Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 297 289
Rank change year-on-year +86 -8 +81
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 176 84 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.06% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 1.87% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 57 74
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.74% +55.83%
10th Percentile £425 £370 £363
90th Percentile £588 £515 £750
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -
England median hourly rate - £39.75 -

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 5,409 4,498 4,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.62% 27.63% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,526 2,743 3,058
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 129
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.30 £12.40 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £50.05 £55.50
England median hourly rate £41.81 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.51% +9.59% -1.35%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Surrey 0 59 £500 +8.11% 9
Thames Valley +25 56 £500 +17.79% 23
Hampshire -3 40 £500 +11.11% 6
Berkshire +18 38 £513 +22.39% 14
Buckinghamshire +27 18 £469 +10.42% 9
East Sussex +3 12 £431 -5.74% 3
West Sussex +5 9 £475 +0.53% 2
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 121 (68.75%) Kafka
2 116 (65.91%) Java
3 108 (61.36%) Linux
4 107 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 82 (46.59%) Spring
7 81 (46.02%) JSON
8 77 (43.75%) TDD
8 77 (43.75%) RESTful
9 74 (42.05%) Big Data
10 71 (40.34%) Apache Spark
11 70 (39.77%) BDD
12 66 (37.50%) Finance
13 65 (36.93%) Apache
13 65 (36.93%) Hadoop
14 63 (35.80%) Unix
15 62 (35.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 55 (31.25%) HBase
16 55 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
17 53 (30.11%) Scrum
18 52 (29.55%) Middleware
18 52 (29.55%) Git (software)
19 50 (28.41%) Microservices
20 48 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
21 47 (26.70%) Spring Boot
22 45 (25.57%) DevOps
22 45 (25.57%) MongoDB
23 43 (24.43%) REST
24 41 (23.30%) Continuous Integration
24 41 (23.30%) HDFS

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 71 (40.34%) Apache Spark
2 65 (36.93%) Apache
3 26 (14.77%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (13.07%) GemFire
4 23 (13.07%) OpenStack
5 22 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 15 (8.52%) Apache Solr
7 11 (6.25%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.41%) Confluence
9 4 (2.27%) NServiceBus
10 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.14%) JBoss
11 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.57%) OpenROAD
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 55 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (17.61%) PaaS
3 21 (11.93%) GitHub
4 13 (7.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (5.11%) IaaS
7 5 (2.84%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.27%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.27%) SaaS
9 2 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.57%) Heroku
10 1 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.05%) HTTP
2 12 (6.82%) Firewall
3 7 (3.98%) Kerberos
4 6 (3.41%) AMQP
4 6 (3.41%) SSL
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.70%) DNS
5 3 (1.70%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.70%) LAN
5 3 (1.70%) NX-OS
5 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.70%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) DVB
6 1 (0.57%) Network Security
6 1 (0.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (42.05%) Big Data
2 65 (36.93%) Hadoop
3 55 (31.25%) HBase
4 45 (25.57%) MongoDB
5 37 (21.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 37 (21.02%) NoSQL
6 34 (19.32%) Redis
7 28 (15.91%) SQL Server
8 22 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (9.09%) MySQL
9 16 (9.09%) Neo4j
10 15 (8.52%) Apache Hive
11 10 (5.68%) icCube
12 9 (5.11%) Relational Database
13 8 (4.55%) Oracle Database
14 6 (3.41%) NuoDB
14 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (2.27%) CouchDB
15 4 (2.27%) Parquet
15 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 88 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 52 (29.55%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.36%) Cucumber
4 18 (10.23%) JIRA
5 14 (7.95%) JUnit
6 12 (6.82%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.82%) IntelliJ
7 11 (6.25%) Selenium
8 7 (3.98%) Gradle
9 6 (3.41%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.27%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.70%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.14%) JBehave
12 2 (1.14%) Maven
13 1 (0.57%) Mocha
13 1 (0.57%) Mockito
General
1 66 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (0.57%) Advertising
3 1 (0.57%) Marketing
3 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (64.20%) Developer
2 67 (38.07%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.34%) Big Data Developer
4 18 (10.23%) Apache Spark Developer
5 15 (8.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Java Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Hadoop Developer
8 11 (6.25%) Java Hadoop Developer
9 10 (5.68%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.55%) Architect
11 6 (3.41%) .NET Software Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) Developer in Test
12 5 (2.84%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Tester
13 4 (2.27%) C# Developer
13 4 (2.27%) Python Developer
14 3 (1.70%) .NET Software Developer
14 3 (1.70%) Automation Tester
14 3 (1.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (68.75%) Kafka
2 82 (46.59%) Spring
3 81 (46.02%) JSON
4 77 (43.75%) RESTful
5 52 (29.55%) Middleware
6 47 (26.70%) Spring Boot
7 43 (24.43%) REST
8 40 (22.73%) J2EE
9 39 (22.16%) Spark Streaming
10 29 (16.48%) .NET
11 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (10.80%) Web Services
11 19 (10.80%) XML
12 16 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 16 (9.09%) Memcached
13 15 (8.52%) Lucene
14 14 (7.95%) Apache Avro
14 14 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (7.39%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.27%) User Experience
7 3 (1.70%) Clustering
7 3 (1.70%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.70%) e-Health
7 3 (1.70%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) Fintech
8 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 108 (61.36%) Linux
2 63 (35.80%) Unix
3 19 (10.80%) Windows
4 11 (6.25%) VMS
5 3 (1.70%) CentOS
5 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (43.75%) TDD
3 70 (39.77%) BDD
4 53 (30.11%) Scrum
5 50 (28.41%) Microservices
6 45 (25.57%) DevOps
7 41 (23.30%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (19.32%) OO
9 30 (17.05%) Unit Testing
10 29 (16.48%) Test Automation
11 26 (14.77%) System Testing
12 24 (13.64%) Open Source
13 22 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (11.36%) MVC
15 19 (10.80%) ATDD
15 19 (10.80%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 16 (9.09%) ETL
16 16 (9.09%) OOP
17 15 (8.52%) Analytics
18 14 (7.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 116 (65.91%) Java
2 39 (22.16%) C#
3 32 (18.18%) SQL
4 25 (14.20%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.64%) Python
6 19 (10.80%) Shell Script
7 13 (7.39%) Java 8
8 12 (6.82%) PHP
9 11 (6.25%) C
10 10 (5.68%) Go
11 8 (4.55%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.98%) Perl
13 6 (3.41%) Groovy
13 6 (3.41%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.27%) Ruby
14 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.70%) HiveQL
15 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) Degree
2 10 (5.68%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.70%) OCA
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.57%) LPIC
5 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.57%) OCP
5 1 (0.57%) RHCA
5 1 (0.57%) RHCE
5 1 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) GCP
2 6 (3.41%) QA
3 3 (1.70%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.70%) GDPR
4 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (35.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 41 (23.30%) HDFS
3 33 (18.75%) Docker
4 12 (6.82%) Apache Flume
5 10 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.41%) oVirt
6 6 (3.41%) RHEV
7 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (2.27%) Xen
8 3 (1.70%) KVM
9 1 (0.57%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 48 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 22 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 19 (10.80%) Puppet
4 12 (6.82%) Ansible
5 9 (5.11%) Kibana
6 8 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.98%) Terraform
8 6 (3.41%) Grafana
9 4 (2.27%) Consul
9 4 (2.27%) logstash
9 4 (2.27%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.27%) Uchiwa
10 3 (1.70%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (1.14%) Graphite
11 2 (1.14%) Mesos
11 2 (1.14%) Nagios
11 2 (1.14%) Salt
11 2 (1.14%) StatsD
11 2 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.66%) Oracle
3 14 (7.95%) Splunk
4 13 (7.39%) Google
5 12 (6.82%) Rackspace
6 11 (6.25%) Hortonworks
7 10 (5.68%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.68%) Vertica
8 9 (5.11%) Cisco
9 8 (4.55%) IBM
10 4 (2.27%) NetApp
10 4 (2.27%) VMware
11 3 (1.70%) CA
11 3 (1.70%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.70%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.70%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.70%) Tableau
11 3 (1.70%) Talend
11 3 (1.70%) WSO2
12 2 (1.14%) New Relic