Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ZeroMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ZeroMQ over the 6 months to 17 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.

iMatix ØMQ (0MQ, ZMQ)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 870 886
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing ZeroMQ 16 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.075% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 5
UK median daily rate £500 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +71.43% -41.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £569 -
% change year-on-year -38.46% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

ZeroMQ 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 32915 32203 32498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 30.39% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23251 22320 22282
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 376 368 550
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.25 £14.09 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.64% -2.67% +10.29%

ZeroMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ZeroMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ZeroMQ in the UK

ZeroMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ZeroMQ.

Contractor daily rate trend for ZeroMQ in the UK

ZeroMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ZeroMQ over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ZeroMQ in the UK

ZeroMQ
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZeroMQ within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +10 16 £500 -16.67% 1
London -6 14 £500 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +23 1 £350 -38.46%
North of England - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ZeroMQ 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 ZeroMQ.

1 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (68.75%) Kafka
3 10 (62.50%) React
3 10 (62.50%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (50.00%) Redis
6 7 (43.75%) Varnish
6 7 (43.75%) gulp
6 7 (43.75%) Grunt
6 7 (43.75%) Flask
6 7 (43.75%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) ES6
6 7 (43.75%) Redux
7 6 (37.50%) Terraform
7 6 (37.50%) etcd
7 6 (37.50%) Consul
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 6 (37.50%) Data Structures
7 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 6 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (37.50%) Machine Learning
7 6 (37.50%) Build Automation
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development

ZeroMQ
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 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Lightstreamer
3 1 (6.25%) WebORB
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) Route 53
4 1 (6.25%) Stackdriver
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) AMQP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) ICMP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) Grunt
2 7 (43.75%) gulp
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
6 1 (6.25%) Gradle
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Broadcast Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (68.75%) Kafka
3 10 (62.50%) React
4 7 (43.75%) Flask
4 7 (43.75%) Redux
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) jOOQ
7 2 (12.50%) Node.js
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) Swagger
8 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (6.25%) FpML
8 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
1 6 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Media Streaming
2 2 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Build Automation
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) ES6
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Go
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 20022
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (43.75%) Varnish
3 6 (37.50%) etcd
4 4 (25.00%) Docker
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Consul
1 6 (37.50%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) HAProxy
3 2 (12.50%) MOM
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Graphite
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) New Relic
1 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.25%) VMware