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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 662 593 511
Rank change year-on-year -69 -82 +239
Contract jobs citing Amazon Aurora 197 160 89
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 1.14% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 141 72
10th Percentile £440 £410 £413
25th Percentile £472 £425 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £573 £538 £642
90th Percentile £644 £568 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £459 £561
% change year-on-year +14.44% -18.26% +18.16%

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 17,301 14,017 9,209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.45% 21.31% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,319 9,596 6,427
10th Percentile £380 £330 £325
25th Percentile £450 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 210 125
10th Percentile £14.31 £12.66 £13.90
25th Percentile £21.25 £19.06 £18.50
Median hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +51.02% +4.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £62.88 £44.69 £43.25
90th Percentile £75.00 £58.23 £61.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.80 £23.76
% change year-on-year +41.13% +4.38% -20.80%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Work from Home -65 125 £525 +5.58% 11
UK excluding London -48 97 £525 +14.44% 19
England -59 89 £525 - 18
Scotland -14 77 £525 +15.38% 6
London -64 54 £525 -4.11% 11
South East -22 10 £500 -2.20% 5
South West - 5 £701 -
Yorkshire -31 2 £550 -
Midlands -36 2 £450 - 2
North of England -51 2 £550 +4.76%
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
East of England -25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 182 (92.39%) AWS
2 147 (74.62%) PostgreSQL
3 127 (64.47%) Serverless
4 123 (62.44%) AWS Lambda
5 122 (61.93%) Amazon S3
6 120 (60.91%) Agile
7 105 (53.30%) Python
8 100 (50.76%) DevOps
9 98 (49.75%) Microservices
9 98 (49.75%) CI/CD
10 93 (47.21%) Java
11 92 (46.70%) TypeScript
12 91 (46.19%) JavaScript
13 86 (43.65%) Infrastructure as Code
14 76 (38.58%) React
15 75 (38.07%) OpenShift
16 74 (37.56%) AWS CloudFormation
17 71 (36.04%) Docker
18 69 (35.03%) Legacy Systems
19 68 (34.52%) Jenkins
20 66 (33.50%) Mentoring
21 63 (31.98%) Public Sector
22 61 (30.96%) Spring
23 60 (30.46%) Test Automation
23 60 (30.46%) Accessibility
23 60 (30.46%) Grafana
24 59 (29.95%) Spring Boot
24 59 (29.95%) Human-Centred Design
25 58 (29.44%) Coaching
26 56 (28.43%) Unit Testing

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 21 (10.66%) GeoServer
2 11 (5.58%) Confluence
3 4 (2.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Pulsar
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) Mule
5 1 (0.51%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) Traefik
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Cloudability
2 1 (0.51%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 182 (92.39%) AWS
2 127 (64.47%) Serverless
3 123 (62.44%) AWS Lambda
4 122 (61.93%) Amazon S3
5 75 (38.07%) OpenShift
6 74 (37.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (11.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 21 (10.66%) Amazon SQS
9 20 (10.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 20 (10.15%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (7.61%) AWS CodePipeline
10 15 (7.61%) CloudFront
11 12 (6.09%) Amazon ECS
11 12 (6.09%) Amazon EKS
12 11 (5.58%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (5.58%) AWS CodeBuild
13 10 (5.08%) AWS Fargate
14 9 (4.57%) Azure
14 9 (4.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (3.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) VPN
2 4 (2.03%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) DWDM
3 1 (0.51%) GPON
3 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) MPLS
3 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.51%) SONET
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (74.62%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (24.37%) MongoDB
3 45 (22.84%) Amazon RDS
4 44 (22.34%) DynamoDB
5 34 (17.26%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (15.74%) NoSQL
7 27 (13.71%) MySQL
8 20 (10.15%) Redis
8 20 (10.15%) Spatial Data
9 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
10 14 (7.11%) Informix
11 11 (5.58%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (5.08%) DocumentDB
13 9 (4.57%) Oracle Database
13 9 (4.57%) SQL Server
14 8 (4.06%) Amazon Athena
14 8 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (3.55%) Big Data
16 6 (3.05%) GIS
17 5 (2.54%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 68 (34.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.63%) JIRA
4 9 (4.57%) Cypress.io
5 7 (3.55%) CircleCI
6 5 (2.54%) GitLab
7 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.02%) Selenium
8 2 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.51%) Babel
9 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.51%) gulp
9 1 (0.51%) Jaeger
9 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.51%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.51%) Newman
9 1 (0.51%) Protractor
9 1 (0.51%) webpack
General
1 63 (31.98%) Public Sector
2 29 (14.72%) Finance
3 26 (13.20%) Influencing Skills
4 6 (3.05%) Social Skills
5 5 (2.54%) Law
5 5 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.02%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (43.15%) Developer
2 20 (10.15%) Architect
3 19 (9.64%) Java Developer
4 17 (8.63%) Python Developer
4 17 (8.63%) Technical Leader
5 14 (7.11%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) AWS Developer
6 13 (6.60%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (4.57%) Domain Architect
8 9 (4.57%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Agile Developer
9 8 (4.06%) AWS Consultant
9 8 (4.06%) Consultant
9 8 (4.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.06%) Django Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.06%) Python/Django Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.05%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (38.58%) React
2 61 (30.96%) Spring
3 59 (29.95%) Spring Boot
4 47 (23.86%) OAuth
5 45 (22.84%) OAuth2
6 44 (22.34%) Spring Security
7 37 (18.78%) REST
8 30 (15.23%) CSS
8 30 (15.23%) HTML
9 29 (14.72%) PostGIS
10 22 (11.17%) Node.js
11 21 (10.66%) Flask
12 19 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (9.14%) OpenLayers
14 15 (7.61%) Kafka
15 12 (6.09%) .NET
15 12 (6.09%) GraphQL
16 9 (4.57%) Django
17 8 (4.06%) JSON
18 7 (3.55%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 69 (35.03%) Legacy Systems
2 52 (26.40%) User Experience
3 9 (4.57%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.55%) Cloud Native
4 7 (3.55%) Legacy Code
5 5 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) CMDB
6 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.02%) NHS
6 2 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.51%) Derivative
7 1 (0.51%) Educational Technology
7 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.06%) Linux
2 4 (2.03%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.02%) Alpine Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (1.02%) CentOS
4 2 (1.02%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) AIX
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (60.91%) Agile
2 100 (50.76%) DevOps
3 98 (49.75%) CI/CD
3 98 (49.75%) Microservices
4 86 (43.65%) Infrastructure as Code
5 66 (33.50%) Mentoring
6 60 (30.46%) Test Automation
7 59 (29.95%) Human-Centred Design
8 58 (29.44%) Coaching
9 56 (28.43%) Unit Testing
10 51 (25.89%) Architecture Roadmap
11 44 (22.34%) ETL
12 42 (21.32%) Analytics
13 41 (20.81%) TDD
14 39 (19.80%) Product Roadmap
14 39 (19.80%) Software Engineering
15 36 (18.27%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (17.26%) Service Design
17 32 (16.24%) Product Management
18 29 (14.72%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 105 (53.30%) Python
2 93 (47.21%) Java
3 92 (46.70%) TypeScript
4 91 (46.19%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.15%) SQL
6 17 (8.63%) Go
7 13 (6.60%) Ruby
8 12 (6.09%) C#
9 9 (4.57%) Bash
10 8 (4.06%) Scala
11 6 (3.05%) Groovy
12 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.02%) Julia
14 2 (1.02%) Rust
15 1 (0.51%) Gremlin
15 1 (0.51%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.51%) PHP
15 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.54%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.02%) CCA
6 1 (0.51%) Degree
6 1 (0.51%) ISEB
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (30.46%) Accessibility
2 5 (2.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.02%) GDPR
3 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 71 (36.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 60 (30.46%) Grafana
2 51 (25.89%) Kubernetes
3 21 (10.66%) Terraform
4 17 (8.63%) Ansible
5 10 (5.08%) Kibana
5 10 (5.08%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.03%) Puppet
6 4 (2.03%) systemd
7 2 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.02%) Fluentd
7 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.51%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.51%) Graphite
8 1 (0.51%) Graylog
8 1 (0.51%) Istio
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.51%) Packer
8 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.51%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 15 (7.61%) Oracle
2 8 (4.06%) Cadence
3 5 (2.54%) Snow
3 5 (2.54%) VMware
4 4 (2.03%) Databricks
4 4 (2.03%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.52%) Informatica
5 3 (1.52%) Splunk
6 2 (1.02%) CA
6 2 (1.02%) Google
6 2 (1.02%) Sonatype
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) Commvault
7 1 (0.51%) IBM
7 1 (0.51%) Instagram
7 1 (0.51%) New Relic
7 1 (0.51%) NN4M
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.51%) Sage
7 1 (0.51%) SAP