Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 93 92
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 3.24% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
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 220 216 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.37% 14.02% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 125 80
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £159 £275 £205
90th Percentile £554 £550 £701
East of England median daily rate £428 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.76% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.50 £155.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -84.19% +968.97% -23.68%
10th Percentile £15.65 £147.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.95 £162.50 £18.80
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -72.00% +309.84% -50.41%

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 19 January 2019. 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
Hatfield +8 2 - -
Amazon SQS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation

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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft