Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 602 673 710
Rank change year-on-year +71 +37 +179
Contract jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB 292 207 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 0.93% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 189 158
UK median daily rate £538 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% - +9.13%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £370
90th Percentile £622 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £466 £450
% change year-on-year -2.14% +3.61% +56.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £60.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 23,433 22,187 23,832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.74% 22.47% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,430 14,798 16,008
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 277 386
UK median hourly rate £29.75 £29.50 £29.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -1.47% +5.05%
10th Percentile £13.43 £12.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.01 £53.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% +5.26% -3.39%

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 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Top 14 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 19 September 2018. 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 +64 283 £550 +15.79% 118
London +75 183 £550 +10.00% 60
UK excluding London +6 107 £456 -2.14% 60
South East -9 49 £550 +20.55% 11
North of England +18 38 £450 -5.26% 29
North West -2 21 £481 +1.32% 12
Yorkshire +6 17 £450 -5.01% 14
Scotland - 7 £438 - 2
Midlands -8 6 £375 -16.67% 10
East Midlands +7 4 £400 -11.11% 6
South West -7 4 £336 -26.30% 4
Wales -21 2 £450 -5.32%
West Midlands -23 2 £350 -30.00% 4
East of England -21 1 £570 +34.12% 4

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 261 (89.38%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (53.08%) Serverless
3 153 (52.40%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (48.63%) AWS Lambda
5 140 (47.95%) Java
6 113 (38.70%) Node.js
7 110 (37.67%) Microservices
8 107 (36.64%) Docker
9 104 (35.62%) JavaScript
10 96 (32.88%) DevOps
11 91 (31.16%) TDD
12 84 (28.77%) Amazon EC2
13 83 (28.42%) NoSQL
14 80 (27.40%) Amazon S3
15 78 (26.71%) Python
16 76 (26.03%) Jenkins
17 68 (23.29%) Software Engineering
18 64 (21.92%) Git (software)
18 64 (21.92%) Web Services
19 57 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (17.81%) Test Automation
20 52 (17.81%) Scrum
20 52 (17.81%) Amazon SQS
20 52 (17.81%) AWS CloudFormation
21 51 (17.47%) BDD
21 51 (17.47%) Amazon RDS
22 48 (16.44%) Kubernetes
22 48 (16.44%) Java 8
23 46 (15.75%) Opscode Chef
23 46 (15.75%) REST

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 41 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (8.22%) Confluence
3 11 (3.77%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.71%) CMS
7 4 (1.37%) Apache
8 3 (1.03%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.03%) nginx
9 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.68%) PolarLake
1 2 (0.68%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 261 (89.38%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (53.08%) Serverless
3 142 (48.63%) AWS Lambda
4 84 (28.77%) Amazon EC2
5 80 (27.40%) Amazon S3
6 52 (17.81%) Amazon SQS
6 52 (17.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 45 (15.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 27 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 25 (8.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 24 (8.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (6.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 17 (5.82%) GitHub
12 17 (5.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (4.45%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (4.45%) CloudFront
14 12 (4.11%) Route 53
15 11 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
15 11 (3.77%) OpenShift
16 10 (3.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.11%) DNS
2 10 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.40%) HTTP
4 6 (2.05%) SMS
5 4 (1.37%) SSH
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.42%) NoSQL
2 51 (17.47%) Amazon RDS
3 43 (14.73%) MySQL
4 36 (12.33%) Redis
5 35 (11.99%) MongoDB
5 35 (11.99%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (10.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (6.16%) Amazon Aurora
8 17 (5.82%) SQL Server
9 15 (5.14%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (4.79%) Relational Database
11 12 (4.11%) Neo4j
12 10 (3.42%) Big Data
13 9 (3.08%) CouchDB
14 8 (2.74%) Couchbase
14 8 (2.74%) Hadoop
15 7 (2.40%) Apache Hive
16 6 (2.05%) Amazon Athena
16 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
17 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 76 (26.03%) Jenkins
2 64 (21.92%) Git (software)
3 43 (14.73%) JIRA
4 22 (7.53%) Maven
5 18 (6.16%) Bitbucket
6 17 (5.82%) Mercurial
7 16 (5.48%) Cucumber
8 15 (5.14%) webpack
9 13 (4.45%) CircleCI
9 13 (4.45%) Gradle
9 13 (4.45%) Selenium
10 12 (4.11%) JUnit
11 10 (3.42%) TeamCity
12 9 (3.08%) IntelliJ
13 8 (2.74%) Artifactory
14 7 (2.40%) Checkstyle
14 7 (2.40%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.40%) SonarQube
15 6 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (2.05%) Subversion
General
1 33 (11.30%) Banking
2 29 (9.93%) Finance
3 24 (8.22%) Retail
4 9 (3.08%) Legal
5 5 (1.71%) Marketing
6 3 (1.03%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Avionics
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (59.93%) Developer
2 51 (17.47%) Java Developer
3 46 (15.75%) AWS Developer
4 38 (13.01%) AWS Engineer
5 36 (12.33%) Senior Developer
6 29 (9.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (9.93%) Software Engineer
7 26 (8.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 24 (8.22%) Architect
8 24 (8.22%) Node.js Developer
9 23 (7.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 23 (7.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (7.53%) React Developer
11 21 (7.19%) JavaScript Engineer
11 21 (7.19%) Senior Software Developer
11 21 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (6.51%) Cloud Engineer
13 18 (6.16%) AWS Software Engineer
13 18 (6.16%) Backend Developer
14 17 (5.82%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (38.70%) Node.js
2 64 (21.92%) Web Services
3 46 (15.75%) REST
4 45 (15.41%) AngularJS
5 44 (15.07%) React
6 43 (14.73%) Spring
7 37 (12.67%) Redux
8 34 (11.64%) CSS
8 34 (11.64%) Spring Boot
9 33 (11.30%) HTML
10 28 (9.59%) GraphQL
10 28 (9.59%) RESTful
11 27 (9.25%) Kafka
12 26 (8.90%) HTML5
13 23 (7.88%) Sass
14 21 (7.19%) Symfony
15 19 (6.51%) CSS3
16 18 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (4.79%) JSON
18 13 (4.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.59%) Fintech
2 19 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.82%) Cloud Native
4 16 (5.48%) User Experience
5 10 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.05%) PKI
7 6 (2.05%) Robotics
7 6 (2.05%) Tandem
8 5 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.68%) Derivative
11 2 (0.68%) Equities
11 2 (0.68%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.01%) Linux
2 10 (3.42%) Windows
3 6 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (2.05%) Unix
3 6 (2.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.03%) Android
5 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.03%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (52.40%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (37.67%) Microservices
3 96 (32.88%) DevOps
4 91 (31.16%) TDD
5 68 (23.29%) Software Engineering
6 57 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (17.81%) Scrum
7 52 (17.81%) Test Automation
8 51 (17.47%) BDD
9 30 (10.27%) E-Commerce
9 30 (10.27%) Pair Programming
9 30 (10.27%) User Stories
10 27 (9.25%) Kanban
11 25 (8.56%) Functional Testing
12 24 (8.22%) Configuration Management
12 24 (8.22%) OO
13 23 (7.88%) Migration
14 22 (7.53%) Front End Development
15 20 (6.85%) Unit Testing
16 19 (6.51%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 140 (47.95%) Java
2 104 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 78 (26.71%) Python
4 48 (16.44%) Java 8
5 36 (12.33%) TypeScript
6 33 (11.30%) SQL
7 24 (8.22%) Go
8 23 (7.88%) PHP
9 18 (6.16%) Bash Shell
10 17 (5.82%) PHP 7
11 14 (4.79%) Ruby
12 13 (4.45%) ES6
13 12 (4.11%) Scala
14 11 (3.77%) PowerShell
14 11 (3.77%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.40%) C#
15 7 (2.40%) C++
16 6 (2.05%) C
16 6 (2.05%) Groovy
16 6 (2.05%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (1.71%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) ISEB
2 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.14%) QA
2 11 (3.77%) GCP
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 107 (36.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 48 (16.44%) Kubernetes
2 46 (15.75%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (13.70%) Ansible
4 30 (10.27%) Terraform
5 28 (9.59%) Puppet
6 12 (4.11%) linkerd
7 9 (3.08%) Grafana
7 9 (3.08%) Graphite
8 7 (2.40%) Packer
9 6 (2.05%) OpenView
9 6 (2.05%) Rancher
9 6 (2.05%) SCOM
9 6 (2.05%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (1.03%) Istio
11 2 (0.68%) Consul
11 2 (0.68%) Kibana
11 2 (0.68%) Nagios
11 2 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (7.19%) Google
2 12 (4.11%) Splunk
3 10 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.74%) Oracle
5 7 (2.40%) Adobe
6 6 (2.05%) HP
6 6 (2.05%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.71%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.71%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.68%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.68%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.68%) Capita
8 2 (0.68%) IBM
8 2 (0.68%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.68%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.34%) Apigee
9 1 (0.34%) Progress
9 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com