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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 278 256 251
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.92% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £410 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £410 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.85% +31.20%
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
797 436 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.27% 4.38% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 259 164
Average daily rate £450 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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
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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire +4 2 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Celery
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Celery
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Django
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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