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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank - 386 365
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.020% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
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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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
4755 4975 4604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.66% 22.78% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3376 3438 3196
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £118.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Zope
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) Mason
1 3 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (100.00%) Catalyst
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) CPAN
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 1 (33.33%) ObjectDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) ObjectDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Perl Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) Mason
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
1 3 (100.00%) Catalyst
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) CPAN
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL