Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 397 558
Rank change year-on-year -3 +161 +4
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 585 617 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.59% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 1.94% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 472 269
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £363 £351 £320
90th Percentile £648 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -1.42% +10.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 32518 31826 32407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.07% 30.35% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22959 22067 22211
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
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 373 364 554
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.19 £15.01
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.40 £54.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -7 551 £475 - 90
London -24 345 £500 +2.56% 46
UK excluding London +6 235 £434 -1.42% 48
South East +49 101 £450 - 14
North of England +44 56 £425 +1.19% 25
Yorkshire +4 39 £407 -3.21% 13
South West -20 29 £438 -2.78% 1
Scotland +10 26 £375 -16.67% 2
North West +28 16 £550 +54.93% 12
East of England -12 11 £450 +28.57% 3
Midlands -10 7 £525 +19.32% 1
Wales +14 5 £425 - 1
East Midlands +11 4 £340 +8.80% 1
West Midlands -11 3 £540 +19.67%
North East +69 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 367 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (59.66%) Java
3 227 (38.80%) JavaScript
4 196 (33.50%) Git (software)
5 194 (33.16%) TDD
6 190 (32.48%) Amazon AWS
7 184 (31.45%) Spring
8 181 (30.94%) DevOps
9 169 (28.89%) Jenkins
10 167 (28.55%) Linux
11 162 (27.69%) Kafka
12 160 (27.35%) AngularJS
13 156 (26.67%) SQL
14 151 (25.81%) Scrum
15 149 (25.47%) Finance
15 149 (25.47%) C#
16 148 (25.30%) .NET
17 147 (25.13%) Docker
18 137 (23.42%) Web Services
19 130 (22.22%) RESTful
20 129 (22.05%) JSON
21 128 (21.88%) NoSQL
22 126 (21.54%) HTML
23 124 (21.20%) MongoDB
24 122 (20.85%) REST
25 120 (20.51%) SQL Server
26 116 (19.83%) Redis
27 110 (18.80%) Microservices
28 108 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
28 108 (18.46%) Node.js

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
1 108 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
2 64 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 56 (9.57%) Apache
4 34 (5.81%) Apache Spark
5 28 (4.79%) NServiceBus
6 25 (4.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 23 (3.93%) nginx
8 22 (3.76%) Jetty
9 21 (3.59%) OpenStack
10 19 (3.25%) Apache Solr
10 19 (3.25%) Confluence
11 17 (2.91%) CMS
12 14 (2.39%) JBoss
13 13 (2.22%) Apache Pig
14 12 (2.05%) Mule
14 12 (2.05%) WebLogic
14 12 (2.05%) WebSphere
15 11 (1.88%) IIS
16 10 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (1.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) HipChat
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 190 (32.48%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (7.35%) GitHub
4 39 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (4.10%) Amazon SQS
7 21 (3.59%) PaaS
8 19 (3.25%) Amazon S3
9 12 (2.05%) SaaS
10 10 (1.71%) IaaS
11 9 (1.54%) npm
11 9 (1.54%) OpenShift
12 8 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.20%) Route 53
13 7 (1.20%) Serverless
14 6 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 5 (0.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.35%) HTTP
2 32 (5.47%) AMQP
3 30 (5.13%) Internet
4 22 (3.76%) Firewall
5 19 (3.25%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.56%) SSL
7 12 (2.05%) DNS
8 5 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.68%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.68%) LDAP
9 4 (0.68%) Network Security
10 3 (0.51%) Intranet
11 2 (0.34%) CTI
11 2 (0.34%) S/MIME
11 2 (0.34%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.17%) ICMP
12 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.17%) MQTT
12 1 (0.17%) SAN
12 1 (0.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 124 (21.20%) MongoDB
3 120 (20.51%) SQL Server
4 116 (19.83%) Redis
5 98 (16.75%) MySQL
6 78 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 48 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (7.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 39 (6.67%) Big Data
10 38 (6.50%) Relational Database
11 34 (5.81%) HBase
12 23 (3.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 19 (3.25%) Riak
14 16 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (2.74%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.05%) Apache Hive
15 12 (2.05%) Couchbase
16 10 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 196 (33.50%) Git (software)
2 169 (28.89%) Jenkins
3 89 (15.21%) Maven
4 52 (8.89%) Subversion
5 46 (7.86%) JIRA
6 39 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 33 (5.64%) SpecFlow
8 32 (5.47%) Selenium
9 23 (3.93%) Vagrant
10 22 (3.76%) Gradle
10 22 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (3.08%) JUnit
12 17 (2.91%) Cucumber
13 14 (2.39%) Artifactory
13 14 (2.39%) Bitbucket
13 14 (2.39%) Mockito
14 13 (2.22%) GitLab
15 12 (2.05%) FitNesse
15 12 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
16 11 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 149 (25.47%) Finance
2 28 (4.79%) Banking
3 26 (4.44%) Legal
4 21 (3.59%) Marketing
5 20 (3.42%) Law
5 20 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.91%) Electronics
8 15 (2.56%) Front Office
9 13 (2.22%) Retail
10 10 (1.71%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.54%) Games
12 5 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.85%) Publishing
13 3 (0.51%) Advertising
14 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 408 (69.74%) Developer
2 198 (33.85%) Java Developer
3 83 (14.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 82 (14.02%) Senior Developer
5 74 (12.65%) C# Developer
6 63 (10.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 42 (7.18%) .NET Developer
8 39 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 36 (6.15%) Agile Developer
10 31 (5.30%) Senior C# Developer
11 27 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (4.44%) Lead Developer
13 22 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (3.76%) Software Developer
14 20 (3.42%) AWS Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Architect
15 18 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.08%) SQL Developer
16 17 (2.91%) Python Developer
16 17 (2.91%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (31.45%) Spring
2 162 (27.69%) Kafka
3 160 (27.35%) AngularJS
4 148 (25.30%) .NET
5 137 (23.42%) Web Services
6 130 (22.22%) RESTful
7 129 (22.05%) JSON
8 126 (21.54%) HTML
9 122 (20.85%) REST
10 108 (18.46%) Node.js
11 84 (14.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 83 (14.19%) XML
13 82 (14.02%) React
14 81 (13.85%) ActiveMQ
15 80 (13.68%) SOAP
16 76 (12.99%) Spring Boot
17 72 (12.31%) HTML5
18 70 (11.97%) Hibernate
19 68 (11.62%) CSS
20 62 (10.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.74%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 25 (4.27%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.08%) User Experience
7 17 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.22%) Blog
10 12 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (2.05%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.71%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.54%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.20%) Equities
14 6 (1.03%) Fintech
14 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.85%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.85%) Derivative
15 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 167 (28.55%) Linux
2 79 (13.50%) Unix
3 50 (8.55%) Windows
4 20 (3.42%) Ubuntu
5 19 (3.25%) CentOS
6 15 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.37%) Android
9 3 (0.51%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.51%) Debian
9 3 (0.51%) Fedora
9 3 (0.51%) HPUX
9 3 (0.51%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (33.16%) TDD
3 181 (30.94%) DevOps
4 151 (25.81%) Scrum
5 110 (18.80%) Microservices
6 106 (18.12%) BDD
7 103 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (12.99%) Test Automation
9 72 (12.31%) MVC
10 62 (10.60%) Software Engineering
11 59 (10.09%) OO
12 58 (9.91%) Open Source
13 56 (9.57%) Kanban
14 52 (8.89%) SOA
15 50 (8.55%) Unit Testing
16 48 (8.21%) CQRS
17 42 (7.18%) API Development
18 40 (6.84%) Configuration Management
19 37 (6.32%) OOD
20 36 (6.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 349 (59.66%) Java
2 227 (38.80%) JavaScript
3 156 (26.67%) SQL
4 149 (25.47%) C#
5 99 (16.92%) Python
6 64 (10.94%) Scala
7 58 (9.91%) Ruby
8 49 (8.38%) Bash Shell
9 32 (5.47%) Groovy
10 27 (4.62%) Go
11 24 (4.10%) Shell Script
12 23 (3.93%) PHP
13 21 (3.59%) PowerShell
13 21 (3.59%) T-SQL
14 20 (3.42%) ES6
14 20 (3.42%) PL/SQL
15 15 (2.56%) C++
15 15 (2.56%) Clojure
16 12 (2.05%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.37%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 60 (10.26%) Degree
2 46 (7.86%) Security Cleared
3 40 (6.84%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.51%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.52%) QA
2 17 (2.91%) MiFID
3 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 147 (25.13%) Docker
2 30 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 27 (4.62%) HDFS
4 26 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.71%) Varnish
6 8 (1.37%) oVirt
6 8 (1.37%) RHEV
7 6 (1.03%) Apache Flume
7 6 (1.03%) etcd
8 5 (0.85%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.68%) LXC
10 3 (0.51%) vSphere
11 2 (0.34%) Firmware
11 2 (0.34%) KVM
11 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.17%) Squid
12 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (0.17%) Xen
12 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (15.04%) Puppet
2 69 (11.79%) Ansible
3 47 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (7.52%) Kubernetes
5 40 (6.84%) Terraform
6 19 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 17 (2.91%) Consul
7 17 (2.91%) HAProxy
8 16 (2.74%) Nagios
9 13 (2.22%) logstash
10 12 (2.05%) Packer
11 11 (1.88%) Kibana
11 11 (1.88%) Mesos
12 9 (1.54%) Grafana
13 8 (1.37%) Graphite
13 8 (1.37%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.20%) Cobbler
15 5 (0.85%) Salt
16 4 (0.68%) Icinga
17 3 (0.51%) Opsview
Vendors
1 84 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.89%) Oracle
3 31 (5.30%) Apigee
4 23 (3.93%) IBM
5 22 (3.76%) Red Hat
6 21 (3.59%) New Relic
7 19 (3.25%) SAP
7 19 (3.25%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.91%) VMware
9 15 (2.56%) Splunk
10 8 (1.37%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.03%) Google
12 5 (0.85%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.85%) Solace
12 5 (0.85%) Sybase
12 5 (0.85%) Tradeweb
13 4 (0.68%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.68%) Informatica
13 4 (0.68%) Teradata
13 4 (0.68%) WSO2