Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MQTT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.017% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £600 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £30.34 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 808 861 1,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.87% 14.87% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 505 654
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £206 £215 £229
90th Percentile £568 £543 £574
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 66 56
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.19% -4.22% -4.99%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.00 £11.88
90th Percentile £43.25 £51.71 £41.13
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.26 £23.50
% change year-on-year +9.53% -22.30% +17.50%

MQTT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQTT within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Manchester - 1 - - 1
MQTT
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for MQTT.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei

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