Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 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 Redshift
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 382 567 632
Rank change year-on-year +185 +65 +108
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 396 348 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 1.58% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 240 177
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £325
90th Percentile £713 £675 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £520 £419
% change year-on-year -13.46% +24.18% -20.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -39.13% -
10th Percentile £51.25 £35.00 £56.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £35.00 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 14,578 22,071 22,169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.22% 22.25% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,629 15,203 15,432
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £319 £320 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.12% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 253 257
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -4.35% +30.19%
10th Percentile £13.97 £13.05 £15.11
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.06 £56.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.80 £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -21.83% -13.73% +59.38%

Amazon Redshift
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
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 Redshift within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 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 +168 389 £550 - 93
London +132 275 £575 +4.55% 61
UK excluding London +117 115 £450 -13.46% 36
East of England +59 38 £425 -27.66% 4
South East +90 34 £531 +3.66% 7
North of England +57 25 £469 -18.48% 13
North East +38 13 £360 -29.76%
Midlands +41 12 £433 -18.59% 6
West Midlands +43 11 £379 -5.31% 5
North West +20 11 £538 - 13
South West +18 5 £445 -25.83% 2
Yorkshire +55 1 £425 -26.09%
East Midlands +23 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Scotland +23 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 380 (95.96%) AWS
2 276 (69.70%) Python
3 180 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (44.70%) Amazon S3
5 166 (41.92%) SQL
6 145 (36.62%) Java
7 143 (36.11%) ETL
8 139 (35.10%) AWS Lambda
8 139 (35.10%) Serverless
9 133 (33.59%) DevOps
10 128 (32.32%) Analytics
11 127 (32.07%) Docker
12 121 (30.56%) Kubernetes
13 119 (30.05%) Software Engineering
14 114 (28.79%) Terraform
15 113 (28.54%) Finance
16 110 (27.78%) Amazon SQS
17 106 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
18 99 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
19 96 (24.24%) AWS CloudFormation
20 95 (23.99%) Web Services
21 93 (23.48%) Front Office
21 93 (23.48%) Fixed Income
21 93 (23.48%) Jenkins
22 92 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
23 90 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
24 86 (21.72%) Data Science
25 85 (21.46%) Asset Management
26 83 (20.96%) Big Data
26 83 (20.96%) Amazon ECS

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 82 (20.71%) Apache Spark
2 26 (6.57%) Apache Airflow
3 18 (4.55%) Apache
3 18 (4.55%) SAS
4 17 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.53%) Confluence
6 4 (1.01%) Luigi
7 3 (0.76%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.51%) Jetty
8 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.51%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 9 (2.27%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.76%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.51%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 380 (95.96%) AWS
2 177 (44.70%) Amazon S3
3 139 (35.10%) AWS Lambda
3 139 (35.10%) Serverless
4 110 (27.78%) Amazon SQS
5 96 (24.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 90 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
7 83 (20.96%) Amazon ECS
8 76 (19.19%) Azure
9 63 (15.91%) OpenShift
10 62 (15.66%) GCP
11 53 (13.38%) Amazon Kinesis
12 42 (10.61%) Amazon EMR
12 42 (10.61%) Power Platform
13 21 (5.30%) GitHub
14 19 (4.80%) Amazon EKS
15 18 (4.55%) AWS Step Functions
16 14 (3.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 12 (3.03%) Amazon SageMaker
18 11 (2.78%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.26%) Internet
1 5 (1.26%) VPN
2 3 (0.76%) Firewall
3 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
2 99 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 83 (20.96%) Big Data
4 77 (19.44%) Amazon Athena
5 68 (17.17%) Data Lake
6 61 (15.40%) Hadoop
7 55 (13.89%) Snowflake Schema
8 51 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (12.37%) NoSQL
10 42 (10.61%) BigQuery
10 42 (10.61%) Power BI
11 40 (10.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 34 (8.59%) SQL Server
13 26 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (6.31%) Amazon Aurora
15 21 (5.30%) Relational Database
16 18 (4.55%) Apache Hive
16 18 (4.55%) OLAP
16 18 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (3.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 93 (23.48%) Jenkins
2 70 (17.68%) Artifactory
3 53 (13.38%) Git (software)
4 49 (12.37%) RStudio
5 19 (4.80%) JIRA
6 18 (4.55%) Maven
7 13 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.27%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.27%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.52%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.52%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.01%) Subversion
12 3 (0.76%) ERwin
13 2 (0.51%) ER Studio
13 2 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
14 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket Server
14 1 (0.25%) FishEye
14 1 (0.25%) Postman
14 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 113 (28.54%) Finance
2 93 (23.48%) Front Office
3 18 (4.55%) Banking
4 17 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.29%) Marketing
5 12 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 9 (2.27%) Retail
7 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.76%) Games
8 3 (0.76%) Publishing
8 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 134 (33.84%) Developer
2 97 (24.49%) Data Engineer
3 78 (19.70%) AWS Engineer
4 73 (18.43%) AWS Developer
5 54 (13.64%) Python Engineer
6 53 (13.38%) Architect
7 43 (10.86%) Java Developer
7 43 (10.86%) Python Developer
8 36 (9.09%) Lead Developer
9 35 (8.84%) Lead Java Developer
9 35 (8.84%) Lead Software Developer
10 34 (8.59%) Java Software Developer
11 31 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
12 30 (7.58%) Data Architect
13 29 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
13 29 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 27 (6.82%) AWS Architect
15 24 (6.06%) DBA
16 23 (5.81%) Software Engineer
17 22 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.99%) Web Services
2 59 (14.90%) J2EE
3 52 (13.13%) J2SE
4 41 (10.35%) Kafka
5 26 (6.57%) Node.js
6 25 (6.31%) AngularJS
6 25 (6.31%) React
7 22 (5.56%) Pandas
8 21 (5.30%) PySpark
9 19 (4.80%) NumPy
10 16 (4.04%) Redux
11 12 (3.03%) Apache NiFi
11 12 (3.03%) SciPy
12 11 (2.78%) JSON
13 10 (2.53%) Spark Streaming
13 10 (2.53%) XML
14 9 (2.27%) Backbone.js
14 9 (2.27%) Esper
14 9 (2.27%) Pyramid
15 7 (1.77%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.48%) Fixed Income
2 68 (17.17%) Derivative
3 59 (14.90%) Equities
4 42 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (7.83%) Data Structures
6 30 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (6.82%) Hedge funds
8 18 (4.55%) Blog
8 18 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (3.79%) Algorithms
10 12 (3.03%) Public Cloud
11 11 (2.78%) Data Centre
12 9 (2.27%) Cloud Native
12 9 (2.27%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.01%) Smart Home
14 3 (0.76%) Acoustics
14 3 (0.76%) Life Science
14 3 (0.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.56%) Linux
2 19 (4.80%) Unix
3 6 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (36.11%) ETL
3 133 (33.59%) DevOps
4 128 (32.32%) Analytics
5 119 (30.05%) Software Engineering
6 92 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
7 86 (21.72%) Data Science
8 85 (21.46%) Asset Management
9 79 (19.95%) Decision-Making
10 72 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 53 (13.38%) Data Engineering
12 52 (13.13%) Visualisation
13 47 (11.87%) Machine Learning
13 47 (11.87%) Migration
14 46 (11.62%) Deployment Automation
15 39 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
17 35 (8.84%) Open Source
18 33 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
18 33 (8.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 276 (69.70%) Python
2 166 (41.92%) SQL
3 145 (36.62%) Java
4 73 (18.43%) R
5 41 (10.35%) Scala
6 26 (6.57%) JavaScript
7 24 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 20 (5.05%) C
9 18 (4.55%) C++
10 16 (4.04%) Perl
11 15 (3.79%) C#
11 15 (3.79%) Kotlin
12 12 (3.03%) Ruby
13 9 (2.27%) Go
13 9 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.52%) PHP
16 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.51%) Korn
17 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.34%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 30 (7.58%) Degree
4 9 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.51%) CCIE
6 2 (0.51%) CCNP
6 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.51%) PhD
7 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.30%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 127 (32.07%) Docker
2 9 (2.27%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 121 (30.56%) Kubernetes
2 114 (28.79%) Terraform
3 26 (6.57%) Ansible
4 14 (3.54%) Docker Swarm
5 13 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.28%) Puppet
6 9 (2.27%) Nagios
6 9 (2.27%) Packer
7 2 (0.51%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.25%) Control-M
8 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.25%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 55 (13.89%) Tableau
2 41 (10.35%) Talend
3 36 (9.09%) Oracle
4 32 (8.08%) Informatica
5 31 (7.83%) Microsoft
6 30 (7.58%) Greenplum
7 23 (5.81%) Google
8 21 (5.30%) Cognos
9 17 (4.29%) IBM
10 16 (4.04%) Cloudera
11 11 (2.78%) Bloomberg
11 11 (2.78%) Hortonworks
12 10 (2.53%) SAP
13 9 (2.27%) Datactics
13 9 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
13 9 (2.27%) New Relic
13 9 (2.27%) Palantir
13 9 (2.27%) Splunk
13 9 (2.27%) Teradata
14 4 (1.01%) Databricks