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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 425 432 435
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 18 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.59% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 4
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £516 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +150.00%
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
3038 1707 1405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 7.30% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2225 1263 989
Median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 15
Median hourly rate £29.22 £21.64 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.01% -26.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.02 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £34.12 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 September 2016.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 58 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (70.69%) Amazon EC2
2 41 (70.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 40 (68.97%) Amazon S3
4 30 (51.72%) Jenkins
5 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (46.55%) TDD
6 27 (46.55%) Web Services
7 26 (44.83%) DevOps
8 25 (43.10%) NoSQL
9 24 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (39.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 22 (37.93%) Docker
11 22 (37.93%) Java
11 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
11 22 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (31.03%) JUnit
13 17 (29.31%) Ruby
14 16 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
14 16 (27.59%) BDD
14 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
15 15 (25.86%) Scrum
15 15 (25.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 15 (25.86%) Ansible
15 15 (25.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 14 (24.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (24.14%) MongoDB
16 14 (24.14%) RSpec
16 14 (24.14%) Mockito
16 14 (24.14%) Linux

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 9 (15.52%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 58 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (70.69%) Amazon EC2
2 41 (70.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 40 (68.97%) Amazon S3
4 15 (25.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 15 (25.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 14 (24.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 13 (22.41%) CloudFront
7 12 (20.69%) Route 53
8 11 (18.97%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (13.79%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (3.45%) GitHub
14 1 (1.72%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (1.72%) Heroku
14 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) NoSQL
2 24 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
3 23 (39.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (24.14%) MongoDB
5 10 (17.24%) Redis
6 8 (13.79%) MySQL
6 8 (13.79%) SimpleDB
7 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.72%) Big Data
11 1 (1.72%) Mahout
11 1 (1.72%) MarkLogic
11 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
3 18 (31.03%) JUnit
4 14 (24.14%) Maven
4 14 (24.14%) Mockito
4 14 (24.14%) RSpec
5 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
6 10 (17.24%) Subversion
6 10 (17.24%) TeamCity
7 8 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (13.79%) JIRA
8 4 (6.90%) Liquibase
8 4 (6.90%) MSTest
8 4 (6.90%) NUnit
8 4 (6.90%) Selenium
8 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.17%) Log4Net
9 3 (5.17%) Moq
9 3 (5.17%) NSubstitute
10 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (10.34%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) AWS Developer
8 5 (8.62%) NoSQL Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Scala Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Scala Developer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Web Services
2 11 (18.97%) REST
3 10 (17.24%) Node.js
3 10 (17.24%) RESTful
4 7 (12.07%) JSON
4 7 (12.07%) Spring
4 7 (12.07%) XML
5 6 (10.34%) Gherkin
5 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 5 (8.62%) .NET
6 5 (8.62%) ELK Stack
7 4 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (6.90%) Akka
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.90%) CSS
7 4 (6.90%) Play Framework
7 4 (6.90%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Wiki
2 3 (5.17%) MPEG
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) BBC
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.72%) Ontologies
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) CentOS
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Debian
4 2 (3.45%) Fedora
5 1 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) TDD
3 26 (44.83%) DevOps
4 22 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
5 16 (27.59%) BDD
6 15 (25.86%) Scrum
7 12 (20.69%) OO
7 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.52%) Microservices
8 9 (15.52%) SOA
9 8 (13.79%) API Development
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (13.79%) Open Source
10 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.07%) OOP
10 7 (12.07%) Video Processing
11 5 (8.62%) MVC
11 5 (8.62%) Pair Programming
11 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Java
2 17 (29.31%) Ruby
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) PHP
5 10 (17.24%) Python
6 5 (8.62%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 5 (8.62%) SQL
7 4 (6.90%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 22 (37.93%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Ansible
2 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.34%) Puppet
4 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.17%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.72%) logstash
6 1 (1.72%) Packer
6 1 (1.72%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Apigee
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) New Relic
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Sun
3 1 (1.72%) Trend Micro
3 1 (1.72%) VMware