Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 544 629 763
Rank change year-on-year +85 +134 +54
Contract jobs citing Amazon Redshift 344 262 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.57% 1.18% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 176 75
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.98% +19.44%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £375
90th Percentile £675 £641 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £419 £525
% change year-on-year +24.78% -20.24% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £57.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% - -
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 21,967 22,132 21,600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.32% 21.84% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,125 15,392 14,428
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 256 305
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £34.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.65% +24.55% -0.90%
10th Percentile £13.25 £15.09 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.33 £57.19 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +53.00% -9.09%

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 February 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
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 16 February 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 +79 341 £550 +10.00% 116
London +44 233 £550 +10.00% 76
UK excluding London +30 109 £523 +24.78% 44
South East +28 31 £513 +28.13% 4
Midlands - 27 £531 - 3
North of England -1 24 £538 +30.30% 11
East of England +16 19 £588 -4.86% 13
North West 0 17 £500 +5.26% 8
West Midlands - 14 £400 - 3
East Midlands - 13 £550 -
South West -63 6 £600 +44.58% 9
Yorkshire -2 4 £575 +124.39% 2
North East -6 3 £513 +26.15% 1
Scotland -6 2 £375 -6.25% 2

For the 6 months to 16 February 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.

1 322 (93.60%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (45.93%) Python
3 142 (41.28%) Amazon S3
4 123 (35.76%) SQL
4 123 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (31.98%) DevOps
6 105 (30.52%) ETL
7 100 (29.07%) Analytics
8 92 (26.74%) Amazon EMR
8 92 (26.74%) Big Data
9 87 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
10 77 (22.38%) Web Services
11 76 (22.09%) Linux
11 76 (22.09%) Java
12 73 (21.22%) Hadoop
13 72 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
13 72 (20.93%) Jenkins
13 72 (20.93%) Finance
14 71 (20.64%) NoSQL
15 70 (20.35%) Ansible
15 70 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
16 66 (19.19%) Amazon Aurora
17 63 (18.31%) Data Modelling
18 60 (17.44%) Amazon RDS
18 60 (17.44%) Amazon Kinesis
18 60 (17.44%) Serverless
18 60 (17.44%) AWS Lambda
19 57 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
20 56 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
21 55 (15.99%) Git (software)

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 46 (13.37%) Apache Spark
2 30 (8.72%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (5.81%) Apache
4 16 (4.65%) Confluence
5 13 (3.78%) Apache Airflow
6 11 (3.20%) Apache Pig
7 10 (2.91%) Luigi
8 6 (1.74%) nginx
8 6 (1.74%) SAS
9 5 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.16%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.87%) JBoss
11 3 (0.87%) Jetty
11 3 (0.87%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.87%) Maya
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.29%) Houdini
4 1 (0.29%) iWork
4 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.29%) PolarLake
1 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.29%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.29%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 322 (93.60%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (41.28%) Amazon S3
3 92 (26.74%) Amazon EMR
4 72 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
5 60 (17.44%) Amazon Kinesis
5 60 (17.44%) AWS Lambda
5 60 (17.44%) Serverless
6 43 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 34 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (9.30%) Datadog
9 26 (7.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (7.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (5.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 19 (5.52%) Amazon Glacier
13 17 (4.94%) GitHub
14 16 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 13 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
17 8 (2.33%) Amazon SageMaker
17 8 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.69%) VPN
2 15 (4.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (4.36%) Network Security
3 10 (2.91%) DNS
4 8 (2.33%) SSL
5 6 (1.74%) HTTP
5 6 (1.74%) Internet
5 6 (1.74%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.58%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.58%) MQTT
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) VLAN
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (26.74%) Big Data
2 87 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (21.22%) Hadoop
4 71 (20.64%) NoSQL
5 66 (19.19%) Amazon Aurora
6 60 (17.44%) Amazon RDS
7 54 (15.70%) Amazon Athena
8 46 (13.37%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 35 (10.17%) Apache Hive
11 29 (8.43%) MySQL
11 29 (8.43%) SQL Server
12 24 (6.98%) HBase
13 22 (6.40%) Data Lake
14 20 (5.81%) BigQuery
15 18 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (5.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 18 (5.23%) Parquet
16 17 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (4.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 55 (15.99%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (5.52%) JIRA
5 11 (3.20%) GitLab
5 11 (3.20%) Maven
6 6 (1.74%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.45%) Artifactory
8 4 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.87%) Gradle
9 3 (0.87%) Hudson
9 3 (0.87%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.87%) JUnit
9 3 (0.87%) Mockito
9 3 (0.87%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.87%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.58%) FishEye
General
1 72 (20.93%) Finance
2 20 (5.81%) Marketing
3 9 (2.62%) Banking
3 9 (2.62%) Front Office
3 9 (2.62%) Publishing
4 7 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.03%) Retail
5 6 (1.74%) Back Office
5 6 (1.74%) Legal
6 5 (1.45%) Law
6 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.16%) Electronics
7 4 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.87%) Advertising
8 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.58%) Games
9 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (25.29%) Data Engineer
2 77 (22.38%) Developer
3 55 (15.99%) AWS Engineer
4 49 (14.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (12.21%) Architect
6 26 (7.56%) AWS DevOps
7 25 (7.27%) DBA
8 24 (6.98%) Analyst
8 24 (6.98%) AWS Architect
8 24 (6.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 21 (6.10%) Data Analyst
10 18 (5.23%) Data Architect
11 16 (4.65%) Java Developer
12 13 (3.78%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (3.78%) Python Engineer
13 12 (3.49%) Redshift Developer
13 12 (3.49%) Senior DevOps
14 11 (3.20%) AWS Developer
15 10 (2.91%) Big Data Engineer
16 9 (2.62%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (22.38%) Web Services
2 42 (12.21%) Kafka
3 29 (8.43%) JSON
4 24 (6.98%) REST
5 14 (4.07%) SOAP
6 13 (3.78%) Apache Camel
6 13 (3.78%) Hibernate
6 13 (3.78%) Node.js
7 12 (3.49%) Lambda Expressions
7 12 (3.49%) NumPy
7 12 (3.49%) XML
8 10 (2.91%) SciPy
9 9 (2.62%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (2.62%) React
9 9 (2.62%) scikit-learn
9 9 (2.62%) Spark Streaming
9 9 (2.62%) Spring
10 8 (2.33%) JPA
10 8 (2.33%) JSON Schema
10 8 (2.33%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.94%) Clustering
3 15 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.78%) Algorithms
4 13 (3.78%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.20%) Fintech
5 11 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.74%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.74%) Equities
6 6 (1.74%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.58%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.09%) Linux
2 35 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (4.94%) Unix
4 11 (3.20%) Windows
5 4 (1.16%) CentOS
6 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (31.98%) DevOps
3 105 (30.52%) ETL
4 100 (29.07%) Analytics
5 70 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (18.31%) Data Modelling
7 43 (12.50%) Scrum
8 42 (12.21%) Visualisation
9 38 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (10.17%) Data Science
11 32 (9.30%) Data Analytics
12 31 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (8.72%) Open Source
14 22 (6.40%) Computer Science
14 22 (6.40%) Microservices
15 20 (5.81%) Data Analysis
15 20 (5.81%) Migration
16 19 (5.52%) ITIL
16 19 (5.52%) Software Engineering
16 19 (5.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 158 (45.93%) Python
2 123 (35.76%) SQL
3 76 (22.09%) Java
4 40 (11.63%) Scala
5 20 (5.81%) R
6 19 (5.52%) JavaScript
6 19 (5.52%) Perl
7 17 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.07%) Java 8
9 8 (2.33%) Groovy
10 7 (2.03%) C++
10 7 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.74%) C
11 6 (1.74%) Ruby
11 6 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.45%) C#
13 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.58%) VBA
15 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.76%) SC Cleared
3 27 (7.85%) RHCE
4 19 (5.52%) Degree
5 17 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (4.07%) CCNP
6 14 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.91%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.16%) CISM
8 4 (1.16%) CISSP
8 4 (1.16%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) PSD2
System Software
1 29 (8.43%) Docker
2 13 (3.78%) HDFS
3 11 (3.20%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 70 (20.35%) Ansible
2 56 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (14.24%) Terraform
4 44 (12.79%) Puppet
5 29 (8.43%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.62%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (2.62%) Salt
7 8 (2.33%) Nagios
8 7 (2.03%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (2.03%) Oozie
9 5 (1.45%) Grafana
9 5 (1.45%) Nessus
9 5 (1.45%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.16%) Graphite
10 4 (1.16%) Packer
11 2 (0.58%) Kibana
Vendors
1 49 (14.24%) Oracle
2 45 (13.08%) Tableau
3 43 (12.50%) Splunk
4 32 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 31 (9.01%) Qualys
6 20 (5.81%) Google
7 18 (5.23%) Greenplum
7 18 (5.23%) MicroStrategy
8 17 (4.94%) Cisco
8 17 (4.94%) Talend
9 13 (3.78%) Cloudera
10 11 (3.20%) SAP
11 6 (1.74%) Adobe
11 6 (1.74%) Informatica
12 5 (1.45%) Reuters
13 4 (1.16%) Microsoft
14 3 (0.87%) Cognos
14 3 (0.87%) New Relic
14 3 (0.87%) Teradata
15 2 (0.58%) Hortonworks