The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 72 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 1.47% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Average daily rate
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- £243 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £243 £350
% change year-on-year
- -30.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
250 272 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.13% 29.99% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 165 228
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +175.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Salt

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Salt