Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 544 715 819
Rank change year-on-year +171 +104 +17
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 376 143 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 0.66% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 118 67
UK median daily rate £550 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £350
90th Percentile £675 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £483
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.63% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 23,623 21,545 24,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.68% 22.45% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,485 14,317 16,267
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 269 380
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +8.77% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.17 £11.48
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.88% +5.74% +22.00%

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 21 July 2018.

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 12 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 21 July 2018. 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 +163 363 £550 +18.60% 88
London +93 253 £563 +25.00% 51
UK excluding London +64 121 £450 -10.00% 38
North of England +26 54 £375 -27.71% 24
East of England +22 30 £475 -5.00% 4
North East +21 29 £365 +4.29% 5
South East +6 24 £475 -5.00% 5
North West -2 18 £525 -4.55% 16
Yorkshire - 7 £413 - 3
South West -7 5 £440 -3.56% 2
Wales -7 5 £525 +16.67% 1
Scotland - 3 £400 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 344 (91.49%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (64.10%) Python
3 186 (49.47%) SQL
4 176 (46.81%) Java
5 145 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (36.17%) ETL
6 136 (36.17%) Big Data
7 133 (35.37%) Apache Spark
8 123 (32.71%) Analytics
9 119 (31.65%) DevOps
10 118 (31.38%) Hadoop
11 108 (28.72%) Data Warehouse
12 107 (28.46%) Linux
13 93 (24.73%) Amazon S3
14 90 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
15 89 (23.67%) Docker
16 88 (23.40%) Scala
16 88 (23.40%) NoSQL
17 84 (22.34%) Data Science
18 82 (21.81%) Kafka
19 78 (20.74%) Amazon Kinesis
20 77 (20.48%) Jenkins
21 76 (20.21%) Amazon EMR
22 75 (19.95%) Amazon EC2
23 73 (19.41%) Terraform
24 72 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
25 69 (18.35%) Apache Hive
25 69 (18.35%) Open Source
25 69 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
26 67 (17.82%) Amazon RDS

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
1 133 (35.37%) Apache Spark
2 53 (14.10%) Elasticsearch
3 50 (13.30%) Apache
4 28 (7.45%) Apache Pig
5 23 (6.12%) Confluence
6 20 (5.32%) Apache Airflow
7 13 (3.46%) SAS
8 11 (2.93%) Luigi
9 10 (2.66%) Apache Solr
10 8 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Stata
2 5 (1.33%) SPSS
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.27%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 344 (91.49%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (24.73%) Amazon S3
3 78 (20.74%) Amazon Kinesis
4 76 (20.21%) Amazon EMR
5 75 (19.95%) Amazon EC2
6 72 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (11.17%) Serverless
8 41 (10.90%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (7.98%) Datadog
10 27 (7.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (6.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (3.72%) Amazon Glacier
13 12 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (2.93%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (2.93%) Google Analytics
15 9 (2.39%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (2.13%) GitHub
17 7 (1.86%) SaaS
18 6 (1.60%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.46%) VPN
2 6 (1.60%) Kerberos
2 6 (1.60%) SSL
3 5 (1.33%) OpenVPN
4 3 (0.80%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.27%) SMS
5 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (36.17%) Big Data
2 118 (31.38%) Hadoop
3 108 (28.72%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
5 88 (23.40%) NoSQL
6 69 (18.35%) Apache Hive
7 67 (17.82%) Amazon RDS
8 48 (12.77%) Relational Database
9 42 (11.17%) Amazon Athena
9 42 (11.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (10.64%) Amazon Aurora
11 38 (10.11%) SQL Server
12 33 (8.78%) MySQL
13 28 (7.45%) Data Lake
13 28 (7.45%) HBase
14 25 (6.65%) BigQuery
15 23 (6.12%) MongoDB
16 22 (5.85%) Flink
17 18 (4.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 16 (4.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 77 (20.48%) Jenkins
2 33 (8.78%) TeamCity
3 28 (7.45%) JIRA
4 26 (6.91%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.46%) RStudio
6 6 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.60%) FishEye
7 5 (1.33%) JUnit
7 5 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.33%) Spinnaker
8 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.53%) ERwin
9 2 (0.53%) GitLab
9 2 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.53%) Mocha
10 1 (0.27%) Appium
10 1 (0.27%) Hudson
10 1 (0.27%) Liquibase
General
1 52 (13.83%) Finance
2 19 (5.05%) Banking
3 16 (4.26%) Retail
4 13 (3.46%) Marketing
5 8 (2.13%) Games
6 6 (1.60%) Advertising
7 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (38.56%) Data Engineer
2 103 (27.39%) AWS Engineer
3 81 (21.54%) Developer
4 49 (13.03%) Senior Data Engineer
5 48 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 47 (12.50%) Python Engineer
7 46 (12.23%) Architect
8 38 (10.11%) Big Data Engineer
9 36 (9.57%) Java Developer
10 26 (6.91%) AWS Architect
10 26 (6.91%) Data Architect
11 23 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
12 22 (5.85%) Analyst
13 16 (4.26%) AWS Developer
13 16 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
14 15 (3.99%) AWS DevOps
15 14 (3.72%) Big Data Architect
16 12 (3.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 12 (3.19%) Data Analyst
17 9 (2.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (21.81%) Kafka
2 43 (11.44%) Web Services
3 37 (9.84%) Elastic Stack
4 31 (8.24%) REST
5 25 (6.65%) JSON
6 16 (4.26%) HTML
7 15 (3.99%) XML
8 14 (3.72%) .NET
9 12 (3.19%) Node.js
9 12 (3.19%) Spring
10 11 (2.93%) React
11 10 (2.66%) MLlib
11 10 (2.66%) Natural Language Processing
11 10 (2.66%) RESTful
12 9 (2.39%) CSS
12 9 (2.39%) Hibernate
12 9 (2.39%) JPA
12 9 (2.39%) JSON Schema
12 9 (2.39%) Samza
13 8 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.78%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.85%) Fintech
4 20 (5.32%) Data Structures
5 17 (4.52%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.33%) NHS
9 5 (1.33%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.33%) User Experience
10 4 (1.06%) Derivative
10 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Replication
12 2 (0.53%) Equities
12 2 (0.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 107 (28.46%) Linux
2 32 (8.51%) Windows
3 28 (7.45%) Unix
4 23 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.66%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.33%) CentOS
7 3 (0.80%) AIX
8 2 (0.53%) Android
8 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (36.17%) ETL
3 123 (32.71%) Analytics
4 119 (31.65%) DevOps
5 84 (22.34%) Data Science
6 69 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (18.35%) Open Source
7 65 (17.29%) BDD
8 57 (15.16%) TDD
9 47 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (12.23%) Configuration Management
10 46 (12.23%) Test Automation
11 42 (11.17%) Scrum
12 39 (10.37%) Data Engineering
13 38 (10.11%) Machine Learning
14 36 (9.57%) Microservices
15 34 (9.04%) Data Modelling
15 34 (9.04%) Software Engineering
16 33 (8.78%) High Availability
17 32 (8.51%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 241 (64.10%) Python
2 186 (49.47%) SQL
3 176 (46.81%) Java
4 88 (23.40%) Scala
5 54 (14.36%) C++
6 50 (13.30%) Perl
7 45 (11.97%) Bash Shell
8 39 (10.37%) Ruby
9 30 (7.98%) PowerShell
10 27 (7.18%) Java 8
10 27 (7.18%) R
11 24 (6.38%) C
11 24 (6.38%) JavaScript
12 18 (4.79%) Groovy
13 14 (3.72%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.39%) C#
15 6 (1.60%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (9.31%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.32%) Degree
4 12 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CCNA
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.59%) GCP
2 20 (5.32%) Data Quality
3 17 (4.52%) QA
4 9 (2.39%) GDPR
5 4 (1.06%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) PSD2
System Software
1 89 (23.67%) Docker
2 36 (9.57%) Apache Flume
3 26 (6.91%) HDFS
4 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 73 (19.41%) Terraform
2 55 (14.63%) Kubernetes
3 52 (13.83%) Ansible
4 42 (11.17%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (10.64%) Packer
6 39 (10.37%) Puppet
7 38 (10.11%) Nagios
8 37 (9.84%) Oozie
9 8 (2.13%) Consul
9 8 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.33%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.80%) Kibana
12 3 (0.80%) logstash
13 2 (0.53%) Salt
14 1 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 58 (15.43%) Oracle
2 45 (11.97%) Splunk
3 32 (8.51%) New Relic
4 31 (8.24%) Tableau
5 26 (6.91%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (5.85%) Google
6 22 (5.85%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.05%) SAP
8 18 (4.79%) Talend
9 12 (3.19%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.86%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.60%) Hortonworks
11 6 (1.60%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.60%) Omniture
11 6 (1.60%) SaltStack
12 5 (1.33%) Informatica
12 5 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.33%) Teradata
12 5 (1.33%) Vertica
13 4 (1.06%) Cognos