Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 280 315
Rank change year-on-year +54 +35 +57
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 157 102 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.94% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 2.18% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 66 48
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £375
90th Percentile £625 £513 £629
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
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 5,574 4,686 4,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.43% 27.77% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,640 2,901 2,819
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 88 135
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £25.00 £16.15 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £51.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% 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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Thames Valley +30 62 £513 +20.73% 14
Berkshire +26 44 £525 +35.48% 7
Surrey -7 43 £525 +16.02% 13
Hampshire -5 36 £500 +11.11% 10
Buckinghamshire +15 18 £375 -9.04% 6
West Sussex +4 10 £450 -4.76%
East Sussex -8 4 £400 -21.95% 1
Kent 0 1 - - 4
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 104 (66.24%) Kafka
2 93 (59.24%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (58.60%) Linux
4 88 (56.05%) Java
5 79 (50.32%) Jenkins
6 73 (46.50%) JSON
7 72 (45.86%) Spring
8 67 (42.68%) TDD
9 64 (40.76%) Big Data
10 60 (38.22%) Hadoop
11 58 (36.94%) MongoDB
11 58 (36.94%) BDD
11 58 (36.94%) Apache
12 55 (35.03%) Amazon AWS
13 54 (34.39%) Unix
14 53 (33.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 52 (33.12%) Apache Spark
16 51 (32.48%) RESTful
17 50 (31.85%) Middleware
18 49 (31.21%) Git (software)
19 48 (30.57%) Hadoop YARN
20 46 (29.30%) REST
21 45 (28.66%) J2EE
22 44 (28.03%) Redis
23 42 (26.75%) Apache Cassandra
23 42 (26.75%) DevOps
24 41 (26.11%) NoSQL
24 41 (26.11%) Finance
25 40 (25.48%) Spring Boot
26 39 (24.84%) 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 58 (36.94%) Apache
2 52 (33.12%) Apache Spark
3 35 (22.29%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (12.74%) OpenStack
5 17 (10.83%) Apache Solr
6 10 (6.37%) Confluence
7 9 (5.73%) GemFire
7 9 (5.73%) WebSphere
8 5 (3.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (2.55%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.64%) CMS
11 1 (0.64%) JBoss
11 1 (0.64%) nginx
11 1 (0.64%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 55 (35.03%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.01%) GitHub
3 20 (12.74%) PaaS
4 14 (8.92%) IaaS
5 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (6.37%) OpenShift
6 7 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.55%) SaaS
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.92%) HTTP
2 17 (10.83%) Firewall
3 8 (5.10%) SSL
4 6 (3.82%) AMQP
5 5 (3.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.55%) DNS
6 4 (2.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.55%) LAN
6 4 (2.55%) WAN
7 3 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.91%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.64%) DVB
8 1 (0.64%) Network Security
8 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (40.76%) Big Data
2 60 (38.22%) Hadoop
3 58 (36.94%) MongoDB
4 44 (28.03%) Redis
5 42 (26.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 41 (26.11%) NoSQL
7 37 (23.57%) HBase
8 20 (12.74%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (11.46%) Neo4j
10 17 (10.83%) MySQL
10 17 (10.83%) Parquet
11 13 (8.28%) SQL Server
12 10 (6.37%) NuoDB
13 8 (5.10%) Oracle Database
13 8 (5.10%) Relational Database
14 5 (3.18%) CouchDB
15 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
15 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (1.91%) icCube
17 2 (1.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 79 (50.32%) Jenkins
2 49 (31.21%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.10%) Gradle
4 14 (8.92%) JIRA
5 13 (8.28%) Selenium
6 6 (3.82%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.18%) JUnit
8 4 (2.55%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.91%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.91%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.27%) JBehave
10 2 (1.27%) Mockito
10 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 41 (26.11%) Finance
2 2 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (0.64%) Advertising
3 1 (0.64%) Games
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
3 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (61.15%) Developer
2 63 (40.13%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.56%) Big Data Developer
4 19 (12.10%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (8.92%) Apache Spark Developer
5 14 (8.92%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.28%) Hadoop Developer
7 10 (6.37%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Architect
9 6 (3.82%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (3.18%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (2.55%) Java Engineer
11 4 (2.55%) Senior Developer
12 3 (1.91%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (1.91%) Network Engineer
12 3 (1.91%) Platform Architect
12 3 (1.91%) Python Developer
12 3 (1.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (66.24%) Kafka
2 73 (46.50%) JSON
3 72 (45.86%) Spring
4 51 (32.48%) RESTful
5 50 (31.85%) Middleware
6 46 (29.30%) REST
7 45 (28.66%) J2EE
8 40 (25.48%) Spring Boot
9 34 (21.66%) .NET
10 30 (19.11%) Spark Streaming
11 29 (18.47%) Apache Avro
12 20 (12.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (10.83%) Lucene
13 17 (10.83%) Memcached
14 16 (10.19%) ASP.NET
15 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (8.92%) AngularJS
16 14 (8.92%) SignalR
17 13 (8.28%) ActiveMQ
18 12 (7.64%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.10%) Linux Command Line
1 19 (12.10%) Virtual Team
2 13 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (7.01%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.55%) User Experience
5 4 (2.55%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.91%) Clustering
6 3 (1.91%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.91%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) Fintech
8 1 (0.64%) Blog
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 92 (58.60%) Linux
2 54 (34.39%) Unix
3 15 (9.55%) Windows
4 5 (3.18%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.18%) VMS
5 4 (2.55%) CentOS
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (59.24%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.68%) TDD
3 58 (36.94%) BDD
4 42 (26.75%) DevOps
5 38 (24.20%) Unit Testing
6 37 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (23.57%) Microservices
7 36 (22.93%) System Testing
8 29 (18.47%) Scrum
9 26 (16.56%) OO
10 25 (15.92%) Open Source
11 21 (13.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (13.38%) MVC
12 19 (12.10%) Multithreading
13 17 (10.83%) Benchmarking
14 15 (9.55%) SOA
14 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
14 15 (9.55%) Test Automation
15 13 (8.28%) B2B
15 13 (8.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 88 (56.05%) Java
2 36 (22.93%) C#
3 22 (14.01%) SQL
4 21 (13.38%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.10%) Shell Script
6 16 (10.19%) Python
7 14 (8.92%) Java 8
8 10 (6.37%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.37%) PHP
9 9 (5.73%) Perl
10 7 (4.46%) Groovy
11 6 (3.82%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.18%) Ruby
13 4 (2.55%) C
13 4 (2.55%) Go
14 2 (1.27%) AWK
14 2 (1.27%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.64%) Haskell
15 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
System Software
1 53 (33.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 39 (24.84%) Docker
3 34 (21.66%) HDFS
4 6 (3.82%) Apache Flume
4 6 (3.82%) oVirt
4 6 (3.82%) RHEV
5 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.55%) KVM
6 4 (2.55%) Xen
7 3 (1.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (30.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 31 (19.75%) Kubernetes
3 18 (11.46%) Puppet
4 14 (8.92%) Ansible
5 10 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.73%) Grafana
7 8 (5.10%) Kibana
8 7 (4.46%) Terraform
9 5 (3.18%) Consul
9 5 (3.18%) logstash
9 5 (3.18%) Prometheus
9 5 (3.18%) Uchiwa
10 3 (1.91%) Graphite
10 3 (1.91%) Mesos
10 3 (1.91%) Nagios
10 3 (1.91%) Salt
10 3 (1.91%) StatsD
10 3 (1.91%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.92%) Rackspace
2 14 (8.92%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle
3 13 (8.28%) Splunk
4 9 (5.73%) IBM
5 7 (4.46%) Google
6 6 (3.82%) Cisco
7 5 (3.18%) VMware
8 4 (2.55%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.91%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.91%) New Relic
9 3 (1.91%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.91%) Vertica
9 3 (1.91%) WSO2
10 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.64%) Telerik
10 1 (0.64%) webMethods
10 1 (0.64%) Xamarin