The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveMQ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 481 450 497
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +47
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 96 108 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.82% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 99 38
Average daily rate
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£428 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.32% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13701 13155 12880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.01% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9189 8297 8174
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 275 335
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.02 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

ActiveMQ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ActiveMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Trend

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

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

ActiveMQ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ActiveMQ
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActiveMQ within the UK.

ActiveMQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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
England -32 96 £428 +10.32% 35
London -51 44 £428 +9.61% 22
Yorkshire +7 14 £328 +0.76% 5
South West - 10 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire +5 9 £388 +19.23% 3
North West -8 9 £363 - 5
Leeds +1 8 £375 +15.38% 3
City of London +5 6 £340 -12.32% 6
South East -22 5 £456 +14.06%
South Yorkshire - 5 £325 - 2
West Midlands - 5 £455 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £500 - 1
East of England - 4 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 £456 -
Bristol - 3 £350 - 1
Nottingham - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £456 -
Manchester - 2 - - 5
Docklands, London - 2 £383 -
Surrey -5 1 £315 -13.10%
Hampshire -21 1 £500 +25.00%
Guildford - 1 £315 -
Doncaster - 1 £325 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 127 (63.82%) Java
2 101 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (43.72%) Linux
4 82 (41.21%) Web Services
5 81 (40.70%) Apache Camel
6 78 (39.20%) Git (software)
7 71 (35.68%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (34.17%) Spring
9 64 (32.16%) TDD
10 63 (31.66%) Jenkins
11 60 (30.15%) Maven
12 59 (29.65%) XML
12 59 (29.65%) SOAP
13 54 (27.14%) Puppet
14 53 (26.63%) DevOps
15 52 (26.13%) UNIX
16 51 (25.63%) Configuration Management
17 49 (24.62%) SQL
17 49 (24.62%) Scrum
18 45 (22.61%) JMS
19 40 (20.10%) RabbitMQ
20 38 (19.10%) Apache
21 37 (18.59%) NoSQL
21 37 (18.59%) RESTful
22 36 (18.09%) REST
22 36 (18.09%) BDD
23 33 (16.58%) JUnit
23 33 (16.58%) MVC
23 33 (16.58%) Ruby
23 33 (16.58%) JSON

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (19.10%) Apache
2 32 (16.08%) JBoss
3 20 (10.05%) Tomcat
3 20 (10.05%) Apache Solr
4 17 (8.54%) Confluence
5 13 (6.53%) Drupal
6 10 (5.03%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.02%) Mule
7 8 (4.02%) Node.js
7 8 (4.02%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (3.52%) WebLogic
9 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.51%) NetWeaver
10 5 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.01%) IIS
11 4 (2.01%) Liferay
11 4 (2.01%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.51%) nginx
13 2 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (3.52%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.01%) MS Office
2 4 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Front Arena
1 2 (1.01%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.05%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.53%) Joyent
3 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.02%) SaaS
6 5 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.51%) GitHub
6 5 (2.51%) Google App Engine
7 4 (2.01%) PaaS
8 3 (1.51%) Heroku
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.56%) HTTP
2 11 (5.53%) Firewall
3 10 (5.03%) LDAP
4 8 (4.02%) DSL
5 7 (3.52%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.51%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (2.51%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (2.51%) DMZ
7 4 (2.01%) FTP
8 3 (1.51%) MQTT
8 3 (1.51%) LTE
8 3 (1.51%) AMQP
8 3 (1.51%) 3G
8 3 (1.51%) Telnet
8 3 (1.51%) 2G
8 3 (1.51%) SNMP
9 2 (1.01%) SSH
9 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.01%) Internet
10 1 (0.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.59%) NoSQL
2 31 (15.58%) MySQL
3 25 (12.56%) MongoDB
4 22 (11.06%) SQL Server
5 16 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.04%) Couchbase
8 10 (5.03%) CouchDB
9 8 (4.02%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.51%) Redis
11 5 (2.51%) Pentaho
11 5 (2.51%) DB2
12 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.01%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.51%) MarkLogic
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.01%) JasperReports
14 2 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 78 (39.20%) Git (software)
2 63 (31.66%) Jenkins
3 60 (30.15%) Maven
4 33 (16.58%) JUnit
5 32 (16.08%) Cucumber
6 27 (13.57%) JIRA
7 23 (11.56%) Subversion
8 17 (8.54%) Mockito
8 17 (8.54%) RSpec
9 12 (6.03%) PHPUnit
10 9 (4.52%) Selenium
11 7 (3.52%) Ant
12 6 (3.02%) WebDriver
13 5 (2.51%) Spock
13 5 (2.51%) Gradle
13 5 (2.51%) QUnit
13 5 (2.51%) JMeter
13 5 (2.51%) IntelliJ
14 4 (2.01%) jMock
14 4 (2.01%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (7.54%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Retail
3 6 (3.02%) Banking
3 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.01%) Games
4 4 (2.01%) Front Office
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.50%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.50%) Greek Language
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Publishing
5 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (67.84%) Developer
2 75 (37.69%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.06%) Architect
4 15 (7.54%) Middleware Developer
5 13 (6.53%) Drupal Developer
6 10 (5.03%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.52%) Software Developer
8 7 (3.52%) Technical Architect
9 6 (3.02%) Java Architect
9 6 (3.02%) Consultant
9 6 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.02%) Hybris Developer
10 5 (2.51%) Integration Architect
10 5 (2.51%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.01%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.01%) Software Architect
12 3 (1.51%) Support Engineer
12 3 (1.51%) Applications Support
12 3 (1.51%) Senior Consultant
12 3 (1.51%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (41.21%) Web Services
2 81 (40.70%) Apache Camel
3 68 (34.17%) Spring
4 59 (29.65%) XML
4 59 (29.65%) SOAP
5 45 (22.61%) JMS
6 40 (20.10%) RabbitMQ
7 37 (18.59%) RESTful
8 36 (18.09%) REST
9 33 (16.58%) JSON
10 31 (15.58%) Middleware
11 30 (15.08%) Hibernate
11 30 (15.08%) Memcached
12 29 (14.57%) XSD
13 28 (14.07%) HTML
14 23 (11.56%) Apache CXF
15 21 (10.55%) CSS
16 19 (9.55%) jQuery
17 17 (8.54%) NSQ
17 17 (8.54%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.08%) Open Source
2 13 (6.53%) Taxonomies
3 10 (5.03%) Clustering
4 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.52%) PKI
6 5 (2.51%) Linked Data
6 5 (2.51%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.01%) Statistics
8 2 (1.01%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.01%) GIS
8 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
9 1 (0.50%) DataPower
9 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 87 (43.72%) Linux
2 52 (26.13%) UNIX
3 24 (12.06%) Windows
4 10 (5.03%) CentOS
5 6 (3.02%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.01%) Solaris
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.50%) VMS
8 1 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.68%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (32.16%) TDD
4 53 (26.63%) DevOps
5 51 (25.63%) Configuration Management
6 49 (24.62%) Scrum
7 36 (18.09%) BDD
8 33 (16.58%) MVC
9 30 (15.08%) SOA
10 26 (13.07%) UML
11 21 (10.55%) Pair Programming
12 20 (10.05%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (9.55%) Release Management
14 18 (9.05%) Kanban
14 18 (9.05%) RUP
15 17 (8.54%) E-Commerce
16 16 (8.04%) Automated Testing
16 16 (8.04%) DSDM
17 13 (6.53%) Workflow
18 12 (6.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (63.82%) Java
2 49 (24.62%) SQL
3 33 (16.58%) Ruby
4 29 (14.57%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.55%) C#
5 19 (9.55%) PHP
6 17 (8.54%) Python
7 16 (8.04%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.54%) Scala
8 15 (7.54%) Groovy
9 11 (5.53%) C++
9 11 (5.53%) Perl
10 5 (2.51%) Golang
10 5 (2.51%) Clojure
10 5 (2.51%) Haskell
10 5 (2.51%) Erlang
11 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.01%) XPath
12 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.01%) Degree
4 2 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.01%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 31 (15.58%) Varnish
2 17 (8.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.02%) vSphere
5 5 (2.51%) vCloud
6 3 (1.51%) Docker
7 2 (1.01%) Squid
Systems Management
1 54 (27.14%) Puppet
2 22 (11.06%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.02%) Nagios
3 6 (3.02%) Ansible
4 5 (2.51%) OpenIDM
4 5 (2.51%) Kibana
5 4 (2.01%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.01%) logstash
5 4 (2.01%) StatsD
6 3 (1.51%) OpenAM
6 3 (1.51%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Oracle
2 18 (9.05%) Atlassian
3 16 (8.04%) Rackspace
4 14 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.03%) VMware
5 12 (6.03%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.02%) Perforce
6 8 (4.02%) Splunk
7 7 (3.52%) Atomikos
7 7 (3.52%) Axway
8 6 (3.02%) IBM
8 6 (3.02%) hybris
9 5 (2.51%) Software AG
9 5 (2.51%) Cisco
9 5 (2.51%) Intel
9 5 (2.51%) SAP
9 5 (2.51%) Google
10 4 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.01%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.01%) Talend
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