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 3 months to 28 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.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 134
Contract jobs citing Amazon RDS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.074%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £405
% change year-on-year - +17.28%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 505 687 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 23.76% 23.96% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 497 500
Median daily rate £363 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% +11.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +6.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.75 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Packer
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Packer
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack