The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 70 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.62% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 2.18% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£363 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 229 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.22% 28.55% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 101 105
Average daily rate £350 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.45 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

ActiveMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveMQ across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ActiveMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActiveMQ across the Cheshire region.

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ActiveMQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActiveMQ.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Struts
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) XPath
4 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ActiveMQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActiveMQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) NSQ
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
4 1 (16.67%) AppFabric
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) ATDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) C#
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft