The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon SQS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.16% 2.25% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 3
Average daily rate £350 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £300 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon SQS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Cambridge - 4 £200 -
Amazon SQS
East of England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Amazon SQS 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 Amazon SQS.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CloudFront
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Amazon SQS 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 Amazon SQS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) CloudFront
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA