The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank - 139 -
Contract jobs citing AMQP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
541 464 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.31% 14.85% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 242 183
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 43
Average hourly rate £17.33 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.79 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AMQP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian