Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Athena skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Athena over the 6 months to 22 November 2019 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 Athena
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 587 835 889
Rank change year-on-year +248 +54 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon Athena 209 65 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.063% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 0.28% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 52 10
UK median daily rate £600 £517 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.06% -8.10% -
10th Percentile £457 £388 £480
90th Percentile £775 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £475 -
% change year-on-year +23.68% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon Athena 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17,511 23,288 22,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.31% 22.44% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,811 16,225 15,557
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 246 288
UK median hourly rate £32.58 £32.50 £31.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +4.07% +11.54%
10th Percentile £13.35 £13.85 £14.18
90th Percentile £71.85 £57.50 £57.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +25.00%

Amazon Athena
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon Athena as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Athena over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Athena within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
England +252 202 £600 +9.09% 54
London +231 170 £650 +18.18% 49
UK excluding London +54 32 £588 +23.68% 5
South East +66 22 £550 +8.07% 2
East of England +24 7 £625 +21.95%
East Midlands - 3 - -
Midlands - 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Athena 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 with a requirement for Amazon Athena.

1 208 (99.52%) AWS
2 157 (75.12%) Python
3 101 (48.33%) Amazon S3
4 100 (47.85%) Software Engineering
5 99 (47.37%) Java
6 97 (46.41%) Web Services
7 96 (45.93%) SQL
8 93 (44.50%) Finance
9 91 (43.54%) Analytics
10 89 (42.58%) Front Office
11 88 (42.11%) Fixed Income
12 85 (40.67%) Asset Management
13 84 (40.19%) NoSQL
14 81 (38.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 78 (37.32%) Amazon Redshift
16 74 (35.41%) Derivative
17 72 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
18 63 (30.14%) Microservices
19 61 (29.19%) J2EE
20 60 (28.71%) Serverless
21 59 (28.23%) AWS Lambda
22 58 (27.75%) ETL
23 55 (26.32%) Amazon Aurora
24 54 (25.84%) Azure
25 53 (25.36%) AWS Step Functions
26 51 (24.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 51 (24.40%) PostgreSQL
27 48 (22.97%) Node.js
28 46 (22.01%) Hedge funds
28 46 (22.01%) C#

Amazon Athena
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (20.10%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.31%) SAS
3 8 (3.83%) Apache Airflow
4 5 (2.39%) Apache
5 3 (1.44%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.96%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.48%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 44 (21.05%) FINCAD Analytics
2 7 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.91%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.91%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 208 (99.52%) AWS
2 101 (48.33%) Amazon S3
3 60 (28.71%) Serverless
4 59 (28.23%) AWS Lambda
5 54 (25.84%) Azure
6 53 (25.36%) AWS Step Functions
7 39 (18.66%) GCP
8 35 (16.75%) Amazon Kinesis
9 27 (12.92%) Amazon SQS
10 22 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
11 15 (7.18%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (5.26%) Power Platform
13 10 (4.78%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (4.31%) Amazon EKS
14 9 (4.31%) AWS Fargate
14 9 (4.31%) GitHub
15 7 (3.35%) AWS CodePipeline
16 6 (2.87%) OpenShift
17 5 (2.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.48%) AMQP
2 1 (0.48%) MQTT
2 1 (0.48%) Network Security
2 1 (0.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (40.19%) NoSQL
2 81 (38.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 78 (37.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 55 (26.32%) Amazon Aurora
5 51 (24.40%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (21.53%) Amazon RDS
7 43 (20.57%) Hadoop
8 42 (20.10%) Big Data
9 33 (15.79%) MongoDB
10 32 (15.31%) Neo4j
11 28 (13.40%) Relational Database
12 23 (11.00%) RDBMS
13 21 (10.05%) Data Lake
13 21 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (10.05%) Redis
14 20 (9.57%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (9.57%) Couchbase
14 20 (9.57%) DB2
14 20 (9.57%) HBase
14 20 (9.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 37 (17.70%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.61%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (5.26%) RStudio
5 9 (4.31%) Maven
5 9 (4.31%) Vagrant
6 8 (3.83%) Artifactory
6 8 (3.83%) GitLab
7 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.96%) JIRA
9 1 (0.48%) Codeship
9 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.48%) JUnit
9 1 (0.48%) Selenium
9 1 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 93 (44.50%) Finance
2 89 (42.58%) Front Office
3 41 (19.62%) Banking
4 5 (2.39%) Law
4 5 (2.39%) Legal
5 4 (1.91%) Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.96%) Automotive
7 2 (0.96%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (37.80%) Developer
2 61 (29.19%) Data Engineer
3 54 (25.84%) AWS Engineer
4 45 (21.53%) AWS Developer
5 30 (14.35%) Architect
6 27 (12.92%) Software Engineer
7 25 (11.96%) Senior Developer
8 24 (11.48%) Python Developer
9 21 (10.05%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (9.57%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (9.09%) NoSQL Developer
12 16 (7.66%) NoSQL Engineer
12 16 (7.66%) Python Engineer
13 14 (6.70%) Analyst
13 14 (6.70%) Data Analyst
14 13 (6.22%) AWS Architect
14 13 (6.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 12 (5.74%) Java Developer
16 11 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
16 11 (5.26%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (46.41%) Web Services
2 61 (29.19%) J2EE
3 48 (22.97%) Node.js
4 35 (16.75%) React
5 25 (11.96%) PySpark
6 24 (11.48%) .NET
7 16 (7.66%) Pandas
8 14 (6.70%) JSON
8 14 (6.70%) Kafka
8 14 (6.70%) XML
9 10 (4.78%) NumPy
10 9 (4.31%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.31%) Apache NiFi
10 9 (4.31%) Backbone.js
10 9 (4.31%) Esper
10 9 (4.31%) Pyramid
10 9 (4.31%) SciPy
10 9 (4.31%) Spark Streaming
11 8 (3.83%) pytest
12 4 (1.91%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 88 (42.11%) Fixed Income
2 74 (35.41%) Derivative
3 51 (24.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 46 (22.01%) Hedge funds
5 35 (16.75%) Equity Derivative
5 35 (16.75%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (14.83%) Equities
7 27 (12.92%) Reference Data
8 16 (7.66%) Market Risk
8 16 (7.66%) Public Cloud
9 10 (4.78%) Blog
9 10 (4.78%) Data Structures
10 9 (4.31%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (2.39%) Cloud Native
13 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
13 3 (1.44%) Pricing Data
13 3 (1.44%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
14 2 (0.96%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (3.35%) Windows
3 4 (1.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (47.85%) Software Engineering
2 91 (43.54%) Analytics
3 85 (40.67%) Asset Management
4 72 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (30.14%) Microservices
6 58 (27.75%) ETL
7 35 (16.75%) Risk Analytics
8 32 (15.31%) Data Science
9 27 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (12.92%) Data Architecture
10 25 (11.96%) Machine Learning
11 24 (11.48%) Migration
12 23 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (9.57%) Data Modelling
14 18 (8.61%) Investment Management
14 18 (8.61%) Mentoring
15 17 (8.13%) Data Engineering
15 17 (8.13%) Quantitative Analysis
16 13 (6.22%) DevOps
17 12 (5.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (75.12%) Python
2 99 (47.37%) Java
3 96 (45.93%) SQL
4 46 (22.01%) C#
5 45 (21.53%) JavaScript
6 44 (21.05%) C++
7 42 (20.10%) Scala
8 28 (13.40%) R
9 20 (9.57%) Kotlin
10 11 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.31%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.83%) C
12 8 (3.83%) Ruby
13 5 (2.39%) Go
13 5 (2.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.70%) Degree
2 9 (4.31%) AWS Certification
3 7 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.87%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.48%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) GxP
System Software
1 19 (9.09%) Docker
2 9 (4.31%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.96%) HDFS
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (11.48%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.00%) Terraform
3 17 (8.13%) Ansible
4 9 (4.31%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.96%) Kibana
7 1 (0.48%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Oracle
2 22 (10.53%) Tableau
3 21 (10.05%) Talend
4 20 (9.57%) Google
4 20 (9.57%) Sybase
5 13 (6.22%) Bloomberg
6 10 (4.78%) Informatica
7 9 (4.31%) Cloudera
7 9 (4.31%) Datactics
7 9 (4.31%) Hortonworks
7 9 (4.31%) IBM
7 9 (4.31%) Palantir
8 6 (2.87%) AppDynamics
8 6 (2.87%) Splunk
9 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.96%) Teradata
10 2 (0.96%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.48%) Databricks