Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 November 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 46 52
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.19% 0.21% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.97% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Southampton median daily rate - £450 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +11.48%
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £450 £510
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.76% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 168 103 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 32.00% 22.06% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 67 58
Southampton median daily rate £513 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.41% -8.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £373 £241 £281
90th Percentile £538 £610 £544
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £45.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.42% +35.71%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +7.95%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in Southampton

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AppVeyor
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform