The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon SimpleDB
England / London
Rank 401 407 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.019% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.042% 0.079% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4778 5086 4883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.60% 24.32% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3415 3669 3478
Median daily rate £500 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 29
Median hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £17.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SimpleDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for SimpleDB.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) Mockito
3 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 4 (57.14%) Apigee
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) RSpec
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (57.14%) Gherkin

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Presto
5 1 (14.29%) HBase
5 1 (14.29%) MarkLogic
5 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Mockito
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) RSpec
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (14.29%) Finagle
6 1 (14.29%) Ratpack
6 1 (14.29%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) BBC
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
3 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (14.29%) Groovy
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Mesos
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apigee
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle