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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DynamoDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DynamoDB over the 6 months to 18 August 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 DynamoDB (DDB)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 458 278 369
Rank change year-on-year -180 +91 +107
Contract jobs citing DynamoDB 435 715 174
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.96% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 4.42% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 566 132
10th Percentile £425 £425 £413
25th Percentile £513 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £593 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +12.95% -4.55% +2.33%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £650
90th Percentile £750 £713 £724
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DynamoDB 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 17,002 16,192 7,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.44% 21.70% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,068 11,196 5,196
10th Percentile £385 £346 £325
25th Percentile £456 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £510 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £650 £614 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 217 108
10th Percentile £14.81 £12.39 £12.63
25th Percentile £21.25 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate £40.73 £27.00 £21.79
Median % change year-on-year +50.85% +23.94% -31.92%
75th Percentile £63.60 £50.00 £42.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £64.70 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.98 £21.57
% change year-on-year +29.73% +25.08% -30.98%

DynamoDB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DynamoDB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DynamoDB in the UK

DynamoDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DynamoDB.

Daily rate trend for DynamoDB in the UK

DynamoDB
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DynamoDB over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for DynamoDB in the UK

DynamoDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DynamoDB.

Hourly rate trend for DynamoDB in the UK

DynamoDB
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DynamoDB within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -168 355 £600 +14.29% 103
Work from Home -169 263 £575 +9.52% 65
London -173 234 £600 +11.11% 53
UK excluding London -47 115 £570 +20.00% 53
North of England -27 38 £550 +10.00% 17
South East -14 35 £525 +7.69% 8
North West -15 23 £563 +21.62% 11
Scotland +12 22 £600 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire -6 12 £525 -4.55% 4
South West -17 11 £620 +45.88% 4
Midlands -28 6 £600 +33.33% 14
West Midlands -27 4 £625 - 5
East of England -8 3 - - 6
North East -19 3 £550 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -4 2 £553 +22.78% 9
Wales -12 1 £450 -13.88% 1

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing DynamoDB 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 DynamoDB.

1 415 (95.40%) AWS
2 266 (61.15%) Serverless
3 254 (58.39%) AWS Lambda
4 187 (42.99%) Agile
5 179 (41.15%) DevOps
6 178 (40.92%) CI/CD
7 162 (37.24%) Microservices
8 159 (36.55%) Amazon S3
9 147 (33.79%) Docker
10 144 (33.10%) Python
11 137 (31.49%) Node.js
12 127 (29.20%) Java
13 121 (27.82%) Terraform
14 120 (27.59%) JavaScript
15 119 (27.36%) Amazon RDS
16 116 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
17 112 (25.75%) React
17 112 (25.75%) Amazon SQS
18 107 (24.60%) Amazon EC2
18 107 (24.60%) Kubernetes
19 101 (23.22%) REST
19 101 (23.22%) SQL
20 100 (22.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 99 (22.76%) TypeScript
21 99 (22.76%) NoSQL
22 97 (22.30%) Software Engineering
23 92 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
24 89 (20.46%) Full Stack Development
25 88 (20.23%) TDD
26 78 (17.93%) Test Automation

DynamoDB
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 30 (6.90%) Confluence
2 18 (4.14%) Apache
3 16 (3.68%) nginx
4 13 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 12 (2.76%) CMS
6 7 (1.61%) Apache Airflow
6 7 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (1.61%) IIS
7 6 (1.38%) Apache Pulsar
7 6 (1.38%) Mule
8 3 (0.69%) Headless CMS
8 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.46%) Luigi
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.23%) Geth
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.92%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Shopify
2 2 (0.46%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 415 (95.40%) AWS
2 266 (61.15%) Serverless
3 254 (58.39%) AWS Lambda
4 159 (36.55%) Amazon S3
5 116 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 112 (25.75%) Amazon SQS
7 107 (24.60%) Amazon EC2
8 100 (22.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 76 (17.47%) GitHub
10 74 (17.01%) Azure
11 69 (15.86%) Amazon ECS
12 51 (11.72%) Amazon Kinesis
13 49 (11.26%) CloudFront
14 48 (11.03%) Amazon EKS
15 42 (9.66%) AWS Fargate
16 39 (8.97%) AWS Step Functions
17 38 (8.74%) Route 53
18 35 (8.05%) OpenShift
19 31 (7.13%) AWS CodePipeline
20 30 (6.90%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.22%) DNS
2 11 (2.53%) SSL
2 11 (2.53%) VPN
3 10 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.38%) HTTP
5 5 (1.15%) BGP
5 5 (1.15%) Firewall
5 5 (1.15%) FTP
6 4 (0.92%) Network Security
6 4 (0.92%) SSH
7 2 (0.46%) CTI
7 2 (0.46%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (27.36%) Amazon RDS
2 99 (22.76%) NoSQL
3 92 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (17.47%) MongoDB
5 75 (17.24%) MySQL
6 37 (8.51%) Relational Database
7 33 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (7.13%) SQL Server
9 30 (6.90%) Amazon Aurora
10 29 (6.67%) Redis
11 26 (5.98%) Amazon Redshift
12 20 (4.60%) DocumentDB
13 18 (4.14%) Amazon Athena
14 16 (3.68%) Hadoop
15 14 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (3.22%) RDBMS
16 12 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
17 11 (2.53%) Data Lake
18 10 (2.30%) Big Data
19 8 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 62 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 60 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 36 (8.28%) GitLab
3 36 (8.28%) JIRA
4 28 (6.44%) Cypress.io
5 26 (5.98%) Gradle
6 20 (4.60%) JUnit
6 20 (4.60%) Selenium
7 13 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (2.99%) CircleCI
8 12 (2.76%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.76%) Maven
9 10 (2.30%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.84%) Artifactory
10 8 (1.84%) Bitbucket Server
10 8 (1.84%) git-flow
10 8 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.61%) Mockito
11 7 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 57 (13.10%) Finance
2 55 (12.64%) Social Skills
3 32 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.76%) Law
4 12 (2.76%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.76%) Retail
5 8 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.61%) Legal
7 6 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.15%) Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Advertising
9 3 (0.69%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.46%) Billing
10 2 (0.46%) German Language
10 2 (0.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (39.54%) Developer
2 88 (20.23%) AWS Engineer
3 58 (13.33%) Architect
4 56 (12.87%) AWS Developer
5 49 (11.26%) Software Engineer
6 48 (11.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 38 (8.74%) Java Developer
8 37 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 29 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 28 (6.44%) Python Developer
11 27 (6.21%) AWS DevOps
11 27 (6.21%) AWS Software Engineer
12 26 (5.98%) Backend Developer
13 24 (5.52%) AWS Architect
13 24 (5.52%) Server Engineer
13 24 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (5.29%) Serverless Engineer
15 21 (4.83%) Node.js Developer
16 20 (4.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 19 (4.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (31.49%) Node.js
2 112 (25.75%) React
3 101 (23.22%) REST
4 73 (16.78%) Kafka
5 54 (12.41%) Spring
6 53 (12.18%) GraphQL
7 51 (11.72%) .NET
8 44 (10.11%) RESTful
9 40 (9.20%) JSON
10 37 (8.51%) HTML
11 35 (8.05%) Jest
11 35 (8.05%) Spring Boot
12 32 (7.36%) CSS
13 29 (6.67%) .NET Core
14 27 (6.21%) AngularJS
15 26 (5.98%) Serverless Framework
16 21 (4.83%) Next.js
17 19 (4.37%) Express
17 19 (4.37%) JMS
17 19 (4.37%) MACH
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.67%) Cloud Native
2 25 (5.75%) iPad
3 22 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.60%) Public Cloud
5 14 (3.22%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.07%) Legacy Applications
8 7 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.15%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.15%) User Experience
11 4 (0.92%) IoT
11 4 (0.92%) Legacy Code
11 4 (0.92%) Sports Betting
12 3 (0.69%) Digital Signage
12 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.17%) Linux
2 27 (6.21%) Windows
3 5 (1.15%) CentOS
3 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.92%) Unix
5 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.46%) Alpine Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (42.99%) Agile
2 179 (41.15%) DevOps
3 178 (40.92%) CI/CD
4 162 (37.24%) Microservices
5 97 (22.30%) Software Engineering
6 89 (20.46%) Full Stack Development
7 88 (20.23%) TDD
8 78 (17.93%) Test Automation
9 68 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (14.94%) Infrastructure as Code
11 63 (14.48%) Scrum
12 58 (13.33%) BDD
13 56 (12.87%) Event-Driven
14 54 (12.41%) Containerisation
15 44 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
16 39 (8.97%) E-Commerce
17 30 (6.90%) Clean Code
18 29 (6.67%) Open Source
19 28 (6.44%) Migration
20 26 (5.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 144 (33.10%) Python
2 127 (29.20%) Java
3 120 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 101 (23.22%) SQL
5 99 (22.76%) TypeScript
6 50 (11.49%) C#
7 36 (8.28%) Bash
8 27 (6.21%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.60%) Go
10 19 (4.37%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.91%) Perl
12 16 (3.68%) Scala
13 15 (3.45%) Ruby
14 12 (2.76%) PHP
15 11 (2.53%) ES6
16 7 (1.61%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.38%) Kotlin
18 3 (0.69%) C++
18 3 (0.69%) Julia
19 2 (0.46%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (10.34%) AWS Certification
2 30 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.60%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 6 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.15%) AWS Certified Developer
6 5 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.15%) Degree
7 3 (0.69%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
8 2 (0.46%) Azure Certification
8 2 (0.46%) CCA
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
9 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.21%) QA
2 9 (2.07%) GDPR
3 4 (0.92%) PMO
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 147 (33.79%) Docker
2 14 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 121 (27.82%) Terraform
2 107 (24.60%) Kubernetes
3 30 (6.90%) Ansible
4 21 (4.83%) Puppet
5 15 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.76%) Grafana
7 9 (2.07%) Istio
7 9 (2.07%) Packer
8 8 (1.84%) Kibana
8 8 (1.84%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.15%) MIIS
9 5 (1.15%) Rancher
9 5 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.92%) Argo
11 3 (0.69%) Graphite
11 3 (0.69%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.46%) Nagios
13 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.23%) Opsgenie
13 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (7.13%) Oracle
2 23 (5.29%) New Relic
3 21 (4.83%) IBM
4 11 (2.53%) Atlassian
5 10 (2.30%) Google
5 10 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.07%) VMware
7 8 (1.84%) Checkmarx
7 8 (1.84%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.84%) Splunk
8 7 (1.61%) AppDynamics
8 7 (1.61%) Trend Micro
9 6 (1.38%) Blue Coat
9 6 (1.38%) Databricks
9 6 (1.38%) F5
10 5 (1.15%) Snow
11 4 (0.92%) Progress
12 3 (0.69%) Informatica
12 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.69%) SAP