The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 27 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.

Amazon SimpleDB
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 132
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £320
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 502 667 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 23.63% 23.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 479 500
Median daily rate £363 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.60% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £680 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +6.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.75 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SimpleDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SimpleDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SimpleDB in Yorkshire