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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 558 600 577
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -23
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 59 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £410 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £410 -
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -
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
4506 2846 1947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.18% 5.79% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3117 1843 1268
Median daily rate £463 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 78 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £14.85 £8.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.93 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +25 39 £500 +15.87% 6
South East -2 9 £450 +9.75% 1
East of England - 7 £488 - 2
North West - 2 £450 - 1
South West - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 87 (98.86%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (73.86%) Amazon S3
3 51 (57.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 48 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
5 44 (50.00%) DevOps
6 41 (46.59%) Java
7 38 (43.18%) Linux
8 31 (35.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 31 (35.23%) Web Services
9 28 (31.82%) Ruby
9 28 (31.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 26 (29.55%) Route 53
10 26 (29.55%) TDD
11 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
11 25 (28.41%) Python
12 24 (27.27%) Docker
13 23 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (26.14%) Jenkins
14 21 (23.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 21 (23.86%) SOA
15 19 (21.59%) BDD
16 18 (20.45%) Puppet
16 18 (20.45%) MongoDB
16 18 (20.45%) NoSQL
16 18 (20.45%) REST
16 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (20.45%) JUnit
17 17 (19.32%) Spring

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 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (10.23%) JBoss
2 9 (10.23%) Node.js
2 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.23%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.23%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.41%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 87 (98.86%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (73.86%) Amazon S3
3 51 (57.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 48 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (31.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 26 (29.55%) Route 53
7 21 (23.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (19.32%) Amazon ELB
8 17 (19.32%) CloudFront
9 15 (17.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (11.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (10.23%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (6.82%) IaaS
15 5 (5.68%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (5.68%) PaaS
16 2 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (2.27%) Heroku
17 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (6.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 31 (35.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 18 (20.45%) MongoDB
3 18 (20.45%) NoSQL
4 15 (17.05%) Redis
5 14 (15.91%) MySQL
6 10 (11.36%) MarkLogic
7 7 (7.95%) Neo4j
7 7 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.68%) SimpleDB
9 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
2 23 (26.14%) Jenkins
3 18 (20.45%) JUnit
4 13 (14.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (14.77%) Cucumber
5 11 (12.50%) Subversion
6 9 (10.23%) Maven
7 8 (9.09%) Mockito
7 8 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 7 (7.95%) RSpec
8 7 (7.95%) Selenium
8 7 (7.95%) Vagrant
9 6 (6.82%) Liquibase
10 5 (5.68%) GitLab
10 5 (5.68%) JIRA
11 2 (2.27%) Hudson
12 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (35.23%) AWS Engineer
4 21 (23.86%) Java Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (6.82%) Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) AWS Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Scala Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Scala Developer
9 5 (5.68%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) NoSQL Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) Web Services
2 18 (20.45%) REST
3 17 (19.32%) Spring
4 16 (18.18%) HTML
4 16 (18.18%) JSON
4 16 (18.18%) RESTful
5 13 (14.77%) XML
6 11 (12.50%) HTML5
7 9 (10.23%) EJB
7 9 (10.23%) LAMP
7 9 (10.23%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (7.95%) Akka
8 7 (7.95%) CSS
8 7 (7.95%) ELK Stack
8 7 (7.95%) J2EE
8 7 (7.95%) Play Framework
9 6 (6.82%) .NET
9 6 (6.82%) Swagger
10 5 (5.68%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) User Experience
2 4 (4.55%) MPEG
2 4 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.27%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.27%) Wiki
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.18%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) Unix
2 10 (11.36%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Android
3 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) CentOS
4 2 (2.27%) Debian
4 2 (2.27%) Fedora
5 1 (1.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (29.55%) TDD
3 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (23.86%) SOA
5 19 (21.59%) BDD
6 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (14.77%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
9 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (10.23%) Web Development
10 8 (9.09%) SDLC
11 7 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (7.95%) OO
11 7 (7.95%) Validation
12 6 (6.82%) Open Source
12 6 (6.82%) Project Management
12 6 (6.82%) Release Management
12 6 (6.82%) Scrum
13 5 (5.68%) Content Enrichment
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.59%) Java
2 28 (31.82%) Ruby
3 25 (28.41%) Python
4 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) SQL
6 7 (7.95%) PHP
7 6 (6.82%) C#
7 6 (6.82%) Scala
8 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.27%) Perl
10 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.14%) C++
11 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (20.45%) Puppet
3 17 (19.32%) Ansible
4 14 (15.91%) Packer
5 7 (7.95%) Kibana
5 7 (7.95%) logstash
6 1 (1.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle
2 3 (3.41%) Sun
3 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Apigee
4 1 (1.14%) Google
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