Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 21 October 2017 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
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 391 564
Rank change year-on-year -8 +173 +36
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 582 616 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 1.93% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 468 257
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £318
90th Percentile £650 £613 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £440 £420
% change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31831 31921 31899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.05% 30.06% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22346 22203 21761
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 374 529
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -0.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.15 £13.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.70 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +10.74%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RabbitMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RabbitMQ over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
England +11 552 £475 - 93
London +13 349 £500 +3.09% 52
UK excluding London -8 227 £430 -2.27% 42
South East +41 97 £450 -2.70% 10
North of England +42 48 £425 +1.19% 14
South West -1 36 £438 -2.78% 3
Yorkshire -2 32 £413 -2.94% 8
Scotland +31 23 £375 -16.67% 1
North West +19 15 £550 +50.68% 6
East of England -20 10 £451 +28.93% 12
Midlands -5 8 £525 +10.82% 2
Wales +11 5 £425 -
East Midlands +3 5 £340 +8.80% 2
West Midlands -14 3 £540 +11.34%
North East +69 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RabbitMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for RabbitMQ.

1 363 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (57.73%) Java
3 217 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 209 (35.91%) Git (software)
5 194 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 194 (33.33%) TDD
6 190 (32.65%) DevOps
7 182 (31.27%) Jenkins
8 173 (29.73%) Spring
8 173 (29.73%) Linux
9 169 (29.04%) Docker
10 161 (27.66%) AngularJS
11 152 (26.12%) SQL
12 147 (25.26%) Scrum
13 146 (25.09%) C#
14 145 (24.91%) Finance
15 144 (24.74%) Kafka
16 143 (24.57%) .NET
17 137 (23.54%) MongoDB
18 133 (22.85%) HTML
19 123 (21.13%) JSON
19 123 (21.13%) Microservices
20 122 (20.96%) RESTful
21 120 (20.62%) REST
22 117 (20.10%) Node.js
22 117 (20.10%) Web Services
23 114 (19.59%) NoSQL
24 111 (19.07%) Redis
24 111 (19.07%) Python
25 107 (18.38%) MySQL

RabbitMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 102 (17.53%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (10.82%) Apache
3 61 (10.48%) Tomcat
4 34 (5.84%) Apache Spark
5 32 (5.50%) nginx
6 28 (4.81%) NServiceBus
7 25 (4.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 23 (3.95%) Jetty
9 18 (3.09%) Apache Solr
10 17 (2.92%) OpenStack
11 16 (2.75%) CMS
12 14 (2.41%) Confluence
12 14 (2.41%) JBoss
13 13 (2.23%) Apache Pig
14 12 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (2.06%) WebLogic
14 12 (2.06%) WebSphere
15 10 (1.72%) Mule
16 9 (1.55%) IIS
17 8 (1.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.17%) HipChat
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 194 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (6.53%) GitHub
4 36 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (4.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 21 (3.61%) Amazon SQS
7 17 (2.92%) Amazon S3
7 17 (2.92%) PaaS
8 12 (2.06%) SaaS
9 8 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.20%) npm
10 7 (1.20%) Serverless
11 6 (1.03%) IaaS
11 6 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.86%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.86%) Route 53
12 5 (0.86%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.28%) HTTP
2 32 (5.50%) AMQP
3 29 (4.98%) Firewall
3 29 (4.98%) Internet
3 29 (4.98%) TCP/IP
4 26 (4.47%) DNS
5 24 (4.12%) SSL
6 7 (1.20%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.86%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.69%) LDAP
9 3 (0.52%) Intranet
9 3 (0.52%) Network Security
9 3 (0.52%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.52%) VPN
9 3 (0.52%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.34%) CTI
10 2 (0.34%) S/MIME
10 2 (0.34%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.17%) ICMP
11 1 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (23.54%) MongoDB
2 114 (19.59%) NoSQL
3 111 (19.07%) Redis
4 107 (18.38%) MySQL
5 106 (18.21%) SQL Server
6 75 (12.89%) Hadoop
7 55 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (6.70%) Big Data
9 36 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (4.98%) HBase
10 29 (4.98%) Relational Database
11 20 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (2.92%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.92%) Riak
13 14 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (2.06%) Couchbase
15 11 (1.89%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
16 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (1.03%) Impala
Development Applications
1 209 (35.91%) Git (software)
2 182 (31.27%) Jenkins
3 88 (15.12%) Maven
4 57 (9.79%) Subversion
5 48 (8.25%) JIRA
6 34 (5.84%) Selenium
7 33 (5.67%) SpecFlow
8 31 (5.33%) TeamCity
9 26 (4.47%) Vagrant
10 23 (3.95%) Artifactory
10 23 (3.95%) Bitbucket
11 21 (3.61%) Gradle
12 20 (3.44%) Sonatype Nexus
13 19 (3.26%) JUnit
13 19 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
15 17 (2.92%) Cucumber
15 17 (2.92%) GitLab
16 16 (2.75%) Grunt
17 15 (2.58%) gulp
General
1 145 (24.91%) Finance
2 27 (4.64%) Banking
3 24 (4.12%) Legal
4 20 (3.44%) Marketing
5 18 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.92%) Front Office
6 17 (2.92%) Law
7 16 (2.75%) Electronics
7 16 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.72%) Retail
9 9 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Games
12 4 (0.69%) Publishing
13 3 (0.52%) Advertising
14 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Local Government
14 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.17%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 395 (67.87%) Developer
2 185 (31.79%) Java Developer
3 92 (15.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 82 (14.09%) Senior Developer
5 72 (12.37%) C# Developer
6 69 (11.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 44 (7.56%) .NET Developer
8 38 (6.53%) Agile Developer
9 37 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
10 30 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
11 29 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
12 27 (4.64%) Lead Developer
13 25 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
13 25 (4.30%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.26%) Architect
14 19 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (3.26%) Software Engineer
15 17 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
15 17 (2.92%) Python Developer
15 17 (2.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (29.73%) Spring
2 161 (27.66%) AngularJS
3 144 (24.74%) Kafka
4 143 (24.57%) .NET
5 133 (22.85%) HTML
6 123 (21.13%) JSON
7 122 (20.96%) RESTful
8 120 (20.62%) REST
9 117 (20.10%) Node.js
9 117 (20.10%) Web Services
10 87 (14.95%) CSS
11 78 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 78 (13.40%) XML
12 76 (13.06%) ActiveMQ
12 76 (13.06%) HTML5
13 73 (12.54%) React
14 71 (12.20%) SOAP
15 70 (12.03%) Spring Boot
16 69 (11.86%) Hibernate
17 59 (10.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.30%) Hedge funds
5 24 (4.12%) Public Cloud
6 19 (3.26%) User Experience
7 14 (2.41%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.06%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.72%) Blog
10 10 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.55%) Equities
12 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.03%) Fintech
12 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.03%) STB
13 5 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.86%) Derivative
14 4 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 173 (29.73%) Linux
2 86 (14.78%) Unix
3 52 (8.93%) Windows
4 21 (3.61%) CentOS
5 19 (3.26%) Ubuntu
6 16 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.37%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.20%) Android
10 3 (0.52%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.52%) Debian
10 3 (0.52%) Fedora
10 3 (0.52%) HPUX
10 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.17%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (33.33%) TDD
3 190 (32.65%) DevOps
4 147 (25.26%) Scrum
5 123 (21.13%) Microservices
6 105 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (16.84%) BDD
8 84 (14.43%) Test Automation
9 72 (12.37%) MVC
10 66 (11.34%) Open Source
11 63 (10.82%) Software Engineering
12 58 (9.97%) SOA
12 58 (9.97%) Unit Testing
13 56 (9.62%) Kanban
14 54 (9.28%) OO
15 50 (8.59%) Configuration Management
16 45 (7.73%) CQRS
17 39 (6.70%) API Development
18 36 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
19 34 (5.84%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 336 (57.73%) Java
2 217 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 152 (26.12%) SQL
4 146 (25.09%) C#
5 111 (19.07%) Python
6 67 (11.51%) Ruby
6 67 (11.51%) Scala
7 61 (10.48%) Bash Shell
8 32 (5.50%) Groovy
9 27 (4.64%) Go
10 25 (4.30%) TypeScript
11 24 (4.12%) T-SQL
12 23 (3.95%) PHP
13 21 (3.61%) Shell Script
14 19 (3.26%) ES6
14 19 (3.26%) PL/SQL
14 19 (3.26%) PowerShell
15 15 (2.58%) Clojure
16 11 (1.89%) C++
17 8 (1.37%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 53 (9.11%) Degree
2 52 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 43 (7.39%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.52%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.39%) QA
2 18 (3.09%) MiFID
3 3 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 169 (29.04%) Docker
2 26 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 20 (3.44%) HDFS
5 10 (1.72%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.37%) oVirt
6 8 (1.37%) RHEV
7 7 (1.20%) Varnish
8 6 (1.03%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.69%) LXC
10 3 (0.52%) etcd
10 3 (0.52%) vSphere
11 2 (0.34%) Firmware
11 2 (0.34%) KVM
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.17%) Squid
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (0.17%) Xen
12 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 104 (17.87%) Puppet
2 79 (13.57%) Ansible
3 53 (9.11%) Kubernetes
4 48 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (6.87%) Terraform
6 25 (4.30%) HAProxy
6 25 (4.30%) logstash
7 21 (3.61%) Kibana
8 18 (3.09%) Nagios
9 16 (2.75%) Consul
10 15 (2.58%) Hadoop YARN
11 12 (2.06%) Grafana
11 12 (2.06%) Mesos
11 12 (2.06%) Packer
12 11 (1.89%) ZABBIX
13 9 (1.55%) Graphite
14 8 (1.37%) Salt
15 7 (1.20%) Cobbler
16 6 (1.03%) Icinga
17 4 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 75 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.73%) Oracle
3 27 (4.64%) Apigee
4 20 (3.44%) New Relic
5 19 (3.26%) IBM
5 19 (3.26%) Red Hat
5 19 (3.26%) SAP
5 19 (3.26%) TIBCO
6 17 (2.92%) Splunk
7 14 (2.41%) VMware
8 9 (1.55%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.20%) Google
9 7 (1.20%) Sybase
10 5 (0.86%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.86%) Solace
10 5 (0.86%) Tradeweb
11 4 (0.69%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.69%) Informatica
11 4 (0.69%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.69%) WSO2