Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 184 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +214
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.092% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.97% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
England median daily rate £513 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +2.50% +7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 914 568 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.72% 13.01% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 398 355
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £204 £302
90th Percentile £600 £600 £588
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.28 £21.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.80% +37.10% +29.17%
10th Percentile £9.98 £11.88 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.00 £30.25 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.60% -10.79%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in Yorkshire

Amazon SQS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon SQS in Yorkshire

Amazon SQS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon SQS in Yorkshire

Amazon SQS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Yorkshire - 16 £525 - 1
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) DevOps
3 16 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (83.33%) Linux
4 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
4 15 (83.33%) Public Cloud
5 14 (77.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 14 (77.78%) Serverless
6 13 (72.22%) Confluence
6 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
6 13 (72.22%) JIRA
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon S3
7 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
7 12 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (61.11%) Software Delivery
8 11 (61.11%) GitLab
8 11 (61.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (61.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
8 11 (61.11%) Coaching
8 11 (61.11%) Systems Engineering
8 11 (61.11%) IaaS
8 11 (61.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (61.11%) Open Source
8 11 (61.11%) SaaS
8 11 (61.11%) PaaS
8 11 (61.11%) Route 53

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 13 (72.22%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (77.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (77.78%) Serverless
4 12 (66.67%) Amazon S3
4 12 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (61.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (61.11%) IaaS
5 11 (61.11%) PaaS
5 11 (61.11%) Route 53
5 11 (61.11%) SaaS
5 11 (61.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.11%) Slack
7 1 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (5.56%) Apigee
7 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DNS
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
1 11 (61.11%) ICMP
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
1 11 (61.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
1 13 (72.22%) JIRA
2 11 (61.11%) GitLab
2 11 (61.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (22.22%) SonarQube
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (11.11%) Kafka
1 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.56%) Dropwizard
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) CentOS
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) Coaching
3 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
3 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
3 11 (61.11%) Open Source
3 11 (61.11%) Software Delivery
3 11 (61.11%) Systems Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) SFIA
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Go
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Terraform
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Grafana
3 2 (11.11%) Graylog
3 2 (11.11%) Kibana
3 2 (11.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle