Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 September 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.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 352 370 357
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +21
Contract jobs citing AMQP 4 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.028% 0.062% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
South East median daily rate £625 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -35.71%
10th Percentile £613 £481 £413
90th Percentile £638 £500 £460
England median daily rate £525 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,585 2,556 2,806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.06% 15.73% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 1,355 1,549
South East median daily rate £413 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +3.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £208 £204 £207
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 129 160
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% +29.58% -29.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.75 £11.97
90th Percentile £81.75 £55.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.31 £20.00 £18.26
% change year-on-year +26.55% +9.53% -22.30%

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AMQP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for AMQP in the South East

AMQP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AMQP in the South East

AMQP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AMQP in the South East

AMQP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Surrey - 4 £625 -
AMQP
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AMQP 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 South East region with a requirement for AMQP.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) New Relic
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 4 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring

AMQP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Product Roadmap
1 4 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) New Relic
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) VMware