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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 99 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 6 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 0.45% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.29% 1.89% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 14
Average daily rate
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£415 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 - £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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
466 265 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.68% 23.64% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 168 148
Average daily rate £339 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -64.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £63.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Redis
1 10 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 10 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) Salt
2 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (90.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (70.00%) HAProxy
3 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (70.00%) Ansible
3 7 (70.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (70.00%) POSIX
3 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Kanban
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) nginx
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Route 53
2 7 (70.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Redis
1 10 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Network Design
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (100.00%) Salt
2 7 (70.00%) HAProxy
2 7 (70.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) hybris