Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 2017 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 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 480 472 562
Rank change year-on-year -8 +90 -29
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 119 134 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.30% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% 1.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 104 32
London median daily rate £500 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.61% +4.47%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £315
90th Percentile £588 £663 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £432
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.08% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £24.49 - -
England median hourly rate £24.49 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -38.79% - -

Amazon RDS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10138 10558 11025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.10% 23.28% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7350 7638 7671
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 43 93
London median hourly rate £27.16 £27.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.24% +13.50% -12.68%
10th Percentile £18.20 £16.35 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £99.80 £57.50
England median hourly rate £30.00 £29.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +19.76% -13.79%

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 July 2017.

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 July 2017. 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
City of London +2 13 £513 +0.49% 4
Croydon - 10 £450 - 2
West End of London +7 1 £500 -4.76%
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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.

1 116 (97.48%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (74.79%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (68.07%) DevOps
4 74 (62.18%) Linux
5 68 (57.14%) Amazon S3
6 53 (44.54%) Jenkins
7 52 (43.70%) Docker
8 51 (42.86%) Puppet
8 51 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (36.13%) Ansible
10 42 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 42 (35.29%) Terraform
11 40 (33.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 39 (32.77%) Python
13 37 (31.09%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (30.25%) Java
14 36 (30.25%) Configuration Management
14 36 (30.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 34 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
15 34 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
16 32 (26.89%) Microservices
16 32 (26.89%) Git (software)
16 32 (26.89%) Bash Shell
17 31 (26.05%) Amazon ELB
18 25 (21.01%) Elasticsearch
18 25 (21.01%) Kibana
18 25 (21.01%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (21.01%) Scrum
19 24 (20.17%) SQL
19 24 (20.17%) SQL Server

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 25 (21.01%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (16.81%) Apache
3 17 (14.29%) Confluence
3 17 (14.29%) nginx
4 13 (10.92%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.20%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.20%) IIS
6 4 (3.36%) Apache Pig
6 4 (3.36%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (2.52%) Luigi
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (1.68%) Lightstreamer
8 2 (1.68%) WebORB
9 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 116 (97.48%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (74.79%) Amazon EC2
3 68 (57.14%) Amazon S3
4 42 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 40 (33.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 36 (30.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 31 (26.05%) Amazon ELB
8 20 (16.81%) Amazon SQS
9 18 (15.13%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (15.13%) CloudFront
10 17 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (12.61%) Route 53
13 12 (10.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (9.24%) PaaS
15 10 (8.40%) AWS CloudTrail
16 8 (6.72%) Amazon EMR
16 8 (6.72%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (6.72%) GitHub
17 6 (5.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) HTTP
2 17 (14.29%) DNS
3 14 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.92%) OpenLDAP
5 12 (10.08%) VPN
6 11 (9.24%) SSH
7 10 (8.40%) OpenVPN
8 8 (6.72%) DSL
9 7 (5.88%) Firewall
10 3 (2.52%) ICMP
10 3 (2.52%) Network Security
10 3 (2.52%) SSL
11 2 (1.68%) Internet
11 2 (1.68%) Skype
12 1 (0.84%) LAN
12 1 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.84%) SAN
12 1 (0.84%) SMTP
12 1 (0.84%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
3 22 (18.49%) MySQL
4 18 (15.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (11.76%) Big Data
6 13 (10.92%) Hadoop
7 12 (10.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
8 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
9 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.88%) HBase
11 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.36%) Apache Hive
14 3 (2.52%) Redis
14 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
15 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (1.68%) InfluxDB
15 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (44.54%) Jenkins
2 32 (26.89%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.13%) JIRA
4 16 (13.45%) Maven
4 16 (13.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 15 (12.61%) Bitbucket
6 12 (10.08%) Ant
6 12 (10.08%) Artifactory
6 12 (10.08%) Liquibase
7 11 (9.24%) JUnit
7 11 (9.24%) SonarQube
8 9 (7.56%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.52%) Selenium
11 3 (2.52%) Subversion
12 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Games
3 2 (1.68%) Advertising
3 2 (1.68%) Banking
3 2 (1.68%) Front Office
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Publishing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Local Government
4 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (54.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (33.61%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (30.25%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (27.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (17.65%) Developer
6 12 (10.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (5.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.36%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.36%) AWS Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Redshift Developer
10 3 (2.52%) AWS Architect
10 3 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.52%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 20 (16.81%) REST
3 16 (13.45%) Web Services
4 14 (11.76%) .NET
5 11 (9.24%) Node.js
6 10 (8.40%) MCollective
7 8 (6.72%) RESTful
8 7 (5.88%) Kafka
9 6 (5.04%) HTML
9 6 (5.04%) LAMP
9 6 (5.04%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (4.20%) CSS
11 4 (3.36%) Memcached
12 3 (2.52%) JSON
12 3 (2.52%) LAPP Stack
13 2 (1.68%) Akka
13 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (1.68%) jQuery
13 2 (1.68%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.36%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.36%) Semantic Web
4 3 (2.52%) Clustering
4 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.68%) AS400
5 2 (1.68%) Fintech
5 2 (1.68%) iSeries
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
6 1 (0.84%) Social Network
6 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (62.18%) Linux
2 19 (15.97%) Windows
3 14 (11.76%) CentOS
4 6 (5.04%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.36%) Debian
5 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.52%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.68%) Unix
8 1 (0.84%) Android
8 1 (0.84%) VMS
8 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (68.07%) DevOps
2 51 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (31.09%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (30.25%) Configuration Management
5 32 (26.89%) Microservices
6 25 (21.01%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (21.01%) Scrum
7 17 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 15 (12.61%) Migration
9 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.92%) Coaching
10 13 (10.92%) Kanban
11 12 (10.08%) Auto-Scaling
12 10 (8.40%) Analytics
12 10 (8.40%) High Availability
12 10 (8.40%) Service Management
12 10 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.40%) Test Automation
13 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.77%) Python
2 36 (30.25%) Java
3 32 (26.89%) Bash Shell
4 24 (20.17%) SQL
5 16 (13.45%) Ruby
6 12 (10.08%) Groovy
7 7 (5.88%) PHP
8 6 (5.04%) C#
8 6 (5.04%) Go
9 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.36%) Perl
11 3 (2.52%) Scala
12 2 (1.68%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.68%) Korn
13 1 (0.84%) C++
13 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) AWS Certification
4 6 (5.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.68%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.84%) GCP
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (43.70%) Docker
2 13 (10.92%) Squid
3 12 (10.08%) vCloud
3 12 (10.08%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (8.40%) Postfix
5 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.52%) HDFS
6 2 (1.68%) Corosync
6 2 (1.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.84%) LXC
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (42.86%) Puppet
2 43 (36.13%) Ansible
3 42 (35.29%) Terraform
4 25 (21.01%) Kibana
5 23 (19.33%) Kubernetes
5 23 (19.33%) logstash
6 21 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (12.61%) Graphite
8 13 (10.92%) Sysdig
8 13 (10.92%) ZABBIX
9 11 (9.24%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (8.40%) Rancher
10 10 (8.40%) Rsyslog
11 6 (5.04%) Consul
11 6 (5.04%) Grafana
11 6 (5.04%) Packer
12 4 (3.36%) Prometheus
12 4 (3.36%) StatsD
13 3 (2.52%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (2.52%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Oracle
2 13 (10.92%) VMware
3 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.24%) Sonatype
4 7 (5.88%) Cloudera
4 7 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.04%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.20%) Google
7 3 (2.52%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.52%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.52%) hybris
7 3 (2.52%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.68%) New Relic
8 2 (1.68%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.84%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.84%) HP
9 1 (0.84%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) Juniper
9 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
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