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 27 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 571 575 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.014% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
2599 1687 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.14% 3.40% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 1073 671
Average daily rate £423 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
- +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 28 18
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £37.50 £47.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.52
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.06%

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
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 27 April 2015. 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 -8 8 £425 +8.28% 11
South East -17 4 £410 - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (85.19%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) Amazon S3
4 20 (74.07%) Web Services
5 19 (70.37%) TDD
6 18 (66.67%) Spring
6 18 (66.67%) JSON
6 18 (66.67%) Linux
7 17 (62.96%) BDD
8 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
9 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
10 13 (48.15%) XML
11 12 (44.44%) HTML
11 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (44.44%) REST
11 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
11 12 (44.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (40.74%) Apache Camel
12 11 (40.74%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (37.04%) JBoss
13 10 (37.04%) JUnit
13 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
13 10 (37.04%) EJB
13 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
13 10 (37.04%) RESTful
13 10 (37.04%) HTML5
14 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
14 9 (33.33%) SOA
15 8 (29.63%) Apache

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 10 (37.04%) JBoss
3 8 (29.63%) Apache
3 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 12 (44.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (40.74%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (25.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (7.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (7.41%) PaaS
7 2 (7.41%) Route 53
7 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 10 (37.04%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.93%) Subversion
5 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 5 (18.52%) Hudson
7 3 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (7.41%) Selenium
8 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
8 2 (7.41%) Gradle
8 2 (7.41%) Grunt
9 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Java Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) Spring
2 18 (66.67%) JSON
3 13 (48.15%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) REST
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) Apache Camel
6 10 (37.04%) EJB
6 10 (37.04%) RESTful
6 10 (37.04%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.41%) OSGi
9 2 (7.41%) WSDL
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
9 2 (7.41%) jQuery
9 2 (7.41%) JPA
9 2 (7.41%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
2 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
2 5 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) BDD
3 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (29.63%) Web Development
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (18.52%) MVC
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) Kanban
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps
10 3 (11.11%) OOP
11 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
11 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
12 1 (3.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Scala
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Clojure
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) OpenAM
2 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) OpenSSO
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.41%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.70%) Akamai
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day then £70,000
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago