The first table below looks at the demand for ActiveMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 17 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 North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 128 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.041% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
784 630 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.77% 26.13% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 330 503
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £21.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +32.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.50 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £160.50 £33.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ActiveMQ
England

ActiveMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ActiveMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActiveMQ across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -11 3 £500 +100.00% 1
Manchester - 1 £290 - 2
Merseyside - - - -
ActiveMQ
England

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) JMS
4 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) Maven
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (30.77%) Lucene
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
6 4 (30.77%) Scala
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Mockito
7 3 (23.08%) HornetQ
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Java EE

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
2 2 (15.38%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) JMS
3 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Lucene
5 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
6 3 (23.08%) HornetQ
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) JAXB
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) Java EE
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) XPath
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2
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