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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 388 415 409
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 40 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.068% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.54% 0.94% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +122.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
2598 1707 1280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.02% 7.31% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1936 1173 861
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 23
Median hourly rate £24.75 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.86% +66.66%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
City of London +51 6 £475 +11.76% 3
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 67 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (74.63%) Amazon S3
3 45 (67.16%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (62.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (49.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 32 (47.76%) Amazon RDS
7 31 (46.27%) Java
8 30 (44.78%) DevOps
9 29 (43.28%) Web Services
10 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
11 25 (37.31%) TDD
12 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (34.33%) Linux
12 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
13 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
13 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (31.34%) Docker
15 20 (29.85%) Ruby
16 19 (28.36%) JUnit
16 19 (28.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 18 (26.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 18 (26.87%) Route 53
17 18 (26.87%) SOA
18 17 (25.37%) RESTful
18 17 (25.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 16 (23.88%) CloudFront
19 16 (23.88%) Amazon ELB
19 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
19 16 (23.88%) BDD
20 14 (20.90%) REST

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (7.46%) JBoss
1 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
1 5 (7.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 67 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (74.63%) Amazon S3
3 45 (67.16%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (62.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (28.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 18 (26.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 18 (26.87%) Route 53
7 17 (25.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 16 (23.88%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (23.88%) CloudFront
9 10 (14.93%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (14.93%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (8.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (7.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (7.46%) PaaS
12 4 (5.97%) IaaS
13 3 (4.48%) GitHub
14 2 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (7.46%) HTTP
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (49.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 32 (47.76%) Amazon RDS
3 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
4 13 (19.40%) MongoDB
5 9 (13.43%) MySQL
5 9 (13.43%) Redis
6 8 (11.94%) SimpleDB
7 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.99%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
2 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
3 19 (28.36%) JUnit
4 13 (19.40%) Cucumber
4 13 (19.40%) Maven
5 11 (16.42%) Mockito
6 10 (14.93%) RSpec
6 10 (14.93%) TeamCity
7 9 (13.43%) Subversion
8 8 (11.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (8.96%) Liquibase
10 5 (7.46%) JIRA
11 3 (4.48%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.99%) Hudson
General
1 8 (11.94%) Retail
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (31.34%) Java Developer
4 20 (29.85%) AWS Engineer
5 18 (26.87%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) AWS Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Senior Scala Developer
9 5 (7.46%) NoSQL Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Architect
10 4 (5.97%) AWS Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Azure Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Platform Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.48%) Lead DevOps
11 3 (4.48%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) Web Services
2 17 (25.37%) RESTful
3 14 (20.90%) REST
4 11 (16.42%) HTML
5 10 (14.93%) Spring
6 8 (11.94%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (11.94%) JSON
6 8 (11.94%) XML
7 6 (8.96%) Akka
7 6 (8.96%) CSS
7 6 (8.96%) J2EE
7 6 (8.96%) LAMP
7 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
7 6 (8.96%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (8.96%) Swagger
8 5 (7.46%) EJB
8 5 (7.46%) Gherkin
8 5 (7.46%) HTML5
9 4 (5.97%) .NET
9 4 (5.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) MPEG
1 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) PKI
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.99%) Wiki
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Unix
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Android
4 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.99%) CentOS
5 2 (2.99%) Debian
5 2 (2.99%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) DevOps
2 25 (37.31%) TDD
3 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (26.87%) SOA
6 16 (23.88%) BDD
7 12 (17.91%) Auto-Scaling
8 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 9 (13.43%) OO
10 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
10 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (11.94%) Open Source
10 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (10.45%) SDLC
12 6 (8.96%) Validation
13 5 (7.46%) OOP
13 5 (7.46%) Project Management
13 5 (7.46%) Video Processing
13 5 (7.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) Ruby
3 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.42%) Python
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
7 5 (7.46%) SQL
8 4 (5.97%) C#
9 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (19.40%) Ansible
3 9 (13.43%) Puppet
4 2 (2.99%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Apigee
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.99%) Sun
3 1 (1.49%) Google