Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 192 181
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon SQS 2 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.054% 0.27% 0.095%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 1.47% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +2.63%
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 1,036 882 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.80% 18.03% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 618 333
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.16% -4.18%
10th Percentile £256 £310 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -29.41% +37.10%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.28 £12.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.23 £28.35
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.20% +7.89%

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
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 13 October 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
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby