Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 397 512 614
Rank change year-on-year +115 +102 +88
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 319 397 297
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.49% 1.85% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 240 202
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £400 £388 £392
90th Percentile £713 £681 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £520 £425
% change year-on-year -3.85% +22.35% -21.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 £43.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +24.29% -
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 12,824 21,435 22,546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.82% 22.24% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,407 14,737 15,596
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +7.43%
10th Percentile £320 £322 £310
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.16% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 250 248
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
10th Percentile £14.76 £13.65 £14.54
90th Percentile £55.00 £56.50 £53.15
Median hourly rate £25.55 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -27.01% -9.68% +55.00%

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 3 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 3 April 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 +100 314 £550 - 92
London +81 200 £550 - 51
UK excluding London +123 114 £500 -3.85% 45
South East +74 44 £525 +2.80% 7
East of England +56 30 £500 -16.67% 15
North of England +62 22 £550 -4.35% 10
West Midlands +58 15 £360 -34.55% 4
Midlands +55 15 £360 -34.55% 5
North East +36 11 £360 -37.39%
North West +20 10 £550 -2.22% 10
Work from Home -4 5 £550 +22.22% 5
South West +40 3 £365 -32.09% 4
Yorkshire +47 1 £375 -31.82%

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 304 (95.30%) AWS
2 216 (67.71%) Python
3 145 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (44.51%) Amazon S3
5 128 (40.13%) Java
6 127 (39.81%) AWS Lambda
6 127 (39.81%) Serverless
7 125 (39.18%) SQL
8 115 (36.05%) DevOps
9 108 (33.86%) ETL
10 104 (32.60%) Terraform
11 101 (31.66%) Docker
12 100 (31.35%) Software Engineering
13 98 (30.72%) Amazon SQS
14 97 (30.41%) Analytics
15 91 (28.53%) Amazon RDS
16 90 (28.21%) Finance
17 89 (27.90%) Kubernetes
18 88 (27.59%) Jenkins
19 87 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
20 85 (26.65%) Web Services
21 84 (26.33%) Amazon EC2
22 83 (26.02%) Front Office
22 83 (26.02%) Fixed Income
23 80 (25.08%) Data Warehouse
24 79 (24.76%) Amazon ECS
25 78 (24.45%) Asset Management
26 77 (24.14%) Azure
27 73 (22.88%) Artifactory
27 73 (22.88%) Business Intelligence

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 58 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 15 (4.70%) SAS
3 14 (4.39%) Apache
4 9 (2.82%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (2.82%) Confluence
5 6 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.94%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.63%) Jetty
7 2 (0.63%) Luigi
7 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.31%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.13%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.25%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (0.63%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.31%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.31%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 304 (95.30%) AWS
2 142 (44.51%) Amazon S3
3 127 (39.81%) AWS Lambda
3 127 (39.81%) Serverless
4 98 (30.72%) Amazon SQS
5 87 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 84 (26.33%) Amazon EC2
7 79 (24.76%) Amazon ECS
8 77 (24.14%) Azure
9 60 (18.81%) OpenShift
10 50 (15.67%) GCP
11 49 (15.36%) Amazon Kinesis
12 38 (11.91%) Amazon EMR
13 31 (9.72%) Power Platform
14 17 (5.33%) AWS Step Functions
15 11 (3.45%) Amazon Glacier
15 11 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (3.13%) Amazon SageMaker
16 10 (3.13%) PaaS
17 7 (2.19%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) VPN
2 2 (0.63%) HTTP
2 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (28.53%) Amazon RDS
2 80 (25.08%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (20.06%) Amazon Athena
4 60 (18.81%) Big Data
5 50 (15.67%) Data Lake
6 40 (12.54%) Hadoop
7 33 (10.34%) Snowflake Schema
8 31 (9.72%) Power BI
9 28 (8.78%) BigQuery
10 27 (8.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 26 (8.15%) NoSQL
12 20 (6.27%) SQL Server
13 19 (5.96%) Looker
14 17 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (5.02%) MySQL
15 16 (5.02%) Pentaho
16 15 (4.70%) Amazon Aurora
17 13 (4.08%) Relational Database
18 12 (3.76%) Oracle Database
19 11 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 88 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 73 (22.88%) Artifactory
3 52 (16.30%) Git (software)
4 48 (15.05%) RStudio
5 19 (5.96%) Maven
6 18 (5.64%) JIRA
7 13 (4.08%) Bitbucket
8 11 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (2.19%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.88%) ERwin
10 6 (1.88%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.25%) Subversion
12 2 (0.63%) ER Studio
12 2 (0.63%) PowerDesigner
13 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.31%) Postman
13 1 (0.31%) Zephyr
General
1 90 (28.21%) Finance
2 83 (26.02%) Front Office
3 17 (5.33%) Banking
3 17 (5.33%) Investment Banking
3 17 (5.33%) Marketing
4 7 (2.19%) Legal
5 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.57%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.57%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Publishing
7 3 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (27.59%) Developer
2 77 (24.14%) Data Engineer
3 73 (22.88%) AWS Engineer
4 62 (19.44%) AWS Developer
5 50 (15.67%) Architect
6 43 (13.48%) Python Engineer
7 40 (12.54%) Java Developer
8 34 (10.66%) Lead Developer
9 33 (10.34%) Data Architect
9 33 (10.34%) Lead Java Developer
9 33 (10.34%) Lead Software Developer
10 32 (10.03%) DevOps Engineer
10 32 (10.03%) Java Software Developer
11 27 (8.46%) Python Developer
12 26 (8.15%) J2EE Developer
12 26 (8.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 24 (7.52%) AWS DevOps
14 20 (6.27%) Java Engineer
15 19 (5.96%) AWS Architect
16 18 (5.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.65%) Web Services
2 60 (18.81%) J2EE
3 53 (16.61%) J2SE
4 28 (8.78%) Kafka
5 22 (6.90%) Node.js
6 20 (6.27%) AngularJS
7 19 (5.96%) React
8 16 (5.02%) Redux
9 10 (3.13%) Pandas
10 9 (2.82%) Apache NiFi
11 8 (2.51%) NumPy
11 8 (2.51%) PySpark
12 7 (2.19%) JSON
12 7 (2.19%) SciPy
13 6 (1.88%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (1.25%) Backbone.js
14 4 (1.25%) Esper
14 4 (1.25%) HTML
14 4 (1.25%) Pyramid
14 4 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 83 (26.02%) Fixed Income
2 68 (21.32%) Derivative
3 63 (19.75%) Equities
4 26 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 22 (6.90%) Hedge funds
6 20 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (5.02%) Blog
7 16 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (3.76%) Public Cloud
9 11 (3.45%) Data Centre
10 10 (3.13%) Acoustics
11 9 (2.82%) Cloud Native
12 8 (2.51%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.88%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
14 3 (0.94%) Taxonomies
15 2 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.21%) Unix
2 16 (5.02%) Linux
3 5 (1.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (36.05%) DevOps
3 108 (33.86%) ETL
4 100 (31.35%) Software Engineering
5 97 (30.41%) Analytics
6 78 (24.45%) Asset Management
7 73 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (20.69%) Decision-Making
9 51 (15.99%) Data Modelling
9 51 (15.99%) Deployment Automation
10 47 (14.73%) Data Science
11 44 (13.79%) Visualisation
12 40 (12.54%) Data Engineering
13 35 (10.97%) Machine Learning
14 31 (9.72%) Migration
15 29 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
15 29 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
15 29 (9.09%) Open Source
16 27 (8.46%) Data Analytics
17 24 (7.52%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 216 (67.71%) Python
2 128 (40.13%) Java
3 125 (39.18%) SQL
4 66 (20.69%) R
5 32 (10.03%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.90%) Scala
7 17 (5.33%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.02%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.70%) Kotlin
10 14 (4.39%) C
11 12 (3.76%) C#
11 12 (3.76%) C++
11 12 (3.76%) Perl
12 10 (3.13%) Ruby
13 8 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.88%) Go
15 3 (0.94%) PHP
16 2 (0.63%) Groovy
16 2 (0.63%) Korn
17 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (5.64%) SC Cleared
1 18 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.33%) Degree
3 8 (2.51%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.70%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.88%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (31.66%) Docker
2 4 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.63%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 104 (32.60%) Terraform
2 89 (27.90%) Kubernetes
3 23 (7.21%) Ansible
4 13 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.08%) Puppet
5 7 (2.19%) Nagios
5 7 (2.19%) Packer
6 4 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.63%) Kubeflow
8 1 (0.31%) Control-M
8 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.31%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (15.05%) Tableau
2 33 (10.34%) Oracle
3 29 (9.09%) Talend
4 21 (6.58%) Google
4 21 (6.58%) Informatica
5 19 (5.96%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.76%) Cloudera
6 12 (3.76%) Greenplum
7 11 (3.45%) Cognos
7 11 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.13%) Adobe
8 10 (3.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 8 (2.51%) SAP
9 8 (2.51%) Splunk
10 7 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (2.19%) New Relic
11 6 (1.88%) Alteryx
12 5 (1.57%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.57%) Teradata
13 4 (1.25%) Mercator