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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 162 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Contract jobs citing AMQP 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.17% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 1.32% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £525 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AMQP
London

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
527 756 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.45% 12.76% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 554 479
Median daily rate £469 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 1 (33.33%) MQTT
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) SignalR
3 1 (33.33%) NancyFx
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) React
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) NancyFx
2 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (33.33%) SignalR
2 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat