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 24 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 353 456
Rank change year-on-year -15 +103  
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 242 314 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.58% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 2.05% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 233 132
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 £620 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -1.38% +6.50%  
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 14826 15294 15382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.05% 28.44% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10246 10766 10266
Median daily rate £426 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 181 209
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
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 24 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 24 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 -13 233 £488 +8.33% 104
London +23 148 £520 +8.33% 47
South East +5 25 £450 +2.27% 18
South West +24 24 £438 +2.94% 3
City of London -14 23 £500 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire -17 16 £420 -6.66% 9
West Yorkshire -8 15 £420 -6.66% 9
Leeds -10 15 £420 +5.00% 9
Devon - 15 £425 - 1
Plymouth - 10 £425 -
North West +15 9 £550 +46.66% 9
Manchester +8 8 £575 +53.33% 5
Bristol 0 8 £475 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +18 7 £450 +18.42% 7
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £363 - 2
East of England -2 6 £363 -7.05% 12
Surrey -1 5 £475 +15.15% 1
Guildford -5 5 £475 +15.15%
Exeter - 5 £375 - 1
Wales - 5 £390 -
Scotland +45 4 £385 -6.66% 3
Oxfordshire -5 4 £475 +11.76% 1
East Sussex - 4 £458 -
Hove - 4 £458 -
Cambridge - 4 £363 - 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £425 - 2
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 3
Newport - 3 £525 -
South Wales - 3 £525 -

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 261 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (46.45%) Java
3 159 (38.88%) TDD
4 150 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 143 (34.96%) Git (software)
6 135 (33.01%) DevOps
7 132 (32.27%) Jenkins
8 127 (31.05%) Linux
9 123 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
10 120 (29.34%) Python
11 118 (28.85%) C#
11 118 (28.85%) AngularJS
12 116 (28.36%) Docker
13 109 (26.65%) .NET
14 102 (24.94%) MongoDB
15 99 (24.21%) Microservices
16 98 (23.96%) SQL
17 95 (23.23%) Scrum
17 95 (23.23%) Node.js
18 94 (22.98%) Spring
19 91 (22.25%) MySQL
20 86 (21.03%) BDD
21 84 (20.54%) CSS
22 83 (20.29%) SQL Server
23 82 (20.05%) HTML
23 82 (20.05%) Finance
24 80 (19.56%) Elasticsearch
25 76 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
26 75 (18.34%) REST
26 75 (18.34%) 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 80 (19.56%) Elasticsearch
2 55 (13.45%) Apache
3 25 (6.11%) Tomcat
4 23 (5.62%) nginx
4 23 (5.62%) NServiceBus
5 22 (5.38%) Apache Spark
6 17 (4.16%) Confluence
7 14 (3.42%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.71%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.22%) CMS
11 4 (0.98%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.98%) WordPress
12 3 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.73%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.73%) IIS
12 3 (0.73%) Jetty
13 2 (0.49%) Apache Qpid
13 2 (0.49%) WebORB
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 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.98%) 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
1 123 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (15.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (11.98%) GitHub
4 37 (9.05%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.69%) PaaS
8 5 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.98%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.98%) IaaS
9 4 (0.98%) 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 29 (7.09%) HTTP
2 26 (6.36%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.87%) DNS
4 23 (5.62%) Internet
5 22 (5.38%) Firewall
6 16 (3.91%) SSL
7 9 (2.20%) AMQP
8 5 (1.22%) VPN
9 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.98%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.98%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.49%) LDAP
10 2 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.49%) S/MIME
10 2 (0.49%) SAN
11 1 (0.24%) DMZ
11 1 (0.24%) SSH
11 1 (0.24%) VLAN
11 1 (0.24%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (24.94%) MongoDB
2 91 (22.25%) MySQL
3 83 (20.29%) SQL Server
4 66 (16.14%) Hadoop
5 59 (14.43%) NoSQL
6 40 (9.78%) Relational Database
7 38 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (8.56%) Big Data
8 35 (8.56%) Redis
9 27 (6.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 26 (6.36%) RDBMS
11 21 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (3.67%) HBase
13 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.96%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.96%) Riak
15 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.22%) Apache Hive
17 4 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 143 (34.96%) Git (software)
2 132 (32.27%) Jenkins
3 53 (12.96%) Maven
4 46 (11.25%) JIRA
5 34 (8.31%) TeamCity
6 31 (7.58%) Subversion
7 29 (7.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (5.13%) Artifactory
8 21 (5.13%) Vagrant
9 20 (4.89%) Bitbucket
9 20 (4.89%) Sonatype Nexus
10 19 (4.65%) SpecFlow
11 18 (4.40%) Grunt
12 17 (4.16%) Mockito
13 16 (3.91%) GitLab
14 15 (3.67%) gulp
14 15 (3.67%) Selenium
15 14 (3.42%) JUnit
16 13 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (2.93%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (20.05%) Finance
2 14 (3.42%) Banking
3 10 (2.44%) Front Office
4 9 (2.20%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.96%) Marketing
5 8 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.71%) Games
7 6 (1.47%) Legal
7 6 (1.47%) Retail
8 5 (1.22%) Electronics
8 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Hungarian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 266 (65.04%) Developer
2 89 (21.76%) Java Developer
3 63 (15.40%) Senior Developer
4 55 (13.45%) C# Developer
5 50 (12.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (11.74%) .NET Developer
7 42 (10.27%) Python Developer
8 30 (7.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 28 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (6.85%) Software Developer
10 26 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 22 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (4.89%) Agile Developer
12 20 (4.89%) Architect
12 20 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
13 18 (4.40%) AWS Developer
13 18 (4.40%) Azure Developer
14 17 (4.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 17 (4.16%) Node.js Developer
14 17 (4.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (28.85%) AngularJS
2 109 (26.65%) .NET
3 95 (23.23%) Node.js
4 94 (22.98%) Spring
5 84 (20.54%) CSS
6 82 (20.05%) HTML
7 75 (18.34%) REST
8 71 (17.36%) Kafka
9 64 (15.65%) ASP.NET
10 63 (15.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (12.22%) JSON
12 49 (11.98%) RESTful
13 45 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (11.00%) Web Services
14 43 (10.51%) HTML5
15 41 (10.02%) Middleware
16 40 (9.78%) Elastic Stack
16 40 (9.78%) jQuery
17 39 (9.54%) Spring Boot
18 36 (8.80%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.02%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.58%) User Experience
4 30 (7.33%) Public Cloud
5 28 (6.85%) Computer Science
6 21 (5.13%) Blog
7 20 (4.89%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (3.42%) Hedge funds
9 11 (2.69%) N-Tier
10 10 (2.44%) STB
11 7 (1.71%) Equities
11 7 (1.71%) Fintech
12 6 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.47%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.22%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.49%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (31.05%) Linux
2 69 (16.87%) Unix
3 40 (9.78%) Windows
4 16 (3.91%) CentOS
5 15 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.67%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.20%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.96%) Android
8 4 (0.98%) 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%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (38.88%) TDD
3 135 (33.01%) DevOps
4 99 (24.21%) Microservices
5 95 (23.23%) Scrum
6 86 (21.03%) BDD
7 76 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (18.34%) MVC
9 57 (13.94%) Test Automation
10 56 (13.69%) Unit Testing
11 52 (12.71%) OO
12 44 (10.76%) Kanban
13 40 (9.78%) CQRS
14 39 (9.54%) Open Source
15 36 (8.80%) High Availability
16 32 (7.82%) Configuration Management
16 32 (7.82%) OOP
17 31 (7.58%) Software Engineering
18 30 (7.33%) E-Commerce
19 27 (6.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 190 (46.45%) Java
2 150 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 120 (29.34%) Python
4 118 (28.85%) C#
5 98 (23.96%) SQL
6 66 (16.14%) Scala
7 64 (15.65%) Ruby
8 42 (10.27%) Bash Shell
9 32 (7.82%) PHP
10 23 (5.62%) Go
11 21 (5.13%) Shell Script
12 19 (4.65%) TypeScript
13 15 (3.67%) C++
13 15 (3.67%) ES6
14 14 (3.42%) Groovy
15 12 (2.93%) Clojure
16 10 (2.44%) Jython
17 9 (2.20%) Perl
17 9 (2.20%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (10.27%) Degree
2 39 (9.54%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.98%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.24%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) CCNP
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.24%) RHCA
6 1 (0.24%) RHCE
6 1 (0.24%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.07%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) 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
1 116 (28.36%) Docker
2 12 (2.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (2.44%) VirtualBox
4 9 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.71%) HDFS
6 6 (1.47%) Varnish
7 4 (0.98%) LXC
7 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.49%) Corosync
9 2 (0.49%) Xen
10 1 (0.24%) iptables
10 1 (0.24%) KVM
10 1 (0.24%) NFS
10 1 (0.24%) Squid
10 1 (0.24%) vSphere
10 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (17.85%) Puppet
2 63 (15.40%) Ansible
3 49 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (7.33%) Kubernetes
5 26 (6.36%) logstash
6 22 (5.38%) Kibana
7 19 (4.65%) HAProxy
8 18 (4.40%) Terraform
9 11 (2.69%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (2.44%) Mesos
11 9 (2.20%) Prometheus
11 9 (2.20%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.96%) Consul
12 8 (1.96%) Grafana
12 8 (1.96%) Nagios
12 8 (1.96%) Salt
13 7 (1.71%) Graphite
14 5 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (1.22%) Icinga
14 5 (1.22%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 34 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.36%) Oracle
3 12 (2.93%) Google
4 9 (2.20%) Splunk
5 8 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 8 (1.96%) Sybase
6 7 (1.71%) Dynatrace
6 7 (1.71%) New Relic
7 6 (1.47%) SAP
7 6 (1.47%) VMware
8 5 (1.22%) LANDesk
8 5 (1.22%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.22%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.22%) Zend
9 4 (0.98%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.73%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.73%) Apple
10 3 (0.73%) NetApp
10 3 (0.73%) Solace
10 3 (0.73%) Tradeweb
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