The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Amazon RDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 65 55
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.17% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.95% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon RDS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 140 105 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 26.72% 17.56% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 53 73
Median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.90 - £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in West Sussex

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon RDS in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in West Sussex