Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Amazon SQS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon SQS over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 35 71
Rank change year-on-year -25 +36 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 6 4 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 1.31% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.08% 5.19% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £600 £625
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.00% +8.70%
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £625
% change year-on-year - -32.00% +5.49%

Amazon SQS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 195 77 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.93% 25.16% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 48 198
10th Percentile £193 £264 £225
25th Percentile £325 £316 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £444 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.17% +4.41% -
75th Percentile £553 £500 £538
90th Percentile £604 £575 £629
East of England median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +0.56% -0.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 12 11
10th Percentile " £12.55 £14.00
25th Percentile £12.25 £13.75 £16.13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.09 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -20.99% -2.36% -
75th Percentile £13.75 £20.77 £20.25
90th Percentile £30.21 £22.88 £21.34
East of England median hourly rate £17.16 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.55% +15.44% -2.86%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in Cambridgeshire

Amazon SQS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon SQS in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Amazon SQS in Cambridgeshire

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -19 2 £450 -25.00%
Amazon SQS
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon SQS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Core
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (83.33%) CloudFront
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (83.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 5 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Core
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) React
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Lambda Expressions
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Terraform