Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 12 December 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - +79 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.92% - 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Sheffield median daily rate £500 - £450
10th Percentile £475 - £425
90th Percentile £538 - £475
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 126 138 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 19.33% 19.35% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 195
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £302
90th Percentile £591 £645 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £70.00 £28.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -44.00% +316.67%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £70.00 £28.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -9.68% +116.33%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in Sheffield

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 6 (100.00%) Salt
1 6 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
4 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
4 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Salt
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SaltStack