Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon DynamoDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon DynamoDB over the 6 months to 17 August 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 DynamoDB
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 448 655 659
Rank change year-on-year +207 +4 +57
Contract jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB 432 253 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 1.08% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 186 192
UK median daily rate £539 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.23% +13.16% -
10th Percentile £410 £394 £377
90th Percentile £675 £625 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £470
% change year-on-year +2.70% -1.60% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £52.00 £75.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.67% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon DynamoDB 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 19,981 23,495 21,640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.93% 22.80% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,674 16,406 14,418
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 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 238 251
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -7.26% +8.77%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.25 £11.30
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.98 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year +21.74% -9.45% +6.68%

Amazon DynamoDB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 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 +172 406 £550 +2.33% 157
London +163 291 £550 - 97
UK excluding London +72 135 £475 +2.70% 66
South East +23 44 £500 -8.05% 13
North of England +39 43 £488 +8.33% 27
North West +22 29 £500 +5.26% 15
Midlands +40 15 £463 +23.33% 4
East Midlands +33 12 £531 +32.81%
Yorkshire +13 12 £463 +2.78% 7
Scotland +38 11 £425 -2.86% 1
Wales - 11 £450 - 5
East of England +27 8 £360 -36.84% 13
West Midlands +22 4 £463 +32.14% 4
South West -20 3 - - 3
North East - 2 £438 - 6

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB 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 DynamoDB.

1 400 (92.59%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (52.55%) Serverless
3 210 (48.61%) AWS Lambda
4 191 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
5 161 (37.27%) Java
6 160 (37.04%) Python
7 155 (35.88%) DevOps
8 149 (34.49%) Amazon S3
9 120 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
10 117 (27.08%) Docker
11 114 (26.39%) NoSQL
12 110 (25.46%) Microservices
12 110 (25.46%) Amazon Kinesis
13 105 (24.31%) JavaScript
14 104 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
15 100 (23.15%) Jenkins
15 100 (23.15%) TDD
16 98 (22.69%) SQL
16 98 (22.69%) Amazon EC2
17 96 (22.22%) Node.js
18 94 (21.76%) Finance
18 94 (21.76%) Terraform
19 92 (21.30%) Kubernetes
20 85 (19.68%) Linux
21 84 (19.44%) Kafka
22 78 (18.06%) Web Services
23 77 (17.82%) Git (software)
24 67 (15.51%) PostgreSQL
25 65 (15.05%) MySQL
26 64 (14.81%) Amazon SQS

Amazon DynamoDB
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 56 (12.96%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (7.18%) Apache Spark
3 15 (3.47%) Confluence
4 11 (2.55%) Apache
4 11 (2.55%) Apache Airflow
4 11 (2.55%) nginx
5 10 (2.31%) Luigi
6 7 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.16%) IIS
8 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.46%) CMS
8 2 (0.46%) Drupal
8 2 (0.46%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.23%) Tornado
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.69%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 400 (92.59%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (52.55%) Serverless
3 210 (48.61%) AWS Lambda
4 149 (34.49%) Amazon S3
5 110 (25.46%) Amazon Kinesis
6 104 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 98 (22.69%) Amazon EC2
8 64 (14.81%) Amazon SQS
9 63 (14.58%) Amazon ECS
10 59 (13.66%) Amazon EMR
11 53 (12.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 42 (9.72%) Google Cloud Platform
13 37 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 36 (8.33%) CloudFront
15 33 (7.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 27 (6.25%) GitHub
17 26 (6.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 24 (5.56%) Route 53
19 22 (5.09%) Amazon ELB
20 20 (4.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.94%) HTTP
2 13 (3.01%) Firewall
3 12 (2.78%) VPN
4 10 (2.31%) MQTT
5 9 (2.08%) DNS
6 8 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.39%) Network Security
7 6 (1.39%) WAN
8 5 (1.16%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.93%) Internet
10 3 (0.69%) Skype
10 3 (0.69%) SSH
11 2 (0.46%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.23%) LAN
12 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
2 114 (26.39%) NoSQL
3 67 (15.51%) PostgreSQL
4 65 (15.05%) MySQL
5 49 (11.34%) Big Data
6 48 (11.11%) Redis
7 42 (9.72%) Amazon Aurora
7 42 (9.72%) Hadoop
8 41 (9.49%) Amazon Athena
8 41 (9.49%) Amazon Redshift
9 34 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (7.64%) MongoDB
11 26 (6.02%) Relational Database
12 23 (5.32%) SQL Server
13 15 (3.47%) RDBMS
14 14 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (3.01%) Apache Hive
16 12 (2.78%) Neo4j
17 10 (2.31%) Azkaban
18 8 (1.85%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 100 (23.15%) Jenkins
2 77 (17.82%) Git (software)
3 44 (10.19%) JIRA
4 16 (3.70%) CircleCI
4 16 (3.70%) Selenium
5 14 (3.24%) Cucumber
6 13 (3.01%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.78%) JUnit
7 12 (2.78%) webpack
8 10 (2.31%) Maven
9 9 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.08%) GitLab
9 9 (2.08%) Gradle
10 8 (1.85%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.85%) JMeter
10 8 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.62%) IntelliJ
11 7 (1.62%) Mocha
11 7 (1.62%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 94 (21.76%) Finance
2 53 (12.27%) Banking
3 19 (4.40%) Retail
4 10 (2.31%) Front Office
5 8 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.93%) Marketing
8 4 (0.93%) Publishing
9 3 (0.69%) Law
9 3 (0.69%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.46%) Back Office
10 2 (0.46%) Billing
10 2 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 203 (46.99%) Developer
2 62 (14.35%) AWS Engineer
3 59 (13.66%) Java Developer
4 58 (13.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 51 (11.81%) AWS Developer
6 42 (9.72%) Data Engineer
7 38 (8.80%) Architect
8 37 (8.56%) Senior Developer
9 27 (6.25%) AWS Architect
9 27 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
10 23 (5.32%) .NET Developer
10 23 (5.32%) Node.js Developer
11 22 (5.09%) Python Developer
12 21 (4.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 21 (4.86%) Software Engineer
13 19 (4.40%) Ruby Developer
14 16 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (3.70%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.47%) Java Developer - Fintech
16 14 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (22.22%) Node.js
2 84 (19.44%) Kafka
3 78 (18.06%) Web Services
4 60 (13.89%) .NET
5 54 (12.50%) Spring Boot
6 49 (11.34%) CSS
7 45 (10.42%) HTML
8 44 (10.19%) JSON
9 41 (9.49%) React
10 40 (9.26%) RESTful
11 37 (8.56%) Spring
12 31 (7.18%) .NET Core
13 28 (6.48%) AngularJS
14 21 (4.86%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (4.86%) REST
15 20 (4.63%) Sass
16 19 (4.40%) Swagger
17 16 (3.70%) Redux
18 13 (3.01%) Finagle
18 13 (3.01%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.47%) Data Structures
4 14 (3.24%) Cloud Native
4 14 (3.24%) User Experience
5 13 (3.01%) Public Cloud
6 12 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.62%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (1.39%) Music Streaming
11 5 (1.16%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.16%) Equities
12 4 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.68%) Linux
2 23 (5.32%) Windows
3 16 (3.70%) Android
4 15 (3.47%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.62%) Unix
6 6 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.93%) CentOS
7 4 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (35.88%) DevOps
3 110 (25.46%) Microservices
4 100 (23.15%) TDD
5 61 (14.12%) Software Engineering
6 59 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 43 (9.95%) Scrum
9 39 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (8.10%) Data Modelling
11 34 (7.87%) Infrastructure as Code
12 33 (7.64%) Open Source
13 32 (7.41%) BDD
14 31 (7.18%) Fintech
15 27 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
15 27 (6.25%) Mentoring
16 26 (6.02%) Analytics
16 26 (6.02%) Front End Development
16 26 (6.02%) SDLC
17 24 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (37.27%) Java
2 160 (37.04%) Python
3 105 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 98 (22.69%) SQL
5 55 (12.73%) Ruby
6 54 (12.50%) Java 8
7 53 (12.27%) C#
8 51 (11.81%) Bash Shell
9 38 (8.80%) Scala
10 28 (6.48%) PowerShell
11 24 (5.56%) Go
12 23 (5.32%) TypeScript
13 14 (3.24%) PHP
14 12 (2.78%) ES6
14 12 (2.78%) Kotlin
15 11 (2.55%) Shell Script
16 10 (2.31%) Perl
17 9 (2.08%) Groovy
18 7 (1.62%) C++
19 6 (1.39%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 33 (7.64%) AWS Certification
2 31 (7.18%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.09%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.24%) Degree
5 9 (2.08%) RHCE
6 5 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.69%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.23%) NCSC
System Software
1 117 (27.08%) Docker
2 9 (2.08%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.93%) HDFS
3 4 (0.93%) Varnish
4 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 94 (21.76%) Terraform
2 92 (21.30%) Kubernetes
3 50 (11.57%) Ansible
4 39 (9.03%) Puppet
5 22 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.47%) linkerd
7 11 (2.55%) Kibana
8 10 (2.31%) Grafana
8 10 (2.31%) logstash
9 8 (1.85%) Marathon
9 8 (1.85%) Mesos
9 8 (1.85%) Packer
10 6 (1.39%) Graphite
10 6 (1.39%) Nagios
11 4 (0.93%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.69%) Istio
13 2 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.46%) Sysdig
14 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (4.63%) Google
1 20 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.47%) Splunk
3 14 (3.24%) MuleSoft
4 7 (1.62%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.16%) hybris
6 5 (1.16%) IBM
6 5 (1.16%) Oracle
6 5 (1.16%) Tableau
7 4 (0.93%) Adobe
7 4 (0.93%) Informatica
7 4 (0.93%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.69%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.69%) New Relic
8 3 (0.69%) Percona
9 2 (0.46%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.46%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.46%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.46%) Palo Alto