Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 322 316
Rank change year-on-year +87 -6 +64
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 149 34 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.89% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 0.82% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 20 58
South East median daily rate £500 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £416 £381 £355
90th Percentile £551 £494 £733
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% 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 - - £50.00

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 5,010 4,171 4,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.88% 26.66% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,146 2,490 3,095
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £309 £285 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +7.34% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 92 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £9.05 £15.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £54.90 £55.55
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +5.16% +10.71%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Hampshire +57 66 £488 - 10
Surrey +3 42 £500 +11.11% 11
Thames Valley +10 36 £450 +5.88% 12
Buckinghamshire +11 30 £463 +8.82% 2
Berkshire -17 6 £450 +5.88% 6
East Sussex +6 4 £463 +16.28% 4
West Sussex 0 3 £475 +8.57%
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 127 (85.23%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (75.84%) Jenkins
3 112 (75.17%) Java
4 107 (71.81%) Linux
5 99 (66.44%) Spring
6 94 (63.09%) Kafka
7 92 (61.74%) Git (software)
8 81 (54.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 80 (53.69%) Big Data
10 75 (50.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 72 (48.32%) TDD
12 66 (44.30%) Unix
12 66 (44.30%) JSON
13 65 (43.62%) Apache Spark
14 64 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (42.95%) Hadoop
14 64 (42.95%) Apache
15 62 (41.61%) Finance
16 60 (40.27%) RESTful
17 59 (39.60%) Middleware
18 55 (36.91%) BDD
19 54 (36.24%) Degree
20 53 (35.57%) HBase
21 52 (34.90%) REST
22 48 (32.21%) HDFS
23 46 (30.87%) Spring Boot
24 45 (30.20%) Amazon AWS
25 41 (27.52%) Microservices
26 40 (26.85%) J2EE
27 39 (26.17%) DevOps

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 65 (43.62%) Apache Spark
2 64 (42.95%) Apache
3 31 (20.81%) OpenStack
4 27 (18.12%) Confluence
5 23 (15.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (8.72%) GemFire
7 12 (8.05%) JBoss
8 6 (4.03%) Mule
8 6 (4.03%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 45 (30.20%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (26.17%) GitHub
3 38 (25.50%) PaaS
4 27 (18.12%) IaaS
4 27 (18.12%) OpenShift
5 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.67%) npm
7 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.12%) Firewall
2 21 (14.09%) Kerberos
3 8 (5.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (53.69%) Big Data
2 64 (42.95%) Hadoop
3 53 (35.57%) HBase
4 33 (22.15%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (20.81%) MongoDB
6 30 (20.13%) Parquet
7 27 (18.12%) NuoDB
7 27 (18.12%) Redis
8 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
9 8 (5.37%) Apache Hive
10 7 (4.70%) MySQL
11 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (2.01%) icCube
14 2 (1.34%) Impala
14 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (1.34%) Power BI
14 2 (1.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 113 (75.84%) Jenkins
2 92 (61.74%) Git (software)
3 31 (20.81%) Gradle
3 31 (20.81%) JIRA
4 28 (18.79%) Selenium
5 11 (7.38%) Cucumber
5 11 (7.38%) JUnit
6 6 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.03%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.34%) Maven
8 2 (1.34%) Mockito
8 2 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.34%) Spock
8 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.67%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.67%) Subversion
9 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (41.61%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Banking
3 7 (4.70%) International Banking
4 6 (4.03%) Electronics
4 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.03%) Marketing
4 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (73.15%) Developer
2 84 (56.38%) Java Developer
3 39 (26.17%) Big Data Developer
4 29 (19.46%) Apache Spark Developer
5 21 (14.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.74%) Hadoop Developer
7 9 (6.04%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Integration Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (4.70%) DevOps Manager
10 4 (2.68%) Agile Developer
10 4 (2.68%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Developer in Test
10 4 (2.68%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.01%) Architect
11 3 (2.01%) Designer
11 3 (2.01%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (66.44%) Spring
2 94 (63.09%) Kafka
3 66 (44.30%) JSON
4 60 (40.27%) RESTful
5 59 (39.60%) Middleware
6 52 (34.90%) REST
7 46 (30.87%) Spring Boot
8 40 (26.85%) J2EE
9 37 (24.83%) Spark Streaming
10 30 (20.13%) Apache Avro
10 30 (20.13%) Web Services
11 26 (17.45%) Spring Integration
12 12 (8.05%) Drools
13 10 (6.71%) SOAP
14 9 (6.04%) Java EE
15 6 (4.03%) Apache Camel
15 6 (4.03%) Gherkin
15 6 (4.03%) Spring Cloud
15 6 (4.03%) Spring MVC
15 6 (4.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.83%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (24.16%) Linux Command Line
2 36 (24.16%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.01%) e-Health
4 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.34%) iPad
4 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 107 (71.81%) Linux
2 66 (44.30%) Unix
3 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.01%) VMS
4 3 (2.01%) Windows
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (85.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (48.32%) TDD
3 64 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (36.91%) BDD
5 41 (27.52%) Microservices
6 39 (26.17%) DevOps
7 33 (22.15%) Scrum
7 33 (22.15%) Unit Testing
8 31 (20.81%) System Testing
9 30 (20.13%) Benchmarking
10 27 (18.12%) Load Balancing
11 26 (17.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (14.09%) Decision-Making
12 21 (14.09%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (9.40%) Software Deployment
14 13 (8.72%) OO
14 13 (8.72%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.05%) Secure Coding
16 11 (7.38%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 112 (75.17%) Java
2 38 (25.50%) Shell Script
3 16 (10.74%) SQL
4 9 (6.04%) C#
5 8 (5.37%) Python
6 5 (3.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.68%) Ruby
7 4 (2.68%) Scala
8 3 (2.01%) C
8 3 (2.01%) Go
8 3 (2.01%) PHP
9 2 (1.34%) Groovy
9 2 (1.34%) HiveQL
9 2 (1.34%) Java 8
9 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (36.24%) Degree
2 5 (3.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.01%) OCA
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.67%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.67%) LPIC
5 1 (0.67%) OCP
5 1 (0.67%) RHCA
5 1 (0.67%) RHCE
5 1 (0.67%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) GCP
3 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.34%) GDPR
3 2 (1.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (54.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 48 (32.21%) HDFS
3 3 (2.01%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.01%) Docker
3 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.34%) Corosync
5 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 75 (50.34%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (4.70%) Puppet
3 3 (2.01%) Ansible
3 3 (2.01%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.34%) Kibana
4 2 (1.34%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.34%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (19.46%) IBM
1 29 (19.46%) Red Hat
2 23 (15.44%) Hortonworks
3 9 (6.04%) Oracle
4 7 (4.70%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.03%) SAP
6 5 (3.36%) NetApp
7 3 (2.01%) CA
7 3 (2.01%) Cisco
7 3 (2.01%) Google
7 3 (2.01%) Vertica
8 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.34%) HP
8 2 (1.34%) Splunk
8 2 (1.34%) Symantec
8 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 2 (1.34%) Talend
9 1 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.67%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.67%) VMware