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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
England / South East
Rank - 249 247
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.012% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.17% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
759 603 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.41% 7.35% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 400 255
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% +177.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £14.55 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £60.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 27 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) JBoss
1 15 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
1 15 (100.00%) JSON
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (93.33%) BDD
2 14 (93.33%) EJB
2 14 (93.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (80.00%) Content Enrichment
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) Publishing

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (100.00%) JBoss
1 15 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) AWS Developer
3 8 (53.33%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) AWS Software Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Java Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 7 (46.67%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) JSON
1 15 (100.00%) REST
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) EJB
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
2 14 (93.33%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) Content Enrichment
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java