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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 520 492 499
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 79 78 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 32
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £406 £413
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -1.51%
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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 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 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 78 £425 +9.67% 44
London -15 41 £428 +10.32% 28
South West +6 12 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -13 7 £325 -16.12% 5
South East -28 7 £300 -29.41% 8
South Yorkshire +4 5 £325 -16.12%
West Midlands - 5 £375 -
City of London +8 4 £500 +11.11% 4
Surrey - 4 - - 5
North West -17 3 £363 -3.33% 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
Staines - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -7 2 £410 -3.52% 5
Leeds -11 2 £410 +26.15% 5
Bristol - 2 £350 - 1
Doncaster - 1 £325 -
Weybridge - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £383 -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 2

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 130 (73.86%) Java
2 92 (52.27%) Web Services
3 81 (46.02%) Apache Camel
4 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (39.20%) Spring
6 67 (38.07%) Linux
6 67 (38.07%) Git (software)
7 52 (29.55%) Jenkins
8 51 (28.98%) XML
8 51 (28.98%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (27.84%) SOAP
10 47 (26.70%) TDD
11 46 (26.14%) Maven
12 45 (25.57%) NoSQL
12 45 (25.57%) REST
13 44 (25.00%) SQL
14 43 (24.43%) UNIX
15 41 (23.30%) JMS
16 39 (22.16%) RabbitMQ
17 36 (20.45%) RESTful
18 35 (19.89%) BDD
19 34 (19.32%) JUnit
20 33 (18.75%) Oracle
20 33 (18.75%) Open Source
21 32 (18.18%) Cucumber
22 31 (17.61%) Hibernate
22 31 (17.61%) Scrum
23 30 (17.05%) HTML
23 30 (17.05%) SOA
24 28 (15.91%) Ruby

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (14.77%) Apache
2 22 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.66%) JBoss
4 13 (7.39%) WebSphere
4 13 (7.39%) Mule
5 12 (6.82%) Apache Solr
6 9 (5.11%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (5.11%) Drupal
7 8 (4.55%) NetWeaver
7 8 (4.55%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.41%) Node.js
9 4 (2.27%) Confluence
9 4 (2.27%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.70%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.70%) nginx
11 2 (1.14%) Liferay
11 2 (1.14%) Jetty
11 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Summit
2 2 (1.14%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.41%) Joyent
3 5 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.84%) SaaS
4 4 (2.27%) PaaS
5 3 (1.70%) Heroku
5 3 (1.70%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.70%) GitHub
5 3 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.20%) HTTP
2 15 (8.52%) Firewall
3 10 (5.68%) HTTPS
4 8 (4.55%) DMZ
4 8 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (1.70%) AMQP
5 3 (1.70%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.70%) MQTT
5 3 (1.70%) Internet
6 2 (1.14%) 3G
6 2 (1.14%) Telnet
6 2 (1.14%) 2G
6 2 (1.14%) SSH
6 2 (1.14%) LTE
6 2 (1.14%) SNMP
6 2 (1.14%) DNS
7 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) SSL
7 1 (0.57%) LDAP
7 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.57%) NoSQL
2 25 (14.20%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.80%) MySQL
3 19 (10.80%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.95%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.25%) Couchbase
7 10 (5.68%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.68%) CouchDB
8 9 (5.11%) DB2
9 8 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (3.41%) Pentaho
11 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.84%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.70%) RethinkDB
12 3 (1.70%) Redis
12 3 (1.70%) Big Data
12 3 (1.70%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (38.07%) Git (software)
2 52 (29.55%) Jenkins
3 46 (26.14%) Maven
4 34 (19.32%) JUnit
5 32 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 17 (9.66%) Subversion
6 17 (9.66%) RSpec
7 15 (8.52%) JIRA
8 14 (7.95%) Mockito
9 9 (5.11%) Spock
10 7 (3.98%) PHPUnit
10 7 (3.98%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.41%) JMeter
11 6 (3.41%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.41%) Ant
11 6 (3.41%) QUnit
12 5 (2.84%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (2.84%) Selenium
13 4 (2.27%) jMock
13 4 (2.27%) DbUnit
General
1 16 (9.09%) Finance
2 11 (6.25%) Retail
3 7 (3.98%) Banking
4 5 (2.84%) Front Office
5 3 (1.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Greek Language
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 119 (67.61%) Developer
2 80 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.23%) Architect
4 14 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 8 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (2.84%) Java Architect
6 5 (2.84%) Software Developer
6 5 (2.84%) Integration Architect
6 5 (2.84%) C# Developer
7 4 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (2.27%) Consultant
7 4 (2.27%) GUI Developer
8 3 (1.70%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (1.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (1.70%) Technical Architect
8 3 (1.70%) Software Architect
8 3 (1.70%) Applications Support
8 3 (1.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (1.70%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (52.27%) Web Services
2 81 (46.02%) Apache Camel
3 69 (39.20%) Spring
4 51 (28.98%) XML
5 49 (27.84%) SOAP
6 45 (25.57%) REST
7 41 (23.30%) JMS
8 39 (22.16%) RabbitMQ
9 36 (20.45%) RESTful
10 31 (17.61%) Hibernate
11 30 (17.05%) HTML
12 26 (14.77%) Middleware
13 25 (14.20%) Memcached
14 23 (13.07%) Apache CXF
15 22 (12.50%) J2EE
16 20 (11.36%) JSON
17 19 (10.80%) XSD
18 17 (9.66%) CSS
18 17 (9.66%) Ruby on Rails
18 17 (9.66%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.75%) Open Source
2 15 (8.52%) Clustering
3 9 (5.11%) Linked Data
3 9 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.55%) PKI
4 8 (4.55%) Taxonomies
5 6 (3.41%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.41%) Smartcard
6 5 (2.84%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.14%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.14%) Equities
9 2 (1.14%) GIS
10 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.07%) Linux
2 43 (24.43%) UNIX
3 12 (6.82%) CentOS
4 7 (3.98%) Windows
5 3 (1.70%) Solaris
5 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.57%) Fedora
6 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.98%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (26.70%) TDD
4 35 (19.89%) BDD
5 31 (17.61%) Scrum
6 30 (17.05%) SOA
7 28 (15.91%) DevOps
8 27 (15.34%) MVC
9 21 (11.93%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 14 (7.95%) Kanban
10 14 (7.95%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.39%) Multithreading
12 11 (6.25%) UML
13 10 (5.68%) OO
13 10 (5.68%) Workflow
13 10 (5.68%) Automated Testing
14 9 (5.11%) Load Balancing
14 9 (5.11%) Automation Testing
15 8 (4.55%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 130 (73.86%) Java
2 44 (25.00%) SQL
3 28 (15.91%) Ruby
4 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
5 19 (10.80%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.09%) PHP
7 15 (8.52%) C#
8 13 (7.39%) Python
8 13 (7.39%) Scala
9 12 (6.82%) Groovy
10 7 (3.98%) Perl
11 3 (1.70%) C++
11 3 (1.70%) Haskell
11 3 (1.70%) Erlang
11 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.70%) Clojure
11 3 (1.70%) Golang
12 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.14%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.20%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.41%) Degree
4 2 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 25 (14.20%) Varnish
2 17 (9.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.41%) vSphere
5 3 (1.70%) Squid
5 3 (1.70%) vCloud
5 3 (1.70%) Docker
6 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (15.34%) Puppet
2 13 (7.39%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.41%) OpenIDM
4 5 (2.84%) StatsD
4 5 (2.84%) Kibana
5 4 (2.27%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.27%) Ansible
6 3 (1.70%) logstash
6 3 (1.70%) OpenAM
6 3 (1.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 33 (18.75%) Oracle
2 13 (7.39%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 10 (5.68%) VMware
5 9 (5.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.55%) SAP
6 8 (4.55%) Software AG
6 8 (4.55%) Axway
6 8 (4.55%) Atomikos
7 7 (3.98%) Splunk
7 7 (3.98%) Intel
8 6 (3.41%) Cisco
9 5 (2.84%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.84%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.84%) Talend
10 3 (1.70%) ForgeRock
10 3 (1.70%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (1.70%) Google
10 3 (1.70%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £500 - £1000
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago