The first table below looks at the demand for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Scotland 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing AMQP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
374 236 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.28% 9.44% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 115 113
Average daily rate £345 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 21
Average hourly rate £17.75 £32.25 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.96% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £9.32 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
AMQP
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AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AMQP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AMQP across the Scotland region.

AMQP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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