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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 548 571 570
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 47 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.50% 0.63% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 1
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£465 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £200 -
% change year-on-year
+137.62% -
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
3137 2224 1441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.92% 4.35% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1406 1017
Average daily rate £425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.10 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £80.50 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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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
South East - 21 £483 -
London 0 18 £425 +17.24% 4
North West - 8 £388 - 2
Amazon SQS
UK

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (59.02%) Amazon RDS
3 35 (57.38%) Linux
4 33 (54.10%) Amazon S3
5 32 (52.46%) Java
6 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (47.54%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (45.90%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (42.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 24 (39.34%) Puppet
11 23 (37.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (31.15%) Amazon ELB
12 19 (31.15%) Web Services
13 18 (29.51%) XML
13 18 (29.51%) TDD
14 17 (27.87%) Spring
14 17 (27.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 17 (27.87%) Docker
15 16 (26.23%) JUnit
16 14 (22.95%) Scrum
16 14 (22.95%) DevOps
16 14 (22.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 13 (21.31%) BDD
17 13 (21.31%) Java EE
17 13 (21.31%) JSON
18 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
18 12 (19.67%) Amazon EMR
19 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
19 11 (18.03%) Web Development
20 10 (16.39%) HTML

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
2 8 (13.11%) JBoss
3 6 (9.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.56%) Apache
4 4 (6.56%) Drupal
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.64%) CMS
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (54.10%) Amazon S3
3 28 (45.90%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (42.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 23 (37.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (31.15%) Amazon ELB
7 17 (27.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (22.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (19.67%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (16.39%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (6.56%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (4.92%) SaaS
13 2 (3.28%) IaaS
13 2 (3.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (1.64%) PaaS
14 1 (1.64%) CloudFront
14 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (59.02%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) Redis
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.64%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) JUnit
2 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.11%) Mockito
4 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.28%) Maven
7 1 (1.64%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.64%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.64%) Redmine
7 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (13.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
2 14 (22.95%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
5 10 (16.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Python Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Python/Django Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Django Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Web Services
2 18 (29.51%) XML
3 17 (27.87%) Spring
4 13 (21.31%) Java EE
4 13 (21.31%) JSON
5 10 (16.39%) HTML
6 9 (14.75%) HTML5
7 8 (13.11%) EJB
7 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.48%) Spring MVC
8 7 (11.48%) REST
9 6 (9.84%) jQuery
9 6 (9.84%) XSLT
10 5 (8.20%) MCollective
11 4 (6.56%) Django
11 4 (6.56%) Symfony
12 3 (4.92%) LAMP
13 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
13 2 (3.28%) Lucene
13 2 (3.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (57.38%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) CentOS
2 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) TDD
3 14 (22.95%) DevOps
3 14 (22.95%) Scrum
4 13 (21.31%) BDD
5 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.03%) Web Development
6 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.39%) Microservices
7 10 (16.39%) SDLC
8 8 (13.11%) MVC
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.56%) API Design
11 2 (3.28%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.28%) Release Management
12 1 (1.64%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.64%) OO
12 1 (1.64%) OOD
12 1 (1.64%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) Java
2 10 (16.39%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) PHP
5 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (47.54%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (39.34%) Puppet
3 8 (13.11%) Ansible
4 5 (8.20%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.64%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.28%) Akamai
4 1 (1.64%) F5
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) Sun
4 1 (1.64%) Juniper
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