Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 416 592 690
Rank change year-on-year +176 +98 +130
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 447 324 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.47% 1.39% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 251 158
UK median daily rate £550 £538 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.76% -3.08%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £308
90th Percentile £725 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £420
% change year-on-year -2.56% +16.07% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - £57.50
10th Percentile £26.75 - £56.25
90th Percentile £53.75 - £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 18,075 23,332 22,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.40% 22.49% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,243 16,254 15,401
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 243 281
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.69% +8.50%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.85 £14.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.07 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.41% -2.14% +24.20%

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 13 November 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Redshift over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Amazon Redshift in the UK

Amazon Redshift
Top 14 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 13 November 2019. 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 +162 429 £550 - 115
London +157 305 £575 +4.55% 73
UK excluding London +72 131 £475 -2.56% 45
East of England +36 42 £438 -20.45% 7
South East +47 28 £530 +7.73% 11
North of England +1 20 £519 +29.69% 13
Midlands +42 19 £431 -17.86% 3
North West -3 16 £525 +17.98% 12
South West +15 15 £475 -9.52% 8
West Midlands +44 11 £375 -17.81% 3
East Midlands +15 8 £513 -2.38%
Scotland +30 7 £363 -3.33% 3
North East +10 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +10 1 £425 +2.97%

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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.

1 416 (93.06%) AWS
2 250 (55.93%) Python
3 200 (44.74%) Amazon S3
4 192 (42.95%) SQL
5 178 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (37.36%) ETL
7 164 (36.69%) Analytics
8 151 (33.78%) Data Warehouse
9 147 (32.89%) Java
10 145 (32.44%) Serverless
11 141 (31.54%) AWS Lambda
12 131 (29.31%) DevOps
13 121 (27.07%) Big Data
14 118 (26.40%) Finance
15 115 (25.73%) Docker
16 114 (25.50%) Kubernetes
17 110 (24.61%) Business Intelligence
18 107 (23.94%) Software Engineering
19 100 (22.37%) Apache Spark
20 97 (21.70%) Web Services
21 96 (21.48%) Amazon SQS
22 95 (21.25%) Data Modelling
23 90 (20.13%) Terraform
24 89 (19.91%) Amazon EC2
25 83 (18.57%) Amazon RDS
26 81 (18.12%) Hadoop
26 81 (18.12%) Data Science
27 80 (17.90%) Amazon Athena
28 77 (17.23%) AWS CloudFormation
29 73 (16.33%) PostgreSQL

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
1 100 (22.37%) Apache Spark
2 37 (8.28%) Apache Airflow
3 23 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (4.47%) Apache
5 18 (4.03%) SAS
6 6 (1.34%) Confluence
6 6 (1.34%) Jupyter
7 5 (1.12%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.89%) Luigi
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.67%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.01%) FINCAD Analytics
2 4 (0.89%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.89%) PolarLake
3 3 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 416 (93.06%) AWS
2 200 (44.74%) Amazon S3
3 145 (32.44%) Serverless
4 141 (31.54%) AWS Lambda
5 96 (21.48%) Amazon SQS
6 89 (19.91%) Amazon EC2
7 77 (17.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 70 (15.66%) Amazon EMR
9 62 (13.87%) Azure
10 57 (12.75%) GCP
11 50 (11.19%) Amazon Kinesis
11 50 (11.19%) OpenShift
12 46 (10.29%) Amazon ECS
13 43 (9.62%) Power Platform
14 38 (8.50%) GitHub
15 25 (5.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 19 (4.25%) Amazon EKS
17 15 (3.36%) Amazon Cognito
18 11 (2.46%) Amazon SageMaker
18 11 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.12%) Firewall
1 5 (1.12%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (33.78%) Data Warehouse
2 121 (27.07%) Big Data
3 83 (18.57%) Amazon RDS
4 81 (18.12%) Hadoop
5 80 (17.90%) Amazon Athena
6 73 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (13.87%) Snowflake Schema
8 57 (12.75%) SQL Server
9 56 (12.53%) NoSQL
10 55 (12.30%) Amazon Aurora
11 52 (11.63%) Data Lake
12 50 (11.19%) Relational Database
13 43 (9.62%) Power BI
14 42 (9.40%) BigQuery
15 40 (8.95%) Apache Hive
16 39 (8.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 37 (8.28%) MySQL
18 33 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 22 (4.92%) Presto
20 16 (3.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (16.11%) Jenkins
2 60 (13.42%) Artifactory
3 46 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.49%) RStudio
5 26 (5.82%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (3.13%) Bitbucket
7 13 (2.91%) GitLab
8 12 (2.68%) Maven
8 12 (2.68%) Travis CI
9 9 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.01%) JIRA
9 9 (2.01%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.67%) ER Studio
10 3 (0.67%) ERwin
10 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.45%) PowerDesigner
12 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket Server
12 1 (0.22%) FishEye
12 1 (0.22%) JUnit
12 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 118 (26.40%) Finance
2 61 (13.65%) Front Office
3 19 (4.25%) Marketing
4 17 (3.80%) Public Sector
5 12 (2.68%) Advertising
6 11 (2.46%) Retail
7 9 (2.01%) Legal
8 7 (1.57%) Banking
9 6 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Law
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (31.10%) Developer
2 126 (28.19%) Data Engineer
3 70 (15.66%) AWS Engineer
4 66 (14.77%) AWS Developer
5 63 (14.09%) Architect
6 39 (8.72%) Analyst
7 35 (7.83%) AWS Architect
8 34 (7.61%) Data Analyst
9 29 (6.49%) Data Architect
9 29 (6.49%) Python Engineer
9 29 (6.49%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.82%) Lead Developer
10 26 (5.82%) Software Engineer
11 25 (5.59%) Java Developer
11 25 (5.59%) Python Developer
11 25 (5.59%) Senior Data Engineer
12 21 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 21 (4.70%) ETL Developer
13 19 (4.25%) Java Software Developer
14 18 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (21.70%) Web Services
2 57 (12.75%) Kafka
3 33 (7.38%) J2EE
4 28 (6.26%) AngularJS
5 25 (5.59%) Pandas
6 24 (5.37%) React
7 23 (5.15%) PySpark
8 22 (4.92%) NumPy
9 19 (4.25%) J2SE
9 19 (4.25%) XML
10 18 (4.03%) JSON
11 17 (3.80%) Spark Streaming
12 15 (3.36%) Node.js
12 15 (3.36%) SciPy
13 12 (2.68%) .NET
14 10 (2.24%) Apache NiFi
15 9 (2.01%) Backbone.js
15 9 (2.01%) Esper
15 9 (2.01%) Pyramid
16 8 (1.79%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.42%) Fixed Income
2 43 (9.62%) Data Structures
3 40 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 16 (3.58%) Derivative
7 12 (2.68%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.68%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.01%) Cloud Native
8 9 (2.01%) Life Science
9 7 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.34%) Blog
11 5 (1.12%) Equities
11 5 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.12%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.12%) Reference Data
11 5 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.89%) Smart Home
13 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.37%) Linux
2 16 (3.58%) Unix
3 8 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (37.36%) ETL
3 164 (36.69%) Analytics
4 131 (29.31%) DevOps
5 110 (24.61%) Business Intelligence
6 107 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 95 (21.25%) Data Modelling
8 81 (18.12%) Data Science
9 73 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (16.11%) Decision-Making
11 70 (15.66%) Asset Management
12 65 (14.54%) Migration
13 54 (12.08%) Visualisation
14 53 (11.86%) Data Engineering
15 51 (11.41%) Machine Learning
16 47 (10.51%) Open Source
17 46 (10.29%) Scrum
18 42 (9.40%) Data Analysis
19 40 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
20 33 (7.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 250 (55.93%) Python
2 192 (42.95%) SQL
3 147 (32.89%) Java
4 72 (16.11%) Scala
5 51 (11.41%) R
6 28 (6.26%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.36%) C#
8 14 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 14 (3.13%) Perl
9 13 (2.91%) C
10 12 (2.68%) C++
10 12 (2.68%) Go
11 6 (1.34%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.34%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.12%) PHP
13 4 (0.89%) Clojure
13 4 (0.89%) Java 8
13 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.89%) Ruby
14 3 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 38 (8.50%) Degree
4 22 (4.92%) AWS Certification
5 9 (2.01%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.89%) CCIE
8 4 (0.89%) CCNP
8 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.89%) PhD
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.70%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.57%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 115 (25.73%) Docker
2 9 (2.01%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.12%) HDFS
4 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 114 (25.50%) Kubernetes
2 90 (20.13%) Terraform
3 28 (6.26%) Ansible
4 12 (2.68%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.34%) Puppet
7 4 (0.89%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.67%) Nagios
8 3 (0.67%) Packer
9 2 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.45%) Kibana
10 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.22%) Istio
10 1 (0.22%) yum
Vendors
1 52 (11.63%) Tableau
2 43 (9.62%) Oracle
3 37 (8.28%) Greenplum
3 37 (8.28%) Talend
4 27 (6.04%) Google
5 26 (5.82%) Microsoft
6 21 (4.70%) Informatica
6 21 (4.70%) Teradata
7 17 (3.80%) IBM
7 17 (3.80%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (2.91%) Bloomberg
8 13 (2.91%) Cloudera
9 11 (2.46%) Cognos
9 11 (2.46%) Hortonworks
9 11 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.01%) Datactics
10 9 (2.01%) Palantir
11 7 (1.57%) Databricks
12 6 (1.34%) Vertica
13 5 (1.12%) MuleSoft