Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 November 2018 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 186 200
Rank change year-on-year +56 +14 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 70 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.24% 0.10% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 0 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 - £450
10th Percentile £394 - £425
90th Percentile £638 - £475
England median daily rate £525 £500 £510
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.96% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £34.74 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.14% -

Amazon RDS 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,122 974 1,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.56% 22.20% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 656 912
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £291 £305 £281
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.69% +52.63% -18.57%
10th Percentile £13.02 £11.75 £12.30
90th Percentile £34.13 £37.85 £31.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +0.39%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon RDS in Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon RDS in Yorkshire

Amazon RDS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +50 60 £550 - 3
South Yorkshire - 8 £500 - 1
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon RDS 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 70 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (72.86%) Amazon S3
4 45 (64.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 38 (54.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 38 (54.29%) AWS Lambda
5 38 (54.29%) Serverless
6 37 (52.86%) Auto-Scaling
7 34 (48.57%) Terraform
7 34 (48.57%) Firewall
8 30 (42.86%) JIRA
9 29 (41.43%) Confluence
10 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (38.57%) DevOps
12 25 (35.71%) Amazon ELB
13 22 (31.43%) Degree
14 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
15 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
15 20 (28.57%) Ansible
15 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
15 20 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
16 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
17 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
18 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (24.29%) TDD
18 17 (24.29%) Pair Programming
18 17 (24.29%) MySQL
18 17 (24.29%) PHP
18 17 (24.29%) Linux
18 17 (24.29%) PHP 7

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (41.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 70 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (72.86%) Amazon S3
4 45 (64.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 38 (54.29%) AWS Lambda
5 38 (54.29%) Serverless
5 38 (54.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 25 (35.71%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (21.43%) Route 53
8 12 (17.14%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (17.14%) IaaS
9 11 (15.71%) PaaS
9 11 (15.71%) SaaS
10 2 (2.86%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (2.86%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (1.43%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) Firewall
2 11 (15.71%) DNS
2 11 (15.71%) ICMP
2 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.71%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.29%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (42.86%) JIRA
2 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
3 16 (22.86%) Selenium
4 15 (21.43%) PHPUnit
4 15 (21.43%) Vagrant
5 11 (15.71%) GitLab
5 11 (15.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.29%) CircleCI
7 3 (4.29%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (30.00%) Developer
3 18 (25.71%) Consultant
4 17 (24.29%) PHP Developer
5 15 (21.43%) AWS Consultant
6 13 (18.57%) AWS DevOps
6 13 (18.57%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (15.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (12.86%) Architect
8 9 (12.86%) AWS Architect
9 6 (8.57%) Automation Consultant
10 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (4.29%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) ETL Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior DevOps
11 3 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
12 2 (2.86%) Principal Consultant
12 2 (2.86%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) Doctrine
2 15 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) CSS
3 6 (8.57%) CSS3
3 6 (8.57%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) Dropwizard
4 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) JSON
4 1 (1.43%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) REST
4 1 (1.43%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.43%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) Public Cloud
3 9 (12.86%) Cloud Native
4 4 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) VMS
3 6 (8.57%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) CentOS
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) Auto-Scaling
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.57%) DevOps
4 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (24.29%) Pair Programming
4 17 (24.29%) TDD
5 16 (22.86%) CQRS
5 16 (22.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 16 (22.86%) Microservices
5 16 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 15 (21.43%) IT Strategy
6 15 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 15 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 11 (15.71%) Coaching
8 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.71%) Load Balancing
8 11 (15.71%) Open Source
8 11 (15.71%) Software Delivery
8 11 (15.71%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
2 17 (24.29%) PHP
2 17 (24.29%) PHP 7
3 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.14%) Python
4 5 (7.14%) Ruby
5 3 (4.29%) Java
5 3 (4.29%) Perl
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
5 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) C#
6 2 (2.86%) Scala
6 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Degree
2 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.29%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (48.57%) Terraform
2 20 (28.57%) Ansible
3 12 (17.14%) Puppet
4 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (12.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Zend
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.86%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.43%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle