The first table below looks at the demand for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 93 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 5 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.26% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 0.92% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Average daily rate
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- £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
393 434 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.31% 28.18% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 234 357
Average daily rate £325 £280 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 17
Average hourly rate £14.75 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Salt

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Salt