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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £415 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SimpleDB
London

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
824 1543 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.53% 25.95% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 1206 1060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £608 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SimpleDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SimpleDB 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 City of London region with a requirement for SimpleDB.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) N-Tier

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) HBase
3 1 (16.67%) MarkLogic
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (83.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (16.67%) Finagle
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Ratpack
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle