Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MQTT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MQTT over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 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.

Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 596 624 582
Rank change year-on-year +28 -42 -
Contract jobs citing MQTT 17 1 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.002% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.020% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 29
London median daily rate £600 £401 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.81% -27.18% -
10th Percentile £515 £400 £510
90th Percentile £675 £401 £575
England median daily rate £600 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £30.34 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.62% -32.59% -

MQTT is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,487 5,020 6,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.94% 11.35% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,791 3,335 4,096
London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £204 £214 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 150 118
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.41% +4.83% +1.60%
10th Percentile £13.78 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.00 £48.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.50% -27.60% +24.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MQTT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MQTT in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQTT in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MQTT in London over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MQTT in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQTT within the London region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Central London - 4 £600 -
MQTT
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MQTT 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 London region with a requirement for MQTT.

1 13 (76.47%) Scrum
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) Internet
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
5 9 (52.94%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) REST
5 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
6 8 (47.06%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) Python
6 8 (47.06%) Docker
6 8 (47.06%) Internet of Things
6 8 (47.06%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (47.06%) Serverless
7 7 (41.18%) Ansible
7 7 (41.18%) C++
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Kafka
7 7 (41.18%) AMQP
7 7 (41.18%) Google
7 7 (41.18%) JSON
8 6 (35.29%) XMPP
8 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) GitHub
8 6 (35.29%) GoogleTest

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (47.06%) Serverless
3 6 (35.29%) GitHub
3 6 (35.29%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
4 1 (5.88%) G Suite
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 7 (41.18%) AMQP
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) IPFIX
3 1 (5.88%) Junos
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) MRTG
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) TACACS
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) GoogleTest
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) Zephyr
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Robot Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) AWS Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Python Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) JSON
4 7 (41.18%) Kafka
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
5 6 (35.29%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) Swagger
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) XMPP
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.88%) SAML
7 1 (5.88%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Internet of Things
2 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Debian
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (35.29%) OO
4 6 (35.29%) OOP
4 6 (35.29%) SOLID
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Cacti
4 1 (5.88%) collectd
4 1 (5.88%) Grafana
4 1 (5.88%) Graphite
4 1 (5.88%) Icinga
4 1 (5.88%) Kibana
4 1 (5.88%) logstash
4 1 (5.88%) Netcool
4 1 (5.88%) Observium
4 1 (5.88%) OpenNMS
4 1 (5.88%) Prometheus
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
4 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.88%) Huawei
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk