Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 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
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 357 478 435
Rank change year-on-year +121 -43 +162
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 699 397 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 1.36% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 299 414
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £400 £363 £338
90th Percentile £650 £589 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 32,999 29,089 30,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.63% 31.62% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,264 20,065 21,197
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 366 470
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.85% +10.36%
10th Percentile £17.05 £15.75 £14.73
90th Percentile £59.75 £52.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +6.94%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 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
England +128 671 £500 +5.26% 298
London +47 386 £519 +3.75% 148
UK excluding London +109 298 £475 +11.76% 158
South East +89 151 £500 +17.65% 40
North of England +13 79 £435 +8.75% 58
Yorkshire +7 60 £511 +27.75% 20
Midlands +17 32 £450 +9.09% 18
West Midlands +19 26 £456 +1.39% 6
East of England 0 20 £475 +31.03% 26
North West -4 18 £375 -6.25% 32
Scotland -30 11 £350 -6.67% 7
East Midlands +3 6 £375 - 12
South West -6 5 £450 -2.17% 8
Wales -16 3 £550 +15.79% 1
North East - 1 £475 - 6

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for RabbitMQ.

1 439 (62.80%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (57.51%) Java
3 284 (40.63%) Git (software)
4 260 (37.20%) Jenkins
5 259 (37.05%) Kafka
5 259 (37.05%) Linux
6 253 (36.19%) TDD
7 239 (34.19%) Spring
8 209 (29.90%) JavaScript
9 206 (29.47%) DevOps
10 203 (29.04%) Microservices
11 200 (28.61%) Amazon AWS
12 188 (26.90%) MongoDB
13 186 (26.61%) RESTful
14 163 (23.32%) MySQL
15 162 (23.18%) Python
16 160 (22.89%) NoSQL
17 152 (21.75%) SQL
18 151 (21.60%) C#
19 150 (21.46%) BDD
20 147 (21.03%) PostgreSQL
21 146 (20.89%) Spring Boot
22 144 (20.60%) Scrum
22 144 (20.60%) Web Services
22 144 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
23 143 (20.46%) Finance
24 140 (20.03%) JSON
25 139 (19.89%) REST
26 131 (18.74%) SQL Server
27 130 (18.60%) Apache

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
1 130 (18.60%) Apache
2 100 (14.31%) Elasticsearch
3 94 (13.45%) Apache Spark
4 53 (7.58%) nginx
5 50 (7.15%) Confluence
6 43 (6.15%) WebSphere
7 42 (6.01%) Tomcat
8 39 (5.58%) NServiceBus
9 37 (5.29%) Cloud Foundry
10 33 (4.72%) OpenStack
11 26 (3.72%) JBoss
12 17 (2.43%) Jetty
13 13 (1.86%) GemFire
14 12 (1.72%) WildFly
15 10 (1.43%) Mule ESB
16 8 (1.14%) Mule
17 7 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 6 (0.86%) WebLogic
19 5 (0.72%) CMS
19 5 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 200 (28.61%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (8.58%) GitHub
4 39 (5.58%) PaaS
5 29 (4.15%) OpenShift
6 28 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (4.01%) IaaS
7 23 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (2.58%) Amazon S3
10 15 (2.15%) Slack
11 14 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.00%) npm
14 6 (0.86%) Heroku
15 5 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.57%) SaaS
16 4 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 72 (10.30%) Firewall
2 37 (5.29%) TCP/IP
3 35 (5.01%) DNS
4 34 (4.86%) HTTP
4 34 (4.86%) SSL
5 29 (4.15%) Internet
6 22 (3.15%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.29%) AMQP
7 9 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (1.29%) VPN
8 5 (0.72%) FTP
8 5 (0.72%) SSH
9 3 (0.43%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.29%) Broadband
10 2 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.29%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.29%) SAN
11 1 (0.14%) Network Security
11 1 (0.14%) RTP
11 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (26.90%) MongoDB
2 163 (23.32%) MySQL
3 160 (22.89%) NoSQL
4 147 (21.03%) PostgreSQL
5 131 (18.74%) SQL Server
6 123 (17.60%) Big Data
7 105 (15.02%) Hadoop
8 81 (11.59%) Redis
9 78 (11.16%) HBase
10 62 (8.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 57 (8.15%) Relational Database
12 35 (5.01%) Apache Hive
13 30 (4.29%) Parquet
14 29 (4.15%) Oracle Database
15 27 (3.86%) NuoDB
16 19 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 16 (2.29%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.72%) BigQuery
18 12 (1.72%) Bigtable
19 9 (1.29%) Impala
Development Applications
1 284 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 260 (37.20%) Jenkins
3 68 (9.73%) JIRA
4 54 (7.73%) Selenium
5 52 (7.44%) Artifactory
5 52 (7.44%) Maven
6 47 (6.72%) Subversion
7 40 (5.72%) Gradle
8 38 (5.44%) JUnit
9 35 (5.01%) TeamCity
9 35 (5.01%) Vagrant
10 32 (4.58%) Cucumber
11 26 (3.72%) GitLab
12 24 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (2.72%) Mercurial
14 17 (2.43%) Mockito
15 16 (2.29%) Jasmine
16 14 (2.00%) SpecFlow
17 12 (1.72%) Eclipse
17 12 (1.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 143 (20.46%) Finance
2 54 (7.73%) Banking
3 30 (4.29%) Games
4 20 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.43%) Legal
6 17 (2.43%) Retail
7 14 (2.00%) Marketing
8 13 (1.86%) Law
9 12 (1.72%) Electronics
10 7 (1.00%) Front Office
10 7 (1.00%) International Banking
11 5 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 483 (69.10%) Developer
2 227 (32.47%) Java Developer
3 84 (12.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 70 (10.01%) C# Developer
5 62 (8.87%) Senior Developer
6 43 (6.15%) Big Data Developer
7 42 (6.01%) .NET Developer
8 39 (5.58%) Python Developer
9 37 (5.29%) Software Developer
10 33 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
12 29 (4.15%) Apache Spark Developer
12 29 (4.15%) Architect
13 28 (4.01%) Agile Developer
14 23 (3.29%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
16 21 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (3.00%) Linux Engineer
17 20 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 20 (2.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (37.05%) Kafka
2 239 (34.19%) Spring
3 186 (26.61%) RESTful
4 146 (20.89%) Spring Boot
5 144 (20.60%) Web Services
6 140 (20.03%) JSON
7 139 (19.89%) REST
8 130 (18.60%) AngularJS
9 127 (18.17%) .NET
10 118 (16.88%) Node.js
11 97 (13.88%) ActiveMQ
12 87 (12.45%) HTML
13 73 (10.44%) XML
14 71 (10.16%) SOAP
15 66 (9.44%) Middleware
16 65 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 62 (8.87%) React
18 61 (8.73%) CSS
19 51 (7.30%) JMS
20 48 (6.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (12.73%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (9.16%) Linux Command Line
3 38 (5.44%) Virtual Team
4 27 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.72%) Fintech
6 21 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 20 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.43%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.43%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.29%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.29%) User Experience
11 8 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.14%) Blog
11 8 (1.14%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.14%) Online Games
12 7 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 259 (37.05%) Linux
2 103 (14.74%) Unix
3 29 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (3.43%) Windows
5 22 (3.15%) CentOS
6 21 (3.00%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.29%) Android
7 9 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.57%) VMS
9 3 (0.43%) Debian
10 2 (0.29%) Fedora
10 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.14%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (62.80%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (36.19%) TDD
3 206 (29.47%) DevOps
4 203 (29.04%) Microservices
5 150 (21.46%) BDD
6 144 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
6 144 (20.60%) Scrum
7 83 (11.87%) Software Engineering
8 76 (10.87%) Unit Testing
9 70 (10.01%) Open Source
10 69 (9.87%) OO
11 67 (9.59%) Test Automation
12 65 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
13 62 (8.87%) Load Balancing
14 55 (7.87%) MVC
15 45 (6.44%) Configuration Management
15 45 (6.44%) SOA
16 42 (6.01%) Kanban
17 39 (5.58%) Mentoring
18 36 (5.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 402 (57.51%) Java
2 209 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 162 (23.18%) Python
4 152 (21.75%) SQL
5 151 (21.60%) C#
6 82 (11.73%) Java 8
7 80 (11.44%) Ruby
8 60 (8.58%) Bash Shell
9 52 (7.44%) Scala
10 46 (6.58%) Perl
11 45 (6.44%) Shell Script
12 27 (3.86%) C++
13 26 (3.72%) T-SQL
14 24 (3.43%) Groovy
15 18 (2.58%) PHP
16 17 (2.43%) Clojure
16 17 (2.43%) ES6
17 15 (2.15%) Go
17 15 (2.15%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (12.30%) Degree
2 70 (10.01%) Security Cleared
3 66 (9.44%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.43%) OCA
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.14%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.14%) LPIC
8 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.14%) OCP
8 1 (0.14%) RHCA
8 1 (0.14%) RHCE
8 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.72%) QA
2 17 (2.43%) GCP
3 5 (0.72%) GDPR
4 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) MiFID
5 2 (0.29%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (18.60%) Docker
2 91 (13.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 64 (9.16%) HDFS
4 18 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (2.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (1.72%) etcd
8 10 (1.43%) Varnish
8 10 (1.43%) Xen
9 9 (1.29%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.86%) flannel
11 4 (0.57%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.29%) Corosync
12 2 (0.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 100 (14.31%) Puppet
2 76 (10.87%) Hadoop YARN
3 72 (10.30%) Kubernetes
4 67 (9.59%) Ansible
5 54 (7.73%) Terraform
6 41 (5.87%) Grafana
7 37 (5.29%) HAProxy
8 22 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (2.29%) Graylog
9 16 (2.29%) Mesos
10 14 (2.00%) logstash
11 13 (1.86%) Consul
12 11 (1.57%) Kibana
13 10 (1.43%) ZABBIX
14 9 (1.29%) Graphite
15 6 (0.86%) Marathon
15 6 (0.86%) Packer
15 6 (0.86%) rkt
16 5 (0.72%) Icinga
16 5 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 71 (10.16%) IBM
2 67 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 64 (9.16%) Oracle
4 54 (7.73%) Red Hat
5 31 (4.43%) Hortonworks
6 23 (3.29%) Apigee
7 20 (2.86%) Splunk
8 19 (2.72%) Google
8 19 (2.72%) VMware
9 14 (2.00%) SAP
10 13 (1.86%) Cloudera
10 13 (1.86%) TIBCO
11 10 (1.43%) DevExpress
12 8 (1.14%) hybris
12 8 (1.14%) NetApp
13 7 (1.00%) New Relic
13 7 (1.00%) WSO2
14 6 (0.86%) Cisco
14 6 (0.86%) F5
15 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com