The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 101 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.063% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SimpleDB
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
493 434 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.38% 27.49% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 252 248
Average daily rate £363 £313 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.79 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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

SimpleDB
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 7 £325 -
SimpleDB
Yorkshire

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Redis
1 9 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Salt
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Client/Server
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Redis
1 9 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) Salt
2 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle