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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 - -
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
338 258 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.72% 24.57% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 175 80
Average daily rate £370 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £29.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +114.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

SimpleDB
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

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Redis
1 11 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 11 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
1 11 (100.00%) Salt
2 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
3 8 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) Node.js
4 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) Clustering
8 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 3 (27.27%) Apache

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Route 53
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Redis
1 11 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (100.00%) Salt
2 3 (27.27%) HAProxy
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) hybris