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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - 218
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £243 £325
% change year-on-year
- -25.38%
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
1335 1704 1593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.57% 23.21% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1264 1177
Average daily rate £450 £450 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 17
Average hourly rate £44.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £18.80 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £59.87 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

SimpleDB
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

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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