The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 409 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.040% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £456 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £315 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SimpleDB
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4967 4879 5026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.49% 23.42% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3593 3455 3447
Average daily rate £475 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 42
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in London

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) MPEG
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Docker

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) MPEG
2 2 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago