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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank - - 206
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 - £325
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
1375 1321 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.83% 22.15% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1004 1053
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.75 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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