Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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.

Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
England > London
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 624 623 562
Rank change year-on-year -1 -61 -
Contract jobs citing MQTT 2 8 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.017% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% 0.15% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 33
London median daily rate £400 £555 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.93% +0.91% -
England median daily rate £488 £510 £550
% change year-on-year -4.41% -7.27% +89.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £30.67 -

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 4,651 5,343 5,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.55% 11.38% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,149 3,680 3,523
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £262
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 156 150
London median hourly rate £24.62 £19.32 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.41% -13.17% +1.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £12.73
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% -2.27%

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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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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 15 February 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
Central London +1 1 - - 1
MQTT
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) collectd
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) IPFIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Observium
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl

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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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) IPFIX
1 1 (50.00%) Junos
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) MRTG
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TACACS
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) collectd
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Icinga
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
1 1 (50.00%) Observium
1 1 (50.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware