The first table below looks at the demand for ActiveMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 205 204 218
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.016% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.056% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £440 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1954 1770 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 28.05% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1405 1406
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ActiveMQ
London

ActiveMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ActiveMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (96.55%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) JMS
5 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 14 (48.28%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) Spring
6 13 (44.83%) Selenium
6 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
6 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
7 12 (41.38%) Open Source
7 12 (41.38%) HTML5
7 12 (41.38%) CSS3
7 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (37.93%) Mockito
8 11 (37.93%) Oracle
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
8 11 (37.93%) Apache
9 10 (34.48%) Windows
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 10 (34.48%) MVC
9 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
9 10 (34.48%) SOA
9 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
9 10 (34.48%) RESTful
9 10 (34.48%) Scala
9 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
9 10 (34.48%) Spring Integration
9 10 (34.48%) MongoDB

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (37.93%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) Alfresco
2 9 (31.03%) CMS
3 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (20.69%) Apache Solr
5 3 (10.34%) Node.js
6 2 (6.90%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (6.90%) Confluence
6 2 (6.90%) Liferay
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
7 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) FTP
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) JasperReports
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQLPlus
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Selenium
1 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
2 11 (37.93%) Mockito
3 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
3 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (24.14%) Maven
5 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) NeoLoad
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.45%) JUnit
7 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) JMS
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
2 14 (48.28%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
4 12 (41.38%) HTML5
4 12 (41.38%) CSS3
5 10 (34.48%) RESTful
5 10 (34.48%) Spring Integration
5 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 10 (34.48%) Akka
6 9 (31.03%) JSR 170
7 8 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (20.69%) Lucene
9 4 (13.79%) Middleware
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 4 (13.79%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
10 2 (6.90%) JSF
10 2 (6.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
3 10 (34.48%) SOA
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) User Stories
6 3 (10.34%) Test Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Scala
5 3 (10.34%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) XPath
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) Vertica
3 1 (3.45%) Greenplum
3 1 (3.45%) DoubleClick
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Netezza