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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 144
Contract jobs citing SimpleDB 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £415
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 454 646 883
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.81% 23.33% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 469 590
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £19.75 £16.09 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.74% -54.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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

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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