Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 159 191
Rank change year-on-year -2 +32 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 18 44 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.90% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.17% 3.85% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.95% - -
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.00 £32.00 £24.49
% change year-on-year +62.50% +30.69% -38.79%

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 828 1,144 985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.16% 23.35% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 815 643
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £308 £305 £300
90th Percentile £575 £549 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £15.22 £14.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%

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 August 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 20 August 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 +5 16 £420 -23.64% 1
South Yorkshire -14 2 £400 -20.00%
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
5 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Mockito
7 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (27.78%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) Splunk
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (22.22%) Confluence

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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (5.56%) Luigi
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (22.22%) Serverless
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (16.67%) GitHub
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (11.11%) CloudFront
7 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (11.11%) Route 53
8 1 (5.56%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Parquet
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
4 5 (27.78%) Mockito
5 3 (16.67%) Maven
6 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 2 (11.11%) Gatling
6 2 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.56%) FishEye
7 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
1 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administration Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 5 (27.78%) REST
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Camel
3 3 (16.67%) Drools
3 3 (16.67%) OpenID
3 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) Keycloak
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (11.11%) Swagger
5 1 (5.56%) MLlib
5 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) API Design
5 2 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Operations
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Java 8
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) HDFS
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Packer
4 1 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Splunk
2 3 (16.67%) ForgeRock
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Databricks
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec