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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 237 263 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 15 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.062% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.40% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1068 575 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.70% 5.90% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 345 225
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £26.50 £34.00
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 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +3 14 £450 -10.00%
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 24 (96.00%) Linux
1 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (92.00%) Amazon S3
2 23 (92.00%) HTML5
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) TDD
3 22 (88.00%) Spring
3 22 (88.00%) JSON
3 22 (88.00%) Java
3 22 (88.00%) JUnit
3 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
3 22 (88.00%) Web Services
3 22 (88.00%) XML
3 22 (88.00%) JBoss
3 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
3 22 (88.00%) BDD
3 22 (88.00%) WebSphere
3 22 (88.00%) Web Development
3 22 (88.00%) REST
4 21 (84.00%) EJB
4 21 (84.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (84.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (72.00%) Content Enrichment
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) Publishing
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (28.00%) RESTful
9 2 (8.00%) SQL
9 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (4.00%) CircleCI

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 22 (88.00%) JBoss
1 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
1 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
1 22 (88.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (84.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (92.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (4.00%) Heroku
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) JUnit
2 21 (84.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (60.00%) AWS Developer
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Developer
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
6 9 (36.00%) Java Engineer
6 9 (36.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (32.00%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (32.00%) AWS Software Engineer
8 7 (28.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (28.00%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (20.00%) XML Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
10 1 (4.00%) Consultant
10 1 (4.00%) DevOps Specialist
10 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
1 23 (92.00%) HTML5
2 22 (88.00%) JSON
2 22 (88.00%) REST
2 22 (88.00%) Spring
2 22 (88.00%) Web Services
2 22 (88.00%) XML
3 21 (84.00%) EJB
4 7 (28.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) Akka
5 1 (4.00%) Celery
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) Django
5 1 (4.00%) Kafka
5 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 22 (88.00%) BDD
2 22 (88.00%) Web Development
3 18 (72.00%) Content Enrichment
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Mesos
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) VMware