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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 415 414 408
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing AMQP 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
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£444 £625 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.50
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
3185 3098 3646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.01% 12.31% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2035 2025 2190
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 88 179
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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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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 +22 2 - - 1
Southwark - - - -
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Java
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) JSON
5 8 (42.11%) JMS
5 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) UNIX
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Spring
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) User Stories
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (26.32%) Subversion
8 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 5 (26.32%) Java EE
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) JBoss
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) Middleware

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (10.53%) DB2
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) IDOL
5 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) jMock
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Hudson
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
5 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) GUI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) JMS
1 8 (42.11%) JSON
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) Middleware
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 4 (21.05%) MSMQ
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (21.05%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) JDBC
7 2 (10.53%) JSP
7 2 (10.53%) Servlets
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Social Network
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) User Stories
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Image Processing
7 2 (10.53%) Market Research
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) RPG
6 1 (5.26%) RPG IV
6 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
3 3 (15.79%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
4 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
4 2 (10.53%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
4 2 (10.53%) Murex
4 2 (10.53%) Fidessa
4 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) GoldenSource
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