The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 April 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 Relational Database Service (RDS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +2.77% +7.14%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 338 452 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 24.40% 22.42% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 337 380
Median daily rate £375 £382 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.83% +5.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.09 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.08% -13.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker