The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
England / South East
Rank 239 261 262
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing AMQP 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.023% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £340 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1523 1798 2043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 20.64% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 991 981
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 93 114
Median hourly rate £20.00 £42.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.21% +20.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AMQP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AMQP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AMQP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AMQP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 3 £340 -
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AMQP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Docker
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) API Development
4 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
5 4 (36.36%) GoCD
5 4 (36.36%) ML
5 4 (36.36%) Rust
5 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 4 (36.36%) SOLID
5 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Gradle
5 4 (36.36%) Go
5 4 (36.36%) Haskell
5 4 (36.36%) OCaml

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (9.09%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (36.36%) GoCD
3 4 (36.36%) Gradle
3 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) Mockito
4 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) Spock
5 1 (9.09%) CMake
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) GoogleTest
5 1 (9.09%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
4 3 (27.27%) Grails
4 3 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) Spring Integration
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) Laravel
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Symfony
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 1 (9.09%) Kafka
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) API Development
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) SOLID
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
6 2 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) API Design
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) Memory Management
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) F#
3 4 (36.36%) Go
3 4 (36.36%) Haskell
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) ML
3 4 (36.36%) OCaml
3 4 (36.36%) Rust
4 3 (27.27%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Google