The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SimpleDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon SimpleDB
UK / England
Rank - 611 591
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.037% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SimpleDB is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9553 10944 10785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.86% 22.31% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6496 7406 7015
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 159 147
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.75 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SimpleDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SimpleDB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SimpleDB in England

SimpleDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SimpleDB in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SimpleDB in England

SimpleDB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 England region with a requirement for SimpleDB.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
1 2 (100.00%) Mesos
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Presto

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Presto
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mesos
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Salt