Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 400 416 532
Rank change year-on-year +16 +116 +47
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 231 175 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.77% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 126 48
London median daily rate £525 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +8.36%
10th Percentile £400 £416 £313
90th Percentile £633 £625 £600
England median daily rate £525 £519 £450
% change year-on-year +1.20% +15.28% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 10,970 9,890 10,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.75% 24.01% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,259 7,022 7,631
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £310
90th Percentile £650 £638 £631
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 66
London median hourly rate £26.69 £33.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.74% +3.91% +16.36%
10th Percentile £17.25 £15.25 £16.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.00 £100.00
England median hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.82% -8.33% +9.09%

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 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily 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 22 January 2018. 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 -9 38 £538 -2.49%
Central London -20 27 £500 -9.09% 18
West London -18 4 £375 -27.18% 5
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 231 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (67.53%) Amazon EC2
3 147 (63.64%) DevOps
4 135 (58.44%) Amazon S3
4 135 (58.44%) Linux
5 114 (49.35%) Configuration Management
6 112 (48.48%) Ansible
6 112 (48.48%) Jenkins
7 111 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
8 110 (47.62%) Docker
9 109 (47.19%) Terraform
10 104 (45.02%) Puppet
11 95 (41.13%) Python
12 88 (38.10%) Route 53
13 85 (36.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 84 (36.36%) Java
15 82 (35.50%) Git (software)
15 82 (35.50%) Amazon ELB
16 62 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
16 62 (26.84%) Security Cleared
17 60 (25.97%) Bash Shell
18 53 (22.94%) SC Cleared
19 50 (21.65%) JIRA
19 50 (21.65%) Kubernetes
19 50 (21.65%) Node.js
20 47 (20.35%) Sonatype Nexus
21 46 (19.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 46 (19.91%) AWS Lambda
21 46 (19.91%) Serverless
21 46 (19.91%) GitHub

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 39 (16.88%) Confluence
2 31 (13.42%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (11.69%) Apache
4 24 (10.39%) Tomcat
5 21 (9.09%) Apache Spark
6 19 (8.23%) nginx
7 7 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (2.60%) Jetty
9 4 (1.73%) IIS
10 3 (1.30%) CMS
10 3 (1.30%) JBoss
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.43%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.43%) Luigi
12 1 (0.43%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.43%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 231 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (67.53%) Amazon EC2
3 135 (58.44%) Amazon S3
4 88 (38.10%) Route 53
5 85 (36.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 82 (35.50%) Amazon ELB
7 46 (19.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 46 (19.91%) AWS Lambda
7 46 (19.91%) GitHub
7 46 (19.91%) Serverless
8 35 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 32 (13.85%) CloudFront
10 19 (8.23%) Amazon Kinesis
11 18 (7.79%) Amazon EMR
11 18 (7.79%) Amazon SQS
12 15 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 13 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (4.76%) SaaS
15 10 (4.33%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (4.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.91%) TCP/IP
2 38 (16.45%) DNS
3 34 (14.72%) Firewall
4 31 (13.42%) HTTP
5 16 (6.93%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (3.90%) OpenVPN
6 9 (3.90%) SSH
7 7 (3.03%) ICMP
7 7 (3.03%) VPN
8 4 (1.73%) DSL
9 3 (1.30%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.87%) Internet
10 2 (0.87%) NAS
10 2 (0.87%) Network Security
10 2 (0.87%) SAN
10 2 (0.87%) SSL
10 2 (0.87%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.88%) MySQL
1 39 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.02%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 32 (13.85%) Hadoop
5 28 (12.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 27 (11.69%) NoSQL
7 23 (9.96%) HBase
8 20 (8.66%) Relational Database
9 19 (8.23%) Power BI
10 18 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (4.33%) Apache Hive
12 10 (4.33%) BigQuery
12 10 (4.33%) MongoDB
13 9 (3.90%) Big Data
14 7 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
15 6 (2.60%) RDBMS
16 5 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
17 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 112 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 82 (35.50%) Git (software)
3 50 (21.65%) JIRA
4 47 (20.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 38 (16.45%) Artifactory
6 23 (9.96%) Maven
7 14 (6.06%) Bitbucket
8 12 (5.19%) GitLab
8 12 (5.19%) Liquibase
9 11 (4.76%) JUnit
10 9 (3.90%) Ant
10 9 (3.90%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.90%) SonarQube
10 9 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (3.46%) Subversion
11 8 (3.46%) TeamCity
12 7 (3.03%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.16%) git-flow
14 4 (1.73%) Chocolatey
14 4 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (12.12%) Finance
2 8 (3.46%) Front Office
3 6 (2.60%) Retail
4 4 (1.73%) Marketing
5 3 (1.30%) Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Publishing
6 2 (0.87%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Local Government
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 117 (50.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (29.00%) AWS DevOps
3 63 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
4 54 (23.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 32 (13.85%) Developer
6 27 (11.69%) Architect
7 15 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (6.06%) AWS Architect
9 13 (5.63%) DevOps Architect
10 11 (4.76%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.33%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (4.33%) Data Engineer
12 9 (3.90%) Consultant
12 9 (3.90%) ETL Developer
12 9 (3.90%) SQL Developer
13 8 (3.46%) AWS Developer
13 8 (3.46%) Web Architect
13 8 (3.46%) WebOps Engineer
14 7 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 7 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.65%) Node.js
2 35 (15.15%) Elastic Stack
3 28 (12.12%) Web Services
4 26 (11.26%) REST
5 25 (10.82%) JSON
6 21 (9.09%) YAML
7 15 (6.49%) Spring
8 14 (6.06%) Kafka
9 10 (4.33%) LEMP Stack
9 10 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (4.33%) Spring Boot
10 9 (3.90%) Apache Camel
10 9 (3.90%) MCollective
11 8 (3.46%) .NET
11 8 (3.46%) jQuery
11 8 (3.46%) LAMP
12 6 (2.60%) RESTful
13 5 (2.16%) LAPP Stack
14 4 (1.73%) CSS
14 4 (1.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.49%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.76%) Fintech
5 4 (1.73%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (1.73%) Cloud Native
5 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Replication
7 2 (0.87%) Clustering
7 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.87%) Smart Home
7 2 (0.87%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.43%) BBC
8 1 (0.43%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (58.44%) Linux
2 35 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (10.82%) Windows
4 24 (10.39%) Windows Server
5 23 (9.96%) CentOS
5 23 (9.96%) Unix
5 23 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.16%) CoreOS
6 5 (2.16%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.73%) Debian
8 3 (1.30%) VMS
9 1 (0.43%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.64%) DevOps
2 114 (49.35%) Configuration Management
3 111 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (18.61%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (16.45%) Migration
6 36 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (10.82%) Mentoring
7 25 (10.82%) Open Source
8 24 (10.39%) Coaching
9 23 (9.96%) Build Automation
9 23 (9.96%) Scrum
10 20 (8.66%) ETL
11 18 (7.79%) Collaborative Working
11 18 (7.79%) Microservices
12 17 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (7.36%) Test Automation
13 16 (6.93%) High Availability
13 16 (6.93%) Load Balancing
14 15 (6.49%) TDD
15 13 (5.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 95 (41.13%) Python
2 84 (36.36%) Java
3 60 (25.97%) Bash Shell
4 36 (15.58%) SQL
5 35 (15.15%) Ruby
6 20 (8.66%) JavaScript
7 14 (6.06%) Go
8 13 (5.63%) Groovy
9 10 (4.33%) Perl
10 9 (3.90%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.46%) Bourne shell
11 8 (3.46%) Korn
12 4 (1.73%) PHP
13 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.87%) ES6
14 2 (0.87%) Scala
15 1 (0.43%) ClojureScript
15 1 (0.43%) ES7
15 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (26.84%) Security Cleared
2 53 (22.94%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.63%) AWS Certification
4 7 (3.03%) Degree
5 5 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.73%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.87%) RHCE
8 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.46%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 110 (47.62%) Docker
2 21 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.06%) Squid
4 12 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (3.90%) Postfix
5 9 (3.90%) vCloud
6 8 (3.46%) HDFS
7 2 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.87%) Firmware
7 2 (0.87%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.87%) Xen
8 1 (0.43%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 112 (48.48%) Ansible
2 109 (47.19%) Terraform
3 104 (45.02%) Puppet
4 62 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (21.65%) Kubernetes
6 19 (8.23%) Kibana
6 19 (8.23%) logstash
6 19 (8.23%) WSUS
7 18 (7.79%) Packer
8 15 (6.49%) ZABBIX
9 14 (6.06%) Consul
9 14 (6.06%) Sysdig
10 10 (4.33%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (3.90%) Rancher
11 9 (3.90%) Rsyslog
12 8 (3.46%) Nagios
13 7 (3.03%) Graphite
13 7 (3.03%) Mesos
14 6 (2.60%) Grafana
14 6 (2.60%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (9.09%) Oracle
2 19 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.93%) Atlassian
4 15 (6.49%) VMware
5 13 (5.63%) Sonatype
6 8 (3.46%) Google
7 6 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.16%) ForgeRock
8 5 (2.16%) Tableau
9 4 (1.73%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.73%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.30%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.30%) New Relic
10 3 (1.30%) Omniture
10 3 (1.30%) Remedy
10 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.30%) Splunk
10 3 (1.30%) Talend
11 2 (0.87%) Greenplum