Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 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 Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 - 200
Rank change year-on-year - +200 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 75 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.55% - 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.02% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £513 - £438
10th Percentile £405 - £414
90th Percentile £638 - £471
England median daily rate £525 £525 £520
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 1,068 928 1,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.05% 21.00% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 623 829
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £303 £300 £275
90th Percentile £571 £548 £538
England median daily rate £483 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +2.66% +9.94% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 2 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 £32.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.49% +36.46% +29.73%
10th Percentile £12.68 £23.03 £13.50
90th Percentile £23.44 £42.28 £31.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.31 £27.75
% change year-on-year +11.79% +12.83% -9.02%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 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
West Yorkshire - 65 £538 - 2
South Yorkshire - 7 £500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 75 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 53 (70.67%) Amazon S3
4 45 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (52.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 39 (52.00%) AWS Lambda
5 39 (52.00%) Serverless
6 38 (50.67%) Auto-Scaling
7 36 (48.00%) Terraform
8 35 (46.67%) DevOps
8 35 (46.67%) Firewall
9 29 (38.67%) JIRA
10 28 (37.33%) Confluence
11 26 (34.67%) Amazon ELB
11 26 (34.67%) Linux
12 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
13 22 (29.33%) Ansible
14 21 (28.00%) Degree
15 20 (26.67%) Route 53
15 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
16 19 (25.33%) Computer Science Degree
16 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
16 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
16 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
17 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
17 18 (24.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 17 (22.67%) Web Services
19 15 (20.00%) Public Cloud
19 15 (20.00%) Microservices

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 28 (37.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 75 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 53 (70.67%) Amazon S3
4 45 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (52.00%) AWS Lambda
5 39 (52.00%) Serverless
5 39 (52.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 26 (34.67%) Amazon ELB
7 20 (26.67%) Route 53
8 18 (24.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (18.67%) SaaS
10 13 (17.33%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (16.00%) IaaS
12 11 (14.67%) PaaS
13 2 (2.67%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (2.67%) Amazon SageMaker
13 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 1 (1.33%) Apigee
14 1 (1.33%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.67%) Firewall
2 13 (17.33%) DNS
2 13 (17.33%) ICMP
2 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.33%) VPN
3 2 (2.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (38.67%) JIRA
2 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (17.33%) GitLab
3 13 (17.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (17.33%) Selenium
4 12 (16.00%) PHPUnit
4 12 (16.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.00%) CircleCI
6 3 (4.00%) SonarQube
6 3 (4.00%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.33%) JMeter
7 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Consultant
3 17 (22.67%) Developer
4 16 (21.33%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
5 15 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) PHP Developer
7 9 (12.00%) Architect
7 9 (12.00%) AWS Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Automation Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (4.00%) ETL Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
11 3 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) Web Services
2 13 (17.33%) Doctrine
3 2 (2.67%) CSS
3 2 (2.67%) CSS3
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) HTML5
4 1 (1.33%) Dropwizard
4 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.33%) JSON
4 1 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) REST
4 1 (1.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 8 (10.67%) Cloud Native
3 3 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) VMS
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 6 (8.00%) CentOS
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 35 (46.67%) DevOps
3 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
5 15 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 15 (20.00%) Microservices
6 13 (17.33%) Coaching
6 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.33%) CQRS
6 13 (17.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (17.33%) Load Balancing
6 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.33%) Open Source
6 13 (17.33%) Pair Programming
6 13 (17.33%) Software Delivery
6 13 (17.33%) Systems Engineering
6 13 (17.33%) TDD
7 12 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.33%) PHP
3 13 (17.33%) PHP 7
4 9 (12.00%) Python
5 7 (9.33%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) Ruby
6 5 (6.67%) SQL
7 4 (5.33%) Java
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) C#
9 2 (2.67%) Scala
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 19 (25.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
3 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (48.00%) Terraform
2 22 (29.33%) Ansible
3 15 (20.00%) Puppet
4 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (10.67%) Salt
6 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
1 13 (17.33%) Zend
2 8 (10.67%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.33%) HP