The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 156 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActiveMQ
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1071 804 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.43% 25.92% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 468 459
Average daily rate £388 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 4 £450 +50.00% 1
Cheshire -19 2 £400 -5.88%
ActiveMQ
England

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Apache Camel
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) JBoss
3 11 (73.33%) UML
4 10 (66.67%) SOA
5 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 8 (53.33%) Liferay
5 8 (53.33%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (53.33%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (46.67%) Squid
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Web Services
8 5 (33.33%) J2EE
8 5 (33.33%) HTTP
8 5 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (33.33%) Open Source
8 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (26.67%) EAI
9 4 (26.67%) JSF
9 4 (26.67%) Java EE
9 4 (26.67%) Apache CXF
10 3 (20.00%) Ehcache
10 3 (20.00%) WSDL
10 3 (20.00%) IBM
10 3 (20.00%) Apache

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) JBoss
2 8 (53.33%) Liferay
3 7 (46.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (20.00%) Apache
4 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) TestNG
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Log4j
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Java Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Apache Camel
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 8 (53.33%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (53.33%) REST
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) JSF
6 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 4 (26.67%) Apache CXF
7 3 (20.00%) Ehcache
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) WSDL
7 3 (20.00%) JSP
7 3 (20.00%) Servlets
8 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 10 (66.67%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) EAI
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) ATDD
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 1 (6.67%) Microservices
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Squid
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM