Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 226 346 366
Rank change year-on-year +120 +20 -16
Contract jobs citing AMQP 3 11 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.075% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £438 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +16.44% +7.35%
10th Percentile £419 £313 £333
90th Percentile £466 £538 £398
England median daily rate £481 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.67% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 1,270 2,421 2,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.92% 16.51% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 1,403 1,350
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.36%
10th Percentile £175 £213 £200
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 135 153
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -30.01% +49.28%
10th Percentile £15.45 £12.00 £12.03
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £52.25
Median hourly rate £25.74 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.70% - +0.50%

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AMQP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AMQP in the South East.

Daily rate trend for AMQP in the South East

AMQP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing AMQP in the South East.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +65 3 £438 -
AMQP
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Heroku
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
1 3 (100.00%) Kong
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Heroku
1 3 (100.00%) Kong
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL