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 15 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 517 503 543
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 80 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.081% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 29 18
Average daily rate £394 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £555 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +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
15197 12865 15262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 26.74% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9766 8047 9005
Average daily rate £375 £365 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 353 388
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £44.00 £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 15 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 15 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 -39 79 £394 -4.54% 41
London +8 59 £419 +4.68% 25
City of London -3 10 £440 +10.00% 8
North West -14 7 £375 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire -7 5 £385 -23.00% 6
Hampshire -12 4 £413 -
South East -28 4 £413 - 1
Cheshire -11 3 £500 +100.00%
West Yorkshire -17 3 £385 -23.00% 6
Leeds -17 2 £355 -29.00% 6
Hertfordshire -4 1 £450 -
East of England -34 1 £450 -
South West - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £290 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Harrogate - - - -
Nantwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 2
Oxford - - - -

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 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.

1 132 (70.97%) Java
2 100 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (40.86%) Apache
4 72 (38.71%) Linux
5 69 (37.10%) Git (software)
6 62 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 53 (28.49%) Maven
8 52 (27.96%) Spring
9 48 (25.81%) JBoss
9 48 (25.81%) SQL
10 47 (25.27%) Open Source
11 43 (23.12%) MySQL
11 43 (23.12%) TDD
12 42 (22.58%) Oracle
12 42 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 42 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
13 40 (21.51%) MongoDB
13 40 (21.51%) Tomcat
13 40 (21.51%) JMS
14 39 (20.97%) SQL Server
14 39 (20.97%) Hibernate
15 38 (20.43%) SOA
16 37 (19.89%) JIRA
17 36 (19.35%) Windows
18 35 (18.82%) Scrum
18 35 (18.82%) MVC
19 34 (18.28%) Apache Solr
19 34 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (17.74%) HTML
21 32 (17.20%) Puppet

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 76 (40.86%) Apache
2 40 (21.51%) Tomcat
3 34 (18.28%) Apache Solr
4 31 (16.67%) Confluence
5 25 (13.44%) Node.js
6 19 (10.22%) Alfresco
7 17 (9.14%) IIS
8 16 (8.60%) CMS
9 14 (7.53%) Apache ServiceMix
10 13 (6.99%) Drupal
11 11 (5.91%) WebSphere
12 4 (2.15%) Apache Pig
12 4 (2.15%) Liferay
12 4 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (1.61%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.54%) CICS
14 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.54%) Mule
14 1 (0.54%) WordPress
14 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
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 2 (1.08%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.68%) FTP
1 18 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.12%) MySQL
2 40 (21.51%) MongoDB
3 39 (20.97%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.76%) Big Data
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.15%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.15%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.15%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.08%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.54%) DB2
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 69 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 53 (28.49%) 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%) WebDriver
8 13 (6.99%) Subversion
9 12 (6.45%) PHPUnit
10 11 (5.91%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.84%) JUnit
12 6 (3.23%) Hudson
12 6 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (2.69%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.61%) Ant
14 3 (1.61%) NeoLoad
15 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
15 2 (1.08%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (10.75%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Publishing
3 8 (4.30%) Back Office
4 6 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Military
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.54%) French Language
5 1 (0.54%) Billing
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (56.99%) Developer
2 46 (24.73%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.90%) Architect
4 18 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 16 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (7.53%) Ruby Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.84%) Java Architect
10 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Administrator
11 7 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Java Technical Architect
11 7 (3.76%) Middleware Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Programmer
12 6 (3.23%) Analyst
13 5 (2.69%) Technical Leader
14 4 (2.15%) Designer
14 4 (2.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 52 (27.96%) Spring
3 42 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
4 40 (21.51%) JMS
5 39 (20.97%) Hibernate
6 33 (17.74%) HTML
7 30 (16.13%) Apache CXF
8 27 (14.52%) Memcached
8 27 (14.52%) Web Services
9 24 (12.90%) Spring Integration
9 24 (12.90%) CSS
10 23 (12.37%) XML
11 22 (11.83%) jQuery
12 19 (10.22%) Spring MVC
12 19 (10.22%) Lucene
13 18 (9.68%) RESTful
13 18 (9.68%) HTML5
14 17 (9.14%) CSS3
14 17 (9.14%) XSLT
15 16 (8.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.27%) Open Source
2 12 (6.45%) Taxonomies
3 9 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.76%) Replication
5 5 (2.69%) CMDB
6 4 (2.15%) GIS
7 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.08%) Statistics
8 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 72 (38.71%) Linux
2 36 (19.35%) Windows
3 30 (16.13%) 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 43 (23.12%) TDD
3 38 (20.43%) SOA
4 35 (18.82%) Scrum
4 35 (18.82%) MVC
5 34 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 20 (10.75%) E-Commerce
8 17 (9.14%) BDD
9 16 (8.60%) Automated Testing
9 16 (8.60%) Workflow
10 14 (7.53%) Kanban
10 14 (7.53%) OO
11 11 (5.91%) UML
12 10 (5.38%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.38%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.30%) User Stories
13 8 (4.30%) Web Development
13 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (70.97%) Java
2 48 (25.81%) SQL
3 42 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.98%) Scala
5 19 (10.22%) Ruby
6 14 (7.53%) PHP
7 13 (6.99%) C#
8 11 (5.91%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.38%) XPath
10 8 (4.30%) Perl
11 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.15%) Python
12 4 (2.15%) C++
13 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.61%) Clojure
14 2 (1.08%) C
15 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 3.0
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 3 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Varnish
2 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 32 (17.20%) Puppet
2 22 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.61%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (25.81%) JBoss
2 42 (22.58%) Oracle
3 26 (13.98%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.06%) F5
5 11 (5.91%) Rackspace
6 6 (3.23%) Talend
7 4 (2.15%) Vertica
7 4 (2.15%) Greenplum
7 4 (2.15%) DoubleClick
7 4 (2.15%) Google
7 4 (2.15%) Netezza
7 4 (2.15%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.61%) Remedy
9 2 (1.08%) ComArch
9 2 (1.08%) Zend
10 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.54%) Sybase
10 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
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