Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 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 Aurora
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 642 785 879
Rank change year-on-year +143 +94 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon Aurora 165 115 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.11% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 0.49% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 76 6
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.32% -
10th Percentile £361 £450 £413
90th Percentile £813 £688 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £75.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 - -

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 17,745 23,366 22,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.33% 22.45% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,981 16,263 15,581
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% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 245 288
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +7.27% +11.54%
10th Percentile £13.99 £13.81 £14.00
90th Percentile £71.85 £57.50 £57.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.43% - +25.00%

Amazon Aurora
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Aurora over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Aurora.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Aurora over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Amazon Aurora in the UK

Amazon Aurora
Top 13 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 21 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 +116 129 £650 +18.18% 21
London +143 97 £688 +13.64% 12
UK excluding London +64 64 £475 -13.64% 11
Scotland +50 25 £500 -
East of England +30 14 £360 -37.39% 2
Midlands +38 10 £494 -4.82% 1
East Midlands +16 10 £494 -4.82%
Wales +33 7 £350 -39.13%
South West +1 5 £663 +70.97% 1
North of England +26 2 £500 +17.65% 3
Yorkshire +28 1 £500 -4.76%
South East +26 1 £475 -11.63% 2
North West +16 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 145 (87.88%) AWS
2 92 (55.76%) Java
3 86 (52.12%) PostgreSQL
4 82 (49.70%) Microservices
5 81 (49.09%) SQL
5 81 (49.09%) Python
6 75 (45.45%) MySQL
7 73 (44.24%) Web Services
8 71 (43.03%) Software Engineering
9 65 (39.39%) Finance
10 63 (38.18%) Asset Management
11 62 (37.58%) Analytics
12 56 (33.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 56 (33.94%) Jenkins
13 55 (33.33%) Amazon Athena
14 54 (32.73%) Oracle
15 53 (32.12%) NoSQL
15 53 (32.12%) Relational Database
16 51 (30.91%) Amazon Redshift
17 50 (30.30%) Git (software)
17 50 (30.30%) J2EE
18 49 (29.70%) Front Office
19 48 (29.09%) Fixed Income
20 47 (28.48%) Amazon S3
20 47 (28.48%) DevOps
20 47 (28.48%) Amazon RDS
21 46 (27.88%) AWS Step Functions
22 44 (26.67%) Banking
22 44 (26.67%) RDBMS
23 42 (25.45%) Hedge funds

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 35 (21.21%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.45%) nginx
3 7 (4.24%) Apache
4 4 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.42%) Confluence
5 3 (1.82%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.61%) Liferay
7 1 (0.61%) Luigi
7 1 (0.61%) Moodle
7 1 (0.61%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 40 (24.24%) FINCAD Analytics
2 12 (7.27%) PolarLake
3 10 (6.06%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 145 (87.88%) AWS
2 47 (28.48%) Amazon S3
3 46 (27.88%) AWS Step Functions
4 37 (22.42%) Azure
4 37 (22.42%) Serverless
5 36 (21.82%) AWS Lambda
6 33 (20.00%) GCP
7 24 (14.55%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (12.12%) Amazon EMR
9 14 (8.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (8.48%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (7.27%) Amazon Kinesis
11 9 (5.45%) Power Platform
12 6 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
13 5 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (2.42%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (2.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (2.42%) Datadog
14 4 (2.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) Kerberos
1 4 (2.42%) SSH
2 1 (0.61%) Network Security
2 1 (0.61%) Skype
2 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (52.12%) PostgreSQL
2 75 (45.45%) MySQL
3 56 (33.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 55 (33.33%) Amazon Athena
5 53 (32.12%) NoSQL
5 53 (32.12%) Relational Database
6 51 (30.91%) Amazon Redshift
7 47 (28.48%) Amazon RDS
8 44 (26.67%) RDBMS
9 33 (20.00%) MariaDB
10 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
11 25 (15.15%) MongoDB
12 20 (12.12%) Redis
13 17 (10.30%) Hadoop
13 17 (10.30%) HBase
14 16 (9.70%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (9.70%) Apache Hive
14 16 (9.70%) Couchbase
14 16 (9.70%) DB2
14 16 (9.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 56 (33.94%) Jenkins
2 50 (30.30%) Git (software)
3 20 (12.12%) Maven
4 13 (7.88%) SonarQube
4 13 (7.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (6.67%) Gradle
6 5 (3.03%) Artifactory
6 5 (3.03%) JIRA
6 5 (3.03%) JUnit
6 5 (3.03%) Mockito
7 4 (2.42%) CircleCI
7 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.42%) gulp
7 4 (2.42%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.42%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.42%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.82%) webpack
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.61%) Flyway
9 1 (0.61%) GitLab
General
1 65 (39.39%) Finance
2 49 (29.70%) Front Office
3 44 (26.67%) Banking
4 10 (6.06%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.42%) Retail
7 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.21%) Billing
8 2 (1.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (50.91%) Developer
2 44 (26.67%) AWS Developer
3 41 (24.85%) Software Engineer
4 39 (23.64%) Java Developer
5 37 (22.42%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (16.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 27 (16.36%) Java Engineer
8 26 (15.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (15.15%) AWS Software Engineer
10 24 (14.55%) Java Software Engineer
11 23 (13.94%) Java Software Developer
12 21 (12.73%) NoSQL Developer
13 18 (10.91%) Senior Developer
14 15 (9.09%) Data Engineer
15 12 (7.27%) Lead DevOps
15 12 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
16 11 (6.67%) Lead Developer
16 11 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 11 (6.67%) NoSQL Engineer
17 10 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (44.24%) Web Services
2 50 (30.30%) J2EE
3 23 (13.94%) Dropwizard
3 23 (13.94%) gRPC
4 22 (13.33%) J2SE
5 17 (10.30%) .NET
6 16 (9.70%) React
7 15 (9.09%) Kafka
7 15 (9.09%) Node.js
7 15 (9.09%) RESTful
8 14 (8.48%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.88%) LDAP
10 9 (5.45%) Apache NiFi
10 9 (5.45%) Backbone.js
10 9 (5.45%) Esper
10 9 (5.45%) NumPy
10 9 (5.45%) Pyramid
10 9 (5.45%) SciPy
11 7 (4.24%) Spring
12 6 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.09%) Fixed Income
2 42 (25.45%) Hedge funds
3 41 (24.85%) Derivative
4 36 (21.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (18.79%) Equity Derivative
6 23 (13.94%) Pricing Data
7 22 (13.33%) Data Structures
8 20 (12.12%) Equities
9 16 (9.70%) Market Risk
9 16 (9.70%) Public Cloud
10 12 (7.27%) Algorithms
11 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (3.64%) Blog
13 5 (3.03%) Reference Data
14 4 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (1.82%) Cloud Native
15 3 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
15 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
16 2 (1.21%) Life Science
17 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.21%) Linux
2 14 (8.48%) CentOS
3 12 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.03%) Android
5 2 (1.21%) Windows
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Debian
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (49.70%) Microservices
2 71 (43.03%) Software Engineering
3 63 (38.18%) Asset Management
4 62 (37.58%) Analytics
5 47 (28.48%) DevOps
6 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (18.79%) Risk Analytics
8 28 (16.97%) Data Management
9 27 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (16.36%) Enterprise Data Management
10 26 (15.76%) ETL
11 23 (13.94%) Migration
12 22 (13.33%) Data Analysis
13 20 (12.12%) Scrum
14 19 (11.52%) Data Modelling
15 16 (9.70%) Investment Management
15 16 (9.70%) Technical Leadership
16 15 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
16 15 (9.09%) Open Source
17 14 (8.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (55.76%) Java
2 81 (49.09%) Python
2 81 (49.09%) SQL
3 32 (19.39%) C#
4 30 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 22 (13.33%) C++
6 20 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.30%) R
8 16 (9.70%) Kotlin
9 13 (7.88%) Groovy
9 13 (7.88%) Scala
10 10 (6.06%) PHP
11 8 (4.85%) C
11 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.82%) Go
13 3 (1.82%) Java 8
13 3 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.61%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 15 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.48%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.67%) Degree
4 6 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.42%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) NCSC
1 13 (7.88%) NIST
2 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Docker
2 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (16.36%) Ansible
2 22 (13.33%) Terraform
3 17 (10.30%) Puppet
4 16 (9.70%) Kubernetes
5 14 (8.48%) Packer
6 5 (3.03%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.61%) Consul
8 1 (0.61%) Istio
Vendors
1 54 (32.73%) Oracle
2 38 (23.03%) Sybase
3 21 (12.73%) Bloomberg
4 17 (10.30%) Google
5 13 (7.88%) Splunk
6 10 (6.06%) Talend
7 8 (4.85%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.42%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.42%) hybris
8 4 (2.42%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.42%) Percona
9 2 (1.21%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.21%) IBM
9 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft