The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 599 583 581
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing AMQP 32 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.047% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 8
Median daily rate £525 £500 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £500
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
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
8068 7376 6687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.16% 14.29% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4979 4275 3606
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 445 393
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing AMQP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 24 £500 -
North West -9 3 - - 1
South East - 3 £750 - 2
East of England +20 2 - -
AMQP
UK

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) Web Services
4 22 (51.16%) JSON
5 21 (48.84%) HTML
6 20 (46.51%) Linux
7 19 (44.19%) Scrum
7 19 (44.19%) HTML5
8 17 (39.53%) Windows
8 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
9 16 (37.21%) SOA
9 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
9 16 (37.21%) Internet
9 16 (37.21%) Spring
9 16 (37.21%) JIRA
9 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (37.21%) Confluence
9 16 (37.21%) DevOps
10 15 (34.88%) Microservices
10 15 (34.88%) Atlassian
10 15 (34.88%) Java EE
11 14 (32.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
11 14 (32.56%) Ruby
11 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
11 14 (32.56%) JMS
11 14 (32.56%) CSS
11 14 (32.56%) RESTful
11 14 (32.56%) CSS3

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 16 (37.21%) Confluence
2 8 (18.60%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (16.28%) Mule
3 7 (16.28%) Mule ESB
4 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) PaaS
2 11 (25.58%) SaaS
3 7 (16.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (16.28%) Heroku
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (11.63%) IaaS
6 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Internet
2 6 (13.95%) MQTT
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) Hadoop
2 6 (13.95%) Neo4j
2 6 (13.95%) OrientDB
3 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) JIRA
2 14 (32.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
4 7 (16.28%) IntelliJ
4 7 (16.28%) NetBeans
5 6 (13.95%) Bitbucket
6 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.98%) JUnit
8 2 (4.65%) JMeter
9 1 (2.33%) GitLab
9 1 (2.33%) Gradle
9 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.33%) Subversion
9 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Integration Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Azure Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) Web Services
2 22 (51.16%) JSON
3 21 (48.84%) HTML
4 19 (44.19%) HTML5
5 16 (37.21%) Spring
6 15 (34.88%) Java EE
7 14 (32.56%) Backbone.js
7 14 (32.56%) CSS
7 14 (32.56%) CSS3
7 14 (32.56%) JMS
7 14 (32.56%) RESTful
8 11 (25.58%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (23.26%) SOAP
10 9 (20.93%) Ajax
10 9 (20.93%) Dojo
10 9 (20.93%) Ember.js
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) Middleware
10 9 (20.93%) REST
10 9 (20.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.95%) Cloud Native
2 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (13.95%) Wiki
3 5 (11.63%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.33%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.33%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.33%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.93%) Android
4 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
4 9 (20.93%) webOS
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Phone
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (60.47%) TDD
2 19 (44.19%) Scrum
3 16 (37.21%) DevOps
3 16 (37.21%) SOA
4 15 (34.88%) Microservices
5 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.23%) Front End Development
7 10 (23.26%) MVC
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.93%) High Availability
8 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Web Development
9 6 (13.95%) OO
9 6 (13.95%) OOD
10 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (11.63%) Release Management
10 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) Ruby
4 8 (18.60%) C
5 7 (16.28%) C#
5 7 (16.28%) Go
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.63%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) Python
9 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.33%) C++
10 1 (2.33%) Erlang
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.65%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
2 15 (34.88%) Atlassian
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) MuleSoft
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Foundry
7 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.33%) SAP