 (9.05%) Scrum
13 40 (9.05%) TDD
14 39 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
15 35 (7.92%) Data Modelling
15 35 (7.92%) Fintech
16 31 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 230 (52.04%) Java
2 192 (43.44%) Python
3 79 (17.87%) JavaScript
4 68 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 60 (13.57%) SQL
6 33 (7.47%) Java 8
7 21 (4.75%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.94%) Scala
9 11 (2.49%) PHP
10 10 (2.26%) ES6
10 10 (2.26%) Go
11 9 (2.04%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.58%) Ruby
14 6 (1.36%) C++
15 5 (1.13%) C#
16 3 (0.68%) Gremlin
16 3 (0.68%) Groovy
17 1 (0.23%) Clojure
17 1 (0.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 70 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 61 (13.80%) AWS Certification
2 61 (13.80%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.75%) Degree
4 17 (3.85%) RHCE
5 12 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.71%) CTC Cleared
6 9 (2.04%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.68%) MCSE
7 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.45%) MCITP
9 1 (0.23%) CCNA
9 1 (0.23%) CCNP
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
9 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.75%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.81%) QA
3 6 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (0.68%) GDPR
4 3 (0.68%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 217 (49.10%) Docker
2 19 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.23%) HDFS
6 1 (0.23%) Postfix
6 1 (0.23%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.23%) Xen
6 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 256 (57.92%) Terraform
2 188 (42.53%) Kubernetes
3 161 (36.43%) Ansible
4 81 (18.33%) Puppet
5 50 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.26%) SCCM
7 9 (2.04%) Packer
8 6 (1.36%) logstash
8 6 (1.36%) Mesos
9 5 (1.13%) Kibana
9 5 (1.13%) Nagios
10 4 (0.90%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.90%) Marathon
11 3 (0.68%) Istio
11 3 (0.68%) linkerd
11 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.45%) Graphite
12 2 (0.45%) SCOM
12 2 (0.45%) WSUS
12 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 61 (13.80%) Oracle
2 37 (8.37%) Atlassian
3 30 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 19 (4.30%) Splunk
6 18 (4.07%) Cloudera
7 10 (2.26%) Qualys
8 7 (1.58%) Google
8 7 (1.58%) Ping Identity
9 6 (1.36%) New Relic
10 5 (1.13%) Citrix
10 5 (1.13%) Mercator
10 5 (1.13%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.13%) Tableau
11 4 (0.90%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.90%) SAP
12 3 (0.68%) Cisco
12 3 (0.68%) VMware
13 2 (0.45%) HP
13 2 (0.45%) IBM