The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
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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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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
656 657 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.35% 28.19% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 397 289
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £251 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £175.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SimpleDB
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SimpleDB Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SimpleDB
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
West Yorkshire - 6 £320 -
SimpleDB
England

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Redis
1 11 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 11 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
1 11 (100.00%) Salt
2 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
3 8 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) Node.js
4 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) Clustering
8 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 3 (27.27%) Apache

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Route 53
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Redis
1 11 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
1 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (100.00%) Salt
2 3 (27.27%) HAProxy
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) hybris