Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for AMQP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AMQP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 158 147
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing AMQP 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.14% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.88% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Manchester median daily rate £325 £435 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.29% -13.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £418 £475
90th Percentile £338 £439 £525
North West median daily rate £325 £435 £500
% change year-on-year -25.29% -13.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

AMQP 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 385 567 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.11% 16.19% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 328 265
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £207 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -5.49% +9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +16.87% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.90 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing AMQP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for AMQP in Manchester

AMQP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AMQP in Manchester

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Salford - 1 - -
AMQP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AMQP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Spock
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Apache

AMQP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Spock
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle