The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank - 116 101
Contract jobs citing AMQP 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.080% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.66% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.29%
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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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
336 304 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.83% 12.16% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 130 131
Average daily rate £348 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £174 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £36.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

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