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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 607 599 575
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing AMQP 15 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.037% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 4
Average daily rate £550 £500 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £750 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AMQP
UK

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
7718 7768 6693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.08% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 4290 3593
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 423 375
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -11 7 £750 +50.00%
London -22 7 £550 +10.00% 2
North West -11 1 - -
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AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (57.14%) DevOps
3 12 (57.14%) Ruby
3 12 (57.14%) Spring
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
5 10 (47.62%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (47.62%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) JMS
6 9 (42.86%) PaaS
6 9 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
7 8 (38.10%) Go
7 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 8 (38.10%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) Scrum
8 7 (33.33%) Internet
8 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (33.33%) Atlassian
8 7 (33.33%) JIRA
8 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 7 (33.33%) Microservices
8 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (28.57%) Confluence
2 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) PaaS
2 6 (28.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 6 (28.57%) Heroku
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) MQTT
3 1 (4.76%) Multicast
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (28.57%) Neo4j
4 4 (19.05%) OrientDB
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Gradle
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (23.81%) Java Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.76%) IoT Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (42.86%) JMS
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Java EE
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) EJB
7 4 (19.05%) JSF
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
8 3 (14.29%) Middleware
9 2 (9.52%) Dojo
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) Kafka
9 2 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (9.52%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
1 4 (19.05%) Wiki
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) webOS
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) Microservices
7 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
7 5 (23.81%) High Availability
7 5 (23.81%) SOA
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) OOD
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.52%) Analytics
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
9 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
9 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Ruby
3 8 (38.10%) Go
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) Python
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Scala
7 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.52%) C#
8 2 (9.52%) C++
8 2 (9.52%) Perl
9 1 (4.76%) Erlang
9 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCPD
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Cacti
2 2 (9.52%) Ganglia
2 2 (9.52%) Graphite
2 2 (9.52%) Hyperic
2 2 (9.52%) logstash
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) New Relic
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Splunk
3 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Foundry
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Solace
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