The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 623 596 593
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.055% 0.087% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -
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
UK

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
10917 11433 10863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.81% 23.14% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7490 7578 7030
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 161 186
Median hourly rate £31.90 £22.85 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.60% -28.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SimpleDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 6 £475 - 3
SimpleDB
UK

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for SimpleDB.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (55.56%) RSpec
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon S3
3 5 (55.56%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (55.56%) Mockito
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (44.44%) Redis
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon S3
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (55.56%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (44.44%) Redis
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) Mockito
2 5 (55.56%) RSpec
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) AWS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) MPEG
1 2 (22.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Structured Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Video Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
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