Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Aurora skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Aurora over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 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 Aurora
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 501 608 742
Rank change year-on-year +107 +134 +119
Contract jobs citing Amazon Aurora 140 82 118
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 52 79
10th Percentile £400 £413 £317
25th Percentile £425 £481 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £538 £513
Median % change year-on-year -11.63% +4.88% -21.15%
75th Percentile £538 £750 £694
90th Percentile £551 " £753
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -4.21% - -9.52%

Amazon Aurora 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 11,088 12,582 21,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.21% 21.10% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,631 8,583 15,110
10th Percentile £319 £320 £320
25th Percentile £405 £400 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 177 240
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.05 £13.23
25th Percentile £19.00 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate £26.00 £24.71 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.22% -17.63% -
75th Percentile £43.75 £44.50 £46.96
90th Percentile £58.75 £58.60 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.43 £22.52 £31.25
% change year-on-year +4.01% -27.93% -10.71%

Amazon Aurora
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon Aurora over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
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 Aurora within the UK over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
UK excluding London +160 73 £455 -4.21% 24
England +78 59 £500 -9.09% 39
Work from Home -193 57 £497 - 12
Scotland +62 54 £450 -35.71% 4
London -1 34 £525 -7.81% 22
East of England - 11 £500 - 2
North of England +65 7 £495 -1.00% 9
North West +35 5 £448 - 7
Yorkshire +36 1 - - 1
Midlands +26 1 £450 - 3
West Midlands +12 1 £450 - 3
North East - 1 £500 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Aurora 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 Aurora.

1 121 (86.43%) AWS
2 96 (68.57%) Serverless
3 91 (65.00%) AWS Lambda
4 86 (61.43%) PostgreSQL
4 86 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (55.71%) Amazon S3
6 71 (50.71%) JavaScript
7 68 (48.57%) Python
8 58 (41.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 55 (39.29%) Java
10 48 (34.29%) TypeScript
11 46 (32.86%) DevOps
12 43 (30.71%) MySQL
13 42 (30.00%) Microservices
14 41 (29.29%) Jenkins
15 40 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
16 35 (25.00%) OpenShift
17 33 (23.57%) Amazon RDS
18 31 (22.14%) Public Sector
19 30 (21.43%) Oracle
19 30 (21.43%) Spring
20 29 (20.71%) OAuth
20 29 (20.71%) Spring Boot
21 28 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
22 27 (19.29%) Docker
22 27 (19.29%) OAuth2
22 27 (19.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 27 (19.29%) Software Engineering
23 26 (18.57%) CSS
23 26 (18.57%) HTML

Amazon Aurora
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 20 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.00%) Confluence
3 5 (3.57%) JBoss
4 4 (2.86%) Anypoint
4 4 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.86%) Papyrus
4 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.14%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.43%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.71%) Jetty
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.71%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 121 (86.43%) AWS
2 96 (68.57%) Serverless
3 91 (65.00%) AWS Lambda
4 78 (55.71%) Amazon S3
5 58 (41.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 35 (25.00%) OpenShift
7 28 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (12.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (8.57%) Amazon EKS
10 12 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (8.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (5.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (5.71%) GitHub
12 7 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (4.29%) Amazon Cognito
13 6 (4.29%) AWS CloudTrail
13 6 (4.29%) AWS Step Functions
13 6 (4.29%) Route 53
13 6 (4.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) FTP
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) Skype
2 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (61.43%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (30.71%) MySQL
3 33 (23.57%) Amazon RDS
4 27 (19.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 15 (10.71%) Oracle Database
7 14 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 10 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (5.71%) Informix
9 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
10 7 (5.00%) Spatial Data
11 6 (4.29%) Big Data
11 6 (4.29%) GIS
12 5 (3.57%) MariaDB
12 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (3.57%) Redis
12 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.86%) OLTP
13 4 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (29.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.14%) JIRA
4 4 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.14%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.14%) Cypress.io
5 3 (2.14%) ERwin
5 3 (2.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (1.43%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (1.43%) Maven
6 2 (1.43%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.43%) Sourcetree
7 1 (0.71%) JMeter
7 1 (0.71%) JUnit
7 1 (0.71%) Log4j
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.71%) Selenium
7 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.71%) Terragrunt
General
1 31 (22.14%) Public Sector
2 18 (12.86%) Finance
3 5 (3.57%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (40.71%) Developer
2 22 (15.71%) Technical Leader
3 18 (12.86%) AWS Developer
4 14 (10.00%) DBA
4 14 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 13 (9.29%) Architect
6 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Python Developer
8 6 (4.29%) Administrator
8 6 (4.29%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Data Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.57%) Database Architect
9 5 (3.57%) Ruby Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Scala Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Data Modeller
10 4 (2.86%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Senior DBA
10 4 (2.86%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.43%) Spring
2 29 (20.71%) OAuth
2 29 (20.71%) Spring Boot
3 27 (19.29%) OAuth2
4 26 (18.57%) CSS
4 26 (18.57%) HTML
5 25 (17.86%) Spring Security
6 22 (15.71%) PostGIS
7 15 (10.71%) Node.js
8 14 (10.00%) .NET
8 14 (10.00%) REST
9 12 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (7.14%) XML
11 9 (6.43%) J2EE
11 9 (6.43%) XSLT
12 8 (5.71%) JSP
12 8 (5.71%) OpenLayers
12 8 (5.71%) React
12 8 (5.71%) Servlets
13 7 (5.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) User Experience
2 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.00%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.29%) Replication
5 2 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) CMDB
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (2.14%) Unix
3 1 (0.71%) AIX
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.86%) DevOps
3 42 (30.00%) Microservices
4 40 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 27 (19.29%) Software Engineering
6 25 (17.86%) Human-Centred Design
6 25 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 23 (16.43%) Coaching
8 22 (15.71%) ETL
9 20 (14.29%) Architecture Roadmap
9 20 (14.29%) Migration
10 19 (13.57%) Test Automation
10 19 (13.57%) Unit Testing
11 17 (12.14%) TDD
12 16 (11.43%) Analytics
12 16 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (11.43%) Product Roadmap
12 16 (11.43%) Scrum
13 15 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.71%) JavaScript
2 68 (48.57%) Python
3 55 (39.29%) Java
4 48 (34.29%) TypeScript
5 22 (15.71%) SQL
6 10 (7.14%) Ruby
7 9 (6.43%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.43%) Go
7 9 (6.43%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.00%) Scala
9 6 (4.29%) Java 8
10 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.71%) C#
11 1 (0.71%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) AWS Certification
4 6 (4.29%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (19.29%) Docker
2 8 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (18.57%) Grafana
2 13 (9.29%) Terraform
3 12 (8.57%) Kubernetes
4 7 (5.00%) Kibana
5 4 (2.86%) Ansible
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (2.86%) Foglight
6 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.43%) Istio
7 2 (1.43%) Puppet
8 1 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.71%) Graphite
8 1 (0.71%) logstash
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.71%) Packer
8 1 (0.71%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (21.43%) Oracle
2 6 (4.29%) IBM
2 6 (4.29%) MuleSoft
3 4 (2.86%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.86%) SAP
3 4 (2.86%) Sparx
4 3 (2.14%) Brightcove
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.43%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.43%) Databricks
5 2 (1.43%) Informatica
5 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.43%) Xerox
6 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.71%) Ariba
6 1 (0.71%) Cognos
6 1 (0.71%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.71%) Incapsula
6 1 (0.71%) Teradata