Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Redshift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 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 Redshift
UK
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 428 356 430
Rank change year-on-year -72 +74 +141
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 242 310 494
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 2.93% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 257 275
10th Percentile £400 £413 £413
25th Percentile £463 £475 £465
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £625 £669 £625
90th Percentile £663 £713 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -3.50% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
10th Percentile £16.35 " £14.43
25th Percentile £24.00 " £20.69
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25
75th Percentile £45.20 " £41.69
90th Percentile £48.08 " £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Amazon Redshift 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 11,915 10,589 20,578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.97% 21.21% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,129 7,289 14,312
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
25th Percentile £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £480 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
75th Percentile £598 £588 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £432
% change year-on-year -2.49% +4.23% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 158 236
10th Percentile £11.49 £13.67 £13.13
25th Percentile £19.00 £18.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £24.40 £28.50
Median % change year-on-year +6.56% -14.39% -5.00%
75th Percentile £45.00 £45.63 £47.50
90th Percentile £61.25 £55.75 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year +6.67% -21.74% +10.58%

Amazon Redshift
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
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 Redshift within the UK over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. 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 -85 192 £550 - 78
London -90 134 £550 - 48
Work from Home -173 92 £550 - 16
UK excluding London -12 46 £483 -3.50% 32
North of England +24 16 £450 -12.20% 10
North West +18 16 £450 -18.18% 7
East of England +11 9 £400 -25.41% 7
Midlands -4 8 £490 +14.29% 3
West Midlands -7 8 £490 +14.29% 3
South East 0 6 £500 -4.76% 7
Scotland - 4 £500 -
Wales - 2 £515 - 2
South West - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Redshift 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 Redshift.

1 219 (90.50%) AWS
2 156 (64.46%) Python
3 137 (56.61%) SQL
4 106 (43.80%) Amazon S3
5 102 (42.15%) Data Warehouse
6 91 (37.60%) ETL
6 91 (37.60%) Business Intelligence
7 87 (35.95%) Analytics
8 86 (35.54%) Amazon RDS
9 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
10 62 (25.62%) Amazon Athena
11 60 (24.79%) Apache Spark
11 60 (24.79%) Amazon EC2
12 56 (23.14%) Data Pipeline
13 54 (22.31%) Hadoop
13 54 (22.31%) Serverless
13 54 (22.31%) AWS Lambda
14 53 (21.90%) Java
15 52 (21.49%) Big Data
16 51 (21.07%) Amazon EMR
16 51 (21.07%) DevOps
16 51 (21.07%) Data Science
17 50 (20.66%) Oracle
17 50 (20.66%) Data Modelling
18 49 (20.25%) PostgreSQL
18 49 (20.25%) JIRA
18 49 (20.25%) Tableau
19 45 (18.60%) GCP
20 44 (18.18%) Social Skills
21 43 (17.77%) Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon Redshift
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 60 (24.79%) Apache Spark
2 43 (17.77%) Confluence
3 40 (16.53%) Apache Airflow
4 33 (13.64%) Apache
5 23 (9.50%) SAS
6 16 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.72%) Luigi
8 6 (2.48%) Jupyter
8 6 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.41%) Drupal
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) FastStats
1 1 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.41%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.41%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 219 (90.50%) AWS
2 106 (43.80%) Amazon S3
3 60 (24.79%) Amazon EC2
4 54 (22.31%) AWS Lambda
4 54 (22.31%) Serverless
5 51 (21.07%) Amazon EMR
6 45 (18.60%) GCP
7 34 (14.05%) Power Platform
8 27 (11.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 26 (10.74%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (9.92%) Azure
11 23 (9.50%) Amazon Kinesis
11 23 (9.50%) AWS Step Functions
12 18 (7.44%) Amazon Glacier
13 17 (7.02%) PaaS
14 14 (5.79%) Slack
15 13 (5.37%) AWS CodePipeline
16 10 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (4.13%) Google Data Studio
17 7 (2.89%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) Network Security
2 2 (0.83%) HTTP
2 2 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) MQTT
3 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (42.15%) Data Warehouse
2 86 (35.54%) Amazon RDS
3 62 (25.62%) Amazon Athena
4 54 (22.31%) Hadoop
5 52 (21.49%) Big Data
6 49 (20.25%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (20.25%) Tableau
7 43 (17.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 38 (15.70%) NoSQL
8 38 (15.70%) Relational Database
9 35 (14.46%) BigQuery
10 34 (14.05%) Power BI
10 34 (14.05%) SQL Server
11 28 (11.57%) Data Lake
11 28 (11.57%) MySQL
12 22 (9.09%) Looker
12 22 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
13 21 (8.68%) Apache Hive
14 14 (5.79%) MongoDB
15 13 (5.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 49 (20.25%) JIRA
2 23 (9.50%) GitLab
3 21 (8.68%) Jenkins
4 19 (7.85%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.02%) SonarQube
6 16 (6.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (5.37%) Artifactory
8 7 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.89%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.48%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (2.48%) RStudio
10 4 (1.65%) ERwin
11 2 (0.83%) git-flow
11 2 (0.83%) kappa
11 2 (0.83%) Sourcetree
12 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.41%) ER Studio
12 1 (0.41%) ProC
General
1 44 (18.18%) Social Skills
2 40 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (11.98%) Finance
4 10 (4.13%) Public Sector
4 10 (4.13%) Retail
5 8 (3.31%) Marketing
6 7 (2.89%) Banking
7 4 (1.65%) Automotive
7 4 (1.65%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (1.65%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.24%) Games
8 3 (1.24%) Law
8 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.83%) Front Office
9 2 (0.83%) Public Speaking
10 1 (0.41%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 98 (40.50%) Data Engineer
2 68 (28.10%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (15.29%) Architect
4 33 (13.64%) Python Engineer
5 29 (11.98%) Analyst
5 29 (11.98%) Developer
6 25 (10.33%) Data Analyst
7 21 (8.68%) AWS Architect
8 18 (7.44%) Data Architect
9 15 (6.20%) Technical Leader
10 14 (5.79%) DBA
11 10 (4.13%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.72%) ETL Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Platform Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) AWS Developer
13 8 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Lead Architect
14 7 (2.89%) Python Developer
14 7 (2.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.81%) Kafka
2 21 (8.68%) PySpark
3 17 (7.02%) Swagger
4 14 (5.79%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (5.79%) Apache Beam
5 12 (4.96%) Node.js
6 11 (4.55%) JSON
6 11 (4.55%) Web Services
7 10 (4.13%) Spark Streaming
8 9 (3.72%) Pandas
9 6 (2.48%) Flask
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (1.24%) JSON Schema
11 3 (1.24%) REST
11 3 (1.24%) Spring
11 3 (1.24%) XML
12 2 (0.83%) D3.js
12 2 (0.83%) Laravel
12 2 (0.83%) RESTful
13 1 (0.41%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.85%) Data Structures
2 15 (6.20%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.48%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.83%) Equities
7 2 (0.83%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) CMDB
8 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.41%) Life Science
8 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.26%) Linux
2 12 (4.96%) Unix
3 9 (3.72%) Windows
4 6 (2.48%) CentOS
4 6 (2.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (37.60%) Business Intelligence
1 91 (37.60%) ETL
2 87 (35.95%) Analytics
3 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (23.14%) Data Pipeline
5 51 (21.07%) Data Science
5 51 (21.07%) DevOps
6 50 (20.66%) Data Modelling
7 41 (16.94%) Visualisation
8 39 (16.12%) Migration
9 35 (14.46%) Data Engineering
10 27 (11.16%) Data Analysis
10 27 (11.16%) Data Analytics
10 27 (11.16%) Microservices
11 26 (10.74%) Data Transformation
12 24 (9.92%) Configuration Management
13 23 (9.50%) Software Engineering
13 23 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
14 22 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 156 (64.46%) Python
2 137 (56.61%) SQL
3 53 (21.90%) Java
4 27 (11.16%) Scala
5 26 (10.74%) R
6 16 (6.61%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.72%) Go
7 9 (3.72%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.89%) C++
8 7 (2.89%) HiveQL
9 6 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) C
12 2 (0.83%) PHP
13 1 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) Ruby
13 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.44%) Degree
1 18 (7.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.02%) AWS Certification
3 16 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.83%) PhD
5 2 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.20%) QA
2 12 (4.96%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.02%) Docker
2 14 (5.79%) HDFS
3 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (15.70%) Terraform
2 31 (12.81%) Ansible
3 16 (6.61%) Kubernetes
4 15 (6.20%) Prometheus
5 14 (5.79%) Grafana
6 7 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.89%) Puppet
7 3 (1.24%) Oozie
8 2 (0.83%) Ambari
8 2 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.83%) Packer
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 50 (20.66%) Oracle
2 30 (12.40%) Informatica
3 26 (10.74%) Google
4 25 (10.33%) Talend
5 16 (6.61%) Teradata
6 14 (5.79%) ServiceNow
6 14 (5.79%) Splunk
6 14 (5.79%) Veracode
7 9 (3.72%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.31%) SAP
9 7 (2.89%) Adobe
10 5 (2.07%) Databricks
11 4 (1.65%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.65%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.24%) Alteryx
12 3 (1.24%) IBM
12 3 (1.24%) Vertica
13 2 (0.83%) MapR
13 2 (0.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud