Period
to 14 August 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 14 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 Redshift
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 285 405 544
Rank change year-on-year +120 +139 +172
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 270 514 381
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.67% 2.58% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 288 297
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £425 £418 £363
90th Percentile £750 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -0.71% -39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -50.00% -

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 7,362 19,913 23,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.59% 21.95% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,767 13,622 16,308
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 £418
% change year-on-year +3.93% +3.71% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 264 241
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £14.56 £14.26 £13.50
90th Percentile £53.88 £60.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year - +8.53% -6.52%

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 14 August 2020.

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
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 14 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 +124 263 £550 - 44
London +88 203 £550 -4.35% 34
UK excluding London +166 59 £525 +5.00% 11
East of England +64 24 £606 +10.23% 6
Work from Home -65 18 £513 -24.07% 11
South East +150 16 £525 +5.00% 2
North of England +114 10 £550 +4.76%
North West +84 9 £550 +4.76%
Midlands +96 8 £401 -21.85% 2
West Midlands +71 7 £401 -8.46% 2
Yorkshire +83 1 £375 -28.57%
East Midlands +60 1 - -
Scotland +56 1 £500 +37.93% 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 245 (90.74%) AWS
2 205 (75.93%) Python
3 164 (60.74%) DevOps
4 156 (57.78%) Serverless
5 154 (57.04%) AWS Lambda
6 140 (51.85%) Java
7 138 (51.11%) Kubernetes
8 135 (50.00%) Web Services
8 135 (50.00%) Finance
9 129 (47.78%) Jenkins
10 125 (46.30%) SQL
11 124 (45.93%) Amazon ECS
12 123 (45.56%) Docker
12 123 (45.56%) Asset Management
13 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
14 117 (43.33%) Artifactory
15 115 (42.59%) Software Engineering
16 112 (41.48%) Amazon S3
17 99 (36.67%) Azure
18 85 (31.48%) Amazon RDS
19 84 (31.11%) Amazon SQS
19 84 (31.11%) MySQL
20 81 (30.00%) GCP
21 79 (29.26%) Microservices
21 79 (29.26%) Terraform
22 78 (28.89%) Google
23 77 (28.52%) ETL
24 76 (28.15%) Analytics
25 75 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
25 75 (27.78%) PostgreSQL

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 70 (25.93%) Apache
2 31 (11.48%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.44%) SAS
4 8 (2.96%) Jupyter
5 4 (1.48%) Confluence
6 3 (1.11%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.11%) nginx
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Liferay
7 1 (0.37%) Luigi
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.37%) Houdini
2 1 (0.37%) Maya
2 1 (0.37%) MODO
Business Applications
1 8 (2.96%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.37%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.37%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 245 (90.74%) AWS
2 156 (57.78%) Serverless
3 154 (57.04%) AWS Lambda
4 124 (45.93%) Amazon ECS
5 112 (41.48%) Amazon S3
6 99 (36.67%) Azure
7 84 (31.11%) Amazon SQS
8 81 (30.00%) GCP
9 69 (25.56%) Amazon EC2
9 69 (25.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 58 (21.48%) OpenShift
11 50 (18.52%) Apigee
12 24 (8.89%) Amazon EMR
13 21 (7.78%) Power Platform
14 14 (5.19%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (4.07%) AWS Step Functions
16 8 (2.96%) PowerApps
17 6 (2.22%) Amazon Cognito
17 6 (2.22%) PaaS
18 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) DNS
1 1 (0.37%) HTTP
1 1 (0.37%) Internet
1 1 (0.37%) SAN
1 1 (0.37%) Skype
1 1 (0.37%) SMTP
1 1 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (31.48%) Amazon RDS
2 84 (31.11%) MySQL
3 75 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 69 (25.56%) SQL Server
5 31 (11.48%) Big Data
6 29 (10.74%) Looker
7 28 (10.37%) Data Lake
8 26 (9.63%) Amazon Athena
9 21 (7.78%) Power BI
10 20 (7.41%) Snowflake Schema
11 19 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
12 18 (6.67%) Hadoop
13 17 (6.30%) Relational Database
14 13 (4.81%) Apache Hive
15 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
15 12 (4.44%) Pentaho
16 8 (2.96%) Oracle Database
17 7 (2.59%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 129 (47.78%) Jenkins
2 117 (43.33%) Artifactory
3 50 (18.52%) GitLab
4 41 (15.19%) RStudio
5 25 (9.26%) Git (software)
6 13 (4.81%) Bitbucket
7 10 (3.70%) Maven
8 8 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (2.22%) ERwin
9 6 (2.22%) JIRA
10 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 135 (50.00%) Finance
2 65 (24.07%) Banking
3 60 (22.22%) Front Office
4 32 (11.85%) Back Office
5 19 (7.04%) Legal
6 11 (4.07%) Marketing
7 7 (2.59%) Advertising
8 6 (2.22%) Games
8 6 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.11%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.74%) Law
10 2 (0.74%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Retail
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (27.41%) AWS Engineer
2 67 (24.81%) Developer
3 59 (21.85%) Data Engineer
4 54 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 54 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
5 52 (19.26%) AWS Developer
6 47 (17.41%) Java Engineer
7 43 (15.93%) Architect
8 40 (14.81%) AWS DevOps
9 37 (13.70%) Data Architect
10 35 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
11 32 (11.85%) Software Engineer
12 31 (11.48%) Python Engineer
13 30 (11.11%) SQL Developer
14 29 (10.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 29 (10.74%) Java Software Engineer
15 28 (10.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 25 (9.26%) AWS Architect
16 25 (9.26%) Lead Developer
16 25 (9.26%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (50.00%) Web Services
2 65 (24.07%) gRPC
3 50 (18.52%) J2EE
3 50 (18.52%) J2SE
3 50 (18.52%) OAuth
3 50 (18.52%) Swagger
4 10 (3.70%) Kafka
5 9 (3.33%) RESTful
6 8 (2.96%) JSON
7 6 (2.22%) PySpark
8 5 (1.85%) Apache NiFi
9 2 (0.74%) .NET
9 2 (0.74%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.74%) Esper
9 2 (0.74%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.74%) REST
9 2 (0.74%) Serverless Framework
9 2 (0.74%) XML
10 1 (0.37%) LAMP
10 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (24.07%) Hedge funds
2 61 (22.59%) Fixed Income
3 59 (21.85%) Derivative
4 58 (21.48%) Equities
5 35 (12.96%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (4.81%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.96%) Acoustics
8 7 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.37%) BBC
11 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.56%) Linux
2 10 (3.70%) Unix
3 9 (3.33%) CentOS
4 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.37%) Debian
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (60.74%) DevOps
2 123 (45.56%) Asset Management
3 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (42.59%) Software Engineering
5 79 (29.26%) Microservices
6 77 (28.52%) ETL
7 76 (28.15%) Analytics
8 68 (25.19%) Investment Management
9 63 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
10 62 (22.96%) Decision-Making
11 60 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
12 46 (17.04%) Mentoring
13 34 (12.59%) Infrastructure Automation
14 29 (10.74%) Technology Roadmap
15 27 (10.00%) Data Modelling
16 21 (7.78%) Data Engineering
17 19 (7.04%) Scrum
17 19 (7.04%) Visualisation
18 18 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (6.67%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 205 (75.93%) Python
2 140 (51.85%) Java
3 125 (46.30%) SQL
4 44 (16.30%) R
5 16 (5.93%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.07%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.70%) C#
7 10 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.59%) C++
9 6 (2.22%) Scala
10 5 (1.85%) C
11 4 (1.48%) Go
12 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.37%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.37%) Groovy
13 1 (0.37%) Perl
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
13 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (7.04%) Sun Certification
2 10 (3.70%) AWS Certification
3 8 (2.96%) Degree
4 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.74%) CCNA
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.07%) QA
2 9 (3.33%) GDPR
3 4 (1.48%) GxP
4 3 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 123 (45.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.37%) HDFS
3 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 138 (51.11%) Kubernetes
2 79 (29.26%) Terraform
3 16 (5.93%) Ansible
4 10 (3.70%) Packer
5 8 (2.96%) Consul
6 5 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.85%) Puppet
7 3 (1.11%) Kubeflow
8 2 (0.74%) Nessus
9 1 (0.37%) Control-M
9 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.37%) Nagios
9 1 (0.37%) Oozie
Vendors
1 78 (28.89%) Google
2 63 (23.33%) Oracle
3 33 (12.22%) Tableau
4 28 (10.37%) Talend
5 16 (5.93%) Alteryx
6 15 (5.56%) Informatica
7 11 (4.07%) Cloudera
8 9 (3.33%) Adobe
9 8 (2.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.22%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.74%) Cisco
12 2 (0.74%) Databricks
12 2 (0.74%) Palantir
12 2 (0.74%) Splunk
12 2 (0.74%) Vertica
13 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.37%) Foundry
13 1 (0.37%) New Relic