The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £455 -
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon SQS
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 East of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
118 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.12% 2.54% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 36 25
Average daily rate £425 £278 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.15% -34.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £190 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £47.00 £18.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -37.36%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
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%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA