Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 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
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 418 421 414
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +182
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 502 183 393
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 2.01% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 145 273
10th Percentile £425 £405 £400
25th Percentile £494 £488 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £675 £638 £675
90th Percentile £745 £713 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -12.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
10th Percentile - £40.31 -
25th Percentile £52.50 £40.78 £51.25
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.08 £52.50
Median % change year-on-year +30.72% -19.86% -
75th Percentile £57.50 £43.90 £53.75
90th Percentile - £44.68 -
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 18,624 9,121 15,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.22% 21.81% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,268 6,283 10,473
10th Percentile £363 £313 £315
25th Percentile £435 £390 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 181 212
10th Percentile £16.94 £13.99 £12.78
25th Percentile £24.50 £19.63 £17.83
Median hourly rate £43.95 £26.50 £26.00
Median % change year-on-year +65.85% +1.92% -2.44%
75th Percentile £62.15 £48.75 £42.63
90th Percentile £72.30 £62.00 £54.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.34 £23.62 £22.77
% change year-on-year +83.45% +3.73% -12.41%

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 25 January 2022.

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 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -39 361 £550 - 92
London -82 244 £550 - 62
Work from Home -23 189 £550 - 12
UK excluding London -46 104 £550 +22.22% 34
South East - 26 £700 - 4
North of England -47 25 £575 +27.78% 11
Scotland -35 18 £500 - 1
North West -43 18 £625 +38.89% 10
Midlands -54 14 £560 +24.44% 7
East of England -37 8 £525 +23.53% 4
East Midlands - 8 £573 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £575 - 1
Wales - 7 £550 - 3
West Midlands -51 6 £419 -6.94% 6
South West -52 6 £475 - 3

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 457 (91.04%) AWS
2 270 (53.78%) Python
3 217 (43.23%) Amazon S3
4 199 (39.64%) SQL
5 174 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (34.26%) Data Warehouse
7 149 (29.68%) Kafka
8 146 (29.08%) Amazon Athena
9 145 (28.88%) Analytics
10 139 (27.69%) Big Data
11 137 (27.29%) Apache Spark
12 131 (26.10%) Data Modelling
13 130 (25.90%) Serverless
14 129 (25.70%) CI/CD
15 124 (24.70%) AWS Lambda
16 121 (24.10%) ETL
17 116 (23.11%) Amazon RDS
18 105 (20.92%) Terraform
19 104 (20.72%) Data Engineering
20 103 (20.52%) DevOps
21 94 (18.73%) Amazon EMR
21 94 (18.73%) Business Intelligence
21 94 (18.73%) Data Lake
22 91 (18.13%) Java
23 85 (16.93%) Social Skills
24 81 (16.14%) Azure
25 78 (15.54%) Snowflake
26 77 (15.34%) Scala
27 76 (15.14%) Amazon EC2
28 71 (14.14%) Kubernetes

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
1 137 (27.29%) Apache Spark
2 56 (11.16%) Apache Airflow
3 40 (7.97%) Apache
4 26 (5.18%) Confluence
5 17 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.99%) Jupyter
7 14 (2.79%) Apache Pulsar
8 11 (2.19%) Luigi
9 9 (1.79%) JBoss
9 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.40%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 457 (91.04%) AWS
2 217 (43.23%) Amazon S3
3 130 (25.90%) Serverless
4 124 (24.70%) AWS Lambda
5 94 (18.73%) Amazon EMR
6 81 (16.14%) Azure
7 78 (15.54%) Snowflake
8 76 (15.14%) Amazon EC2
9 69 (13.75%) GCP
10 65 (12.95%) AWS CloudFormation
11 61 (12.15%) Amazon Kinesis
12 49 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
13 45 (8.96%) Power Platform
14 40 (7.97%) Amazon ECS
14 40 (7.97%) Amazon EKS
14 40 (7.97%) AWS Step Functions
15 28 (5.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 23 (4.58%) dbt
17 21 (4.18%) GitHub
18 15 (2.99%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) HTTP
2 7 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (0.80%) FTP
4 3 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (34.26%) Data Warehouse
2 146 (29.08%) Amazon Athena
3 139 (27.69%) Big Data
4 116 (23.11%) Amazon RDS
5 94 (18.73%) Data Lake
6 68 (13.55%) Tableau
7 62 (12.35%) NoSQL
8 60 (11.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 60 (11.95%) BigQuery
9 51 (10.16%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (8.96%) Power BI
11 42 (8.37%) Hadoop
12 39 (7.77%) SQL Server
13 37 (7.37%) Relational Database
14 36 (7.17%) MongoDB
14 36 (7.17%) Pentaho
15 29 (5.78%) Metadata
16 26 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (5.18%) Apache Hive
16 26 (5.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (12.95%) Jenkins
2 43 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 32 (6.37%) JIRA
4 29 (5.78%) Artifactory
5 22 (4.38%) SonarQube
6 15 (2.99%) ERwin
7 14 (2.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (2.59%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.39%) RStudio
10 9 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.79%) GitLab
10 9 (1.79%) JUnit
10 9 (1.79%) Maven
11 8 (1.59%) CircleCI
12 6 (1.20%) RSpec
13 4 (0.80%) git-flow
14 3 (0.60%) Cypress.io
15 2 (0.40%) GoCD
15 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 85 (16.93%) Social Skills
2 69 (13.75%) Finance
3 45 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.97%) Marketing
5 31 (6.18%) Public Sector
6 17 (3.39%) Banking
7 16 (3.19%) Retail
8 14 (2.79%) Financial Institution
9 13 (2.59%) Legal
9 13 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (2.59%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (2.39%) Front Office
11 8 (1.59%) Games
11 8 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
11 8 (1.59%) Law
12 7 (1.39%) Advertising
12 7 (1.39%) Publishing
13 6 (1.20%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.40%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 216 (43.03%) Data Engineer
2 103 (20.52%) AWS Engineer
3 83 (16.53%) Architect
4 59 (11.75%) Data Architect
5 45 (8.96%) Developer
6 27 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 26 (5.18%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (4.78%) Python Engineer
9 21 (4.18%) Analyst
10 19 (3.78%) AWS DevOps
11 18 (3.59%) AWS Architect
11 18 (3.59%) Senior Data Engineer
12 17 (3.39%) Data Analyst
13 15 (2.99%) Scala Engineer
14 14 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (2.59%) Senior DevOps
16 12 (2.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
17 11 (2.19%) Software Developer
18 10 (1.99%) Data Modeller
19 9 (1.79%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (29.68%) Kafka
2 39 (7.77%) PySpark
3 21 (4.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (3.78%) Spark Streaming
5 16 (3.19%) RESTful
6 15 (2.99%) Web Services
7 12 (2.39%) J2EE
7 12 (2.39%) J2SE
8 11 (2.19%) LAMP
8 11 (2.19%) Swagger
9 10 (1.99%) REST
10 9 (1.79%) Node.js
11 8 (1.59%) JSON
11 8 (1.59%) Pandas
12 7 (1.39%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.39%) OpenAPI
12 7 (1.39%) React
12 7 (1.39%) Serverless Framework
13 6 (1.20%) Jest
13 6 (1.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.38%) Cloud Native
2 18 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (3.19%) Public Cloud
4 15 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.59%) Data Structures
5 13 (2.59%) Hedge funds
6 11 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.39%) User Experience
8 6 (1.20%) Blog
8 6 (1.20%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.00%) iPad
9 5 (1.00%) Replication
10 4 (0.80%) NHS
11 3 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.60%) Legacy Systems
12 2 (0.40%) Clustering
12 2 (0.40%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.17%) Linux
2 30 (5.98%) Unix
3 22 (4.38%) Windows
4 13 (2.59%) Mac OS
5 9 (1.79%) Amazon Linux
5 9 (1.79%) CentOS
5 9 (1.79%) Debian
5 9 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (28.88%) Analytics
3 131 (26.10%) Data Modelling
4 129 (25.70%) CI/CD
5 121 (24.10%) ETL
6 104 (20.72%) Data Engineering
7 103 (20.52%) DevOps
8 94 (18.73%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (14.14%) Data Pipeline
10 60 (11.95%) Software Engineering
11 52 (10.36%) Data Architecture
12 50 (9.96%) Data Integration
13 47 (9.36%) Data Ingestion
13 47 (9.36%) Data Science
13 47 (9.36%) Infrastructure as Code
13 47 (9.36%) Machine Learning
13 47 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
14 46 (9.16%) Visualisation
15 43 (8.57%) SDLC
16 39 (7.77%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 270 (53.78%) Python
2 199 (39.64%) SQL
3 91 (18.13%) Java
4 77 (15.34%) Scala
5 26 (5.18%) Ruby
6 24 (4.78%) Bash
7 21 (4.18%) Go
8 13 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.19%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.19%) R
10 10 (1.99%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.39%) C++
12 6 (1.20%) Groovy
12 6 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.80%) C#
15 3 (0.60%) HiveQL
16 1 (0.20%) ANSI SQL
16 1 (0.20%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 49 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.56%) AWS Certification
3 42 (8.37%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.98%) Degree
5 22 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CISSP
7 1 (0.20%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.20%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.18%) Data Quality
2 22 (4.38%) GDPR
3 17 (3.39%) QA
4 13 (2.59%) Accessibility
5 10 (1.99%) SLA
6 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.60%) NCSC
8 1 (0.20%) IFRS
System Software
1 56 (11.16%) Docker
2 9 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.60%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 105 (20.92%) Terraform
2 71 (14.14%) Kubernetes
3 27 (5.38%) Ansible
4 10 (1.99%) Docker Swarm
4 10 (1.99%) Puppet
5 7 (1.39%) HAProxy
5 7 (1.39%) Istio
6 5 (1.00%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.60%) Oozie
8 2 (0.40%) Grafana
8 2 (0.40%) Mesos
9 1 (0.20%) Control-M
9 1 (0.20%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.20%) Kubeflow
9 1 (0.20%) Marathon
9 1 (0.20%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.20%) Packer
9 1 (0.20%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 55 (10.96%) Oracle
2 45 (8.96%) Talend
3 37 (7.37%) Teradata
4 31 (6.18%) Google
5 27 (5.38%) Databricks
5 27 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.78%) Cloudera
7 18 (3.59%) Microsoft
8 15 (2.99%) Netezza
9 14 (2.79%) Informatica
10 11 (2.19%) Splunk
11 10 (1.99%) SAP
12 9 (1.79%) Guidewire
12 9 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.39%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 7 (1.39%) Vertica
14 6 (1.20%) MuleSoft
15 5 (1.00%) Alteryx
15 5 (1.00%) Cognos
15 5 (1.00%) StreamSets