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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 378 417 414
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 42 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.045% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.37% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 2
Median daily rate £475 £431 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -29.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £325 £603
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.89% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
3073 1977 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.31% 8.80% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2281 1506 1025
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.03 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.37% -11.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.10 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.50 £100.00 £33.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

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
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 10 December 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 - 2 £460 - 2
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 63 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (76.19%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (65.08%) Amazon S3
4 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (60.32%) Java
5 36 (57.14%) Web Services
6 35 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 32 (50.79%) TDD
8 27 (42.86%) Jenkins
9 25 (39.68%) Ruby
10 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
10 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
10 23 (36.51%) DevOps
11 22 (34.92%) Amazon RDS
11 22 (34.92%) NoSQL
12 21 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 20 (31.75%) REST
14 19 (30.16%) BDD
14 19 (30.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 19 (30.16%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (30.16%) Maven
14 19 (30.16%) Linux
14 19 (30.16%) Python
15 18 (28.57%) Scrum
16 17 (26.98%) Microservices
16 17 (26.98%) JUnit
17 15 (23.81%) Docker
18 13 (20.63%) Amazon ELB
18 13 (20.63%) Puppet

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 19 (30.16%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) Apache
4 8 (12.70%) Confluence
4 8 (12.70%) nginx
5 6 (9.52%) IIS
6 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.59%) JBoss
7 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 63 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (76.19%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (65.08%) Amazon S3
4 35 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (20.63%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (19.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 12 (19.05%) Route 53
7 11 (17.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (15.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (15.87%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (15.87%) CloudFront
9 8 (12.70%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (6.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (3.17%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (3.17%) GitHub
13 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (1.59%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (1.59%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (9.52%) Kerberos
2 6 (9.52%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) Amazon RDS
1 22 (34.92%) NoSQL
2 19 (30.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.87%) MySQL
5 8 (12.70%) Redis
6 5 (7.94%) SimpleDB
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.59%) Big Data
9 1 (1.59%) Mahout
9 1 (1.59%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.59%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 27 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
3 19 (30.16%) Maven
4 17 (26.98%) JUnit
5 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
5 13 (20.63%) JIRA
6 12 (19.05%) Mockito
6 12 (19.05%) RSpec
7 10 (15.87%) Subversion
8 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 6 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (6.35%) MSTest
10 4 (6.35%) NUnit
10 4 (6.35%) Selenium
10 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
11 3 (4.76%) Log4Net
11 3 (4.76%) Moq
11 3 (4.76%) NSubstitute
12 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
4 16 (25.40%) Java Developer
5 13 (20.63%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (19.05%) Software Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) Java Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) AWS Software Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Agile Developer
9 5 (7.94%) AWS Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) NoSQL Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Broadcast Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) Web Services
2 20 (31.75%) REST
3 13 (20.63%) Spring
4 12 (19.05%) Node.js
5 11 (17.46%) ELK Stack
6 10 (15.87%) .NET
7 8 (12.70%) HTML
7 8 (12.70%) JSON
7 8 (12.70%) XML
8 7 (11.11%) RESTful
9 6 (9.52%) Gherkin
9 6 (9.52%) J2EE
9 6 (9.52%) Kafka
9 6 (9.52%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) CSS
11 4 (6.35%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (6.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) PKI
1 6 (9.52%) Wiki
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) BBC
3 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.59%) Ontologies
4 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) CentOS
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.79%) TDD
3 23 (36.51%) DevOps
4 21 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (30.16%) BDD
6 18 (28.57%) Scrum
7 17 (26.98%) Microservices
8 12 (19.05%) Auto-Scaling
8 12 (19.05%) OO
8 12 (19.05%) Open Source
9 10 (15.87%) API Development
9 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
9 10 (15.87%) Pair Programming
10 7 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (11.11%) SOA
10 7 (11.11%) Video Processing
11 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) Ruby
3 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.16%) Python
5 10 (15.87%) C#
5 10 (15.87%) Perl
5 10 (15.87%) PHP
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.52%) C
9 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.17%) Go
11 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Docker
2 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Puppet
2 12 (19.05%) Ansible
3 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.52%) SELinux
5 4 (6.35%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.76%) Perfmon
7 2 (3.17%) Consul
7 2 (3.17%) Kibana
7 2 (3.17%) logstash
7 2 (3.17%) Mesos
8 1 (1.59%) Packer
8 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) New Relic
1 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 6 (9.52%) Trend Micro
2 6 (9.52%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Apigee
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.59%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) Sun
4 1 (1.59%) Twilio