Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 384 417 537
Rank change year-on-year +33 +120 +55
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 611 509 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 1.68% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 382 293
UK median daily rate £475 £466 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +0.81% +5.71%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £300
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £375
% change year-on-year +3.99% +15.40% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
UK median hourly rate £37.00 - £50.00
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 31,709 30,228 31,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.11% 31.47% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,629 20,824 21,551
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £589 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 341 584
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.25 £15.10
90th Percentile £52.75 £52.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%

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 January 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 21 January 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 +34 577 £488 +2.63% 298
London -13 359 £500 +2.56% 150
UK excluding London +68 249 £450 +3.99% 157
South East +71 134 £450 - 37
North of England +56 55 £425 +8.97% 50
Yorkshire +21 46 £438 +12.90% 22
Scotland -1 25 £350 -6.67% 7
South West -35 16 £425 -5.56% 11
North West +11 8 £425 +6.25% 28
East of England -5 8 £475 +37.68% 32
Midlands 0 7 £550 +17.65% 18
Wales +11 6 £450 - 1
West Midlands +8 6 £550 +13.40% 13
East Midlands +2 1 - - 5
North East - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 397 (64.98%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (58.10%) Java
3 239 (39.12%) JavaScript
4 228 (37.32%) Git (software)
5 217 (35.52%) TDD
6 207 (33.88%) Spring
7 183 (29.95%) Amazon AWS
7 183 (29.95%) Kafka
8 174 (28.48%) Jenkins
9 169 (27.66%) DevOps
10 166 (27.17%) AngularJS
11 163 (26.68%) Linux
12 155 (25.37%) Finance
13 154 (25.20%) MongoDB
14 152 (24.88%) C#
14 152 (24.88%) .NET
15 151 (24.71%) Web Services
16 150 (24.55%) RESTful
17 138 (22.59%) Scrum
18 137 (22.42%) JSON
19 135 (22.09%) NoSQL
20 130 (21.28%) REST
20 130 (21.28%) SQL
21 128 (20.95%) HTML
22 127 (20.79%) BDD
23 125 (20.46%) Node.js
24 124 (20.29%) Docker
25 117 (19.15%) Microservices
25 117 (19.15%) Redis
26 116 (18.99%) SQL Server

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 93 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (13.09%) Apache
3 62 (10.15%) Tomcat
4 38 (6.22%) Apache Spark
5 30 (4.91%) Jetty
6 27 (4.42%) Confluence
7 26 (4.26%) NServiceBus
7 26 (4.26%) OpenStack
8 25 (4.09%) nginx
9 18 (2.95%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (2.78%) JBoss
11 13 (2.13%) IIS
11 13 (2.13%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.96%) CMS
12 12 (1.96%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.96%) WildFly
13 11 (1.80%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.80%) Mule
14 10 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (1.31%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 183 (29.95%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (7.86%) GitHub
4 33 (5.40%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (4.91%) PaaS
6 24 (3.93%) IaaS
7 23 (3.76%) Amazon S3
7 23 (3.76%) Amazon SQS
7 23 (3.76%) OpenShift
8 12 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (1.80%) npm
9 11 (1.80%) Serverless
9 11 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (1.47%) SaaS
11 8 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (1.31%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (1.31%) Route 53
12 5 (0.82%) Heroku
12 5 (0.82%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.22%) Firewall
1 38 (6.22%) HTTP
2 29 (4.75%) AMQP
3 21 (3.44%) Internet
4 10 (1.64%) Kerberos
4 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.31%) DNS
5 8 (1.31%) SSL
6 5 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.82%) VPN
7 4 (0.65%) Network Security
8 3 (0.49%) Intranet
9 2 (0.33%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.33%) CTI
9 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.33%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.33%) SAN
9 2 (0.33%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (25.20%) MongoDB
2 135 (22.09%) NoSQL
3 117 (19.15%) Redis
4 116 (18.99%) SQL Server
5 94 (15.38%) MySQL
6 79 (12.93%) Hadoop
7 58 (9.49%) Big Data
7 58 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (6.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 42 (6.87%) HBase
9 26 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 26 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 21 (3.44%) NuoDB
11 19 (3.11%) Parquet
11 19 (3.11%) Riak
12 17 (2.78%) Couchbase
13 15 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 228 (37.32%) Git (software)
2 174 (28.48%) Jenkins
3 67 (10.97%) Maven
4 57 (9.33%) Selenium
5 49 (8.02%) Subversion
6 48 (7.86%) JIRA
7 34 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 32 (5.24%) Gradle
9 30 (4.91%) SpecFlow
10 19 (3.11%) Vagrant
11 18 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 15 (2.45%) Cucumber
13 13 (2.13%) FitNesse
13 13 (2.13%) JUnit
14 12 (1.96%) Artifactory
14 12 (1.96%) Grunt
15 11 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.64%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.64%) GitLab
16 10 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 155 (25.37%) Finance
2 44 (7.20%) Banking
3 30 (4.91%) Legal
4 23 (3.76%) Law
5 20 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.11%) Games
7 18 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.78%) Marketing
9 15 (2.45%) Electronics
10 11 (1.80%) Retail
11 9 (1.47%) Front Office
12 7 (1.15%) International Banking
13 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.49%) Advertising
14 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 449 (73.49%) Developer
2 225 (36.82%) Java Developer
3 75 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 70 (11.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 65 (10.64%) C# Developer
6 57 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 43 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 35 (5.73%) Agile Developer
8 35 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (4.58%) .NET Developer
10 27 (4.42%) Integration Developer
11 26 (4.26%) Python Developer
12 23 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
12 23 (3.76%) Software Developer
13 21 (3.44%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.27%) Big Data Developer
15 18 (2.95%) Software Engineer
16 17 (2.78%) AWS Developer
16 17 (2.78%) SQL Developer
17 14 (2.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (33.88%) Spring
2 183 (29.95%) Kafka
3 166 (27.17%) AngularJS
4 152 (24.88%) .NET
5 151 (24.71%) Web Services
6 150 (24.55%) RESTful
7 137 (22.42%) JSON
8 130 (21.28%) REST
9 128 (20.95%) HTML
10 125 (20.46%) Node.js
11 97 (15.88%) Spring Boot
12 87 (14.24%) React
13 82 (13.42%) ASP.NET Web API
14 81 (13.26%) XML
15 74 (12.11%) HTML5
15 74 (12.11%) SOAP
16 67 (10.97%) ActiveMQ
16 67 (10.97%) CSS
17 58 (9.49%) ASP.NET
18 54 (8.84%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.97%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.26%) Hedge funds
5 23 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
6 21 (3.44%) User Experience
7 19 (3.11%) Virtual Team
8 18 (2.95%) Data Structures
9 16 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.47%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.31%) Blog
12 8 (1.31%) Fintech
13 7 (1.15%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.82%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.65%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.65%) N-Tier
16 3 (0.49%) Derivative
16 3 (0.49%) Fixed Income
16 3 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 163 (26.68%) Linux
2 66 (10.80%) Unix
3 31 (5.07%) Windows
4 19 (3.11%) Ubuntu
5 16 (2.62%) CentOS
6 13 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.47%) Android
9 3 (0.49%) Debian
9 3 (0.49%) HPUX
10 2 (0.33%) Fedora
11 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) SmartOS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (64.98%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (35.52%) TDD
3 169 (27.66%) DevOps
4 138 (22.59%) Scrum
5 127 (20.79%) BDD
6 117 (19.15%) Microservices
7 114 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (11.46%) MVC
9 64 (10.47%) Test Automation
10 62 (10.15%) Unit Testing
11 57 (9.33%) OO
11 57 (9.33%) Software Engineering
12 48 (7.86%) Open Source
13 47 (7.69%) SOA
14 46 (7.53%) CQRS
14 46 (7.53%) Kanban
15 45 (7.36%) API Development
16 42 (6.87%) OOD
17 40 (6.55%) System Testing
18 39 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 355 (58.10%) Java
2 239 (39.12%) JavaScript
3 152 (24.88%) C#
4 130 (21.28%) SQL
5 98 (16.04%) Python
6 53 (8.67%) Ruby
7 49 (8.02%) Bash Shell
8 46 (7.53%) Scala
9 32 (5.24%) Groovy
10 26 (4.26%) Shell Script
11 21 (3.44%) PHP
11 21 (3.44%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.95%) ES6
13 16 (2.62%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.29%) Go
14 14 (2.29%) PowerShell
15 13 (2.13%) Clojure
15 13 (2.13%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.96%) C++
17 9 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (11.46%) Degree
2 45 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 40 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) MCSD
8 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.36%) QA
2 13 (2.13%) MiFID
3 2 (0.33%) GCP
3 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 124 (20.29%) Docker
2 52 (8.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 38 (6.22%) HDFS
4 25 (4.09%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.64%) Varnish
6 8 (1.31%) oVirt
6 8 (1.31%) RHEV
6 8 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.98%) etcd
7 6 (0.98%) Xen
8 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.33%) Firmware
9 2 (0.33%) Squid
9 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.33%) vSphere
10 1 (0.16%) KVM
10 1 (0.16%) LXC
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (11.62%) Puppet
2 58 (9.49%) Ansible
3 45 (7.36%) Hadoop YARN
3 45 (7.36%) Kubernetes
4 37 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (4.42%) Terraform
6 18 (2.95%) HAProxy
7 15 (2.45%) Grafana
8 14 (2.29%) Nagios
9 13 (2.13%) ZABBIX
10 10 (1.64%) Graphite
10 10 (1.64%) Kibana
10 10 (1.64%) logstash
11 8 (1.31%) Cobbler
12 7 (1.15%) Consul
13 6 (0.98%) Mesos
14 5 (0.82%) Opsview
15 4 (0.65%) Icinga
16 3 (0.49%) Salt
17 2 (0.33%) Graylog
Vendors
1 83 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.20%) Oracle
3 40 (6.55%) IBM
4 39 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 38 (6.22%) Apigee
6 22 (3.60%) Splunk
7 19 (3.11%) New Relic
7 19 (3.11%) TIBCO
7 19 (3.11%) VMware
8 16 (2.62%) SAP
9 12 (1.96%) Hortonworks
10 8 (1.31%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.15%) hybris
12 5 (0.82%) Cisco
12 5 (0.82%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.82%) F5
12 5 (0.82%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.82%) Zend
13 4 (0.65%) Google
14 3 (0.49%) Adobe