Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SimpleDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SimpleDB over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Amazon SimpleDB
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 604 625
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 -14
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 1 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.033% 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.009% 0.14% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
London median daily rate £401 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.90% +8.11% +23.33%
10th Percentile £400 £463 £421
90th Percentile £401 £525 £488
England median daily rate £401 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -19.90% +11.11% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SimpleDB is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11221 10532 11240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.82% 23.30% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8339 7465 8017
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £305
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 39 75
London median hourly rate £26.88 £29.88 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.03% +32.80% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18.28 £15.25 £14.85
90th Percentile £58.75 £84.40 £92.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

SimpleDB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SimpleDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SimpleDB in London

SimpleDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SimpleDB in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for SimpleDB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RavenDB
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

SimpleDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL