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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 542 533 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 15 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.013% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
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
1773 1140 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.89% 2.56% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 739 524
Average daily rate £438 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 23 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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 +16 7 £500 +31.57% 5
South East - 6 £418 - 1
East of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (79.31%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) Amazon S3
4 18 (62.07%) JSON
4 18 (62.07%) Web Services
5 16 (55.17%) TDD
6 14 (48.28%) XML
6 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (44.83%) Linux
8 12 (41.38%) BDD
9 11 (37.93%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (37.93%) HTML
10 10 (34.48%) Spring
11 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
12 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
12 8 (27.59%) MVC
12 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 8 (27.59%) REST
12 8 (27.59%) HTML5
13 7 (24.14%) Apache
13 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
13 7 (24.14%) Apache Camel
13 7 (24.14%) ElastiCache
13 7 (24.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 6 (20.69%) Subversion
14 6 (20.69%) Scrum
14 6 (20.69%) Python
14 6 (20.69%) JBoss
14 6 (20.69%) ETL
14 6 (20.69%) EJB

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 7 (24.14%) Apache
3 6 (20.69%) JBoss
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
4 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
5 2 (6.90%) CMS
5 2 (6.90%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 24 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (68.97%) Amazon S3
3 11 (37.93%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (24.14%) ElastiCache
4 7 (24.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (6.90%) IaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (6.90%) PaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Big Data
2 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (13.79%) HBase
4 3 (10.34%) RavenDB
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) SimpleDB
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) Grunt
5 2 (6.90%) Gradle
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Hudson
5 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.90%) LLBLGen Pro
5 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) JSON
1 18 (62.07%) Web Services
2 14 (48.28%) XML
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) Spring
5 8 (27.59%) REST
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 7 (24.14%) Apache Camel
7 6 (20.69%) EJB
7 6 (20.69%) Kafka
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) RESTful
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) Apache Avro
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 3 (10.34%) .NET
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.90%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.69%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) iPhone
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) TDD
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) BDD
4 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) MVC
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) ETL
5 6 (20.69%) Web Development
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Big Data Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) DevOps
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
10 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Scala
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) OpenAM
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) ForgeRock
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.90%) Sencha
2 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator
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