The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 244 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
253 182 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.56% 2.14% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 100 58
Average daily rate £413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.25 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% -61.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon SQS
England

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
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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Oxfordshire - - - -
Amazon SQS
England

Amazon SQS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python