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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 577 548 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 12 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.023% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £455 -
% change year-on-year
-17.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1856 1204 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.68% 2.55% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 776 454
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 22 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.11 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.02% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £11.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.25 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon SQS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
London +19 8 £613 +61.18% 2
East of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire -15 1 - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) TDD
5 11 (44.00%) Amazon S3
6 10 (40.00%) JSON
7 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (36.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) Subversion
8 8 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (32.00%) REST
9 7 (28.00%) Spring
9 7 (28.00%) Maven
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (28.00%) UNIX
9 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (28.00%) Python
9 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 7 (28.00%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
10 6 (24.00%) Kafka
10 6 (24.00%) Apache Flume
10 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (24.00%) Apache
10 6 (24.00%) ETL
10 6 (24.00%) Scrum
10 6 (24.00%) JIRA
10 6 (24.00%) Hadoop

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (16.00%) Confluence
5 2 (8.00%) CMS
5 2 (8.00%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (44.00%) Amazon S3
3 8 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.00%) ElastiCache
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Route 53
4 2 (8.00%) PaaS
5 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data
4 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 4 (16.00%) HBase
4 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (12.00%) RavenDB
5 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) SimpleDB
7 1 (4.00%) Redis
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) Maven
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (24.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.00%) Grunt
7 2 (8.00%) Gradle
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium
7 2 (8.00%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (8.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (8.00%) Gerrit
8 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
8 1 (4.00%) NUnit
8 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
8 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 10 (40.00%) JSON
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) REST
5 7 (28.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
6 6 (24.00%) Kafka
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) Apache Avro
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (16.00%) WCF
9 3 (12.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (8.00%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) ETL
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
9 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) XQuery
4 4 (16.00%) XPath
4 4 (16.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Appcelerator
2 2 (8.00%) Sencha
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