Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 570 635 698
Rank change year-on-year +65 +63 +68
Contract jobs citing Amazon DynamoDB 324 250 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 1.13% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 180 120
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £386 £413 £375
90th Percentile £621 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
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 22,361 22,113 21,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.44% 21.99% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,420 15,393 14,477
UK median daily rate £475 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +2.41%
10th Percentile £317 £310 £288
90th Percentile £645 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 254 312
UK median hourly rate £32.75 £30.63 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +8.68% -6.07%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.54 £10.05
90th Percentile £56.66 £56.41 £48.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -6.43% +32.08% -8.62%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +75 317 £541 +8.25% 139
London +34 182 £563 +12.50% 73
UK excluding London +45 138 £500 - 71
South East +37 69 £500 - 12
North of England +28 45 £463 -2.63% 28
Yorkshire +8 25 £481 -7.89% 12
North West 0 16 £500 +5.26% 12
Midlands -7 9 £394 -28.41% 16
West Midlands -32 6 £400 -27.27% 11
South West -46 5 £463 +23.33% 4
Scotland +3 4 £400 +6.67% 3
North East - 4 £250 - 4
East Midlands +6 3 £388 -13.89% 5
East of England -4 3 £610 +22.00% 6
Wales -8 3 £450 -5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 311 (95.99%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (56.17%) Serverless
3 181 (55.86%) AWS Lambda
4 164 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (42.59%) Java
6 135 (41.67%) DevOps
7 112 (34.57%) Microservices
8 110 (33.95%) Node.js
8 110 (33.95%) Amazon S3
9 108 (33.33%) Docker
10 107 (33.02%) Amazon EC2
11 101 (31.17%) Web Services
12 99 (30.56%) JavaScript
12 99 (30.56%) Amazon SQS
13 97 (29.94%) Amazon RDS
14 94 (29.01%) Jenkins
15 86 (26.54%) TDD
16 83 (25.62%) Git (software)
17 79 (24.38%) Software Engineering
18 78 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
19 77 (23.77%) Java 8
20 75 (23.15%) REST
21 73 (22.53%) Python
22 71 (21.91%) Spring
23 70 (21.60%) NoSQL
24 64 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
25 62 (19.14%) JIRA
26 60 (18.52%) BDD
26 60 (18.52%) React
26 60 (18.52%) Amazon Kinesis

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 58 (17.90%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (15.43%) Confluence
3 27 (8.33%) CMS
4 22 (6.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 15 (4.63%) Apache Spark
6 10 (3.09%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.85%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.23%) Apache
10 3 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.93%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.31%) nginx
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) GNU Octave
1 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.62%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 311 (95.99%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (56.17%) Serverless
3 181 (55.86%) AWS Lambda
4 110 (33.95%) Amazon S3
5 107 (33.02%) Amazon EC2
6 99 (30.56%) Amazon SQS
7 78 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 60 (18.52%) Amazon Kinesis
9 53 (16.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 41 (12.65%) Route 53
11 39 (12.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 36 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 31 (9.57%) CloudFront
14 30 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (9.26%) SaaS
15 24 (7.41%) AWS CloudTrail
15 24 (7.41%) PaaS
16 19 (5.86%) IaaS
17 18 (5.56%) GitHub
18 15 (4.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.35%) DNS
2 36 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 20 (6.17%) Firewall
3 20 (6.17%) VPN
4 14 (4.32%) HTTP
4 14 (4.32%) ICMP
5 5 (1.54%) SSH
6 2 (0.62%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (29.94%) Amazon RDS
2 70 (21.60%) NoSQL
3 56 (17.28%) MongoDB
4 48 (14.81%) MySQL
5 35 (10.80%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (10.19%) Redis
7 29 (8.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (6.79%) Big Data
9 17 (5.25%) SQL Server
10 16 (4.94%) Hadoop
11 11 (3.40%) Amazon Aurora
11 11 (3.40%) Relational Database
12 10 (3.09%) Amazon Athena
13 9 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (2.78%) HBase
14 8 (2.47%) Apache Hive
14 8 (2.47%) Couchbase
14 8 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.54%) Impala
16 4 (1.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 94 (29.01%) Jenkins
2 83 (25.62%) Git (software)
3 62 (19.14%) JIRA
4 35 (10.80%) Maven
5 28 (8.64%) Mercurial
6 22 (6.79%) IntelliJ
7 21 (6.48%) Gradle
8 20 (6.17%) GitLab
9 19 (5.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 17 (5.25%) Bitbucket
11 14 (4.32%) JUnit
11 14 (4.32%) SonarQube
12 11 (3.40%) TeamCity
13 10 (3.09%) Checkstyle
13 10 (3.09%) Cucumber
13 10 (3.09%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.47%) Grunt
14 8 (2.47%) Selenium
14 8 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 35 (10.80%) Retail
2 29 (8.95%) Banking
3 28 (8.64%) Finance
4 9 (2.78%) Legal
4 9 (2.78%) Marketing
5 5 (1.54%) Publishing
6 4 (1.23%) Back Office
6 4 (1.23%) Billing
7 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.93%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Front Office
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 180 (55.56%) Developer
2 67 (20.68%) Java Developer
3 50 (15.43%) AWS Engineer
4 46 (14.20%) AWS Developer
5 39 (12.04%) Architect
6 38 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 37 (11.42%) Software Engineer
8 35 (10.80%) Senior Developer
9 29 (8.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (7.10%) React Developer
11 22 (6.79%) AWS Architect
11 22 (6.79%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (6.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 22 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
12 21 (6.48%) AWS DevOps
13 19 (5.86%) JavaScript Engineer
14 18 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 18 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
14 18 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 17 (5.25%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (33.95%) Node.js
2 101 (31.17%) Web Services
3 75 (23.15%) REST
4 71 (21.91%) Spring
5 60 (18.52%) React
6 56 (17.28%) AngularJS
7 52 (16.05%) Spring Boot
8 37 (11.42%) CSS
9 35 (10.80%) HTML
10 33 (10.19%) HTML5
11 32 (9.88%) Redux
12 29 (8.95%) CSS3
13 28 (8.64%) Sass
14 25 (7.72%) Kafka
15 23 (7.10%) JSON
16 22 (6.79%) LESS
17 20 (6.17%) Symfony
18 18 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
19 17 (5.25%) GraphQL
19 17 (5.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.88%) User Experience
2 24 (7.41%) Cloud Native
2 24 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 19 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (4.94%) Fintech
5 10 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.78%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.16%) PKI
8 7 (2.16%) Robotics
8 7 (2.16%) Tandem
9 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.93%) Replication
11 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.74%) Linux
2 16 (4.94%) Windows
3 10 (3.09%) Unix
4 8 (2.47%) Android
5 7 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.62%) CentOS
9 2 (0.62%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (41.67%) DevOps
3 112 (34.57%) Microservices
4 86 (26.54%) TDD
5 79 (24.38%) Software Engineering
6 64 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (18.52%) BDD
8 54 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 53 (16.36%) Scrum
10 52 (16.05%) Test Automation
11 47 (14.51%) Unit Testing
12 44 (13.58%) User Stories
13 39 (12.04%) Migration
14 35 (10.80%) Configuration Management
14 35 (10.80%) Pair Programming
15 32 (9.88%) Kanban
16 30 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (8.95%) Coaching
17 29 (8.95%) Functional Testing
17 29 (8.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 138 (42.59%) Java
2 99 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 77 (23.77%) Java 8
4 73 (22.53%) Python
5 34 (10.49%) Bash Shell
6 33 (10.19%) SQL
7 22 (6.79%) PHP
8 21 (6.48%) TypeScript
9 19 (5.86%) Go
10 16 (4.94%) PHP 7
10 16 (4.94%) PowerShell
11 13 (4.01%) C#
12 12 (3.70%) Scala
13 11 (3.40%) ES6
14 9 (2.78%) Ruby
15 5 (1.54%) C
16 4 (1.23%) Perl
17 3 (0.93%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.25%) AWS Certification
2 14 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.23%) Degree
4 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.93%) ISEB
6 2 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.79%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 108 (33.33%) Docker
2 10 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (17.28%) Kubernetes
2 31 (9.57%) Ansible
3 30 (9.26%) Terraform
4 24 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (7.41%) Puppet
5 11 (3.40%) linkerd
6 9 (2.78%) Istio
7 8 (2.47%) Kibana
8 7 (2.16%) logstash
9 6 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (1.54%) Grafana
11 4 (1.23%) Consul
11 4 (1.23%) Graphite
11 4 (1.23%) Mesos
11 4 (1.23%) Nagios
12 3 (0.93%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.93%) rkt
13 2 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.62%) StatsD
14 1 (0.31%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 22 (6.79%) Adobe
2 20 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.09%) Google
4 9 (2.78%) Hortonworks
4 9 (2.78%) Oracle
5 8 (2.47%) Cloudera
6 6 (1.85%) Splunk
7 5 (1.54%) IBM
8 4 (1.23%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.93%) Micro Focus
9 3 (0.93%) New Relic
10 2 (0.62%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.62%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.62%) Mercator
10 2 (0.62%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.31%) hybris
11 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.31%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.31%) Percona
11 1 (0.31%) SAP