Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RabbitMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RabbitMQ over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 243 311
Rank change year-on-year -11 +68 +51
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 127 135 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 0.82% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 2.89% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 66 34
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +56.52%
10th Percentile £363 £369 £377
90th Percentile £638 £513 £638
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.00 -

RabbitMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,184 4,676 4,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.39% 28.52% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,342 2,919 2,479
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 79 99
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26.65 £21.33 £18.22
90th Percentile £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in the South East

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RabbitMQ in the South East

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RabbitMQ in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RabbitMQ in the South East

RabbitMQ
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 RabbitMQ within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Hampshire -13 53 £450 - 5
Thames Valley +22 42 £513 +24.24% 15
Berkshire +23 29 £550 +44.26% 13
Surrey -48 23 £525 +16.67% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £375 -6.25% 2
West Sussex - 6 £450 -
Kent +13 1 - - 3
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RabbitMQ 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 RabbitMQ.

1 85 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (63.78%) Kafka
3 80 (62.99%) Linux
4 71 (55.91%) Java
5 67 (52.76%) TDD
6 65 (51.18%) Jenkins
7 62 (48.82%) JSON
8 60 (47.24%) Spring
9 56 (44.09%) Big Data
10 55 (43.31%) BDD
11 52 (40.94%) Hadoop
12 51 (40.16%) Git (software)
12 51 (40.16%) Unix
13 48 (37.80%) Apache
13 48 (37.80%) Middleware
14 46 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (36.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 45 (35.43%) Hadoop YARN
16 44 (34.65%) MongoDB
17 41 (32.28%) J2EE
18 39 (30.71%) HBase
18 39 (30.71%) HDFS
19 38 (29.92%) REST
19 38 (29.92%) System Testing
19 38 (29.92%) Unit Testing
20 37 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
20 37 (29.13%) RESTful
21 34 (26.77%) GitHub
21 34 (26.77%) Apache Avro
22 32 (25.20%) Docker

RabbitMQ
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 48 (37.80%) Apache
2 30 (23.62%) Apache Spark
3 19 (14.96%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (11.02%) OpenStack
5 10 (7.87%) Confluence
6 9 (7.09%) Apache Solr
7 6 (4.72%) WebSphere
8 5 (3.94%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (2.36%) GemFire
10 1 (0.79%) CMS
10 1 (0.79%) nginx
10 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.79%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (26.77%) GitHub
3 19 (14.96%) PaaS
4 14 (11.02%) IaaS
5 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (7.87%) OpenShift
6 4 (3.15%) SaaS
7 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) HTTP
2 14 (11.02%) Firewall
3 9 (7.09%) AMQP
4 5 (3.94%) SSL
5 4 (3.15%) DNS
6 3 (2.36%) DHCP
6 3 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.36%) Network Security
7 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.79%) LAN
8 1 (0.79%) Skype
8 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (44.09%) Big Data
2 52 (40.94%) Hadoop
3 44 (34.65%) MongoDB
4 39 (30.71%) HBase
5 29 (22.83%) Parquet
5 29 (22.83%) Redis
6 27 (21.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (21.26%) NoSQL
7 22 (17.32%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (13.39%) MySQL
9 10 (7.87%) NuoDB
10 9 (7.09%) Neo4j
11 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
12 5 (3.94%) CouchDB
12 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (3.15%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
14 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 65 (51.18%) Jenkins
2 51 (40.16%) Git (software)
3 29 (22.83%) Gradle
4 12 (9.45%) JIRA
4 12 (9.45%) Selenium
5 7 (5.51%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.51%) JUnit
6 6 (4.72%) Mockito
6 6 (4.72%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.15%) JBehave
8 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.36%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.36%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.36%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.57%) git-flow
9 2 (1.57%) Maven
9 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.79%) gulp
General
1 19 (14.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (62.99%) Developer
2 55 (43.31%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.17%) Hadoop Developer
4 15 (11.81%) Big Data Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 11 (8.66%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Apache Spark Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.36%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (2.36%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (2.36%) Network Specialist
11 3 (2.36%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (63.78%) Kafka
2 62 (48.82%) JSON
3 60 (47.24%) Spring
4 48 (37.80%) Middleware
5 41 (32.28%) J2EE
6 38 (29.92%) REST
7 37 (29.13%) RESTful
8 34 (26.77%) Apache Avro
9 24 (18.90%) .NET
10 23 (18.11%) Spring Boot
11 18 (14.17%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (12.60%) Spark Streaming
13 14 (11.02%) JMS
14 12 (9.45%) .NET Core
14 12 (9.45%) AngularJS
15 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (7.87%) CSS
15 10 (7.87%) HTML
16 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
16 9 (7.09%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.83%) Linux Command Line
1 29 (22.83%) Virtual Team
2 10 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.15%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.15%) User Experience
6 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Blog
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 80 (62.99%) Linux
2 51 (40.16%) Unix
3 13 (10.24%) Windows
4 4 (3.15%) VMS
5 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.79%) CentOS
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (52.76%) TDD
3 55 (43.31%) BDD
4 46 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (29.92%) System Testing
5 38 (29.92%) Unit Testing
6 30 (23.62%) Microservices
7 29 (22.83%) Benchmarking
7 29 (22.83%) DevOps
8 24 (18.90%) Scrum
9 19 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (14.17%) OO
11 16 (12.60%) Multithreading
11 16 (12.60%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.02%) MVC
13 13 (10.24%) Kanban
13 13 (10.24%) Open Source
13 13 (10.24%) Software Engineering
14 12 (9.45%) SOLID
15 10 (7.87%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 71 (55.91%) Java
2 29 (22.83%) Shell Script
3 23 (18.11%) C#
4 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.39%) SQL
6 9 (7.09%) Java 8
6 9 (7.09%) Ruby
7 8 (6.30%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.94%) PHP
9 4 (3.15%) Groovy
10 3 (2.36%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.36%) Perl
11 2 (1.57%) Go
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) Haskell
12 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) GDPR
2 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 46 (36.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 39 (30.71%) HDFS
3 32 (25.20%) Docker
4 5 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.36%) oVirt
5 3 (2.36%) RHEV
5 3 (2.36%) Samba
5 3 (2.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.79%) KVM
6 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (35.43%) Hadoop YARN
2 24 (18.90%) Kubernetes
3 15 (11.81%) Ansible
4 13 (10.24%) Puppet
5 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.15%) Terraform
7 3 (2.36%) Grafana
8 2 (1.57%) Kibana
9 1 (0.79%) Consul
9 1 (0.79%) Graphite
9 1 (0.79%) logstash
9 1 (0.79%) Mesos
9 1 (0.79%) Nagios
9 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.79%) Salt
9 1 (0.79%) StatsD
9 1 (0.79%) Uchiwa
9 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (11.81%) IBM
2 11 (8.66%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
4 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.94%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.94%) VMware
6 3 (2.36%) GUPTA
7 2 (1.57%) Splunk
8 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) New Relic
8 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.79%) Telerik
8 1 (0.79%) webMethods
8 1 (0.79%) Xamarin