Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 664 776 834
Rank change year-on-year +112 +58 -7
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 218 104 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.10% 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 0.45% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 72 55
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £310 £375 £359
90th Percentile £648 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -15.50% +2.56% -15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 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 22479 23202 26142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.91% 22.61% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15481 15350 17346
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +1.47% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 346 411
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £28.09 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.18% +0.32% +1.82%
10th Percentile £14.54 £10.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £56.84 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year +26.13% -2.63% +14.00%

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 16 December 2017.

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 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 16 December 2017. 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 +125 216 £500 - 56
London +71 168 £500 - 42
UK excluding London +16 50 £423 -15.50% 14
South West +18 21 £390 +11.43% 5
East of England +5 18 £500 -16.67% 2
North of England +26 7 £400 -20.00% 3
South East - 5 £500 - 3
North West -16 3 £475 -11.63% 3
North East +67 2 £406 +9.43%
Yorkshire +17 2 £256 -35.94%
Scotland - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Redshift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Amazon Redshift.

1 202 (92.66%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (47.25%) SQL
3 88 (40.37%) Python
4 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (35.78%) ETL
6 73 (33.49%) Big Data
7 71 (32.57%) Analytics
7 71 (32.57%) Apache Spark
8 66 (30.28%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (27.06%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (24.77%) Hadoop
11 50 (22.94%) Amazon S3
12 49 (22.48%) Amazon Kinesis
13 48 (22.02%) Java
14 42 (19.27%) Tableau
15 40 (18.35%) Amazon EMR
16 38 (17.43%) Scala
17 36 (16.51%) Apache Hive
18 35 (16.06%) Kafka
18 35 (16.06%) Data Modelling
19 34 (15.60%) Data Analytics
20 33 (15.14%) SQL Server
20 33 (15.14%) Linux
21 30 (13.76%) Scrum
22 29 (13.30%) Amazon EC2
22 29 (13.30%) Amazon RDS
23 27 (12.39%) NoSQL
23 27 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
24 26 (11.93%) Finance
25 25 (11.47%) R

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 71 (32.57%) Apache Spark
2 20 (9.17%) Apache
3 11 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.05%) SAS
4 9 (4.13%) Apache Pig
5 8 (3.67%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (3.67%) nginx
6 5 (2.29%) Confluence
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.92%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.46%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.46%) Luigi
9 1 (0.46%) WebORB
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 202 (92.66%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (22.94%) Amazon S3
3 49 (22.48%) Amazon Kinesis
4 40 (18.35%) Amazon EMR
5 29 (13.30%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (11.01%) AWS Lambda
6 24 (11.01%) Serverless
7 17 (7.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (5.50%) GitHub
9 12 (5.50%) Heroku
9 12 (5.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (4.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (3.67%) AWS CloudTrail
11 8 (3.67%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 8 (3.67%) Route 53
12 7 (3.21%) SaaS
13 6 (2.75%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (2.75%) PaaS
14 5 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) Firewall
2 3 (1.38%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (33.49%) Big Data
2 59 (27.06%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (24.77%) Hadoop
4 36 (16.51%) Apache Hive
5 33 (15.14%) SQL Server
6 29 (13.30%) Amazon RDS
7 27 (12.39%) NoSQL
7 27 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (11.01%) HBase
9 23 (10.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (10.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (7.34%) BigQuery
12 15 (6.88%) Impala
13 13 (5.96%) Relational Database
14 11 (5.05%) Data Mining
14 11 (5.05%) MySQL
14 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (4.59%) Power BI
15 10 (4.59%) Presto
16 9 (4.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (7.34%) JIRA
2 14 (6.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.13%) IntelliJ
5 8 (3.67%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.67%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.29%) Maven
6 5 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.29%) Vagrant
6 5 (2.29%) webpack
7 4 (1.83%) NUnit
7 4 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.83%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.92%) GitLab
8 2 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.46%) ERwin
9 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (11.93%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Marketing
3 9 (4.13%) Retail
4 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.92%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (27.52%) Developer
2 49 (22.48%) Data Engineer
3 32 (14.68%) Architect
4 25 (11.47%) Analyst
5 20 (9.17%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) Data Architect
7 18 (8.26%) Data Scientist
8 17 (7.80%) Big Data Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) AWS Developer
9 16 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) SQL Developer
10 14 (6.42%) Redshift Developer
11 13 (5.96%) ETL Developer
12 12 (5.50%) AWS Architect
12 12 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (4.59%) Big Data Architect
13 10 (4.59%) Data Analyst
14 8 (3.67%) Big Data Developer
14 8 (3.67%) Business Analyst
14 8 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.06%) Kafka
2 22 (10.09%) Web Services
3 19 (8.72%) HTML
3 19 (8.72%) Node.js
4 16 (7.34%) Akka
5 13 (5.96%) CSS
6 11 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (5.05%) REST
7 9 (4.13%) JSON
7 9 (4.13%) PySpark
7 9 (4.13%) Sass
8 8 (3.67%) .NET
9 5 (2.29%) Apache Drill
9 5 (2.29%) HTML5
9 5 (2.29%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (2.29%) Sinatra
9 5 (2.29%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (2.29%) Spring
10 4 (1.83%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) User Experience
3 7 (3.21%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (3.21%) Fintech
4 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.92%) Life Science
8 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) Replication
8 2 (0.92%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.14%) Linux
2 6 (2.75%) Ubuntu
3 5 (2.29%) Unix
4 4 (1.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (35.78%) ETL
3 71 (32.57%) Analytics
4 66 (30.28%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (16.06%) Data Modelling
6 34 (15.60%) Data Analytics
7 30 (13.76%) Scrum
8 25 (11.47%) DevOps
9 24 (11.01%) TDD
10 23 (10.55%) Machine Learning
10 23 (10.55%) Microservices
10 23 (10.55%) Visualisation
11 22 (10.09%) Open Source
12 21 (9.63%) Data Integration
13 20 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (9.17%) Migration
14 18 (8.26%) Data Analysis
15 16 (7.34%) E-Commerce
16 15 (6.88%) Predictive Modelling
17 13 (5.96%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 103 (47.25%) SQL
2 88 (40.37%) Python
3 48 (22.02%) Java
4 38 (17.43%) Scala
5 25 (11.47%) R
6 23 (10.55%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.59%) Ruby
8 8 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.75%) C#
9 6 (2.75%) Clojure
9 6 (2.75%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.29%) C++
10 5 (2.29%) ES6
10 5 (2.29%) Go
10 5 (2.29%) Groovy
10 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.83%) C
11 4 (1.83%) Perl
11 4 (1.83%) PHP
11 4 (1.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (5.96%) Degree
2 7 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.80%) QA
2 9 (4.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 15 (6.88%) Docker
2 11 (5.05%) HDFS
3 10 (4.59%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (5.96%) Puppet
2 12 (5.50%) Ansible
3 11 (5.05%) Oozie
4 9 (4.13%) Kubernetes
4 9 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.67%) Terraform
6 7 (3.21%) Mesos
7 6 (2.75%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (1.38%) Nagios
8 3 (1.38%) Packer
9 2 (0.92%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.46%) Grafana
10 1 (0.46%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.46%) Suricata
Vendors
1 42 (19.27%) Tableau
2 19 (8.72%) Oracle
3 14 (6.42%) SAP
3 14 (6.42%) Talend
4 12 (5.50%) Informatica
5 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.67%) AlienVault
6 8 (3.67%) MuleSoft
6 8 (3.67%) Splunk
7 7 (3.21%) Google
8 6 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.29%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.83%) Capita
10 4 (1.83%) New Relic
10 4 (1.83%) VMware
11 3 (1.38%) Cisco
11 3 (1.38%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.38%) Omniture
11 3 (1.38%) Sonatype
11 3 (1.38%) Vertica