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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank - 257 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.063% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £418 -
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
619 392 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.23% 4.11% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 221 151
Average daily rate £425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.91% -39.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.97 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Mockito
2 7 (87.50%) Content Enrichment
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) AWS Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Content Enrichment
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java