Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 541 686 793
Rank change year-on-year +145 +107 +59
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 371 172 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.18% 0.093%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.58% 0.78% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 141 77
UK median daily rate £538 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £350
90th Percentile £641 £594 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK median hourly rate - £57.50 -
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 23,450 22,001 23,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.76% 22.46% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,418 14,676 15,875
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 276 384
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.56 £29.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -0.48% +4.22%
10th Percentile £13.40 £12.19 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.02 £53.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -3.39%

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 18 September 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 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 Redshift within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 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 +139 362 £538 +17.81% 86
London +81 242 £556 +19.62% 65
UK excluding London +55 129 £475 +5.56% 21
North of England +23 53 £375 -6.25% 12
East of England +24 36 £488 -2.50% 2
North East +18 29 £365 +4.29% 1
South East +19 18 £513 +2.50% 4
North West -6 17 £485 -11.82% 7
Midlands +3 13 £500 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +14 12 £500 -16.63% 1
Yorkshire -16 7 £413 +61.07% 4
Wales - 4 £525 -
South West -33 3 £513 +20.59% 1
Scotland - 2 £400 -
West Midlands -19 1 £375 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (92.72%) Amazon AWS
2 237 (63.88%) Python
3 188 (50.67%) SQL
4 154 (41.51%) Java
5 126 (33.96%) ETL
5 126 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (33.96%) Apache Spark
6 124 (33.42%) Big Data
7 120 (32.35%) Amazon S3
8 117 (31.54%) Analytics
9 108 (29.11%) Amazon EMR
10 100 (26.95%) DevOps
11 99 (26.68%) Hadoop
12 98 (26.42%) Scala
13 96 (25.88%) Linux
14 95 (25.61%) NoSQL
15 89 (23.99%) Amazon EC2
15 89 (23.99%) Data Warehouse
16 79 (21.29%) Data Science
17 77 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
18 75 (20.22%) Amazon Kinesis
19 74 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
20 71 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
20 71 (19.14%) Open Source
21 70 (18.87%) Docker
21 70 (18.87%) Jenkins
22 67 (18.06%) Ansible
23 66 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
23 66 (17.79%) Kafka
23 66 (17.79%) Terraform

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
1 126 (33.96%) Apache Spark
2 43 (11.59%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (11.32%) Apache
4 28 (7.55%) Apache Airflow
5 18 (4.85%) Confluence
6 16 (4.31%) Apache Pig
7 12 (3.23%) Luigi
8 9 (2.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (2.43%) SAS
9 8 (2.16%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.27%) nginx
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Stata
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Shockwave
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.54%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 344 (92.72%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (32.35%) Amazon S3
3 108 (29.11%) Amazon EMR
4 89 (23.99%) Amazon EC2
5 75 (20.22%) Amazon Kinesis
6 66 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (10.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 36 (9.70%) Serverless
9 35 (9.43%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 30 (8.09%) Datadog
12 29 (7.82%) Amazon Glacier
13 13 (3.50%) GitHub
14 8 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
17 5 (1.35%) Google Analytics
17 5 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.77%) VPN
2 7 (1.89%) SSL
3 6 (1.62%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.35%) OpenVPN
5 4 (1.08%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.27%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (33.42%) Big Data
2 99 (26.68%) Hadoop
3 95 (25.61%) NoSQL
4 89 (23.99%) Data Warehouse
5 77 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
6 61 (16.44%) Amazon RDS
6 61 (16.44%) Relational Database
7 52 (14.02%) Amazon Aurora
8 49 (13.21%) Apache Hive
9 43 (11.59%) Amazon Athena
10 42 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 34 (9.16%) MySQL
12 33 (8.89%) HBase
13 32 (8.63%) BigQuery
14 29 (7.82%) SQL Server
15 26 (7.01%) Data Lake
16 15 (4.04%) Power BI
17 14 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 13 (3.50%) MongoDB
18 13 (3.50%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 70 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 31 (8.36%) TeamCity
3 25 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 24 (6.47%) JIRA
5 7 (1.89%) RStudio
6 6 (1.62%) FishEye
7 5 (1.35%) Spinnaker
8 4 (1.08%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.81%) GitLab
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.54%) JUnit
10 2 (0.54%) Mocha
10 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.27%) git-flow
11 1 (0.27%) Hudson
11 1 (0.27%) Liquibase
General
1 52 (14.02%) Finance
2 21 (5.66%) Marketing
3 20 (5.39%) Retail
4 9 (2.43%) Banking
5 6 (1.62%) Advertising
5 6 (1.62%) Games
6 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.81%) Legal
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Front Office
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (39.62%) Data Engineer
2 95 (25.61%) AWS Engineer
3 74 (19.95%) Developer
4 52 (14.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 50 (13.48%) Senior Data Engineer
6 39 (10.51%) Architect
7 32 (8.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 29 (7.82%) Big Data Engineer
9 28 (7.55%) Python Engineer
10 25 (6.74%) Analyst
10 25 (6.74%) AWS Architect
11 23 (6.20%) Java Developer
12 21 (5.66%) AWS Developer
12 21 (5.66%) Data Architect
13 16 (4.31%) Data Analyst
14 14 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
15 12 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.23%) Big Data Architect
15 12 (3.23%) Redshift Developer
16 10 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.79%) Kafka
2 56 (15.09%) Web Services
3 36 (9.70%) Elastic Stack
4 22 (5.93%) REST
5 21 (5.66%) JSON
6 15 (4.04%) HTML
6 15 (4.04%) XML
7 13 (3.50%) .NET
7 13 (3.50%) React
8 11 (2.96%) Lambda Expressions
9 10 (2.70%) MLlib
9 10 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 9 (2.43%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.43%) JPA
10 9 (2.43%) JSON Schema
10 9 (2.43%) Samza
11 8 (2.16%) HTML5
11 8 (2.16%) RESTful
12 7 (1.89%) CSS
12 7 (1.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.82%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.12%) Fintech
4 14 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.35%) NHS
9 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.08%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.81%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.54%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.54%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (25.88%) Linux
2 39 (10.51%) Unix
3 31 (8.36%) Windows
4 23 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.35%) CentOS
7 3 (0.81%) AIX
7 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
1 126 (33.96%) ETL
2 117 (31.54%) Analytics
3 100 (26.95%) DevOps
4 79 (21.29%) Data Science
5 74 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (19.14%) Open Source
7 65 (17.52%) BDD
8 53 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (14.02%) TDD
10 45 (12.13%) Configuration Management
11 43 (11.59%) Test Automation
12 39 (10.51%) Data Analytics
13 35 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 34 (9.16%) Scrum
15 30 (8.09%) Machine Learning
16 28 (7.55%) Data Modelling
16 28 (7.55%) High Availability
16 28 (7.55%) Visualisation
17 27 (7.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 237 (63.88%) Python
2 188 (50.67%) SQL
3 154 (41.51%) Java
4 98 (26.42%) Scala
5 56 (15.09%) C++
6 51 (13.75%) Perl
7 44 (11.86%) Bash Shell
8 36 (9.70%) Ruby
9 33 (8.89%) C
10 28 (7.55%) PowerShell
11 26 (7.01%) JavaScript
12 24 (6.47%) R
13 14 (3.77%) Groovy
13 14 (3.77%) Java 8
14 9 (2.43%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.08%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.54%) C#
17 2 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (7.28%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.96%) Degree
4 5 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.20%) GCP
2 17 (4.58%) Data Quality
3 14 (3.77%) QA
4 5 (1.35%) GDPR
5 4 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 70 (18.87%) Docker
2 19 (5.12%) Apache Flume
3 15 (4.04%) HDFS
4 3 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (18.06%) Ansible
2 66 (17.79%) Terraform
3 58 (15.63%) Kubernetes
4 55 (14.82%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (11.05%) Puppet
6 39 (10.51%) Nagios
6 39 (10.51%) Packer
7 22 (5.93%) Oozie
8 8 (2.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.35%) Consul
10 5 (1.35%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.81%) Salt
12 2 (0.54%) Kibana
12 2 (0.54%) logstash
13 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.27%) Grafana
13 1 (0.27%) Suricata
Vendors
1 57 (15.36%) Splunk
2 48 (12.94%) Oracle
3 32 (8.63%) New Relic
3 32 (8.63%) Tableau
4 19 (5.12%) Google
5 16 (4.31%) SAP
6 15 (4.04%) Talend
7 14 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (2.16%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.89%) Informatica
11 6 (1.62%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.62%) Cognos
11 6 (1.62%) Greenplum
11 6 (1.62%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.62%) Omniture
11 6 (1.62%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.08%) Cloudera
12 4 (1.08%) MapR