Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 244 263
Rank change year-on-year -27 +19 +56
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 61 154 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 2.78% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 105 67
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £366 £413 £363
90th Percentile £600 £633 £513
England median daily rate £513 £500 £485
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.09% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 3,285 5,532 4,757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.87% 32.96% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,008 3,603 2,915
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £304
90th Percentile £588 £575 £570
England median daily rate £500 £480 £470
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 67 91
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £16.14 £26.65 £16.64
90th Percentile £82.50 £53.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +38 22 £438 -16.67% 7
Thames Valley -13 20 £475 -7.32% 3
Hampshire -6 15 £600 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -12 15 £475 -11.63% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 5 - -
Kent +12 2 £313 - 2
East Sussex +16 1 £250 -37.50% 2
West Sussex +15 1 £450 - 2
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) Java
2 29 (47.54%) Python
3 22 (36.07%) Scrum
3 22 (36.07%) Ansible
4 21 (34.43%) Linux
5 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
5 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
6 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
6 17 (27.87%) Tomcat
7 15 (24.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
7 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
8 14 (22.95%) Hadoop
8 14 (22.95%) AWS
8 14 (22.95%) Kafka
8 14 (22.95%) Middleware
8 14 (22.95%) C#
8 14 (22.95%) .NET
8 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (22.95%) Serverless
9 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
10 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (19.67%) Spring
10 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (19.67%) DevOps
10 12 (19.67%) Apache Spark
11 11 (18.03%) Big Data
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared

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 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
2 17 (27.87%) Tomcat
3 12 (19.67%) Apache Spark
3 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (11.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (9.84%) Apache
6 4 (6.56%) GemFire
7 3 (4.92%) nginx
7 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) AWS
1 14 (22.95%) Serverless
2 9 (14.75%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (14.75%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) GitHub
4 5 (8.20%) Azure Functions
5 4 (6.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (6.56%) PaaS
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.92%) Heroku
6 3 (4.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.64%) npm
7 1 (1.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DSL
2 2 (3.28%) AMQP
2 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.28%) Multicast
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) Hadoop
3 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (18.03%) Big Data
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (14.75%) HBase
5 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
6 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
7 6 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (8.20%) Cloudera CDH
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
9 3 (4.92%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.28%) InfluxDB
10 2 (3.28%) OpenTSDB
10 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2017
10 2 (3.28%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.75%) Maven
4 8 (13.11%) FindBugs
4 8 (13.11%) Log4j
4 8 (13.11%) Mercurial
4 8 (13.11%) SonarQube
4 8 (13.11%) Subversion
5 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.20%) Selenium
7 3 (4.92%) Liquibase
7 3 (4.92%) Protractor
7 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.28%) GDB
8 2 (3.28%) JIRA
8 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.64%) JUnit
9 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Police
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Integration Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Azure Developer
8 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Developer in Test
9 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (22.95%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) Kafka
2 14 (22.95%) Middleware
3 12 (19.67%) Spring
4 11 (18.03%) JMS
4 11 (18.03%) XSLT
5 10 (16.39%) Node.js
6 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.84%) Ultra Messaging
7 5 (8.20%) JSON
7 5 (8.20%) RESTful
8 3 (4.92%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (4.92%) WireMock
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Core
9 2 (3.28%) Flask
9 2 (3.28%) REST
9 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.28%) XML
9 2 (3.28%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (13.11%) CentOS
3 8 (13.11%) Debian
3 8 (13.11%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.48%) Unix
5 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Scrum
3 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
4 12 (19.67%) DevOps
5 11 (18.03%) Story Points
5 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
6 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
7 9 (14.75%) Open Source
8 8 (13.11%) System Testing
8 8 (13.11%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) Microservices
10 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (9.84%) Project Delivery
10 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.20%) Analytics
11 5 (8.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 5 (8.20%) Webhook
12 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Java
1 29 (47.54%) Python
2 14 (22.95%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) C++
4 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.48%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) Perl
5 6 (9.84%) R
6 4 (6.56%) Go
6 4 (6.56%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.92%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) C
8 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (4.92%) HDFS
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.28%) vCloud
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) Ansible
2 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.11%) Puppet
4 7 (11.48%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.56%) Terraform
6 2 (3.28%) Consul
6 2 (3.28%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (3.28%) Mesos
6 2 (3.28%) OpenView
6 2 (3.28%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.28%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.64%) Kibana
7 1 (1.64%) logstash
7 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Splunk
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) Cloudera
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) New Relic
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat