Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RabbitMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RabbitMQ over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 337 379 421
Rank change year-on-year +42 +42 +105
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 685 586 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.75% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 1.95% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 424 372
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £350
90th Percentile £648 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £37.00 -

RabbitMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,462 30,002 28,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.52% 32.48% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,350 21,589 19,825
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £480 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 321 321
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.25 £18.50 £15.25
90th Percentile £59.75 £52.50 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RabbitMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RabbitMQ in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RabbitMQ in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 341 £525 +5.00% 144
South East -5 127 £500 +11.11% 33
North of England +17 96 £438 +2.94% 48
Midlands +55 74 £425 -22.73% 17
West Midlands +37 56 £425 -22.73% 10
Yorkshire -12 53 £450 +5.88% 16
East of England +27 30 £473 -0.53% 11
North West +12 27 £413 -2.82% 31
East Midlands +19 18 £430 +26.47% 7
South West -31 17 £525 +23.53% 12
North East +7 16 £463 +42.31% 1
RabbitMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RabbitMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for RabbitMQ.

1 422 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (50.80%) Java
3 253 (36.93%) TDD
4 249 (36.35%) Microservices
5 231 (33.72%) Kafka
6 227 (33.14%) SQL
7 221 (32.26%) Git (software)
8 216 (31.53%) Docker
8 216 (31.53%) DevOps
9 210 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
10 204 (29.78%) Jenkins
11 191 (27.88%) Spring
12 186 (27.15%) Linux
13 175 (25.55%) BDD
13 175 (25.55%) NoSQL
14 169 (24.67%) MongoDB
14 169 (24.67%) C#
15 168 (24.53%) JavaScript
16 159 (23.21%) .NET
17 148 (21.61%) Redis
18 136 (19.85%) Spring Boot
18 136 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
19 133 (19.42%) PostgreSQL
20 130 (18.98%) Microsoft Azure
21 128 (18.69%) Python
22 122 (17.81%) Kubernetes
23 121 (17.66%) JSON
24 120 (17.52%) SQL Server
25 118 (17.23%) REST
25 118 (17.23%) Elasticsearch

RabbitMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 118 (17.23%) Elasticsearch
2 107 (15.62%) Apache
3 63 (9.20%) Apache Spark
4 56 (8.18%) nginx
5 44 (6.42%) WebSphere
6 42 (6.13%) Confluence
7 41 (5.99%) NServiceBus
8 33 (4.82%) Tomcat
9 19 (2.77%) OpenStack
9 19 (2.77%) WebLogic
10 15 (2.19%) Apache Solr
11 13 (1.90%) CMS
12 9 (1.31%) Apache Pig
12 9 (1.31%) WildFly
13 6 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.73%) Jetty
14 5 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.73%) WordPress
15 4 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.29%) GIMP
4 2 (0.29%) InVision
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) SAP FI-CA
1 6 (0.88%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.44%) assyst
3 3 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.15%) Exstream
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 210 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (18.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (7.88%) GitHub
4 45 (6.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 31 (4.53%) Amazon S3
6 30 (4.38%) PaaS
7 24 (3.50%) IaaS
8 20 (2.92%) npm
9 19 (2.77%) OpenShift
10 18 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (2.19%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (2.04%) Stackdriver
14 13 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (1.75%) SaaS
15 12 (1.75%) Slack
16 11 (1.61%) Serverless
17 8 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.26%) AMQP
2 27 (3.94%) HTTP
3 21 (3.07%) Firewall
4 14 (2.04%) DSL
5 13 (1.90%) DNS
6 8 (1.17%) SSL
7 6 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.73%) DHCP
9 4 (0.58%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.58%) Internet
10 3 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.44%) Network Security
11 2 (0.29%) FTP
12 1 (0.15%) Broadband
12 1 (0.15%) LAN
12 1 (0.15%) MPLS
12 1 (0.15%) OSPF
12 1 (0.15%) SNMP
12 1 (0.15%) TACACS
12 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (25.55%) NoSQL
2 169 (24.67%) MongoDB
3 148 (21.61%) Redis
4 133 (19.42%) PostgreSQL
5 120 (17.52%) SQL Server
6 104 (15.18%) MySQL
7 96 (14.01%) Big Data
8 95 (13.87%) Hadoop
9 86 (12.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 77 (11.24%) Relational Database
11 48 (7.01%) HBase
12 46 (6.72%) CouchDB
13 39 (5.69%) Parquet
14 21 (3.07%) GIS
14 21 (3.07%) RDBMS
14 21 (3.07%) Riak
15 20 (2.92%) Apache Hive
16 19 (2.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 12 (1.75%) BigQuery
17 12 (1.75%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 221 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 204 (29.78%) Jenkins
3 60 (8.76%) Subversion
4 56 (8.18%) JIRA
5 53 (7.74%) Maven
6 50 (7.30%) Cucumber
7 41 (5.99%) Selenium
8 39 (5.69%) Gradle
9 32 (4.67%) SpecFlow
10 29 (4.23%) GitLab
11 28 (4.09%) Mercurial
11 28 (4.09%) Octopus Deploy
12 25 (3.65%) TeamCity
13 23 (3.36%) JUnit
13 23 (3.36%) Mockito
14 22 (3.21%) Moq
15 21 (3.07%) Mocha
16 18 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
17 17 (2.48%) Protractor
17 17 (2.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (12.85%) Finance
2 44 (6.42%) Banking
3 24 (3.50%) Front Office
4 19 (2.77%) Retail
5 12 (1.75%) Games
5 12 (1.75%) Marketing
6 11 (1.61%) Advertising
7 7 (1.02%) Legal
8 5 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.44%) Back Office
10 3 (0.44%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Avionics
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 435 (63.50%) Developer
2 200 (29.20%) Java Developer
3 75 (10.95%) .NET Developer
4 73 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 67 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 49 (7.15%) Software Engineer
7 45 (6.57%) Architect
8 40 (5.84%) C# Developer
9 31 (4.53%) Python Developer
10 26 (3.80%) Analyst
10 26 (3.80%) Node.js Developer
10 26 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (3.50%) Java Engineer
12 21 (3.07%) Software Developer
13 20 (2.92%) Backend Developer
13 20 (2.92%) Big Data Developer
13 20 (2.92%) Hadoop Developer
14 19 (2.77%) Full Stack Developer
15 18 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 17 (2.48%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (33.72%) Kafka
2 191 (27.88%) Spring
3 159 (23.21%) .NET
4 136 (19.85%) Spring Boot
5 121 (17.66%) JSON
6 118 (17.23%) REST
7 113 (16.50%) Node.js
8 97 (14.16%) ActiveMQ
9 92 (13.43%) RESTful
10 88 (12.85%) HTML
11 80 (11.68%) CSS
12 79 (11.53%) AngularJS
13 68 (9.93%) ASP.NET
13 68 (9.93%) Middleware
14 66 (9.64%) Web Services
15 60 (8.76%) XML
16 53 (7.74%) J2EE
17 46 (6.72%) Hibernate
18 43 (6.28%) Apache Camel
18 43 (6.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.61%) Fintech
2 54 (7.88%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
4 31 (4.53%) Virtual Team
5 24 (3.50%) Data Structures
6 20 (2.92%) Public Cloud
7 18 (2.63%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (2.04%) User Experience
11 13 (1.90%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.61%) Equities
13 8 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.02%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.88%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.88%) Tandem
16 5 (0.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 186 (27.15%) Linux
2 92 (13.43%) Unix
3 53 (7.74%) Windows
4 23 (3.36%) CentOS
5 20 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.61%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.88%) Android
8 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.44%) VMS
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.29%) Debian
10 2 (0.29%) Fedora
10 2 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (36.93%) TDD
3 249 (36.35%) Microservices
4 216 (31.53%) DevOps
5 175 (25.55%) BDD
6 136 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
7 108 (15.77%) Scrum
8 107 (15.62%) Software Engineering
9 102 (14.89%) Unit Testing
10 88 (12.85%) Test Automation
11 74 (10.80%) Open Source
12 63 (9.20%) OO
13 61 (8.91%) Kanban
13 61 (8.91%) MVC
14 60 (8.76%) Configuration Management
15 50 (7.30%) SOA
16 49 (7.15%) Continuous Delivery
17 44 (6.42%) Migration
18 41 (5.99%) Multithreading
18 41 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 348 (50.80%) Java
2 227 (33.14%) SQL
3 169 (24.67%) C#
4 168 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 128 (18.69%) Python
6 106 (15.47%) Java 8
7 44 (6.42%) Shell Script
8 39 (5.69%) Scala
9 38 (5.55%) Ruby
10 34 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 30 (4.38%) PHP
12 26 (3.80%) Perl
12 26 (3.80%) PL/SQL
13 25 (3.65%) Go
13 25 (3.65%) Groovy
14 21 (3.07%) T-SQL
15 19 (2.77%) C++
16 15 (2.19%) Clojure
17 14 (2.04%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.90%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (10.51%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.61%) Degree
2 59 (8.61%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.75%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.02%) ISEB
5 7 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.44%) CCNA
8 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.44%) CISSP
8 3 (0.44%) GIAC
8 3 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (0.44%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.44%) SSCP
8 3 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.61%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) GDPR
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 216 (31.53%) Docker
2 59 (8.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 48 (7.01%) HDFS
4 11 (1.61%) Apache Flume
4 11 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.88%) vSphere
7 5 (0.73%) Varnish
8 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.44%) oVirt
8 3 (0.44%) RHEV
8 3 (0.44%) Samba
9 2 (0.29%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) etcd
10 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 122 (17.81%) Kubernetes
2 101 (14.74%) Ansible
3 71 (10.36%) Puppet
4 65 (9.49%) Terraform
5 47 (6.86%) Hadoop YARN
6 36 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (4.53%) Consul
8 25 (3.65%) Grafana
9 21 (3.07%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (2.34%) Istio
11 14 (2.04%) Kibana
12 13 (1.90%) Mesos
12 13 (1.90%) Nagios
13 9 (1.31%) Graphite
13 9 (1.31%) linkerd
14 8 (1.17%) Prometheus
14 8 (1.17%) Salt
15 7 (1.02%) logstash
15 7 (1.02%) ZABBIX
16 6 (0.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 75 (10.95%) Oracle
2 61 (8.91%) IBM
3 59 (8.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (4.09%) Google
5 19 (2.77%) Red Hat
5 19 (2.77%) webMethods
6 17 (2.48%) New Relic
7 15 (2.19%) TIBCO
8 11 (1.61%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.61%) VMware
9 9 (1.31%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.31%) Informatica
9 9 (1.31%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.31%) SaltStack
10 8 (1.17%) BEA
10 8 (1.17%) Pega
10 8 (1.17%) WSO2
11 7 (1.02%) Teradata
11 7 (1.02%) Zend
12 6 (0.88%) SAP