Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 376 460 657
Rank change year-on-year +84 +197 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB 174 429 249
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.34% 2.15% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 333 184
Median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +13.16%
10th Percentile £400 £406 £375
90th Percentile £713 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £75.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% -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 7,428 19,940 23,388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.63% 21.98% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,811 13,643 16,336
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £417
% change year-on-year +4.05% +3.72% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 264 242
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £14.74 £14.26 £13.52
90th Percentile £53.83 £60.00 £53.43
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -6.12%

Amazon DynamoDB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon DynamoDB in the UK

Amazon DynamoDB
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 DynamoDB within the UK over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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 +76 136 £550 - 55
London +31 82 £588 +6.82% 25
UK excluding London +181 75 £500 +5.26% 31
Work from Home -2 35 £513 +13.89% 12
Wales +55 24 £488 +8.33%
North of England +103 20 £538 +16.22% 17
South East +153 15 £488 -2.50% 7
North West +72 13 £575 +24.32% 9
Midlands +87 8 £584 +27.95% 1
West Midlands +75 8 £584 +39.40%
Yorkshire +73 7 £475 +2.70% 8
East of England +82 6 £525 +45.83% 1
South West +93 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 162 (93.10%) AWS
2 105 (60.34%) Python
3 95 (54.60%) AWS Lambda
4 92 (52.87%) Serverless
4 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (48.28%) Amazon S3
6 57 (32.76%) DevOps
7 51 (29.31%) Java
8 47 (27.01%) Docker
9 46 (26.44%) Web Services
9 46 (26.44%) Finance
10 44 (25.29%) Amazon EC2
10 44 (25.29%) Software Engineering
11 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
12 42 (24.14%) Terraform
13 40 (22.99%) SQL
14 37 (21.26%) Microservices
15 33 (18.97%) Amazon Kinesis
15 33 (18.97%) Git (software)
16 31 (17.82%) Scrum
17 29 (16.67%) Banking
17 29 (16.67%) React
18 28 (16.09%) Amazon RDS
19 27 (15.52%) AngularJS
20 26 (14.94%) TDD
20 26 (14.94%) NoSQL
20 26 (14.94%) Amazon SQS
21 25 (14.37%) Data Modelling
22 24 (13.79%) Front Office
23 23 (13.22%) Node.js

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 17 (9.77%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.90%) Confluence
3 7 (4.02%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.45%) Apache
4 6 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (3.45%) Mule
4 6 (3.45%) SAS
5 4 (2.30%) nginx
6 2 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.15%) CMS
6 2 (1.15%) Headless CMS
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 162 (93.10%) AWS
2 95 (54.60%) AWS Lambda
3 92 (52.87%) Serverless
4 84 (48.28%) Amazon S3
5 44 (25.29%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (18.97%) Amazon Kinesis
7 26 (14.94%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (10.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (10.34%) Amazon Cognito
10 16 (9.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (6.90%) AWS Step Functions
12 10 (5.75%) Amazon SageMaker
12 10 (5.75%) CloudFront
13 9 (5.17%) Amazon ECS
13 9 (5.17%) Amazon EKS
13 9 (5.17%) Azure
13 9 (5.17%) GitHub
13 9 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (4.60%) GCP
14 8 (4.60%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) SSL
2 3 (1.72%) DNS
2 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.15%) HTTP
3 2 (1.15%) MQTT
3 2 (1.15%) SMS
4 1 (0.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.09%) Amazon RDS
2 26 (14.94%) NoSQL
3 23 (13.22%) MongoDB
4 22 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (11.49%) MySQL
6 19 (10.92%) Amazon Redshift
7 18 (10.34%) Amazon Athena
8 17 (9.77%) Data Lake
9 16 (9.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
11 13 (7.47%) Amazon Aurora
11 13 (7.47%) SQL Server
12 12 (6.90%) Redis
13 11 (6.32%) Big Data
13 11 (6.32%) Hadoop
14 6 (3.45%) Cosmos DB
15 5 (2.87%) Apache Hive
15 5 (2.87%) RDBMS
16 4 (2.30%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.77%) JIRA
4 15 (8.62%) JUnit
5 10 (5.75%) Maven
6 7 (4.02%) Mockito
6 7 (4.02%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.87%) CircleCI
8 5 (2.87%) GitLab
8 5 (2.87%) Selenium
9 4 (2.30%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.72%) kappa
10 3 (1.72%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.15%) ERwin
11 2 (1.15%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.15%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.15%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
General
1 46 (26.44%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Banking
3 24 (13.79%) Front Office
4 20 (11.49%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.60%) Marketing
6 7 (4.02%) Advertising
7 6 (3.45%) Games
7 6 (3.45%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.72%) Retail
9 2 (1.15%) Electronics
9 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (18.39%) Software Engineer
3 29 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 22 (12.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 21 (12.07%) AWS DevOps
6 19 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.34%) AWS Developer
8 16 (9.20%) Python Engineer
9 14 (8.05%) Architect
9 14 (8.05%) Python Developer
10 13 (7.47%) Data Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Java Developer
12 11 (6.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
14 8 (4.60%) Data Architect
14 8 (4.60%) Python Software Engineer
15 7 (4.02%) DevOps Developer
16 6 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
16 6 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
16 6 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (26.44%) Web Services
2 29 (16.67%) React
3 27 (15.52%) AngularJS
4 23 (13.22%) Node.js
5 22 (12.64%) REST
5 22 (12.64%) RESTful
6 21 (12.07%) Kafka
6 21 (12.07%) Vue.js
7 19 (10.92%) JSON
8 16 (9.20%) Lambda Expressions
9 15 (8.62%) Spring Boot
10 14 (8.05%) Spring
11 11 (6.32%) .NET
11 11 (6.32%) GraphQL
12 10 (5.75%) Redux
13 8 (4.60%) .NET Core
14 6 (3.45%) Enzyme
14 6 (3.45%) Jest
14 6 (3.45%) Swagger
14 6 (3.45%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.64%) Fixed Income
1 22 (12.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (12.07%) Derivative
2 21 (12.07%) Equities
2 21 (12.07%) Hedge funds
3 10 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.30%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (2.30%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.15%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.62%) Linux
2 4 (2.30%) Windows
3 2 (1.15%) Android
3 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.76%) DevOps
3 44 (25.29%) Software Engineering
4 37 (21.26%) Microservices
5 31 (17.82%) Scrum
6 26 (14.94%) TDD
7 25 (14.37%) Data Modelling
8 23 (13.22%) Investment Management
9 22 (12.64%) Asset Management
10 19 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (10.92%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.77%) ETL
11 17 (9.77%) Pair Programming
12 16 (9.20%) Analytics
12 16 (9.20%) Logical Data Model
12 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
13 15 (8.62%) BDD
13 15 (8.62%) Kanban
14 12 (6.90%) Coaching
15 11 (6.32%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 105 (60.34%) Python
2 51 (29.31%) Java
3 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 40 (22.99%) SQL
5 21 (12.07%) Kotlin
6 20 (11.49%) Go
6 20 (11.49%) Java 8
7 9 (5.17%) C#
8 6 (3.45%) ES6
9 5 (2.87%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.30%) Scala
11 3 (1.72%) C
11 3 (1.72%) Ruby
11 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) ES7
13 1 (0.57%) ES8
13 1 (0.57%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.32%) AWS Certification
2 11 (6.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.15%) CCNA
3 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.15%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.15%) Degree
4 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.32%) QA
2 9 (5.17%) GDPR
3 5 (2.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (27.01%) Docker
2 3 (1.72%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.15%) BusyBox
3 2 (1.15%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.57%) Varnish
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (24.14%) Terraform
2 22 (12.64%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.17%) Ansible
4 4 (2.30%) Grafana
4 4 (2.30%) linkerd
4 4 (2.30%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.72%) Mesos
5 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.72%) Packer
5 3 (1.72%) Puppet
6 2 (1.15%) Kibana
6 2 (1.15%) Marathon
6 2 (1.15%) Nessus
7 1 (0.57%) Graphite
7 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (9.77%) Oracle
2 12 (6.90%) Informatica
3 9 (5.17%) IBM
4 7 (4.02%) Splunk
5 6 (3.45%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.87%) Blue Coat
6 5 (2.87%) F5
6 5 (2.87%) Tableau
7 4 (2.30%) Talend
8 3 (1.72%) SAP
9 2 (1.15%) Adobe
9 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.15%) Cisco
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.57%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.57%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.57%) Google
10 1 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat