The first table below looks at the demand for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing AMQP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £31.00
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.82% 18.63% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 34
Average daily rate £300 £305 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £418 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £19.00 £18.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
AMQP
South East