The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 196 - 224
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% - 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.077% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £243 £335
% change year-on-year
- -27.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1301 1639 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.02% 22.59% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 1234 1148
Average daily rate £425 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 20
Average hourly rate £44.50 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SimpleDB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SimpleDB across the City of London region.

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SimpleDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SimpleDB.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Zope
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) ObjectDB

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SimpleDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SimpleDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Zope
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) ObjectDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL