Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 178 195
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -22
Contract jobs citing RabbitMQ 52 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.21% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 0.76% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 3
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £550 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +13.40% +21.25%
England median daily rate £510 £488 £470
% change year-on-year +4.62% +3.72% +1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 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 1,456 1,314 1,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.18% 27.47% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 850 881
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £275
90th Percentile £575 £571 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.70% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 22
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.34 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.34% +21.34% +13.64%
10th Percentile £32.73 £14.01 £15.70
90th Percentile £61.94 £43.75 £34.45
England median hourly rate £41.85 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +3.90%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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
Shropshire - 24 £350 -
Birmingham +21 17 £450 -18.18% 4
Staffordshire - 4 £375 -
Warwickshire - 3 £575 - 1
RabbitMQ
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 41 (78.85%) Java
2 37 (71.15%) Microservices
3 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (57.69%) SQL
5 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 23 (44.23%) Spring Boot
6 23 (44.23%) Spring
7 22 (42.31%) JSON
7 22 (42.31%) Cucumber
8 21 (40.38%) TDD
9 19 (36.54%) Unix
9 19 (36.54%) Apache Camel
10 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
10 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
11 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
11 17 (32.69%) Java 8
12 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
13 15 (28.85%) SAP
13 15 (28.85%) XML
13 15 (28.85%) SoapUI
13 15 (28.85%) Selenium
13 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
14 14 (26.92%) Docker
15 13 (25.00%) BDD
15 13 (25.00%) CSS
15 13 (25.00%) IBM
15 13 (25.00%) HTML
15 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 13 (25.00%) Subversion
15 13 (25.00%) WebSphere

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 13 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (23.08%) Confluence
2 12 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) SAP FI-CA
1 9 (17.31%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (5.77%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) BIG-IP
2 3 (5.77%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
3 13 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.69%) DB2
5 4 (7.69%) Redis
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (42.31%) Cucumber
3 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.85%) Selenium
3 15 (28.85%) SoapUI
4 13 (25.00%) Subversion
5 12 (23.08%) JIRA
5 12 (23.08%) Toad
6 7 (13.46%) SonarQube
7 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (5.77%) Mockito
General
1 3 (5.77%) Automotive
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 18 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 16 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Software Architect
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Test Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Tester
9 1 (1.92%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) Spring
1 23 (44.23%) Spring Boot
2 22 (42.31%) JSON
3 19 (36.54%) Apache Camel
4 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 15 (28.85%) XML
6 13 (25.00%) CSS
6 13 (25.00%) HTML
7 10 (19.23%) REST
8 7 (13.46%) Hystrix
8 7 (13.46%) Swagger
8 7 (13.46%) Web Services
8 7 (13.46%) WireMock
9 6 (11.54%) .NET
10 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.62%) Entity Framework
10 5 (9.62%) Zuul
11 4 (7.69%) OAuth
11 4 (7.69%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Unix
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Microservices
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) TDD
4 13 (25.00%) BDD
4 13 (25.00%) Migration
4 13 (25.00%) Trunk-Based Development
5 12 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 10 (19.23%) DevOps
7 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (17.31%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (13.46%) Software Architecture
10 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (7.69%) SDLC
11 4 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (5.77%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) Java
2 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) Java 8
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) C#
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) ISEB
2 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) SAP
2 13 (25.00%) IBM
3 12 (23.08%) Oracle
4 10 (19.23%) WSO2
5 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.38%) webMethods
6 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
6 4 (7.69%) Teradata