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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 413 412 407
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing AMQP 15 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.081% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.61% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 7
Median daily rate £475 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3002 3101 2761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.89% 13.27% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2039 2005 1769
Median daily rate £428 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.32% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 95 81
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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
City of London +39 2 £450 -10.00%
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) HTML5
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
4 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 15 (75.00%) JIRA
4 15 (75.00%) Atlassian
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (75.00%) Confluence
4 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (70.00%) CSS3
5 14 (70.00%) Internet
5 14 (70.00%) CSS
5 14 (70.00%) Web Services
5 14 (70.00%) Java EE
6 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (65.00%) Front End Development
7 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (60.00%) Backbone.js
8 11 (55.00%) JSON
9 10 (50.00%) MVC
10 9 (45.00%) Dojo
10 9 (45.00%) Ajax
10 9 (45.00%) Web Development
10 9 (45.00%) Blackberry
10 9 (45.00%) Java
10 9 (45.00%) Ember.js

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 15 (75.00%) Confluence
2 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (25.00%) Neo4j
1 5 (25.00%) OrientDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) GitLab
5 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) HTML5
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) CSS3
2 14 (70.00%) Java EE
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) Backbone.js
4 11 (55.00%) JSON
5 9 (45.00%) Ajax
5 9 (45.00%) Dojo
5 9 (45.00%) Ember.js
5 9 (45.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) WebSockets
7 6 (30.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) EJB
8 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 4 (20.00%) React
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
10 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (15.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Android
3 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (45.00%) webOS
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Phone
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (50.00%) MVC
6 9 (45.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 3 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (15.00%) Microservices
9 3 (15.00%) Mobile First
9 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (15.00%) Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.00%) SAP