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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK / England
Rank 523 606 569
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -37
Contract jobs citing AMQP 44 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.010% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.072% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 17
Median daily rate £550 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £580 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6254 6918 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3930 4158 3908
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 295 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +49 28 £573 -0.43%
South East +26 4 £340 -43.33% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £575 -
South West +11 3 £450 -
North West - 3 £400 -
AMQP
UK

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 England region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
1 36 (51.43%) Git (software)
2 35 (50.00%) Linux
3 29 (41.43%) Microservices
4 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (37.14%) Python
5 26 (37.14%) .NET
6 24 (34.29%) TDD
6 24 (34.29%) AngularJS
7 23 (32.86%) NoSQL
7 23 (32.86%) SQL
7 23 (32.86%) C#
8 22 (31.43%) Java
8 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
9 20 (28.57%) JIRA
9 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 20 (28.57%) Subversion
9 20 (28.57%) Ruby
9 20 (28.57%) Docker
10 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
11 18 (25.71%) Scrum
12 17 (24.29%) Confluence
12 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (24.29%) BDD
12 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (22.86%) Bitbucket
13 16 (22.86%) Perl
13 16 (22.86%) PHP
13 16 (22.86%) MSMQ

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 17 (24.29%) Confluence
2 15 (21.43%) Apache Qpid
3 9 (12.86%) Apache
4 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (4.29%) nginx
8 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.86%) CMS
8 2 (2.86%) Jetty
9 1 (1.43%) Anypoint
9 1 (1.43%) GemFire
9 1 (1.43%) JBoss
9 1 (1.43%) Mule
9 1 (1.43%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.29%) Magento
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) PaaS
3 3 (4.29%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (18.57%) VoIP
2 13 (18.57%) Wireshark
3 10 (14.29%) HTTP
4 8 (11.43%) Internet
5 4 (5.71%) Multicast
5 4 (5.71%) Network Security
6 1 (1.43%) DNS
6 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) NoSQL
2 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (21.43%) MySQL
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.14%) dBASE
5 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.86%) DB2
7 2 (2.86%) Informix
7 2 (2.86%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) Big Data
8 1 (1.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 36 (51.43%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.57%) JIRA
2 20 (28.57%) Subversion
3 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
4 16 (22.86%) Bitbucket
5 15 (21.43%) SpecFlow
6 13 (18.57%) CMake
6 13 (18.57%) GoogleTest
7 11 (15.71%) Valgrind
8 8 (11.43%) JUnit
9 5 (7.14%) Gradle
9 5 (7.14%) Mockito
10 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.71%) GoCD
10 4 (5.71%) Jasmine
10 4 (5.71%) Maven
10 4 (5.71%) Vagrant
11 3 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (4.29%) Spock
11 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.14%) Banking
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) iGaming
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) C# Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Architect
6 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 9 (12.86%) C# WPF Developer
7 9 (12.86%) WPF Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Azure Developer
9 7 (10.00%) C++ Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Applications Developer
10 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) .NET
2 24 (34.29%) AngularJS
3 16 (22.86%) MSMQ
3 16 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (21.43%) Angular 2
4 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (21.43%) JSON
4 15 (21.43%) NancyFx
4 15 (21.43%) React
4 15 (21.43%) Reactive Extensions
4 15 (21.43%) SignalR
4 15 (21.43%) Spring
4 15 (21.43%) WebSockets
4 15 (21.43%) WPF
5 14 (20.00%) JMS
6 13 (18.57%) XML
7 12 (17.14%) HTML
7 12 (17.14%) RESTful
8 11 (15.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Fintech
2 11 (15.71%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.71%) Clustering
5 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.86%) RIA
8 1 (1.43%) Equities
8 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Windows
3 9 (12.86%) Unix
4 7 (10.00%) CentOS
5 4 (5.71%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Microservices
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.29%) TDD
4 18 (25.71%) Scrum
5 17 (24.29%) BDD
5 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.43%) MVVM
7 13 (18.57%) Automated Testing
7 13 (18.57%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (12.86%) DevOps
9 9 (12.86%) MVC
9 9 (12.86%) OO
10 7 (10.00%) Memory Management
11 6 (8.57%) ETL
11 6 (8.57%) SOA
12 5 (7.14%) API Development
13 4 (5.71%) Open Source
13 4 (5.71%) SOLID
14 3 (4.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.14%) Python
3 23 (32.86%) C#
3 23 (32.86%) SQL
4 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 22 (31.43%) Java
5 20 (28.57%) Ruby
6 16 (22.86%) Perl
6 16 (22.86%) PHP
7 11 (15.71%) C++
8 9 (12.86%) Go
9 8 (11.43%) C
10 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
11 4 (5.71%) F#
11 4 (5.71%) Haskell
11 4 (5.71%) OCaml
11 4 (5.71%) Rust
12 3 (4.29%) Erlang
12 3 (4.29%) Groovy
13 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) MCPD
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes
1 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (1.43%) Consul
3 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle
2 14 (20.00%) Google
3 8 (11.43%) IBM
4 5 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.14%) Informatica
4 5 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.29%) Sybase
5 3 (4.29%) WSO2
5 3 (4.29%) Zend
6 2 (2.86%) Teradata
7 1 (1.43%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.43%) Murex
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Solace