Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 684 838 840
Rank change year-on-year +154 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon Athena 158 54 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.052% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.23% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 48 3
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £425 £380 £507
90th Percentile £663 £675 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
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 20,543 23,466 21,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.18% 22.67% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,064 16,368 14,172
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 240 267
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.29 £13.98 £10.90
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +6.35% +5.00%

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 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Athena in the UK

Amazon Athena
Top 12 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 18 July 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 +154 153 £550 +6.02% 47
London +122 95 £555 +0.91% 35
UK excluding London +74 60 £500 +5.26% 15
South East +65 43 £500 +5.26% 1
North of England +44 5 £563 -6.25% 3
East of England -9 5 £619 +30.26% 5
North West +17 4 £575 -4.17% 3
South West - 3 £450 - 1
Scotland +16 2 - - 3
West Midlands - 2 £400 - 1
Midlands - 2 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (77.22%) Python
3 106 (67.09%) Amazon S3
4 82 (51.90%) Java
5 78 (49.37%) Amazon Redshift
6 70 (44.30%) Amazon Kinesis
7 64 (40.51%) Serverless
7 64 (40.51%) AWS Lambda
8 61 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (37.34%) Amazon EMR
10 57 (36.08%) Jenkins
10 57 (36.08%) Big Data
11 55 (34.81%) Scala
12 52 (32.91%) Apache Spark
13 51 (32.28%) SQL
14 47 (29.75%) Machine Learning
15 46 (29.11%) Hadoop
16 45 (28.48%) NoSQL
17 44 (27.85%) Kafka
18 40 (25.32%) Amazon SQS
18 40 (25.32%) Amazon EC2
18 40 (25.32%) Web Services
19 38 (24.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 38 (24.05%) Data Science
20 34 (21.52%) Analytics
21 33 (20.89%) DevOps
21 33 (20.89%) Finance
22 32 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
23 31 (19.62%) TDD
23 31 (19.62%) ETL

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 52 (32.91%) Apache Spark
2 30 (18.99%) Apache Airflow
3 18 (11.39%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (10.13%) Apache
5 15 (9.49%) Luigi
6 5 (3.16%) Confluence
6 5 (3.16%) Jupyter
7 3 (1.90%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 158 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (67.09%) Amazon S3
3 70 (44.30%) Amazon Kinesis
4 64 (40.51%) AWS Lambda
4 64 (40.51%) Serverless
5 59 (37.34%) Amazon EMR
6 40 (25.32%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (25.32%) Amazon SQS
7 29 (18.35%) Amazon ECS
7 29 (18.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (11.39%) AWS Fargate
8 18 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (9.49%) PaaS
10 12 (7.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 10 (6.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (6.33%) CloudFront
12 8 (5.06%) Amazon SageMaker
12 8 (5.06%) GitHub
13 7 (4.43%) Amazon Neptune
13 7 (4.43%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.59%) MQTT
2 6 (3.80%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (49.37%) Amazon Redshift
2 57 (36.08%) Big Data
3 46 (29.11%) Hadoop
4 45 (28.48%) NoSQL
5 38 (24.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 28 (17.72%) Amazon RDS
7 26 (16.46%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (12.66%) MySQL
10 19 (12.03%) Relational Database
11 16 (10.13%) Amazon Aurora
11 16 (10.13%) Apache Hive
11 16 (10.13%) Data Lake
12 14 (8.86%) Azkaban
13 10 (6.33%) Amazon QuickSight
14 8 (5.06%) RDBMS
14 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
15 7 (4.43%) HBase
16 6 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (3.16%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 57 (36.08%) Jenkins
2 27 (17.09%) GitLab
3 24 (15.19%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.39%) Artifactory
5 9 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (5.70%) Mockito
6 6 (3.80%) JUnit
6 6 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (3.16%) JIRA
8 4 (2.53%) CircleCI
9 3 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.90%) DbUnit
9 3 (1.90%) Maven
9 3 (1.90%) TestNG
10 1 (0.63%) Appium
10 1 (0.63%) Codeship
10 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 33 (20.89%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Legal
3 7 (4.43%) Banking
4 6 (3.80%) Marketing
5 4 (2.53%) Billing
5 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.90%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (52.53%) Data Engineer
2 54 (34.18%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (23.42%) Developer
4 30 (18.99%) Python Engineer
5 20 (12.66%) AWS Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Python Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Architect
8 11 (6.96%) AWS Architect
8 11 (6.96%) Big Data Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Data Scientist
9 9 (5.70%) Designer
10 8 (5.06%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Java Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.80%) Platform Engineer
13 5 (3.16%) Analyst
13 5 (3.16%) Cloud Engineer
14 4 (2.53%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (27.85%) Kafka
2 40 (25.32%) Web Services
3 23 (14.56%) PySpark
4 22 (13.92%) Pandas
5 18 (11.39%) J2EE
5 18 (11.39%) pytest
6 17 (10.76%) Node.js
7 12 (7.59%) Spark Streaming
8 11 (6.96%) Spring
9 7 (4.43%) JSON
9 7 (4.43%) XML
10 6 (3.80%) .NET
10 6 (3.80%) jQuery
10 6 (3.80%) Redux
10 6 (3.80%) RESTful
11 5 (3.16%) Apache Flex
12 4 (2.53%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.53%) Apache NiFi
12 4 (2.53%) scikit-learn
12 4 (2.53%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.33%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (4.43%) Music Streaming
4 6 (3.80%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.16%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.16%) User Experience
6 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.99%) Linux
2 6 (3.80%) Unix
2 6 (3.80%) Windows
3 3 (1.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.27%) CentOS
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.75%) Machine Learning
3 38 (24.05%) Data Science
4 34 (21.52%) Analytics
5 33 (20.89%) DevOps
6 32 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (19.62%) ETL
7 31 (19.62%) TDD
8 28 (17.72%) Microservices
9 26 (16.46%) Scrum
10 24 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (13.29%) Software Engineering
12 19 (12.03%) Test Automation
13 18 (11.39%) Artificial Intelligence
13 18 (11.39%) Open Source
14 16 (10.13%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (10.13%) Data Engineering
15 13 (8.23%) Data Analysis
16 12 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (7.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 122 (77.22%) Python
2 82 (51.90%) Java
3 55 (34.81%) Scala
4 51 (32.28%) SQL
5 17 (10.76%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.86%) Bash Shell
6 14 (8.86%) Ruby
7 8 (5.06%) Go
7 8 (5.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.16%) C++
8 5 (3.16%) Perl
8 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.90%) Gremlin
10 2 (1.27%) C#
10 2 (1.27%) R
10 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) AWS Certification
2 11 (6.96%) Degree
3 4 (2.53%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.27%) CISM
4 2 (1.27%) CISSP
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.27%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) Apache Flume
1 13 (8.23%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) HDFS
3 3 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.63%) etcd
Systems Management
1 28 (17.72%) Terraform
2 27 (17.09%) Kubernetes
3 18 (11.39%) Ansible
4 10 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.53%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (2.53%) Puppet
6 3 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.90%) Kibana
6 3 (1.90%) logstash
7 2 (1.27%) Consul
7 2 (1.27%) Nagios
7 2 (1.27%) Nessus
7 2 (1.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Tableau
2 9 (5.70%) Oracle
2 9 (5.70%) Splunk
3 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.43%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.43%) Talend
5 6 (3.80%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.80%) Google
6 5 (3.16%) Informatica
7 4 (2.53%) Teradata
8 2 (1.27%) Qualys
8 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.63%) Alteryx