Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 354 373 310
Rank change year-on-year +19 -63 +164
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 236 571 760
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 2.08% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 391 545
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £405
90th Percentile £675 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 12,618 27,508 31,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.73% 32.94% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,647 19,396 22,017
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £336 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 279 329
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +4.11% +3.09%
10th Percentile £24.50 £18.50 £17.45
90th Percentile £63.00 £61.30 £60.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.27
% change year-on-year -17.65% +0.56% +4.36%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RabbitMQ in England.

Daily rate trend for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RabbitMQ in England over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for RabbitMQ in England

RabbitMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RabbitMQ in England.

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 1 June 2020. 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 +51 151 £550 +4.76% 29
South East +84 35 £475 +11.76% 10
South West +63 18 £450 -11.11% 8
North of England +22 18 £475 +2.70% 7
Yorkshire +37 17 £475 +1.06% 2
East of England +48 7 £375 -16.67% 2
Midlands +43 7 £425 - 3
West Midlands +39 5 £425 -8.60% 2
East Midlands +31 2 - - 1
North West +21 1 £235 -47.78% 3
RabbitMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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.

1 148 (62.71%) Java
2 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (33.05%) Docker
4 77 (32.63%) Git (software)
5 73 (30.93%) DevOps
6 72 (30.51%) Python
7 71 (30.08%) AWS
8 69 (29.24%) Security Cleared
8 69 (29.24%) Spring
9 68 (28.81%) Kafka
9 68 (28.81%) Microservices
10 67 (28.39%) Linux
11 62 (26.27%) SQL
11 62 (26.27%) SQL Server
12 58 (24.58%) SC Cleared
13 57 (24.15%) Spring Boot
13 57 (24.15%) Jenkins
14 54 (22.88%) Azure
14 54 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (22.46%) REST
16 52 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
17 49 (20.76%) Elasticsearch
18 47 (19.92%) JSON
18 47 (19.92%) TDD
19 46 (19.49%) Oracle
20 43 (18.22%) MySQL
21 41 (17.37%) JavaScript
22 40 (16.95%) XML
22 40 (16.95%) Tomcat
23 39 (16.53%) CSS

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 49 (20.76%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (16.95%) Tomcat
3 29 (12.29%) JBoss
4 28 (11.86%) Red Hat Fuse
5 23 (9.75%) WebLogic
6 22 (9.32%) Confluence
7 21 (8.90%) MQSeries
8 16 (6.78%) Apache Solr
9 14 (5.93%) nginx
10 13 (5.51%) Apache
11 12 (5.08%) WebSphere
12 7 (2.97%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (2.54%) Apache Spark
14 4 (1.69%) GemFire
15 3 (1.27%) NServiceBus
15 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.85%) CMS
16 2 (0.85%) Jetty
16 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (1.27%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 71 (30.08%) AWS
2 54 (22.88%) Azure
3 15 (6.36%) GitHub
4 14 (5.93%) SaaS
5 10 (4.24%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.81%) Amazon S3
7 8 (3.39%) GCP
8 7 (2.97%) Kong
8 7 (2.97%) PaaS
9 6 (2.54%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (2.54%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (2.54%) npm
10 5 (2.12%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (1.69%) Serverless
12 3 (1.27%) Apigee
12 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.36%) DNS
1 15 (6.36%) SSL
2 13 (5.51%) HTTP
3 4 (1.69%) DSL
3 4 (1.69%) Firewall
3 4 (1.69%) MQTT
4 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.42%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.42%) SMTP
5 1 (0.42%) SSH
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (18.22%) MySQL
4 27 (11.44%) NoSQL
5 24 (10.17%) Redis
6 23 (9.75%) MongoDB
7 16 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (4.24%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.81%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.81%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.54%) Big Data
12 5 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (2.12%) Cloudera CDH
12 5 (2.12%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.69%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 77 (32.63%) Git (software)
2 57 (24.15%) Jenkins
3 33 (13.98%) GitLab
4 32 (13.56%) JIRA
5 25 (10.59%) Maven
6 20 (8.47%) SonarQube
7 13 (5.51%) Subversion
8 12 (5.08%) Selenium
9 11 (4.66%) FindBugs
9 11 (4.66%) gulp
9 11 (4.66%) Log4j
9 11 (4.66%) Mercurial
9 11 (4.66%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (3.81%) SoapUI
10 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (3.39%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.39%) Postman
12 7 (2.97%) Artifactory
13 6 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (2.54%) webpack
General
1 25 (10.59%) Finance
2 13 (5.51%) Banking
3 10 (4.24%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.81%) Games
5 5 (2.12%) Front Office
5 5 (2.12%) Law
5 5 (2.12%) Legal
6 3 (1.27%) Advertising
6 3 (1.27%) Back Office
6 3 (1.27%) Retail
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (55.51%) Developer
2 66 (27.97%) Java Developer
3 40 (16.95%) Architect
4 21 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.20%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.20%) Applications Architect
7 16 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
8 15 (6.36%) Python Developer
9 14 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Backend Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.24%) Senior Backend Developer
13 9 (3.81%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Technical Architect
14 8 (3.39%) Integration Developer
14 8 (3.39%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.97%) Senior Architect
16 6 (2.54%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (29.24%) Spring
2 68 (28.81%) Kafka
3 57 (24.15%) Spring Boot
4 53 (22.46%) REST
5 47 (19.92%) JSON
6 40 (16.95%) XML
7 39 (16.53%) CSS
8 37 (15.68%) HTML
8 37 (15.68%) RESTful
9 34 (14.41%) Apache Camel
10 33 (13.98%) Web Services
11 31 (13.14%) .NET
12 30 (12.71%) AngularJS
13 29 (12.29%) ActiveMQ
14 26 (11.02%) Hibernate
15 21 (8.90%) MSMQ
16 18 (7.63%) Node.js
17 17 (7.20%) Elastic Stack
17 17 (7.20%) Middleware
18 16 (6.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.39%) Blog
3 8 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.39%) User Experience
4 7 (2.97%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.69%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.85%) PKI
9 1 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.39%) Linux
2 28 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (10.17%) Windows
4 18 (7.63%) CentOS
5 15 (6.36%) Unix
6 14 (5.93%) Ubuntu
7 13 (5.51%) Debian
8 12 (5.08%) Windows Server
9 11 (4.66%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (2.54%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.69%) Android
11 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.42%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.93%) DevOps
3 68 (28.81%) Microservices
4 54 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (19.92%) TDD
6 34 (14.41%) Test Automation
7 32 (13.56%) Scrum
8 31 (13.14%) Software Engineering
9 26 (11.02%) Open Source
10 23 (9.75%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (8.05%) Waterfall
12 17 (7.20%) Configuration Management
12 17 (7.20%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.36%) API Development
14 14 (5.93%) BDD
14 14 (5.93%) User Stories
15 13 (5.51%) MVC
15 13 (5.51%) Web Development
16 12 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 148 (62.71%) Java
2 72 (30.51%) Python
3 62 (26.27%) SQL
4 41 (17.37%) JavaScript
5 31 (13.14%) C#
6 26 (11.02%) T-SQL
7 21 (8.90%) PL/SQL
8 18 (7.63%) Groovy
8 18 (7.63%) Java 8
8 18 (7.63%) PowerShell
9 17 (7.20%) C++
10 12 (5.08%) Ruby
11 11 (4.66%) PHP
12 10 (4.24%) Scala
13 9 (3.81%) Bash Shell
14 8 (3.39%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.97%) Clojure
16 6 (2.54%) Kotlin
17 5 (2.12%) C
17 5 (2.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 69 (29.24%) Security Cleared
2 58 (24.58%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.24%) Degree
4 3 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.27%) ISEB
4 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.66%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (4.66%) GDPR
1 11 (4.66%) HIPAA
1 11 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.12%) SLA
3 4 (1.69%) QA
4 3 (1.27%) HL7
5 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 78 (33.05%) Docker
2 8 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.69%) HDFS
4 2 (0.85%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.85%) vSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) LXC
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (16.10%) Ansible
2 31 (13.14%) Kubernetes
3 30 (12.71%) Terraform
4 19 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (6.78%) Puppet
6 12 (5.08%) Consul
7 11 (4.66%) logstash
8 7 (2.97%) Kibana
9 6 (2.54%) Packer
10 4 (1.69%) linkerd
11 3 (1.27%) Grafana
11 3 (1.27%) Istio
12 2 (0.85%) Cacti
12 2 (0.85%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.85%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.85%) Graphite
12 2 (0.85%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.85%) Nagios
12 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (19.49%) Oracle
2 26 (11.02%) Axway
3 22 (9.32%) Red Hat
4 20 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.47%) MuleSoft
4 20 (8.47%) Sybase
5 14 (5.93%) Splunk
6 12 (5.08%) IBM
7 9 (3.81%) Google
8 6 (2.54%) LogicMonitor
9 5 (2.12%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.12%) hybris
9 5 (2.12%) SAP
10 4 (1.69%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.27%) New Relic
11 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.27%) Tableau
11 3 (1.27%) VMware
11 3 (1.27%) webMethods
12 1 (0.42%) F5