Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 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 Athena
UK
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 494 751 868
Rank change year-on-year +257 +117 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon Athena 184 126 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.13% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 0.58% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 81 8
Median daily rate £600 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.51% -
10th Percentile £436 £425 £305
90th Percentile £750 £663 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £494 £345
% change year-on-year +11.39% +43.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 12,666 21,596 22,644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.84% 22.28% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,292 14,842 15,686
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +7.43%
10th Percentile £320 £321 £310
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +4.71% +3.66% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 255 249
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +20.00%
10th Percentile £14.76 £14.00 £14.54
90th Percentile £54.13 £57.50 £53.10
Median hourly rate £25.55 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -27.01% -6.67% +48.84%

Amazon Athena
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon Athena.

Daily rate trend for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon Athena over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Top 11 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 7 April 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
England +246 182 £600 +14.29% 17
London +202 127 £600 +8.99% 12
UK excluding London +123 55 £550 +11.39% 6
South East +108 31 £525 +6.33% 1
North of England +74 13 £575 +4.55% 2
East of England +41 10 £600 -1.64% 1
Work from Home +12 7 £550 +22.22%
North West +39 6 £563 - 2
North East - 4 £663 -
Yorkshire +50 3 - -
South West +33 3 £575 +31.43%

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) AWS
2 128 (69.57%) Python
3 92 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 79 (42.93%) SQL
5 78 (42.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 77 (41.85%) Java
7 72 (39.13%) Analytics
8 71 (38.59%) Finance
8 71 (38.59%) Serverless
9 70 (38.04%) AWS Lambda
10 68 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
11 64 (34.78%) Microservices
12 60 (32.61%) Software Engineering
12 60 (32.61%) NoSQL
13 58 (31.52%) Web Services
14 57 (30.98%) Fixed Income
15 56 (30.43%) Front Office
16 55 (29.89%) Derivative
17 54 (29.35%) Asset Management
18 53 (28.80%) Amazon RDS
19 49 (26.63%) Big Data
20 48 (26.09%) Azure
20 48 (26.09%) Oracle
21 47 (25.54%) ETL
21 47 (25.54%) Apache Spark
22 46 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
23 44 (23.91%) Hedge funds
23 44 (23.91%) Amazon Kinesis
24 43 (23.37%) Amazon EC2

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 47 (25.54%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.89%) Apache
3 7 (3.80%) Apache Airflow
3 7 (3.80%) Confluence
4 4 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.09%) JBoss
5 2 (1.09%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.09%) SAS
6 1 (0.54%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (20.11%) FINCAD Analytics
2 7 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.54%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.54%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 184 (100.00%) AWS
2 92 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 71 (38.59%) Serverless
4 70 (38.04%) AWS Lambda
5 48 (26.09%) Azure
6 44 (23.91%) Amazon Kinesis
7 43 (23.37%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (22.28%) GCP
9 39 (21.20%) AWS Step Functions
10 32 (17.39%) Amazon EMR
11 24 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 16 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
13 14 (7.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (6.52%) Amazon SageMaker
15 11 (5.98%) Amazon Glacier
16 6 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (3.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (3.26%) GitHub
17 5 (2.72%) CloudFront
17 5 (2.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) MQTT
2 1 (0.54%) AMQP
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (42.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 64 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
3 60 (32.61%) NoSQL
4 53 (28.80%) Amazon RDS
5 49 (26.63%) Big Data
6 46 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (21.20%) Amazon Aurora
8 36 (19.57%) MongoDB
9 31 (16.85%) Relational Database
10 30 (16.30%) Data Lake
10 30 (16.30%) Neo4j
11 29 (15.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (15.76%) DB2
11 29 (15.76%) HBase
12 27 (14.67%) Couchbase
12 27 (14.67%) MariaDB
12 27 (14.67%) RDBMS
12 27 (14.67%) Redis
13 22 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (7.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.89%) JIRA
3 8 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.80%) RStudio
5 4 (2.17%) Subversion
6 3 (1.63%) ERwin
6 3 (1.63%) Maven
7 2 (1.09%) GitLab
8 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.54%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.54%) Gradle
8 1 (0.54%) JUnit
8 1 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 71 (38.59%) Finance
2 56 (30.43%) Front Office
3 37 (20.11%) Banking
4 5 (2.72%) Advertising
4 5 (2.72%) Law
5 4 (2.17%) Automotive
6 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.63%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (33.70%) Data Engineer
2 59 (32.07%) AWS Engineer
3 54 (29.35%) Developer
4 37 (20.11%) AWS Developer
5 32 (17.39%) Architect
6 20 (10.87%) Python Developer
7 18 (9.78%) NoSQL Developer
7 18 (9.78%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.70%) NoSQL Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (8.15%) Python Engineer
9 15 (8.15%) Software Engineer
10 14 (7.61%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.07%) AWS Architect
11 13 (7.07%) Java Engineer
12 12 (6.52%) Data Architect
13 11 (5.98%) AWS Software Engineer
13 11 (5.98%) Cloud Developer
14 9 (4.89%) Cloud Architect
15 8 (4.35%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.52%) Web Services
2 41 (22.28%) J2EE
3 31 (16.85%) Node.js
4 20 (10.87%) Kafka
5 15 (8.15%) React
6 12 (6.52%) .NET
7 9 (4.89%) Apache NiFi
8 7 (3.80%) PySpark
9 6 (3.26%) Pandas
9 6 (3.26%) RESTful
9 6 (3.26%) TensorFlow
10 5 (2.72%) REST
10 5 (2.72%) Spring
11 4 (2.17%) Middleware
12 3 (1.63%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.63%) Backbone.js
12 3 (1.63%) NumPy
12 3 (1.63%) SciPy
12 3 (1.63%) SOAP
12 3 (1.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 57 (30.98%) Fixed Income
2 55 (29.89%) Derivative
3 44 (23.91%) Hedge funds
4 42 (22.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (18.48%) Equity Derivative
6 21 (11.41%) Market Risk
7 18 (9.78%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (8.15%) Equities
9 12 (6.52%) Public Cloud
9 12 (6.52%) Reference Data
10 10 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (4.35%) Data Structures
12 7 (3.80%) Cloud Native
12 7 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (3.26%) Blog
14 5 (2.72%) Data Centre
15 4 (2.17%) Credit Derivative
16 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
16 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
16 3 (1.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.70%) Linux
2 8 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.13%) Analytics
2 68 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (34.78%) Microservices
4 60 (32.61%) Software Engineering
5 54 (29.35%) Asset Management
6 47 (25.54%) ETL
7 42 (22.83%) Migration
8 35 (19.02%) Risk Analytics
9 33 (17.93%) Data Engineering
10 30 (16.30%) Data Modelling
10 30 (16.30%) DevOps
11 29 (15.76%) Data Science
12 22 (11.96%) Machine Learning
13 20 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (10.87%) Data Architecture
14 19 (10.33%) Scrum
15 18 (9.78%) TDD
16 16 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (7.61%) Data Analysis
18 13 (7.07%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 128 (69.57%) Python
2 79 (42.93%) SQL
3 77 (41.85%) Java
4 28 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 28 (15.22%) Scala
5 27 (14.67%) Kotlin
6 24 (13.04%) C#
7 22 (11.96%) C++
8 21 (11.41%) R
9 6 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.17%) C
11 2 (1.09%) ES6
11 2 (1.09%) Java 8
11 2 (1.09%) RPG
12 1 (0.54%) Go
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.80%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.72%) Degree
3 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 4 (2.17%) GDPR
3 2 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (13.59%) Docker
2 3 (1.63%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.09%) HDFS
3 2 (1.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 26 (14.13%) Kubernetes
2 16 (8.70%) Terraform
3 2 (1.09%) Grafana
3 2 (1.09%) Kibana
3 2 (1.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Oracle
2 31 (16.85%) Google
3 27 (14.67%) Sybase
4 17 (9.24%) Tableau
5 11 (5.98%) Informatica
6 10 (5.43%) Talend
7 6 (3.26%) SAP
8 4 (2.17%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.09%) IBM
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.54%) Cadence
10 1 (0.54%) Palantir
10 1 (0.54%) Sage
10 1 (0.54%) WSO2