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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK / England
Rank 524 571 565
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 46 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.045% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 6
Median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £480 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+29.72% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5202 3467 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 7.45% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 2429 1547
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 57 64
Median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £100.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +34 40 £450 +2.85% 13
North West - 4 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 2
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 90 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
2 63 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 59 (65.56%) Java
4 57 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (60.00%) Web Services
6 47 (52.22%) TDD
7 45 (50.00%) Linux
8 40 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 39 (43.33%) Jenkins
10 34 (37.78%) BDD
11 33 (36.67%) REST
11 33 (36.67%) Spring
12 31 (34.44%) JUnit
12 31 (34.44%) Software Engineering
13 30 (33.33%) Ruby
13 30 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
14 29 (32.22%) DevOps
15 28 (31.11%) Python
16 27 (30.00%) HTML
16 27 (30.00%) JSON
17 26 (28.89%) Tomcat
17 26 (28.89%) Elasticsearch
18 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
18 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
18 25 (27.78%) Maven
19 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (25.56%) XML
21 22 (24.44%) Puppet
21 22 (24.44%) Microservices

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 26 (28.89%) Elasticsearch
1 26 (28.89%) Tomcat
2 15 (16.67%) JBoss
2 15 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 14 (15.56%) Apache
3 14 (15.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (13.33%) nginx
5 9 (10.00%) Confluence
6 8 (8.89%) IIS
7 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 90 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
2 63 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 40 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (23.33%) Amazon ELB
5 18 (20.00%) Route 53
6 17 (18.89%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (17.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 13 (14.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (14.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 12 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (11.11%) CloudFront
12 9 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (5.56%) AWS CloudTrail
15 4 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (2.22%) Amazon Kinesis
17 1 (1.11%) AWS OpsWorks
17 1 (1.11%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) HTTP
2 6 (6.67%) Kerberos
2 6 (6.67%) LDAP
3 5 (5.56%) SSL
4 4 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.44%) VPN
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (14.44%) MongoDB
5 12 (13.33%) MySQL
6 8 (8.89%) Redis
7 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.56%) RethinkDB
8 4 (4.44%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.44%) SimpleDB
8 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.11%) Big Data
9 1 (1.11%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.11%) Mahout
9 1 (1.11%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 31 (34.44%) JUnit
3 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 25 (27.78%) Maven
4 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 13 (14.44%) JIRA
5 13 (14.44%) Mockito
5 13 (14.44%) RSpec
6 9 (10.00%) Subversion
7 7 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (7.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (7.78%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.44%) MSTest
8 4 (4.44%) NUnit
8 4 (4.44%) Selenium
8 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.33%) Log4Net
9 3 (3.33%) Moq
9 3 (3.33%) NSubstitute
10 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Publishing
3 3 (3.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) AWS Engineer
2 32 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Software Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (17.78%) Agile Developer
6 15 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
7 14 (15.56%) AWS Developer
8 13 (14.44%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) NoSQL Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.00%) Web Services
2 33 (36.67%) REST
2 33 (36.67%) Spring
3 27 (30.00%) HTML
3 27 (30.00%) JSON
4 23 (25.56%) XML
5 15 (16.67%) HTML5
6 14 (15.56%) EJB
6 14 (15.56%) ELK Stack
6 14 (15.56%) Node.js
7 13 (14.44%) RESTful
8 11 (12.22%) .NET
9 10 (11.11%) Kafka
10 6 (6.67%) CSS
10 6 (6.67%) J2EE
10 6 (6.67%) SOAP
10 6 (6.67%) Spring Boot
11 5 (5.56%) Apache Camel
11 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) PKI
1 6 (6.67%) Wiki
2 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) BBC
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.11%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (12.22%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) CentOS
3 8 (8.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.11%) SUSE
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (52.22%) TDD
3 34 (37.78%) BDD
4 31 (34.44%) Software Engineering
5 29 (32.22%) DevOps
6 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (24.44%) Microservices
8 21 (23.33%) Scrum
9 20 (22.22%) Web Development
10 14 (15.56%) Open Source
11 13 (14.44%) Auto-Scaling
11 13 (14.44%) Configuration Management
12 12 (13.33%) Content Enrichment
13 11 (12.22%) API Development
13 11 (12.22%) OO
14 9 (10.00%) Pair Programming
14 9 (10.00%) Video Processing
15 8 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (7.78%) High Availability
16 7 (7.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (65.56%) Java
2 30 (33.33%) Ruby
3 28 (31.11%) Python
4 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.78%) PHP
6 15 (16.67%) Perl
7 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 11 (12.22%) C#
9 9 (10.00%) SQL
10 6 (6.67%) C
11 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.22%) Go
13 1 (1.11%) ES6
13 1 (1.11%) GraphQL
13 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.11%) R
13 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) Docker
2 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (24.44%) Puppet
2 17 (18.89%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.56%) Ansible
4 9 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 7 (7.78%) Salt
6 6 (6.67%) SELinux
7 5 (5.56%) Kibana
7 5 (5.56%) logstash
8 4 (4.44%) Terraform
9 3 (3.33%) collectd
9 3 (3.33%) Mesos
9 3 (3.33%) Perfmon
9 3 (3.33%) StatsD
10 2 (2.22%) Consul
11 1 (1.11%) Packer
11 1 (1.11%) Rancher
11 1 (1.11%) rkt
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.78%) New Relic
3 6 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 6 (6.67%) Trend Micro
3 6 (6.67%) VMware
4 5 (5.56%) Twilio
5 4 (4.44%) Apigee
5 4 (4.44%) Rackspace
5 4 (4.44%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
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