Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 175 154
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21 +19
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 53 3 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.067% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 0.27% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 3 35
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £540 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.30% +11.34% -9.35%
10th Percentile £363 £514 £373
90th Percentile £496 £602 £510
England median daily rate £500 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £39.75 -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,554 1,104 1,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.36% 24.53% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 718 1,000
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £250
90th Percentile £570 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 19
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.29 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% +19.57% -19.83%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.51 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.83 £39.58 £39.50
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +9.59% -1.40%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RabbitMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in the West Midlands

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RabbitMQ in the West Midlands

RabbitMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RabbitMQ in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RabbitMQ in the West Midlands

RabbitMQ
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Birmingham - 25 £450 - 4
Shropshire -30 13 £425 -21.30% 2
Staffordshire - 11 £375 -
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RabbitMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RabbitMQ.

1 39 (73.58%) Java
2 38 (71.70%) SQL
3 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (66.04%) Microservices
5 32 (60.38%) Relational Database
6 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
7 27 (50.94%) Spring
8 26 (49.06%) Apache Camel
8 26 (49.06%) Java 8
9 25 (47.17%) TDD
10 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
11 22 (41.51%) Spring Boot
12 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
12 20 (37.74%) HTML
13 19 (35.85%) BDD
14 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
14 18 (33.96%) CSS
14 18 (33.96%) Migration
14 18 (33.96%) IBM
14 18 (33.96%) WebSphere
15 17 (32.08%) Subversion
15 17 (32.08%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (30.19%) Docker
17 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
18 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
18 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
19 12 (22.64%) Web Services
20 11 (20.75%) XML
20 11 (20.75%) Unix
20 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio

RabbitMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (33.96%) WebSphere
2 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) Relational Database
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
3 17 (32.08%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
5 11 (20.75%) DB2
5 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
5 11 (20.75%) Redis
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (32.08%) Subversion
3 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
4 7 (13.21%) Toad
5 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.66%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.77%) Mocha
7 2 (3.77%) Mockito
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Architect
4 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Software Architect
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Java Architect
6 1 (1.89%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Web Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Spring
2 26 (49.06%) Apache Camel
3 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
4 22 (41.51%) Spring Boot
5 20 (37.74%) HTML
6 18 (33.96%) CSS
7 12 (22.64%) Web Services
8 11 (20.75%) .NET
8 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
8 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
8 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
8 11 (20.75%) XML
9 5 (9.43%) REST
10 4 (7.55%) JSON
11 3 (5.66%) Hystrix
11 3 (5.66%) Swagger
11 3 (5.66%) WireMock
12 2 (3.77%) Chai
12 2 (3.77%) Node.js
12 2 (3.77%) Zuul
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Unix
2 9 (16.98%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (66.04%) Microservices
3 25 (47.17%) TDD
4 19 (35.85%) BDD
5 18 (33.96%) Migration
6 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 3 (5.66%) DevOps
9 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (3.77%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.77%) Web Design
11 1 (1.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.89%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) Java
2 38 (71.70%) SQL
3 26 (49.06%) Java 8
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) IBM
2 11 (20.75%) Teradata
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle
4 7 (13.21%) webMethods
5 3 (5.66%) WSO2