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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 575 - 513
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 8 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% - 0.030%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.072% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 12
Average daily rate
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£369 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 - £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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11066 11080 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.90% 22.03% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7279 7105 5822
Average daily rate £403 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 179 200
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.90 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +30.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Yorkshire - 4 £369 -
North West - 4 - - 1
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UK

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (71.43%) Puppet
3 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (71.43%) Redis
3 10 (71.43%) Couchbase
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 10 (71.43%) Salt
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
5 8 (57.14%) Ruby
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Internet
7 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
7 6 (42.86%) Apache
7 6 (42.86%) UNIX
7 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 6 (42.86%) C++
7 6 (42.86%) PHP
7 6 (42.86%) Node.js
8 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
8 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
8 4 (28.57%) Django
8 4 (28.57%) Mason
8 4 (28.57%) RESTful

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) Node.js
2 4 (28.57%) Zope
3 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Route 53
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 10 (71.43%) Redis
2 10 (71.43%) Couchbase
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Perl Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Perl Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) Django
2 4 (28.57%) Mason
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) Catalyst
2 4 (28.57%) Memcached
3 2 (14.29%) POSIX
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (21.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Kanban
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) Network Design
9 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
1 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
1 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (71.43%) Salt
2 2 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) hybris
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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