The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
England / London
Rank 385 418 402
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs citing AMQP 24 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.010% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.075% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 15
Median daily rate £550 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £575 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £752
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -

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
2473 2661 2759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.67% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1673 1740 1845
Median daily rate £430 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 78 64
Median hourly rate £44.50 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.65% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing AMQP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
City of London +1 5 £500 -13.04% 1
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 London region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) TDD
3 20 (60.61%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) Microservices
4 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
5 16 (48.48%) Subversion
5 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 15 (45.45%) MSMQ
6 15 (45.45%) BDD
6 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (42.42%) Fintech
7 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
7 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
8 13 (39.39%) WPF
8 13 (39.39%) Angular 2
8 13 (39.39%) React
8 13 (39.39%) SignalR
8 13 (39.39%) NancyFx
8 13 (39.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (39.39%) MVVM
8 13 (39.39%) WebSockets
8 13 (39.39%) Reactive Extensions
8 13 (39.39%) SpecFlow
9 12 (36.36%) Windows
9 12 (36.36%) Linux
9 12 (36.36%) Java

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) Multicast
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
3 13 (39.39%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (12.12%) MySQL
5 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data
6 2 (6.06%) DB2
6 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Subversion
2 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
3 13 (39.39%) SpecFlow
4 6 (18.18%) JIRA
5 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (15.15%) JUnit
5 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
6 2 (6.06%) FishEye
6 2 (6.06%) Hudson
6 2 (6.06%) jMock
6 2 (6.06%) Maven
6 2 (6.06%) Mockito
6 2 (6.06%) MSI
7 1 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.03%) Gradle
7 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Front Office
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# Developer
3 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Angular Developer
3 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Azure Developer
4 8 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# WPF Developer
5 7 (21.21%) WPF Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Architect
8 3 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 15 (45.45%) MSMQ
3 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
3 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (39.39%) Angular 2
4 13 (39.39%) NancyFx
4 13 (39.39%) React
4 13 (39.39%) Reactive Extensions
4 13 (39.39%) SignalR
4 13 (39.39%) WebSockets
4 13 (39.39%) WPF
5 10 (30.30%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (30.30%) RESTful
6 8 (24.24%) JMS
6 8 (24.24%) Middleware
7 7 (21.21%) Spring
8 6 (18.18%) JSON
8 6 (18.18%) REST
9 5 (15.15%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Fintech
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) TDD
2 20 (60.61%) Microservices
3 15 (45.45%) BDD
4 13 (39.39%) MVVM
5 10 (30.30%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Open Source
8 4 (12.12%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) API Testing
9 3 (9.09%) CQRS
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (6.06%) SOA
10 2 (6.06%) UML
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.09%) C
7 3 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (9.09%) Go
7 3 (9.09%) Perl
8 2 (6.06%) Erlang
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) MCPD
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 5 (15.15%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) Informatica
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) TIBCO
3 4 (12.12%) Sybase
4 3 (9.09%) WSO2
5 2 (6.06%) Murex
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Teradata
6 1 (3.03%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Solace