The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 556 550 544
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 6 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.057% 0.039% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £271 £350
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10557 10133 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.74% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6650 6340 6654
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 204 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
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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 29 July 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
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SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 6 (85.71%) Redis
3 5 (71.43%) Couchbase
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Salt
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
1 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 5 (71.43%) Couchbase
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Salt