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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 253 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing AMQP 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.043% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
AMQP
England

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
2000 1681 1580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.19% 18.25% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 726 658
Average daily rate £361 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 107 165
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.18 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AMQP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 -
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian