Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 431 397 572
Rank change year-on-year -34 +175 +86
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 490 649 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 2.08% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 496 239
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £315
90th Percentile £650 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -4.72% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £39.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 - -

RabbitMQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30830 31268 31164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.18% 28.83% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21277 21862 20732
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £294 £269
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 377 482
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.81% +5.83%
10th Percentile £15.91 £12.25 £15.04
90th Percentile £53.08 £50.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.02
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.76% +10.06%

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 August 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 14 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 August 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 -45 477 £488 +8.33% 121
London +21 295 £520 +6.67% 60
UK excluding London -59 190 £429 -4.72% 63
South East -9 71 £450 +5.26% 18
North of England +9 55 £420 -1.18% 25
Yorkshire -24 37 £420 -1.18% 8
South West +11 32 £425 -5.56% 6
North West +31 18 £538 +43.33% 17
East of England -7 12 £450 +15.38% 10
Midlands -37 8 £525 +7.97% 2
Scotland +31 6 £388 -8.82% 2
Wales - 6 £408 -
East Midlands -6 5 £340 -2.86% 1
West Midlands -33 3 £540 +10.77% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 317 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (56.53%) Java
3 181 (36.94%) JavaScript
4 175 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 174 (35.51%) TDD
5 174 (35.51%) Git (software)
6 165 (33.67%) DevOps
7 155 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
8 154 (31.43%) Linux
9 144 (29.39%) Docker
10 143 (29.18%) AngularJS
11 141 (28.78%) Spring
12 130 (26.53%) MongoDB
13 125 (25.51%) Python
14 123 (25.10%) Finance
15 122 (24.90%) C#
16 118 (24.08%) Scrum
17 117 (23.88%) .NET
18 114 (23.27%) Microservices
19 107 (21.84%) Kafka
20 105 (21.43%) SQL
20 105 (21.43%) Node.js
21 100 (20.41%) MySQL
21 100 (20.41%) HTML
22 97 (19.80%) REST
22 97 (19.80%) Puppet
22 97 (19.80%) NoSQL
23 93 (18.98%) BDD
23 93 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
24 89 (18.16%) Elasticsearch

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 89 (18.16%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (12.45%) Apache
3 40 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 33 (6.73%) nginx
5 32 (6.53%) Apache Spark
6 30 (6.12%) NServiceBus
7 22 (4.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (3.27%) Confluence
9 15 (3.06%) OpenStack
10 14 (2.86%) Apache Solr
11 10 (2.04%) Apache Pig
12 9 (1.84%) CMS
12 9 (1.84%) Mule ESB
13 8 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.63%) Jetty
14 7 (1.43%) Mule
15 6 (1.22%) MQSeries
16 5 (1.02%) IIS
16 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.82%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 155 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (8.37%) GitHub
4 36 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (3.27%) PaaS
7 11 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (1.22%) SaaS
10 5 (1.02%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.02%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.82%) Heroku
12 3 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.61%) Datadog
12 3 (0.61%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.00%) HTTP
2 30 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 29 (5.92%) DNS
4 27 (5.51%) Firewall
5 26 (5.31%) SSL
6 24 (4.90%) Internet
7 12 (2.45%) AMQP
8 6 (1.22%) Ethernet
8 6 (1.22%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.02%) VPN
10 4 (0.82%) tcpdump
10 4 (0.82%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.41%) LDAP
11 2 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.41%) S/MIME
12 1 (0.20%) DMZ
12 1 (0.20%) ICMP
12 1 (0.20%) SAN
12 1 (0.20%) SSH
12 1 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (26.53%) MongoDB
2 100 (20.41%) MySQL
3 97 (19.80%) NoSQL
4 88 (17.96%) SQL Server
5 78 (15.92%) Hadoop
6 60 (12.24%) Redis
7 52 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (8.57%) Big Data
9 36 (7.35%) Relational Database
10 29 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (4.90%) HBase
12 22 (4.49%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.04%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database
16 7 (1.43%) Riak
17 5 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
17 5 (1.02%) Impala
17 5 (1.02%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 175 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 174 (35.51%) Git (software)
3 71 (14.49%) Maven
4 45 (9.18%) Subversion
5 41 (8.37%) JIRA
6 34 (6.94%) TeamCity
7 32 (6.53%) SpecFlow
8 26 (5.31%) Artifactory
9 25 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 22 (4.49%) GitLab
12 20 (4.08%) Bitbucket
12 20 (4.08%) Gradle
13 19 (3.88%) JUnit
13 19 (3.88%) Selenium
14 17 (3.47%) Vagrant
15 15 (3.06%) gulp
15 15 (3.06%) Mockito
16 14 (2.86%) Grunt
16 14 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 123 (25.10%) Finance
2 19 (3.88%) Banking
3 18 (3.67%) Marketing
4 15 (3.06%) Front Office
4 15 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.86%) Electronics
6 13 (2.65%) Legal
7 10 (2.04%) Law
8 9 (1.84%) Retail
9 7 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.22%) Games
11 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.82%) Publishing
13 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Local Government
13 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.20%) Automotive
14 1 (0.20%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 321 (65.51%) Developer
2 137 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 76 (15.51%) Senior Developer
4 74 (15.10%) DevOps Engineer
5 64 (13.06%) C# Developer
6 55 (11.22%) Full Stack Developer
7 46 (9.39%) .NET Developer
8 35 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 33 (6.73%) Agile Developer
10 29 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
12 25 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
13 24 (4.90%) Software Developer
14 23 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
14 23 (4.69%) Lead Developer
14 23 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
15 19 (3.88%) Architect
16 18 (3.67%) AWS Developer
16 18 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
16 18 (3.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (29.18%) AngularJS
2 141 (28.78%) Spring
3 117 (23.88%) .NET
4 107 (21.84%) Kafka
5 105 (21.43%) Node.js
6 100 (20.41%) HTML
7 97 (19.80%) REST
8 86 (17.55%) JSON
9 85 (17.35%) CSS
10 74 (15.10%) RESTful
11 69 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 60 (12.24%) ASP.NET
12 60 (12.24%) Middleware
13 59 (12.04%) Web Services
14 57 (11.63%) Spring Boot
15 54 (11.02%) HTML5
16 53 (10.82%) Hibernate
17 49 (10.00%) React
18 46 (9.39%) ActiveMQ
19 45 (9.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 26 (5.31%) User Experience
6 25 (5.10%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (3.06%) Blog
9 12 (2.45%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.04%) N-Tier
10 10 (2.04%) STB
11 8 (1.63%) Equities
11 8 (1.63%) Fintech
12 6 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.22%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.02%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.82%) Derivative
15 3 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 154 (31.43%) Linux
2 84 (17.14%) Unix
3 47 (9.59%) Windows
4 22 (4.49%) CentOS
5 16 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.24%) Android
8 9 (1.84%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.61%) VMS
11 2 (0.41%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.20%) Fedora
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (35.51%) TDD
3 165 (33.67%) DevOps
4 118 (24.08%) Scrum
5 114 (23.27%) Microservices
6 93 (18.98%) BDD
6 93 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (13.88%) MVC
8 63 (12.86%) Test Automation
9 58 (11.84%) Unit Testing
10 57 (11.63%) Open Source
11 48 (9.80%) Kanban
12 46 (9.39%) CQRS
13 45 (9.18%) Configuration Management
14 41 (8.37%) SOA
15 38 (7.76%) E-Commerce
15 38 (7.76%) Software Engineering
16 34 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
17 33 (6.73%) OO
18 30 (6.12%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 277 (56.53%) Java
2 181 (36.94%) JavaScript
3 125 (25.51%) Python
4 122 (24.90%) C#
5 105 (21.43%) SQL
6 76 (15.51%) Scala
7 64 (13.06%) Ruby
8 45 (9.18%) Bash Shell
9 28 (5.71%) Shell Script
10 26 (5.31%) Groovy
11 25 (5.10%) PHP
12 24 (4.90%) Go
12 24 (4.90%) TypeScript
13 17 (3.47%) Clojure
14 14 (2.86%) ES6
15 12 (2.45%) PowerShell
16 11 (2.24%) T-SQL
17 10 (2.04%) Jython
18 9 (1.84%) Perl
19 8 (1.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (10.41%) Degree
2 46 (9.39%) Security Cleared
3 41 (8.37%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.02%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.35%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) MiFID
3 3 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (29.39%) Docker
2 20 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 17 (3.47%) HDFS
5 9 (1.84%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.02%) Varnish
7 4 (0.82%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.82%) LXC
7 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.61%) vSphere
8 3 (0.61%) Xen
9 2 (0.41%) KVM
9 2 (0.41%) oVirt
9 2 (0.41%) RHEV
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Corosync
10 1 (0.20%) Squid
Systems Management
1 97 (19.80%) Puppet
2 79 (16.12%) Ansible
3 48 (9.80%) Kubernetes
3 48 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (6.73%) Terraform
5 30 (6.12%) logstash
6 26 (5.31%) HAProxy
7 25 (5.10%) Kibana
8 16 (3.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 15 (3.06%) Consul
10 11 (2.24%) Mesos
11 10 (2.04%) Grafana
11 10 (2.04%) Nagios
11 10 (2.04%) Packer
12 9 (1.84%) Salt
12 9 (1.84%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.43%) Graphite
14 5 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (1.02%) Icinga
14 5 (1.02%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.94%) Oracle
3 16 (3.27%) SAP
4 14 (2.86%) VMware
5 11 (2.24%) Apigee
5 11 (2.24%) New Relic
6 8 (1.63%) Splunk
7 7 (1.43%) Dynatrace
7 7 (1.43%) Google
7 7 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.22%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.22%) Sybase
8 6 (1.22%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.02%) DevExpress
9 5 (1.02%) IBM
9 5 (1.02%) Solace
9 5 (1.02%) Tradeweb
10 4 (0.82%) WSO2
11 3 (0.61%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.61%) SaltStack