The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 376 379 361
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing AMQP 14 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.051% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £575 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
AMQP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2746 2563 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.11% 11.88% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1614 1679
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -19.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.24 £130.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in London

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in London

AMQP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AMQP across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

AMQP Daily Rate Histogram in London

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
City of London +13 3 £500 -13.04% 2
Ealing - - - -
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (75.76%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 15 (45.45%) Open Source
5 14 (42.42%) Linux
6 13 (39.39%) .NET
7 12 (36.36%) JMS
7 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) Scrum
8 11 (33.33%) Java EE
9 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 9 (27.27%) JBoss
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) BDD
10 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) C#
11 7 (21.21%) Internet
11 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
11 7 (21.21%) JIRA
11 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
11 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
12 6 (18.18%) Spring
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle
12 6 (18.18%) JUnit
13 5 (15.15%) SOA
13 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (9.09%) Jetty
2 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 3 (9.09%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.03%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
2 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
4 4 (12.12%) DataStax
5 2 (6.06%) Hazelcast
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 6 (18.18%) JUnit
3 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 3 (9.09%) Maven
5 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
5 3 (9.09%) Gradle
5 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 3 (9.09%) Mocha
6 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (6.06%) JMeter
7 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (3.03%) WebLOAD
7 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
7 1 (3.03%) jMock
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Digital Architect
6 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Integration Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Scala Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) JMS
3 11 (33.33%) Java EE
4 8 (24.24%) Web Services
5 6 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (18.18%) Spring
6 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) WPF
7 4 (12.12%) JSON
7 4 (12.12%) WinForms
8 3 (9.09%) Middleware
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.06%) HTML5
9 2 (6.06%) OSGi
9 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
9 2 (6.06%) jQuery
9 2 (6.06%) XMPP
9 2 (6.06%) HTML
9 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) MapReduce
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) Scala
4 4 (12.12%) R
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) RPG
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) MCPD
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.03%) Terracotta
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