The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 385 407 407
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 23 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.052% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 0.87% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 5
Average daily rate £438 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £385 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £392
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1942 1262 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.17% 5.95% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1458 883 526
Average daily rate £475 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 11
Average hourly rate £26.25 £28.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +69.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £42.00 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon SQS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon SQS across the London region.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon SQS across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +49 2 £438 +2.94% 1
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (79.31%) Amazon S3
3 18 (62.07%) Java
4 17 (58.62%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (51.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (48.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (48.28%) TDD
7 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
9 10 (34.48%) Ruby
9 10 (34.48%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (31.03%) DevOps
10 9 (31.03%) Spring
10 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (31.03%) SOA
11 8 (27.59%) Unix
11 8 (27.59%) OO
11 8 (27.59%) JSON
11 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
11 8 (27.59%) BDD
11 8 (27.59%) REST
11 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (24.14%) RESTful
12 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (24.14%) Maven
12 7 (24.14%) Linux
12 7 (24.14%) Python
12 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 7 (24.14%) JUnit

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (17.24%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (79.31%) Amazon S3
3 17 (58.62%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (51.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (20.69%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (20.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (17.24%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (17.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (17.24%) Route 53
8 4 (13.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (6.90%) IaaS
10 2 (6.90%) PaaS
11 1 (3.45%) SaaS
11 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (34.48%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (13.79%) Redis
4 4 (13.79%) SimpleDB
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.45%) MarkLogic
7 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Maven
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.24%) Mockito
5 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.79%) RSpec
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA
6 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
7 1 (3.45%) EasyMock
7 1 (3.45%) Liquibase
7 1 (3.45%) NUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Platform Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 9 (31.03%) Spring
3 8 (27.59%) JSON
3 8 (27.59%) REST
4 7 (24.14%) RESTful
5 5 (17.24%) Apache Camel
5 5 (17.24%) LAMP
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) J2EE
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.90%) EJB
8 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
8 2 (6.90%) Lucene
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) MPEG
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) TDD
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 9 (31.03%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) BDD
4 8 (27.59%) OO
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) MVC
7 4 (13.79%) OOP
7 4 (13.79%) Release Management
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Microservices
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Validation
8 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) Ruby
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.24%) Packer
3 3 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Sun
2 1 (3.45%) Zend
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