The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 574 541 570
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +29
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.074% 0.037% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £243 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.63% -32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £243 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £243 £383
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10782 10902 11300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.55% 22.59% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6905 6919 6562
Average daily rate £400 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £255 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 183 311
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -6.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £15.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in England

SimpleDB
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 1 - - 1
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SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) Ruby
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (58.33%) Redis
5 6 (50.00%) Couchbase
5 6 (50.00%) Node.js
5 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 6 (50.00%) Salt
5 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 6 (50.00%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (50.00%) C++
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) Perl
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Mason
8 3 (25.00%) Memcached

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) Zope
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (8.33%) Route 53
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Redis
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (50.00%) Couchbase
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) CouchDB
6 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) ObjectDB
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Perl Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Django
2 3 (25.00%) Mason
2 3 (25.00%) Memcached
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) POSIX
3 1 (8.33%) CPAN
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) IPTV
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Metadata Management
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
1 8 (66.67%) Python
1 8 (66.67%) Ruby
2 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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