The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank - 97 -
Contract jobs citing AMQP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
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 - £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AMQP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 241 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.29% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 115 55
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing AMQP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester