Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 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
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 224 278 416
Rank change year-on-year +54 +138 +6
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 157 300 222
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 3.55% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 159 169
Median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £406 £413 £411
90th Percentile £675 £753 £638
England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £70.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 3,889 8,446 11,325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.50% 24.18% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,607 6,084 8,471
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £349 £363 £363
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 61 50
Median hourly rate £37.71 £35.00 £27.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% +26.74% +1.68%
10th Percentile £24.10 £15.49 £18.95
90th Percentile £64.93 £55.50 £47.53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.48
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.62% +3.10%

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 29 November 2020.

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 29 November 2020. 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 +88 17 £431 -23.33% 12
South London +26 6 £625 +8.70% 3
West London +56 3 - - 9
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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.

1 155 (98.73%) AWS
2 105 (66.88%) Amazon S3
3 96 (61.15%) Serverless
4 92 (58.60%) AWS Lambda
4 92 (58.60%) Amazon EC2
5 91 (57.96%) Python
6 89 (56.69%) Finance
7 86 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (54.78%) Kubernetes
8 83 (52.87%) Docker
9 82 (52.23%) Terraform
10 76 (48.41%) DevOps
11 74 (47.13%) Web Services
12 72 (45.86%) Software Engineering
13 69 (43.95%) Asset Management
14 68 (43.31%) Amazon SQS
15 62 (39.49%) Amazon ECS
16 57 (36.31%) AWS CloudFormation
17 56 (35.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 56 (35.67%) Front Office
18 49 (31.21%) Java
18 49 (31.21%) Amazon Redshift
19 46 (29.30%) Jenkins
20 40 (25.48%) Linux
21 38 (24.20%) JavaScript
22 37 (23.57%) SQL
22 37 (23.57%) Fixed Income
22 37 (23.57%) Deployment Automation
23 36 (22.93%) Decision-Making
23 36 (22.93%) Artifactory

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 17 (10.83%) Apache Spark
2 11 (7.01%) Apache
3 10 (6.37%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (5.73%) Confluence
4 9 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.10%) Jupyter
6 5 (3.18%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) Luigi
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 155 (98.73%) AWS
2 105 (66.88%) Amazon S3
3 96 (61.15%) Serverless
4 92 (58.60%) Amazon EC2
4 92 (58.60%) AWS Lambda
5 68 (43.31%) Amazon SQS
6 62 (39.49%) Amazon ECS
7 57 (36.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (22.93%) OpenShift
9 33 (21.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 25 (15.92%) AWS Step Functions
11 23 (14.65%) Route 53
12 20 (12.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (12.10%) Azure
14 16 (10.19%) Amazon EKS
15 15 (9.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 13 (8.28%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (8.28%) AWS CloudTrail
17 12 (7.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) DNS
2 6 (3.82%) Network Security
3 4 (2.55%) DHCP
4 3 (1.91%) Firewall
4 3 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.27%) FTP
5 2 (1.27%) HTTP
5 2 (1.27%) Skype
5 2 (1.27%) SMTP
5 2 (1.27%) SSH
5 2 (1.27%) SSL
5 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.27%) VPN
6 1 (0.64%) LAN
6 1 (0.64%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 49 (31.21%) Amazon Redshift
3 27 (17.20%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (14.01%) MySQL
5 20 (12.74%) Amazon Aurora
6 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
7 14 (8.92%) Relational Database
8 13 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (7.64%) Big Data
9 12 (7.64%) Redis
10 11 (7.01%) SQL Server
11 9 (5.73%) Hadoop
12 8 (5.10%) ArangoDB
12 8 (5.10%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (4.46%) Amazon Athena
13 7 (4.46%) Tableau
14 6 (3.82%) Data Lake
14 6 (3.82%) Looker
15 5 (3.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 5 (3.18%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 46 (29.30%) Jenkins
2 36 (22.93%) Artifactory
3 24 (15.29%) RStudio
4 20 (12.74%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.73%) Cypress.io
5 9 (5.73%) webpack
6 8 (5.10%) JIRA
7 4 (2.55%) Maven
8 3 (1.91%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.91%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.91%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.91%) Sublime Text
9 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.64%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.64%) jMock
10 1 (0.64%) JUnit
10 1 (0.64%) Mockito
10 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 89 (56.69%) Finance
2 56 (35.67%) Front Office
3 5 (3.18%) Banking
3 5 (3.18%) Games
4 4 (2.55%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.27%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (29.94%) Developer
2 45 (28.66%) AWS Engineer
3 42 (26.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 40 (25.48%) AWS Developer
4 40 (25.48%) AWS DevOps
5 33 (21.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 28 (17.83%) Python Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Architect
7 19 (12.10%) React Developer
8 18 (11.46%) Java Developer
9 17 (10.83%) Java Engineer
9 17 (10.83%) Python Developer
10 15 (9.55%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (8.28%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 13 (8.28%) Lead DevOps
12 12 (7.64%) Lead Developer
12 12 (7.64%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 12 (7.64%) Lead Java Developer
12 12 (7.64%) Lead Software Developer
13 11 (7.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (47.13%) Web Services
2 33 (21.02%) Node.js
3 30 (19.11%) React
4 28 (17.83%) J2EE
4 28 (17.83%) J2SE
5 17 (10.83%) .NET
5 17 (10.83%) Kafka
6 14 (8.92%) gRPC
7 12 (7.64%) Elastic Stack
8 11 (7.01%) RESTful
9 10 (6.37%) GraphQL
10 9 (5.73%) NumPy
10 9 (5.73%) Pandas
10 9 (5.73%) Redux
11 8 (5.10%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.10%) Spark Streaming
12 7 (4.46%) .NET Core
12 7 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.46%) Entity Framework
13 5 (3.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.57%) Fixed Income
2 36 (22.93%) Derivative
2 36 (22.93%) Equities
3 16 (10.19%) User Experience
4 8 (5.10%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.18%) Reference Data
6 5 (3.18%) Replication
7 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.91%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.91%) PKI
8 3 (1.91%) Social Media
9 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.48%) Linux
2 14 (8.92%) Windows
3 8 (5.10%) CentOS
4 4 (2.55%) Debian
4 4 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.91%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.27%) Unix
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.64%) VMS
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (48.41%) DevOps
3 72 (45.86%) Software Engineering
4 69 (43.95%) Asset Management
5 37 (23.57%) Deployment Automation
6 36 (22.93%) Decision-Making
7 29 (18.47%) Infrastructure Automation
8 23 (14.65%) Microservices
9 20 (12.74%) Investment Management
10 18 (11.46%) Migration
11 17 (10.83%) Statistics
12 16 (10.19%) Data Modelling
13 15 (9.55%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (8.92%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (8.28%) Proactive Monitoring
16 12 (7.64%) Data Science
16 12 (7.64%) Test Automation
17 11 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (7.01%) Integration Testing
18 10 (6.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (57.96%) Python
2 49 (31.21%) Java
3 38 (24.20%) JavaScript
4 37 (23.57%) SQL
5 27 (17.20%) R
6 20 (12.74%) TypeScript
7 17 (10.83%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.28%) C#
9 9 (5.73%) Kotlin
9 9 (5.73%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.46%) PHP
11 4 (2.55%) Perl
11 4 (2.55%) Ruby
11 4 (2.55%) Scala
11 4 (2.55%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.27%) Go
12 2 (1.27%) Java 8
12 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.55%) SC Cleared
1 15 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.28%) AWS Certification
3 10 (6.37%) Degree
4 8 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.10%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) GDPR
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 3 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.91%) NCSC
4 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.64%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) NIST
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (52.87%) Docker
2 11 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.64%) etcd
4 1 (0.64%) HDFS
4 1 (0.64%) iptables
4 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 86 (54.78%) Kubernetes
2 82 (52.23%) Terraform
3 17 (10.83%) Ansible
4 15 (9.55%) Puppet
5 12 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (7.01%) Packer
7 10 (6.37%) Consul
8 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 4 (2.55%) Foglight
9 3 (1.91%) Kibana
10 2 (1.27%) SCCM
11 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.64%) Nagios
11 1 (0.64%) Salt
11 1 (0.64%) SCOM
11 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (6.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.46%) Oracle
3 5 (3.18%) Informatica
3 5 (3.18%) MuleSoft
3 5 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.18%) SAP
4 4 (2.55%) Citrix
4 4 (2.55%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.55%) Talend
5 3 (1.91%) Databricks
5 3 (1.91%) VirtaMove
6 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Brightcove
7 1 (0.64%) CA
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco
7 1 (0.64%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.64%) Juniper
7 1 (0.64%) NetApp
7 1 (0.64%) Netezza