The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
London / City of London
Rank 149 150 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +35
Contract jobs citing AMQP 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.033% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.30% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £500 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £575 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
397 331 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 10.77% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 234 488
Median daily rate £430 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AMQP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AMQP across the City of London region.

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AMQP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AMQP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

AMQP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AMQP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Teradata
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MSI
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Multicast
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Mockito
2 2 (28.57%) MSI
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) JSON Schema
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (28.57%) Ultra Messaging
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) SFIA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Informatica
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
1 2 (28.57%) Teradata
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat