Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 February 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)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 195 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.047% 0.019% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
South West median daily rate £463 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% - -
England median daily rate £525 £500 £461
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.40% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,391 905 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.75% 17.42% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 584 368
South West median daily rate £463 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +11.11% +2.00%
10th Percentile £283 £225 £204
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 14
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £18.63 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.12% -45.62% +85.14%
10th Percentile £17.23 £10.71 £13.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £35.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in the South West

Amazon SQS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon SQS in the South West

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Bristol -16 3 £463 -2.63%
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South West region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform