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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK / England
Rank 535 582 573
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -9
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 44 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.055% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 12
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £365 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - £425
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
5329 3693 2356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 7.87% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3797 2624 1534
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 60 84
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

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 February 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 February 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 +20 37 £445 +1.71% 6
North West - 4 £600 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £363 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 66 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
3 61 (67.78%) Amazon S3
4 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (56.67%) Java
5 51 (56.67%) Web Services
6 46 (51.11%) Linux
7 39 (43.33%) TDD
8 38 (42.22%) Jenkins
9 37 (41.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 36 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
11 33 (36.67%) Ruby
12 31 (34.44%) Spring
13 30 (33.33%) Python
13 30 (33.33%) DevOps
14 29 (32.22%) BDD
14 29 (32.22%) REST
15 27 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
15 27 (30.00%) Software Engineering
16 25 (27.78%) HTML
17 23 (25.56%) Maven
17 23 (25.56%) Scrum
17 23 (25.56%) Puppet
18 22 (24.44%) Amazon ELB
18 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (24.44%) JUnit
19 21 (23.33%) Tomcat
20 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
20 20 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
21 19 (21.11%) JSON

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 27 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 14 (15.56%) Apache
4 12 (13.33%) nginx
5 10 (11.11%) JBoss
5 10 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 10 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 10 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (10.00%) Confluence
6 9 (10.00%) IIS
7 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 90 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
3 61 (67.78%) Amazon S3
4 37 (41.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (24.44%) Amazon ELB
6 20 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (20.00%) Route 53
8 16 (17.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 13 (14.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (14.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 13 (14.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (11.11%) CloudFront
12 9 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (6.67%) Twilio
14 5 (5.56%) AWS CloudTrail
15 4 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (3.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
17 2 (2.22%) Amazon Kinesis
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%) Firewall
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
6 1 (1.11%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (18.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (18.89%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.44%) MongoDB
3 13 (14.44%) MySQL
4 7 (7.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.67%) RethinkDB
6 4 (4.44%) Big Data
6 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.44%) Redis
7 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.11%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.11%) Mahout
8 1 (1.11%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) Jenkins
2 23 (25.56%) Maven
3 22 (24.44%) JUnit
4 18 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (12.22%) JIRA
6 9 (10.00%) Mockito
6 9 (10.00%) RSpec
7 8 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (8.89%) TeamCity
8 7 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (6.67%) Subversion
10 4 (4.44%) MSTest
10 4 (4.44%) NUnit
10 4 (4.44%) Selenium
10 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.33%) Log4Net
11 3 (3.33%) Moq
11 3 (3.33%) NSubstitute
11 3 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Back Office
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) Java Developer
3 29 (32.22%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (21.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (17.78%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (17.78%) Software Engineer
6 15 (16.67%) Agile Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Java Engineer
6 15 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (14.44%) AWS Developer
8 12 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
9 11 (12.22%) AWS Software Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (4.44%) NoSQL Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.67%) Web Services
2 31 (34.44%) Spring
3 29 (32.22%) REST
4 25 (27.78%) HTML
5 19 (21.11%) JSON
6 14 (15.56%) Elastic Stack
6 14 (15.56%) XML
7 12 (13.33%) .NET
8 11 (12.22%) Kafka
8 11 (12.22%) Node.js
8 11 (12.22%) RESTful
9 10 (11.11%) EJB
9 10 (11.11%) HTML5
10 8 (8.89%) CSS
11 7 (7.78%) Spring Boot
12 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
12 6 (6.67%) J2EE
12 6 (6.67%) SOAP
12 6 (6.67%) Swagger
13 5 (5.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) PKI
2 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.22%) Wiki
5 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) BBC
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.11%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) CentOS
4 4 (4.44%) Unix
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) SUSE
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.33%) TDD
3 30 (33.33%) DevOps
4 29 (32.22%) BDD
5 27 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 23 (25.56%) Scrum
7 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (21.11%) Microservices
9 17 (18.89%) Web Development
10 14 (15.56%) Open Source
11 13 (14.44%) Configuration Management
12 11 (12.22%) API Development
13 9 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
13 9 (10.00%) Video Processing
14 8 (8.89%) Content Enrichment
14 8 (8.89%) OO
15 7 (7.78%) Security Monitoring
15 7 (7.78%) SOA
16 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.67%) Java
2 33 (36.67%) Ruby
3 30 (33.33%) Python
4 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.56%) C#
5 14 (15.56%) Perl
5 14 (15.56%) SQL
6 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
6 13 (14.44%) PHP
7 6 (6.67%) C
8 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.22%) ES6
9 2 (2.22%) Go
9 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.11%) GraphQL
10 1 (1.11%) Korn
10 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) 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 19 (21.11%) Docker
2 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (25.56%) Puppet
2 18 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (14.44%) Ansible
4 7 (7.78%) Salt
5 6 (6.67%) SELinux
6 5 (5.56%) Kibana
6 5 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 5 (5.56%) logstash
7 4 (4.44%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (4.44%) Terraform
8 3 (3.33%) collectd
8 3 (3.33%) Mesos
8 3 (3.33%) Perfmon
8 3 (3.33%) StatsD
9 2 (2.22%) Consul
10 1 (1.11%) Packer
10 1 (1.11%) Rancher
10 1 (1.11%) rkt
10 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 4 (4.44%) Rackspace
4 4 (4.44%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
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