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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 249 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£418 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £455 -
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -
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
354 255 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.83% 3.03% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 143 108
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £45.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 26 January 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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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
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java