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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 578 610 604
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Contract jobs citing AMQP 30 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.018% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 19
Median daily rate £435 £463 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% -22.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £398 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -
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
6926 7181 7686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.93% 14.13% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4144 4285 4491
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 449 425
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +6 14 £500 +11.11%
South East +30 7 £375 -21.05% 4
South West +11 2 - -
North West - 2 £435 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 2
AMQP
UK

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 31 (52.54%) JSON
2 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (49.15%) Java
4 26 (44.07%) Linux
5 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 22 (37.29%) Microservices
6 21 (35.59%) JMS
6 21 (35.59%) RESTful
7 20 (33.90%) Web Services
7 20 (33.90%) Scrum
8 18 (30.51%) TDD
8 18 (30.51%) JIRA
9 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (28.81%) XML
10 16 (27.12%) Spring
10 16 (27.12%) Confluence
11 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
12 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
12 14 (23.73%) REST
12 14 (23.73%) Windows
12 14 (23.73%) HTTP
13 13 (22.03%) Python
13 13 (22.03%) Oracle
13 13 (22.03%) MVC
13 13 (22.03%) DevOps
13 13 (22.03%) Docker
14 12 (20.34%) C
14 12 (20.34%) C#
14 12 (20.34%) HTML
14 12 (20.34%) SOA

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 (27.12%) Confluence
2 8 (13.56%) Mule
2 8 (13.56%) Mule ESB
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (11.86%) Apache Qpid
4 6 (10.17%) nginx
4 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.47%) Jetty
6 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) GemFire
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) SaaS
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) IaaS
4 7 (11.86%) PaaS
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) HTTP
2 9 (15.25%) Internet
3 8 (13.56%) MQTT
4 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.47%) VoIP
5 5 (8.47%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) DNS
7 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 2 (3.39%) DB2
6 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) HBase
7 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.69%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) JIRA
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
4 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.56%) IntelliJ
5 8 (13.56%) JUnit
5 8 (13.56%) NetBeans
6 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (10.17%) Bitbucket
7 5 (8.47%) CMake
7 5 (8.47%) GoCD
7 5 (8.47%) GoogleTest
7 5 (8.47%) Jasmine
7 5 (8.47%) Subversion
7 5 (8.47%) Vagrant
7 5 (8.47%) Valgrind
8 2 (3.39%) JMeter
8 2 (3.39%) Maven
8 2 (3.39%) Mockito
8 2 (3.39%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Front Office
2 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (71.19%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C++ Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.47%) Integration Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (52.54%) JSON
2 21 (35.59%) JMS
2 21 (35.59%) RESTful
3 20 (33.90%) Web Services
4 17 (28.81%) XML
5 16 (27.12%) Spring
6 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
7 14 (23.73%) REST
8 12 (20.34%) HTML
8 12 (20.34%) Middleware
9 11 (18.64%) SOAP
10 10 (16.95%) XSLT
11 9 (15.25%) .NET
11 9 (15.25%) Backbone.js
11 9 (15.25%) HTML5
12 8 (13.56%) Java EE
12 8 (13.56%) JDBC
12 8 (13.56%) Node.js
12 8 (13.56%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (13.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
1 6 (10.17%) Virtual Team
2 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Fintech
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Equities
6 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Windows
3 8 (13.56%) Unix
4 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.47%) CentOS
6 4 (6.78%) Android
6 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.78%) webOS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Microservices
3 20 (33.90%) Scrum
4 18 (30.51%) TDD
5 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.03%) DevOps
6 13 (22.03%) MVC
7 12 (20.34%) SOA
8 11 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (16.95%) API Development
10 9 (15.25%) BDD
10 9 (15.25%) OO
11 8 (13.56%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (11.86%) SDLC
12 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.17%) Web Development
14 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
14 5 (8.47%) Memory Management
14 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.03%) Python
4 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
4 12 (20.34%) C
4 12 (20.34%) C#
5 11 (18.64%) Ruby
6 9 (15.25%) C++
7 7 (11.86%) Go
7 7 (11.86%) PHP
8 5 (8.47%) F#
8 5 (8.47%) Haskell
8 5 (8.47%) OCaml
8 5 (8.47%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) Rust
8 5 (8.47%) SQL
9 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.08%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) DV Cleared
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) MCPD
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.47%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.69%) Consul
3 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Atlassian
3 9 (15.25%) Google
4 8 (13.56%) MuleSoft
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.78%) Sybase
8 3 (5.08%) WSO2
9 2 (3.39%) Murex
9 2 (3.39%) Teradata
10 1 (1.69%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
10 1 (1.69%) Informatica
10 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.69%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) Solace
10 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
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