The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 562 583 584
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 55 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.085% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.14% 1.36% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 8
Median daily rate £475 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% +59.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £200
% change year-on-year
- +125.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon SQS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
4819 3151 2122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.90% 6.21% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3428 2065 1379
Median daily rate £468 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 65 46
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +101.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-40.99% +78.33%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon SQS across the England region.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Trend in England

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon SQS across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 40 £475 +11.76% 3
South East -3 10 £475 +5.55%
North West -20 2 £450 +12.50% 1
South West - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 £488 - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon SQS 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 89 (98.89%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (74.44%) Amazon S3
3 51 (56.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 47 (52.22%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (50.00%) Java
6 41 (45.56%) Web Services
6 41 (45.56%) Linux
6 41 (45.56%) Amazon RDS
7 40 (44.44%) DevOps
8 35 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 34 (37.78%) TDD
10 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
11 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (32.22%) Jenkins
12 29 (32.22%) Docker
13 28 (31.11%) Ruby
14 26 (28.89%) JUnit
14 26 (28.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 25 (27.78%) BDD
15 25 (27.78%) Route 53
16 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
18 21 (23.33%) REST
19 20 (22.22%) Cucumber
19 20 (22.22%) MongoDB
19 20 (22.22%) Ansible
19 20 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 20 (22.22%) HTML
19 20 (22.22%) Python
20 18 (20.00%) SOA

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.33%) JBoss
1 12 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 12 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 12 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (2.22%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 89 (98.89%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (74.44%) Amazon S3
3 51 (56.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 47 (52.22%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (28.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 25 (27.78%) Route 53
7 20 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 18 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (17.78%) Amazon ELB
9 16 (17.78%) CloudFront
10 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (6.67%) IaaS
12 6 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (5.56%) PaaS
14 3 (3.33%) GitHub
15 2 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (2.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.56%) Amazon RDS
2 35 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
4 20 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 16 (17.78%) MySQL
5 16 (17.78%) Redis
6 9 (10.00%) MarkLogic
7 8 (8.89%) SimpleDB
8 7 (7.78%) Neo4j
8 7 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.11%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (32.22%) Jenkins
3 26 (28.89%) JUnit
4 20 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 16 (17.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (17.78%) Subversion
6 13 (14.44%) Maven
7 11 (12.22%) Mockito
7 11 (12.22%) TeamCity
8 10 (11.11%) RSpec
9 7 (7.78%) JIRA
9 7 (7.78%) Selenium
9 7 (7.78%) Vagrant
10 6 (6.67%) Liquibase
11 5 (5.56%) GitLab
12 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
13 2 (2.22%) Hudson
14 1 (1.11%) CircleCI
14 1 (1.11%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Developer
2 34 (37.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (28.89%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (28.89%) Java Developer
4 24 (26.67%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.22%) AWS Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (6.67%) Scala Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
9 5 (5.56%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.56%) Web Services
2 21 (23.33%) REST
3 20 (22.22%) HTML
4 18 (20.00%) RESTful
5 17 (18.89%) JSON
5 17 (18.89%) Spring
5 17 (18.89%) XML
6 14 (15.56%) HTML5
7 12 (13.33%) EJB
8 10 (11.11%) Node.js
9 8 (8.89%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (8.89%) CSS
9 8 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (7.78%) Akka
10 7 (7.78%) ELK Stack
10 7 (7.78%) Play Framework
11 6 (6.67%) .NET
11 6 (6.67%) J2EE
11 6 (6.67%) LAMP
11 6 (6.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) MPEG
1 5 (5.56%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) PKI
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.56%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Unix
3 9 (10.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.56%) Android
4 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.22%) CentOS
5 2 (2.22%) Debian
5 2 (2.22%) Fedora
6 1 (1.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) DevOps
2 34 (37.78%) TDD
3 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (27.78%) BDD
5 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.00%) SOA
7 12 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
7 12 (13.33%) Web Development
8 11 (12.22%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.22%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.11%) Scrum
10 9 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (10.00%) OO
11 8 (8.89%) Content Enrichment
11 8 (8.89%) Open Source
11 8 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (7.78%) SDLC
13 6 (6.67%) Validation
14 5 (5.56%) OOP
14 5 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.00%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) Ruby
3 20 (22.22%) Python
4 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.22%) SQL
6 7 (7.78%) PHP
7 6 (6.67%) C#
7 6 (6.67%) Scala
8 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.22%) Perl
9 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.11%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 29 (32.22%) Docker
2 5 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (22.22%) Ansible
2 17 (18.89%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (18.89%) Puppet
3 9 (10.00%) Packer
4 7 (7.78%) Kibana
4 7 (7.78%) logstash
5 1 (1.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.22%) Apigee
2 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.22%) Sun
2 2 (2.22%) VMware
3 1 (1.11%) Google