The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 516 507 553
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +46
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 80 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.091% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 15
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £508 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15175 12984 15242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 26.79% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9801 8121 9015
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 355 380
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 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
England -10 79 £400 -3.03% 35
London +20 54 £425 +3.03% 18
City of London +1 9 £445 +11.25% 6
North West -16 8 £375 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire -17 6 £368 -26.50% 5
Hampshire -12 4 £413 -
West Yorkshire -15 4 £368 -26.50% 5
South East -31 4 £413 - 1
Cheshire -5 3 £500 +100.00% 1
Leeds -23 3 £350 -30.00% 5
West Midlands - 2 - - 3
Hertfordshire -8 1 £450 -
East of England -36 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
South West - 1 - - 3
Manchester - 1 £290 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 2
Aldershot - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 133 (71.51%) Java
2 100 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (38.71%) Apache
4 70 (37.63%) Linux
4 70 (37.63%) Git (software)
5 65 (34.95%) Apache Camel
6 55 (29.57%) Maven
7 54 (29.03%) Spring
8 51 (27.42%) JBoss
9 49 (26.34%) Open Source
10 45 (24.19%) JavaScript
10 45 (24.19%) SQL
11 44 (23.66%) MySQL
11 44 (23.66%) TDD
12 41 (22.04%) JMS
13 40 (21.51%) Oracle
13 40 (21.51%) Hibernate
13 40 (21.51%) MongoDB
14 39 (20.97%) SOA
15 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
15 37 (19.89%) Scrum
15 37 (19.89%) MVC
15 37 (19.89%) JIRA
15 37 (19.89%) RabbitMQ
16 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (19.35%) Tomcat
17 35 (18.82%) HTML
18 34 (18.28%) Apache Solr
19 33 (17.74%) Windows
20 32 (17.20%) Web Services

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 72 (38.71%) Apache
2 36 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 34 (18.28%) Apache Solr
4 31 (16.67%) Confluence
5 22 (11.83%) Node.js
6 19 (10.22%) Alfresco
7 16 (8.60%) CMS
8 15 (8.06%) Apache ServiceMix
9 13 (6.99%) IIS
9 13 (6.99%) Drupal
10 11 (5.91%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.15%) Liferay
11 4 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (2.15%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.61%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.54%) CICS
13 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (5.91%) Joyent
2 10 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.08%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.06%) HTTP
2 14 (7.53%) FTP
3 2 (1.08%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.54%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.66%) MySQL
2 40 (21.51%) MongoDB
3 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.53%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.76%) Big Data
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.15%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.15%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.61%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.61%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.08%) DB2
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 70 (37.63%) Git (software)
2 55 (29.57%) Maven
3 37 (19.89%) JIRA
4 26 (13.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (11.83%) Mockito
6 18 (9.68%) Jenkins
7 14 (7.53%) RubyGems
7 14 (7.53%) Selenium
8 13 (6.99%) Subversion
8 13 (6.99%) WebDriver
9 12 (6.45%) PHPUnit
10 11 (5.91%) Cucumber
11 10 (5.38%) JUnit
12 6 (3.23%) Hudson
13 5 (2.69%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (2.69%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.15%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.15%) Ant
15 3 (1.61%) NeoLoad
16 2 (1.08%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (10.22%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Publishing
3 8 (4.30%) Back Office
4 6 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.54%) French Language
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Military
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (59.14%) Developer
2 50 (26.88%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.44%) Architect
4 18 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 14 (7.53%) Ruby Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.84%) Java Architect
8 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.76%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (3.76%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (3.23%) Analyst
11 5 (2.69%) Programmer
11 5 (2.69%) Administrator
11 5 (2.69%) Technical Leader
12 4 (2.15%) Designer
12 4 (2.15%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.95%) Apache Camel
2 54 (29.03%) Spring
3 41 (22.04%) JMS
4 40 (21.51%) Hibernate
5 37 (19.89%) RabbitMQ
6 35 (18.82%) HTML
7 32 (17.20%) Web Services
8 30 (16.13%) Apache CXF
9 27 (14.52%) Memcached
10 25 (13.44%) XML
10 25 (13.44%) CSS
11 24 (12.90%) jQuery
11 24 (12.90%) Spring Integration
12 21 (11.29%) Spring MVC
13 19 (10.22%) Middleware
13 19 (10.22%) RESTful
13 19 (10.22%) Lucene
14 18 (9.68%) HTML5
15 17 (9.14%) CSS3
15 17 (9.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.34%) Open Source
2 12 (6.45%) Taxonomies
3 10 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.76%) Replication
5 5 (2.69%) CMDB
6 4 (2.15%) GIS
7 2 (1.08%) Statistics
7 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 70 (37.63%) Linux
2 33 (17.74%) Windows
3 31 (16.67%) UNIX
4 7 (3.76%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.08%) VMS
8 1 (0.54%) zOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.66%) TDD
3 39 (20.97%) SOA
4 37 (19.89%) Scrum
4 37 (19.89%) MVC
5 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 20 (10.75%) E-Commerce
8 18 (9.68%) BDD
9 16 (8.60%) Automated Testing
9 16 (8.60%) OO
9 16 (8.60%) Workflow
10 14 (7.53%) Kanban
11 12 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.91%) UML
13 10 (5.38%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.30%) Web Development
14 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (4.30%) Pair Programming
14 8 (4.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (71.51%) Java
2 45 (24.19%) JavaScript
2 45 (24.19%) SQL
3 26 (13.98%) Scala
4 19 (10.22%) Ruby
5 14 (7.53%) PHP
6 13 (6.99%) C#
7 10 (5.38%) XPath
7 10 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.30%) Perl
9 5 (2.69%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.15%) Python
10 4 (2.15%) C++
11 3 (1.61%) Clojure
11 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.08%) C
13 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.23%) Degree
4 4 (2.15%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Varnish
2 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (17.20%) Puppet
2 22 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.61%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (27.42%) JBoss
2 40 (21.51%) Oracle
3 26 (13.98%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.45%) F5
5 11 (5.91%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.69%) Talend
7 4 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.15%) Greenplum
7 4 (2.15%) Netezza
7 4 (2.15%) DoubleClick
7 4 (2.15%) Google
7 4 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.15%) Vertica
8 3 (1.61%) Remedy
9 2 (1.08%) Zend
9 2 (1.08%) ComArch
10 1 (0.54%) WSO2
10 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.54%) hybris
10 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
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