Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 May 2018 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 85 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.24% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.55% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £525 -
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 197 142 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.54% 11.46% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 80 79
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £473 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.05% +12.50% -11.58%
10th Percentile £310 £157 £219
90th Percentile £550 £650 £650
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £15.50
10th Percentile £13.98 - £15.05
90th Percentile £88.13 - £15.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +18.06% +136.07% -28.24%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in Hertfordshire

Amazon SQS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon SQS in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon SQS in Hertfordshire

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £525 -
Hatfield -2 2 £525 -
Amazon SQS
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (85.71%) Java 8
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Retail

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Java 8
3 5 (71.43%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby