The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 576 557 529
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Contract jobs citing AMQP 22 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
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£500 £406 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7417 6564 6304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.57% 13.46% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4254 3587 3294
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 358 496
Average hourly rate £22.83 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AMQP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in England

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in England

AMQP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AMQP across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

AMQP Daily Rate Histogram in England

AMQP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AMQP across the England region.

AMQP Hourly Rate Trend in England

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 20 £500 +21.21% 5
North West - 1 £500 -
East of England - 1 - - 2
AMQP
UK

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AMQP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AMQP.

1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 39 (81.25%) Linux
3 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (70.83%) JMS
5 33 (68.75%) Windows
5 33 (68.75%) TDD
6 31 (64.58%) JIRA
6 31 (64.58%) Atlassian
6 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
6 31 (64.58%) Scrum
7 29 (60.42%) DV Cleared
7 29 (60.42%) NoSQL
8 27 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
10 25 (52.08%) Web Services
10 25 (52.08%) Mercurial
10 25 (52.08%) Confluence
10 25 (52.08%) JSON
11 24 (50.00%) JUnit
11 24 (50.00%) Internet
11 24 (50.00%) Configuration Management
12 23 (47.92%) Oracle
12 23 (47.92%) Java EE
12 23 (47.92%) Oracle Database
12 23 (47.92%) Software Delivery
13 22 (45.83%) Gradle
14 21 (43.75%) Hadoop
14 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (41.67%) MongoDB
15 20 (41.67%) Open Source

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AMQP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AMQP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (52.08%) Confluence
2 14 (29.17%) WebLogic
3 6 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (8.33%) Jetty
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Spark
5 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) Multicast
3 1 (2.08%) MQTT
3 1 (2.08%) LDAP
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) NoSQL
2 23 (47.92%) Oracle Database
3 21 (43.75%) Hadoop
4 20 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 20 (41.67%) Big Data
5 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.25%) DataStax
7 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.08%) Hazelcast
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.08%) MySQL
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (64.58%) JIRA
2 25 (52.08%) Mercurial
3 24 (50.00%) JUnit
4 22 (45.83%) Gradle
5 18 (37.50%) Subversion
6 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 16 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 15 (31.25%) Ant
8 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
9 4 (8.33%) Mocha
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (2.08%) Maven
11 1 (2.08%) Mockito
11 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (2.08%) GitLab
11 1 (2.08%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 30 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (4.17%) GUI Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Principal Architect
6 1 (2.08%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.08%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) JMS
2 25 (52.08%) Web Services
2 25 (52.08%) JSON
3 23 (47.92%) Java EE
4 15 (31.25%) EJB
5 10 (20.83%) .NET
6 9 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (14.58%) HTML
8 6 (12.50%) J2EE
8 6 (12.50%) CSS
8 6 (12.50%) Spring
8 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.50%) HTML5
8 6 (12.50%) WPF
8 6 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (10.42%) CSS3
9 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.33%) D3.js
10 4 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.33%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (81.25%) Linux
2 33 (68.75%) Windows
3 27 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) TDD
3 31 (64.58%) Scrum
4 24 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 23 (47.92%) Software Delivery
6 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (41.67%) Open Source
8 19 (39.58%) Test Scripting
9 18 (37.50%) OO
10 16 (33.33%) User Stories
11 15 (31.25%) MapReduce
12 14 (29.17%) SDLC
12 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.42%) BDD
14 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
15 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 3 (6.25%) ETL
15 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
16 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
16 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 5 (10.42%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) R
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (60.42%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) MCPD
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Varnish
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (37.50%) Puppet
1 18 (37.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Atlassian
2 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 23 (47.92%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Solace
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