The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 248 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate
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£483 - -
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
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
597 366 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.03% 3.93% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 213 191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -47.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.61 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £120.20 £30.90
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 the South East

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

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Amazon SQS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon SQS across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Amazon SQS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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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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
Hampshire - 11 £458 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £500 -
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (96.15%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) JUnit
3 14 (53.85%) Web Services
3 14 (53.85%) XML
3 14 (53.85%) TDD
3 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) Amazon S3
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) BDD
4 12 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (46.15%) Docker
5 11 (42.31%) Web Development
5 11 (42.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (38.46%) Java EE
7 9 (34.62%) Microservices
8 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 8 (30.77%) JSON
8 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 8 (30.77%) HTML
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) JBoss
8 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
8 8 (30.77%) EJB
9 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (26.92%) Puppet
10 6 (23.08%) Ansible

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 8 (30.77%) JBoss
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (53.85%) Amazon S3
3 11 (42.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) JUnit
2 6 (23.08%) Mockito
2 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
1 11 (42.31%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Web Services
1 14 (53.85%) XML
1 14 (53.85%) Spring
2 10 (38.46%) Java EE
3 8 (30.77%) JSON
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) EJB
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) REST
4 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) XSLT
4 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.85%) CentOS
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) TDD
2 12 (46.15%) BDD
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Web Development
4 9 (34.62%) Microservices
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 6 (23.08%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
1 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (23.08%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) F5