Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 570 696 817
Rank change year-on-year +126 +121 +34
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 324 199 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.19% 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 0.87% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 157 65
UK median daily rate £538 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £363 £308 £369
90th Percentile £650 £600 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £423 £438
% change year-on-year +16.86% -3.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 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 23,422 22,760 24,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.48% 22.09% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,306 15,517 15,970
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £283
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 286 375
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.23 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.07% +10.82% -1.12%
10th Percentile £12.90 £14.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.81 £52.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £28.09
% change year-on-year -2.14% +24.60% -5.58%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +117 317 £538 +11.98% 95
London +71 201 £550 +10.00% 68
UK excluding London +52 123 £494 +16.86% 31
North of England +14 44 £400 - 7
East of England +7 30 £550 +10.00% 4
North West 0 23 £445 -6.32% 2
Midlands - 21 £525 - 6
East Midlands - 19 £525 -
South East -7 18 £512 +2.39% 4
North East 0 11 £370 -8.92%
Yorkshire +2 10 £413 +61.07% 5
South West -40 5 £525 +37.25% 6
Wales - 4 £525 -
West Midlands - 2 £456 - 6
Scotland -10 1 £375 -6.25% 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 296 (91.36%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (57.10%) Python
3 164 (50.62%) SQL
4 139 (42.90%) Amazon S3
5 120 (37.04%) Analytics
6 119 (36.73%) Amazon EMR
6 119 (36.73%) ETL
6 119 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (32.10%) Java
7 104 (32.10%) Big Data
8 93 (28.70%) NoSQL
9 88 (27.16%) Amazon EC2
10 83 (25.62%) Web Services
11 82 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
12 81 (25.00%) DevOps
13 80 (24.69%) Apache Spark
14 79 (24.38%) Hadoop
14 79 (24.38%) Data Warehouse
15 72 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
16 68 (20.99%) Linux
17 65 (20.06%) Amazon Aurora
18 62 (19.14%) Amazon Kinesis
19 61 (18.83%) Relational Database
20 59 (18.21%) Scala
21 57 (17.59%) Open Source
21 57 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
22 56 (17.28%) Finance
23 55 (16.98%) Ansible
24 53 (16.36%) Kafka
24 53 (16.36%) Data Science

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 80 (24.69%) Apache Spark
2 35 (10.80%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (8.02%) Apache
4 20 (6.17%) Apache Airflow
5 16 (4.94%) Confluence
6 11 (3.40%) Apache Pig
7 9 (2.78%) SAS
8 8 (2.47%) Luigi
9 5 (1.54%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.93%) JBoss
11 3 (0.93%) Jetty
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.62%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.62%) nginx
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Maya
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Shockwave
3 1 (0.31%) SPSS
3 1 (0.31%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.62%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 296 (91.36%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (42.90%) Amazon S3
3 119 (36.73%) Amazon EMR
4 88 (27.16%) Amazon EC2
5 62 (19.14%) Amazon Kinesis
6 46 (14.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 45 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 42 (12.96%) Amazon Glacier
9 41 (12.65%) Serverless
10 40 (12.35%) AWS Lambda
11 31 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (4.01%) GitHub
13 10 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 10 (3.09%) Datadog
14 9 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (1.85%) Amazon SageMaker
16 5 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (1.54%) AWS CloudTrail
17 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.70%) VPN
2 5 (1.54%) HTTP
2 5 (1.54%) OpenVPN
3 4 (1.23%) SSL
4 3 (0.93%) DNS
5 2 (0.62%) Internet
5 2 (0.62%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.31%) LAN
6 1 (0.31%) Network Security
6 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (32.10%) Big Data
2 93 (28.70%) NoSQL
3 79 (24.38%) Data Warehouse
3 79 (24.38%) Hadoop
4 65 (20.06%) Amazon Aurora
5 61 (18.83%) Relational Database
6 50 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (13.58%) Amazon Athena
8 43 (13.27%) Apache Hive
9 39 (12.04%) Amazon RDS
9 39 (12.04%) MySQL
10 30 (9.26%) HBase
10 30 (9.26%) SQL Server
11 29 (8.95%) BigQuery
12 28 (8.64%) Data Lake
13 16 (4.94%) MongoDB
14 15 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (4.01%) Power BI
16 12 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (3.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (15.74%) Jenkins
2 31 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.48%) JIRA
4 13 (4.01%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.78%) GitLab
6 6 (1.85%) Maven
7 5 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.54%) JUnit
8 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.93%) Gradle
9 3 (0.93%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.93%) Mockito
9 3 (0.93%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.93%) RStudio
10 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.62%) FishEye
10 2 (0.62%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.62%) Mocha
10 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (17.28%) Finance
2 19 (5.86%) Marketing
3 13 (4.01%) Retail
4 9 (2.78%) Publishing
5 8 (2.47%) Banking
5 8 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.85%) Advertising
6 6 (1.85%) Legal
7 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.23%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Front Office
8 2 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (34.57%) Data Engineer
2 84 (25.93%) Developer
3 69 (21.30%) AWS Engineer
4 38 (11.73%) Architect
5 35 (10.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 32 (9.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 31 (9.57%) Senior Data Engineer
8 26 (8.02%) Analyst
8 26 (8.02%) AWS Architect
8 26 (8.02%) Java Developer
9 19 (5.86%) Data Analyst
9 19 (5.86%) Data Architect
10 17 (5.25%) Big Data Engineer
10 17 (5.25%) Python Engineer
11 16 (4.94%) AWS Developer
12 15 (4.63%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (4.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 11 (3.40%) Lead Developer
14 11 (3.40%) Redshift Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (25.62%) Web Services
2 53 (16.36%) Kafka
3 30 (9.26%) REST
4 28 (8.64%) JSON
5 18 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
6 15 (4.63%) SOAP
7 13 (4.01%) Hibernate
8 12 (3.70%) Lambda Expressions
8 12 (3.70%) XML
9 11 (3.40%) .NET
10 10 (3.09%) JPA
10 10 (3.09%) JSON Schema
10 10 (3.09%) RESTful
10 10 (3.09%) Samza
11 9 (2.78%) Apache Camel
11 9 (2.78%) Node.js
11 9 (2.78%) Spring
12 8 (2.47%) React
12 8 (2.47%) scikit-learn
13 7 (2.16%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 82 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.63%) Fintech
4 13 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.09%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.54%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
10 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.62%) Derivative
11 2 (0.62%) Equities
11 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 68 (20.99%) Linux
2 36 (11.11%) Unix
3 21 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (4.94%) Windows
5 6 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.31%) Android
7 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (37.04%) Analytics
2 119 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (36.73%) ETL
3 81 (25.00%) DevOps
4 72 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (17.59%) Open Source
6 53 (16.36%) Data Science
7 45 (13.89%) Data Analytics
8 39 (12.04%) Scrum
9 37 (11.42%) BDD
9 37 (11.42%) Data Modelling
10 32 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (9.88%) TDD
11 31 (9.57%) Visualisation
12 26 (8.02%) Configuration Management
12 26 (8.02%) Microservices
13 21 (6.48%) Machine Learning
14 20 (6.17%) Test Automation
15 19 (5.86%) Data Integration
15 19 (5.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 185 (57.10%) Python
2 164 (50.62%) SQL
3 104 (32.10%) Java
4 59 (18.21%) Scala
5 25 (7.72%) Bash Shell
5 25 (7.72%) Perl
6 24 (7.41%) C++
7 22 (6.79%) JavaScript
8 20 (6.17%) R
9 19 (5.86%) Ruby
10 17 (5.25%) Java 8
11 16 (4.94%) C
12 11 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 10 (3.09%) Groovy
14 8 (2.47%) T-SQL
15 7 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.23%) C#
17 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.93%) VBA
18 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.01%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.70%) Degree
4 6 (1.85%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.47%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) GDPR
4 2 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (14.51%) Docker
2 13 (4.01%) Apache Flume
3 11 (3.40%) HDFS
4 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (16.98%) Ansible
3 50 (15.43%) Terraform
4 27 (8.33%) Kubernetes
5 25 (7.72%) Puppet
6 19 (5.86%) Nagios
6 19 (5.86%) Packer
7 15 (4.63%) Oozie
8 4 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.23%) Salt
9 2 (0.62%) Consul
9 2 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.62%) Grafana
9 2 (0.62%) Kibana
9 2 (0.62%) logstash
9 2 (0.62%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.31%) Suricata
Vendors
1 49 (15.12%) Splunk
2 38 (11.73%) Tableau
3 35 (10.80%) Oracle
4 23 (7.10%) Talend
5 22 (6.79%) Google
6 15 (4.63%) New Relic
7 13 (4.01%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (3.40%) SAP
9 8 (2.47%) Greenplum
9 8 (2.47%) Informatica
10 7 (2.16%) Hyperion
10 7 (2.16%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.54%) Cognos
12 4 (1.23%) Hortonworks
12 4 (1.23%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.23%) Omniture
13 3 (0.93%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.93%) MapR
13 3 (0.93%) Teradata