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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 406 403 397
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing AMQP 2 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.071% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.074% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 11
Average daily rate £575 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £500 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2695 2826 2683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 13.31% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1756 1855 1717
Average daily rate £420 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 79 74
Average hourly rate £25.12 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £13.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £31.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +47 1 £575 +15.00%
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) ArcGIS
3 3 (42.86%) WebSockets
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Leaflet
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (42.86%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) Leaflet
1 3 (42.86%) WebSockets
2 2 (28.57%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (28.57%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCPD
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Solace