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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 527 500 513
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 66 68 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 46
Average daily rate
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£431 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 -33 61 £433 +6.79% 20
London -2 36 £450 +5.88% 10
City of London +16 11 £525 +35.48% 2
North West - 10 £400 - 2
Cheshire - 7 £425 -
South East -16 5 £400 -8.57% 3
South West -32 4 £450 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire +9 3 £375 -2.28% 2
Edinburgh -16 3 £350 - 1
Hampshire -17 3 £400 -15.78%
Scotland -20 3 £350 - 1
Bristol -24 3 £450 +28.57% 2
Manchester - 3 £300 - 2
South Yorkshire +2 2 £375 +5.63%
Surrey -5 2 - - 2
Sheffield - 2 £375 -
West Yorkshire +7 1 £400 -3.03% 1
Leeds +3 1 £400 -3.03% 1
Knutsford - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £475 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £388 -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 100 (69.93%) Java
2 67 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (34.97%) TDD
4 48 (33.57%) Scrum
5 47 (32.87%) Spring
6 45 (31.47%) Linux
7 44 (30.77%) Maven
8 41 (28.67%) XML
9 40 (27.97%) Apache Camel
10 39 (27.27%) SQL
10 39 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 35 (24.48%) Web Services
11 35 (24.48%) Git (software)
12 33 (23.08%) Apache
13 32 (22.38%) Windows
14 30 (20.98%) JMS
14 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
14 30 (20.98%) HTML
15 29 (20.28%) JBoss
15 29 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (19.58%) Oracle
17 27 (18.88%) MySQL
18 26 (18.18%) UNIX
18 26 (18.18%) SOA
19 25 (17.48%) JIRA
20 24 (16.78%) Hibernate
20 24 (16.78%) Open Source
21 23 (16.08%) RabbitMQ
21 23 (16.08%) Workflow
21 23 (16.08%) C#

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (23.08%) Apache
2 19 (13.29%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.59%) Confluence
4 14 (9.79%) Apache ServiceMix
5 11 (7.69%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.20%) Liferay
6 6 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (4.20%) Apache Pig
7 5 (3.50%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.50%) Drupal
8 4 (2.80%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.10%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.40%) Mule
10 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.40%) NetWeaver
10 2 (1.40%) CMS
11 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Office
1 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.10%) Shopify
2 3 (2.10%) Magento
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.50%) Joyent
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.40%) PaaS
5 2 (1.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) SNMP
2 3 (2.10%) Internet
2 3 (2.10%) 3G
2 3 (2.10%) Telnet
2 3 (2.10%) 2G
2 3 (2.10%) LTE
2 3 (2.10%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.40%) DHCP
3 2 (1.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.40%) DNS
3 2 (1.40%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.40%) DMZ
4 1 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.88%) MySQL
3 19 (13.29%) NoSQL
4 17 (11.89%) MongoDB
5 14 (9.79%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.29%) Hadoop
7 9 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.29%) Big Data
8 8 (5.59%) CouchDB
9 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.90%) Couchbase
10 6 (4.20%) Impala
10 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.20%) Apache Hive
10 6 (4.20%) JasperReports
11 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 44 (30.77%) Maven
2 35 (24.48%) Git (software)
3 25 (17.48%) JIRA
4 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
5 13 (9.09%) JUnit
6 12 (8.39%) Subversion
6 12 (8.39%) Mockito
7 8 (5.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (4.90%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.90%) Hudson
8 7 (4.90%) Gradle
9 6 (4.20%) Zephyr
9 6 (4.20%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.20%) Selenium
10 5 (3.50%) PHPUnit
11 4 (2.80%) RubyGems
11 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.80%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.10%) Ant
12 3 (2.10%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (11.19%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Back Office
3 4 (2.80%) Publishing
3 4 (2.80%) Banking
3 4 (2.80%) Billing
4 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (71.33%) Developer
2 49 (34.27%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.19%) Senior Developer
4 11 (7.69%) Architect
4 11 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 10 (6.99%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (6.29%) Middleware Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Software Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Administrator
8 4 (2.80%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.80%) Perl Developer
8 4 (2.80%) .NET Developer
8 4 (2.80%) Designer
8 4 (2.80%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (2.10%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (2.10%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.87%) Spring
2 41 (28.67%) XML
3 40 (27.97%) Apache Camel
4 35 (24.48%) Web Services
5 30 (20.98%) JMS
5 30 (20.98%) HTML
6 24 (16.78%) Hibernate
7 23 (16.08%) JSON
7 23 (16.08%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (14.69%) REST
9 20 (13.99%) CSS
10 19 (13.29%) Middleware
11 18 (12.59%) J2EE
12 16 (11.19%) JRules
12 16 (11.19%) NHibernate
12 16 (11.19%) HTML5
13 15 (10.49%) jQuery
13 15 (10.49%) Java EE
14 14 (9.79%) .NET
15 13 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Open Source
2 6 (4.20%) GIS
3 5 (3.50%) Taxonomies
3 5 (3.50%) Market Risk
4 4 (2.80%) Derivative
5 3 (2.10%) PKI
5 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.47%) Linux
2 32 (22.38%) Windows
3 26 (18.18%) UNIX
4 4 (2.80%) CentOS
5 3 (2.10%) Fedora
5 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.97%) TDD
3 48 (33.57%) Scrum
4 29 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (18.18%) SOA
6 23 (16.08%) Workflow
7 22 (15.38%) MVC
8 16 (11.19%) Configuration Management
8 16 (11.19%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.19%) BDD
9 15 (10.49%) UML
9 15 (10.49%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.39%) RUP
11 12 (8.39%) DevOps
12 11 (7.69%) OO
13 10 (6.99%) Pair Programming
14 9 (6.29%) ETL
14 9 (6.29%) Kanban
15 8 (5.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (69.93%) Java
2 39 (27.27%) SQL
3 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
4 23 (16.08%) C#
5 15 (10.49%) XPath
6 14 (9.79%) PHP
7 9 (6.29%) Python
8 8 (5.59%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.90%) Ruby
10 6 (4.20%) Perl
11 5 (3.50%) C++
11 5 (3.50%) Scala
12 4 (2.80%) XQuery
12 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.10%) PHP5
13 3 (2.10%) Groovy
14 2 (1.40%) Clojure
15 1 (0.70%) Golang
15 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.70%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.20%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Varnish
2 7 (4.90%) HDFS
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.69%) Puppet
2 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (20.28%) JBoss
2 28 (19.58%) Oracle
3 9 (6.29%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.59%) Zend
5 7 (4.90%) Google
6 6 (4.20%) IBM
6 6 (4.20%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.20%) Greenplum
7 5 (3.50%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.50%) DoubleClick
7 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.80%) Netezza
8 4 (2.80%) Vertica
9 3 (2.10%) Huawei
9 3 (2.10%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 3 (2.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (2.10%) Remedy
9 3 (2.10%) Ericsson
9 3 (2.10%) Nortel