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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 367 452
Rank change year-on-year -5 +85  
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 250 312 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 2.03% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 231 132
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 15079 15377 15197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.48% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10419 10829 10153
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 188 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RabbitMQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 30 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 241 £481 +6.94% 107
London +20 153 £513 +6.77% 53
South West +24 25 £438 +2.94% 3
South East -12 25 £450 +4.65% 19
City of London -14 24 £500 +5.26% 13
Yorkshire -6 16 £420 -6.66% 10
Devon - 16 £425 - 1
Leeds -13 15 £420 +5.00% 10
West Yorkshire -13 15 £420 -6.66% 10
North West +16 10 £550 +46.66% 7
Plymouth - 10 £425 -
Manchester +12 8 £575 +53.33% 5
Bristol +1 8 £475 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +12 7 £450 +25.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £363 - 1
East of England +2 6 £363 -7.05% 10
Exeter - 6 £375 - 1
Surrey +4 5 £475 +15.15% 1
Guildford -6 5 £475 +15.15%
Wales - 5 £390 -
Scotland +34 4 £385 -6.66% 2
Oxfordshire -3 4 £475 +11.76% 2
East Sussex - 4 £458 -
Hove - 4 £458 -
Cambridge - 4 £363 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £425 - 2
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 3
Newport - 3 £525 -
South Wales - 3 £525 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 262 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (46.12%) Java
3 161 (39.08%) TDD
4 153 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 145 (35.19%) Git (software)
6 137 (33.25%) DevOps
7 132 (32.04%) Jenkins
8 126 (30.58%) Linux
9 125 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
10 122 (29.61%) AngularJS
11 121 (29.37%) C#
12 118 (28.64%) Python
13 117 (28.40%) Docker
14 112 (27.18%) .NET
15 104 (25.24%) MongoDB
16 100 (24.27%) Microservices
17 97 (23.54%) Scrum
18 96 (23.30%) Node.js
19 95 (23.06%) Spring
20 94 (22.82%) SQL
21 88 (21.36%) MySQL
22 87 (21.12%) BDD
23 85 (20.63%) SQL Server
23 85 (20.63%) CSS
24 84 (20.39%) HTML
25 83 (20.15%) Elasticsearch
26 82 (19.90%) Finance
27 79 (19.17%) REST
27 79 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
28 78 (18.93%) MVC

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 83 (20.15%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (13.11%) Apache
3 26 (6.31%) Tomcat
4 24 (5.83%) NServiceBus
5 23 (5.58%) nginx
6 22 (5.34%) Apache Spark
7 17 (4.13%) Confluence
8 14 (3.40%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.46%) CMS
10 6 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.21%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.97%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.97%) WordPress
13 3 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.73%) IIS
13 3 (0.73%) Jetty
13 3 (0.73%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.97%) Magento
3 3 (0.73%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.24%) Endur
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 125 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (12.14%) GitHub
4 38 (9.22%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (5.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.67%) PaaS
8 5 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.97%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.97%) IaaS
9 4 (0.97%) Loggly
10 3 (0.73%) Datadog
10 3 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.49%) Heroku
11 2 (0.49%) Office 365
11 2 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.28%) HTTP
2 26 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.83%) DNS
3 24 (5.83%) Internet
4 22 (5.34%) Firewall
5 17 (4.13%) SSL
6 10 (2.43%) AMQP
7 5 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.21%) VPN
8 4 (0.97%) tcpdump
8 4 (0.97%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.49%) LDAP
9 2 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.49%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.24%) DMZ
10 1 (0.24%) SAN
10 1 (0.24%) Skype
10 1 (0.24%) SSH
10 1 (0.24%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (25.24%) MongoDB
2 88 (21.36%) MySQL
3 85 (20.63%) SQL Server
4 66 (16.02%) Hadoop
5 61 (14.81%) NoSQL
6 41 (9.95%) Relational Database
7 38 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (8.50%) Big Data
8 35 (8.50%) Redis
9 28 (6.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 27 (6.55%) RDBMS
11 22 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (3.64%) HBase
13 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.94%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.94%) Riak
15 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (1.46%) Apache Hive
17 4 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 145 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 132 (32.04%) Jenkins
3 55 (13.35%) Maven
4 45 (10.92%) JIRA
5 36 (8.74%) TeamCity
6 33 (8.01%) Subversion
7 31 (7.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (5.10%) Artifactory
8 21 (5.10%) Vagrant
9 20 (4.85%) Bitbucket
9 20 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (4.85%) SpecFlow
10 18 (4.37%) Grunt
11 17 (4.13%) Mockito
12 16 (3.88%) GitLab
13 15 (3.64%) gulp
13 15 (3.64%) Selenium
14 14 (3.40%) JUnit
15 13 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (2.91%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (19.90%) Finance
2 13 (3.16%) Banking
3 8 (1.94%) Front Office
3 8 (1.94%) Marketing
3 8 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.70%) Games
4 7 (1.70%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.46%) Legal
5 6 (1.46%) Retail
6 5 (1.21%) Electronics
6 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.49%) Back Office
7 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.49%) Law
7 2 (0.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 269 (65.29%) Developer
2 90 (21.84%) Java Developer
3 67 (16.26%) Senior Developer
4 58 (14.08%) C# Developer
5 51 (12.38%) .NET Developer
6 50 (12.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 41 (9.95%) Python Developer
8 32 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (7.04%) Software Developer
11 28 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 24 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 20 (4.85%) Agile Developer
13 20 (4.85%) Architect
14 19 (4.61%) AWS Developer
14 19 (4.61%) Azure Developer
14 19 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (4.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 17 (4.13%) Node.js Developer
17 16 (3.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (29.61%) AngularJS
2 112 (27.18%) .NET
3 96 (23.30%) Node.js
4 95 (23.06%) Spring
5 85 (20.63%) CSS
6 84 (20.39%) HTML
7 79 (19.17%) REST
8 72 (17.48%) Kafka
9 66 (16.02%) ASP.NET
10 65 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (12.62%) JSON
12 50 (12.14%) RESTful
13 47 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (11.41%) Web Services
14 45 (10.92%) HTML5
14 45 (10.92%) Middleware
15 40 (9.71%) Elastic Stack
15 40 (9.71%) jQuery
15 40 (9.71%) Spring Boot
16 37 (8.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.52%) Public Cloud
3 31 (7.52%) User Experience
4 26 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 22 (5.34%) Blog
6 20 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (3.40%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.43%) STB
9 9 (2.18%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.70%) Fintech
11 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.21%) Equities
12 5 (1.21%) Reference Data
12 5 (1.21%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.49%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (30.58%) Linux
2 68 (16.50%) Unix
3 41 (9.95%) Windows
4 16 (3.88%) CentOS
5 15 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.18%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.94%) Android
8 4 (0.97%) VMS
9 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) Fedora
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (39.08%) TDD
3 137 (33.25%) DevOps
4 100 (24.27%) Microservices
5 97 (23.54%) Scrum
6 87 (21.12%) BDD
7 79 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (18.93%) MVC
9 58 (14.08%) Unit Testing
10 56 (13.59%) Test Automation
11 50 (12.14%) OO
12 46 (11.17%) Kanban
13 41 (9.95%) CQRS
14 38 (9.22%) Open Source
15 37 (8.98%) High Availability
16 32 (7.77%) E-Commerce
16 32 (7.77%) OOP
16 32 (7.77%) Software Engineering
17 31 (7.52%) Configuration Management
18 28 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 190 (46.12%) Java
2 153 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 121 (29.37%) C#
4 118 (28.64%) Python
5 94 (22.82%) SQL
6 68 (16.50%) Scala
7 65 (15.78%) Ruby
8 41 (9.95%) Bash Shell
9 32 (7.77%) PHP
10 23 (5.58%) Go
11 21 (5.10%) Shell Script
12 20 (4.85%) TypeScript
13 16 (3.88%) ES6
14 15 (3.64%) C++
15 14 (3.40%) Groovy
16 12 (2.91%) Clojure
17 10 (2.43%) Jython
18 9 (2.18%) Perl
19 8 (1.94%) T-SQL
20 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (9.71%) Degree
1 40 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.97%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.25%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) MiFID
3 3 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.49%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (28.40%) Docker
2 12 (2.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.43%) VirtualBox
4 8 (1.94%) HDFS
5 6 (1.46%) Varnish
6 4 (0.97%) LXC
7 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.49%) Corosync
8 2 (0.49%) Xen
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.24%) Squid
9 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (17.96%) Puppet
2 66 (16.02%) Ansible
3 51 (12.38%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (7.52%) Kubernetes
5 26 (6.31%) logstash
6 22 (5.34%) Kibana
7 19 (4.61%) Terraform
8 18 (4.37%) HAProxy
9 11 (2.67%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (2.43%) Mesos
11 9 (2.18%) Prometheus
11 9 (2.18%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.94%) Consul
12 8 (1.94%) Grafana
12 8 (1.94%) Nagios
12 8 (1.94%) Salt
13 7 (1.70%) Graphite
14 5 (1.21%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (1.21%) Icinga
14 5 (1.21%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 36 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.31%) Oracle
3 10 (2.43%) Google
4 9 (2.18%) Splunk
5 8 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.70%) Dynatrace
6 7 (1.70%) New Relic
7 6 (1.46%) SAP
7 6 (1.46%) Sybase
8 5 (1.21%) LANDesk
8 5 (1.21%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.21%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.21%) VMware
8 5 (1.21%) Zend
9 4 (0.97%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.73%) Adobe
10 3 (0.73%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.73%) Apple
10 3 (0.73%) NetApp
10 3 (0.73%) Tradeweb
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IBM Client Innovation Centre
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