Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 302 414 574
Rank change year-on-year +112 +160 +140
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 246 476 341
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 2.56% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 298 266
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +11.70%
10th Percentile £450 £413 £378
90th Percentile £750 £725 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.56% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

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 7,165 18,570 23,617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.53% 21.89% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,568 12,658 16,482
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £670 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 274 230
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.56% -0.83%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.66 £12.23
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.00 £56.17
Median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% -7.69% -1.52%

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 22 October 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 11 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 22 October 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 +130 232 £550 - 54
London +98 199 £550 -4.35% 28
UK excluding London +143 31 £600 +20.00% 26
Work from Home -100 28 £550 -10.20% 14
East of England +65 23 £600 +20.00% 5
North of England +107 5 - - 11
North West +84 5 - - 10
South East +155 1 - - 2
Scotland +71 1 £500 +37.93%
Midlands +71 1 - - 8
East Midlands +39 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 229 (93.09%) AWS
2 191 (77.64%) Python
3 162 (65.85%) DevOps
4 152 (61.79%) Serverless
5 150 (60.98%) AWS Lambda
6 146 (59.35%) Finance
7 144 (58.54%) Web Services
8 143 (58.13%) Kubernetes
9 137 (55.69%) Java
10 135 (54.88%) Amazon ECS
11 132 (53.66%) Docker
11 132 (53.66%) Asset Management
12 128 (52.03%) Jenkins
13 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
14 119 (48.37%) Artifactory
15 112 (45.53%) SQL
15 112 (45.53%) Software Engineering
16 106 (43.09%) Amazon S3
17 98 (39.84%) Azure
18 96 (39.02%) MySQL
19 93 (37.80%) GCP
20 90 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
21 89 (36.18%) Microservices
22 86 (34.96%) Google
23 84 (34.15%) Investment Management
23 84 (34.15%) Apache
24 83 (33.74%) Banking
25 82 (33.33%) Hedge funds
26 81 (32.93%) Amazon SQS
26 81 (32.93%) SQL Server

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 84 (34.15%) Apache
2 27 (10.98%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.25%) Jupyter
4 7 (2.85%) SAS
5 3 (1.22%) Confluence
5 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.22%) nginx
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
7 1 (0.41%) Liferay
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.41%) Houdini
2 1 (0.41%) Maya
2 1 (0.41%) MODO
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.41%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 229 (93.09%) AWS
2 152 (61.79%) Serverless
3 150 (60.98%) AWS Lambda
4 135 (54.88%) Amazon ECS
5 106 (43.09%) Amazon S3
6 98 (39.84%) Azure
7 93 (37.80%) GCP
8 81 (32.93%) Amazon SQS
9 68 (27.64%) Apigee
10 63 (25.61%) Amazon EC2
11 60 (24.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 50 (20.33%) OpenShift
13 24 (9.76%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (4.88%) Power Platform
15 8 (3.25%) PowerApps
16 7 (2.85%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (1.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (1.63%) Amazon EKS
17 4 (1.63%) AWS Fargate
17 4 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) DNS
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) SAN
1 1 (0.41%) SMTP
1 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (39.02%) MySQL
2 90 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
3 81 (32.93%) SQL Server
4 78 (31.71%) Amazon RDS
5 69 (28.05%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (11.38%) Big Data
7 25 (10.16%) Tableau
8 24 (9.76%) Data Lake
9 22 (8.94%) Amazon Athena
10 20 (8.13%) Looker
10 20 (8.13%) Relational Database
11 17 (6.91%) Amazon Aurora
12 16 (6.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (6.10%) Apache Hive
14 12 (4.88%) Power BI
15 11 (4.47%) Snowflake Schema
16 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
16 9 (3.66%) NoSQL
17 7 (2.85%) BigQuery
17 7 (2.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 128 (52.03%) Jenkins
2 119 (48.37%) Artifactory
3 69 (28.05%) GitLab
4 35 (14.23%) RStudio
5 15 (6.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.03%) JIRA
8 4 (1.63%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.22%) ERwin
10 2 (0.81%) Maven
10 2 (0.81%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 146 (59.35%) Finance
2 83 (33.74%) Banking
3 52 (21.14%) Front Office
4 38 (15.45%) Back Office
5 12 (4.88%) Legal
6 11 (4.47%) Advertising
7 6 (2.44%) Marketing
7 6 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.03%) Games
9 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.41%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (34.55%) AWS Engineer
2 80 (32.52%) Developer
3 63 (25.61%) Java Developer
4 62 (25.20%) Java Software Developer
5 60 (24.39%) AWS Developer
6 58 (23.58%) Java Engineer
7 47 (19.11%) Data Engineer
8 43 (17.48%) SQL Developer
9 42 (17.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 42 (17.07%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (17.07%) Software Engineer
10 41 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
11 36 (14.63%) AWS Software Engineer
12 35 (14.23%) DevOps Engineer
13 32 (13.01%) Architect
14 31 (12.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 30 (12.20%) Data Architect
16 29 (11.79%) Python Engineer
17 27 (10.98%) AWS Solutions Architect
17 27 (10.98%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (58.54%) Web Services
2 80 (32.52%) gRPC
3 68 (27.64%) OAuth
3 68 (27.64%) Swagger
4 42 (17.07%) J2EE
4 42 (17.07%) J2SE
5 11 (4.47%) PySpark
6 7 (2.85%) JSON
7 5 (2.03%) Kafka
8 4 (1.63%) XML
9 3 (1.22%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.22%) Node.js
9 3 (1.22%) React
10 2 (0.81%) .NET
10 2 (0.81%) Esper
10 2 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.81%) Redux
10 2 (0.81%) REST
11 1 (0.41%) .NET Core
11 1 (0.41%) Anaconda
Miscellaneous
1 82 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 54 (21.95%) Fixed Income
3 53 (21.54%) Derivative
4 52 (21.14%) Equities
4 52 (21.14%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (5.28%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.03%) Social Media
8 3 (1.22%) Blog
9 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.41%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.41%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.50%) Linux
2 9 (3.66%) CentOS
3 3 (1.22%) Unix
4 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.41%) Debian
5 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (65.85%) DevOps
2 132 (53.66%) Asset Management
3 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (45.53%) Software Engineering
5 89 (36.18%) Microservices
6 84 (34.15%) Investment Management
7 62 (25.20%) ETL
8 52 (21.14%) Decision-Making
9 51 (20.73%) Deployment Automation
10 47 (19.11%) Mentoring
11 46 (18.70%) Analytics
11 46 (18.70%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (12.60%) Technology Roadmap
13 30 (12.20%) Infrastructure Automation
14 29 (11.79%) Data Modelling
15 18 (7.32%) Data Analysis
16 17 (6.91%) Scrum
17 16 (6.50%) Visualisation
18 14 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (5.69%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 191 (77.64%) Python
2 137 (55.69%) Java
3 112 (45.53%) SQL
4 37 (15.04%) R
5 11 (4.47%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.63%) Scala
8 3 (1.22%) C
8 3 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.81%) C#
9 2 (0.81%) C++
9 2 (0.81%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.81%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) Go
10 1 (0.41%) Groovy
10 1 (0.41%) Korn
10 1 (0.41%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) PHP
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (10.57%) Sun Certification
2 10 (4.07%) AWS Certification
3 7 (2.85%) Degree
4 3 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.81%) CCNA
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.47%) QA
2 5 (2.03%) GxP
3 2 (0.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) IFRS
4 1 (0.41%) MiFID
4 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 132 (53.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 143 (58.13%) Kubernetes
2 63 (25.61%) Terraform
3 10 (4.07%) Packer
4 8 (3.25%) Consul
5 6 (2.44%) Ansible
6 4 (1.63%) Puppet
7 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.81%) Nessus
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.41%) Kubeflow
9 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 86 (34.96%) Google
2 60 (24.39%) Oracle
3 29 (11.79%) Talend
4 8 (3.25%) Alteryx
4 8 (3.25%) Informatica
5 4 (1.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.63%) Splunk
6 3 (1.22%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.22%) Databricks
6 3 (1.22%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.41%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) New Relic
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) VMware