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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ActiveMQ
Rank 494 492 513
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 101 90 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.63% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 81 32
Average daily rate
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£428 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.55% -9.06%
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
14868 14366 14021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.95% 27.84% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10163 9229 8765
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 191 300 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -17 101 £428 +14.00% 32
London +8 60 £428 +14.00% 18
Yorkshire -3 10 £355 +9.23% 5
West Yorkshire -5 9 £365 +12.30% 4
North West -3 8 £419 +17.13% 1
City of London +1 7 £456 +30.35% 6
Leeds -2 7 £353 +8.46% 4
South East -27 7 £438 +9.37% 3
East Midlands - 6 £450 - 1
East of England - 4 £450 - 1
South West - 3 - - 3
Berkshire - 3 £456 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £456 -
Surrey -7 2 £313 -10.71% 1
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Guildford - 2 £313 -
Hampshire -26 1 £500 +25.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £383 -
Scotland - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stevenage - - - -

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 123 (62.76%) Java
2 99 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (42.35%) Linux
4 79 (40.31%) Git (software)
5 71 (36.22%) Apache Camel
6 70 (35.71%) TDD
7 66 (33.67%) Web Services
8 64 (32.65%) Spring
8 64 (32.65%) Jenkins
9 63 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (30.10%) XML
11 58 (29.59%) Maven
12 55 (28.06%) UNIX
13 52 (26.53%) Puppet
14 50 (25.51%) DevOps
14 50 (25.51%) Configuration Management
15 49 (25.00%) SOAP
15 49 (25.00%) Scrum
16 47 (23.98%) SQL
17 38 (19.39%) NoSQL
17 38 (19.39%) RabbitMQ
18 37 (18.88%) BDD
18 37 (18.88%) Apache
19 36 (18.37%) JMS
20 35 (17.86%) MySQL
21 34 (17.35%) MVC
21 34 (17.35%) RESTful
22 33 (16.84%) Cucumber
23 32 (16.33%) JBoss
23 32 (16.33%) Hibernate

ActiveMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (18.88%) Apache
2 32 (16.33%) JBoss
3 22 (11.22%) Confluence
4 20 (10.20%) Tomcat
5 19 (9.69%) Apache Solr
6 13 (6.63%) Drupal
7 8 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (3.57%) Node.js
9 6 (3.06%) WebSphere
9 6 (3.06%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (2.55%) NServiceBus
11 4 (2.04%) Liferay
11 4 (2.04%) Mule
11 4 (2.04%) WebLogic
11 4 (2.04%) IIS
12 3 (1.53%) NetWeaver
12 3 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.53%) OpenStack
13 2 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Summit
1 1 (0.51%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.67%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.61%) Joyent
3 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.55%) Google App Engine
4 5 (2.55%) GitHub
5 4 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (2.04%) SaaS
6 3 (1.53%) PaaS
6 3 (1.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.69%) HTTP
2 9 (4.59%) LDAP
3 8 (4.08%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (4.08%) Firewall
3 8 (4.08%) DSL
4 6 (3.06%) LTE
4 6 (3.06%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (3.06%) SNMP
4 6 (3.06%) 2G
4 6 (3.06%) Telnet
4 6 (3.06%) 3G
5 5 (2.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.04%) Internet
7 3 (1.53%) DMZ
7 3 (1.53%) DNS
7 3 (1.53%) DHCP
7 3 (1.53%) FTP
8 2 (1.02%) AMQP
8 2 (1.02%) MQTT
8 2 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.39%) NoSQL
2 35 (17.86%) MySQL
3 26 (13.27%) MongoDB
4 22 (11.22%) SQL Server
5 19 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.61%) Couchbase
6 11 (5.61%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.59%) CouchDB
7 9 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.57%) Redis
9 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.04%) Big Data
10 4 (2.04%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.04%) Pentaho
10 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.04%) OLAP
11 3 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.53%) DB2
11 3 (1.53%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 79 (40.31%) Git (software)
2 64 (32.65%) Jenkins
3 58 (29.59%) Maven
4 33 (16.84%) Cucumber
5 32 (16.33%) JIRA
6 30 (15.31%) JUnit
7 25 (12.76%) Subversion
8 18 (9.18%) Mockito
9 17 (8.67%) RSpec
10 12 (6.12%) PHPUnit
11 11 (5.61%) Selenium
12 7 (3.57%) IntelliJ
12 7 (3.57%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.04%) QUnit
13 4 (2.04%) Gradle
13 4 (2.04%) DbUnit
13 4 (2.04%) jMock
13 4 (2.04%) Ant
13 4 (2.04%) JMeter
14 3 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (9.69%) Finance
2 7 (3.57%) Banking
3 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.55%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Games
6 3 (1.53%) Front Office
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.51%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 135 (68.88%) Developer
2 68 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 16 (8.16%) Architect
4 15 (7.65%) Middleware Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Drupal Developer
6 9 (4.59%) Software Developer
6 9 (4.59%) Senior Developer
7 7 (3.57%) Consultant
7 7 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 7 (3.57%) Hybris Developer
8 6 (3.06%) Technical Architect
9 5 (2.55%) Java Architect
9 5 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.04%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.04%) Integration Architect
10 4 (2.04%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.53%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (1.53%) Software Architect
11 3 (1.53%) Support Engineer
11 3 (1.53%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.22%) Apache Camel
2 66 (33.67%) Web Services
3 64 (32.65%) Spring
4 59 (30.10%) XML
5 49 (25.00%) SOAP
6 38 (19.39%) RabbitMQ
7 36 (18.37%) JMS
8 34 (17.35%) RESTful
9 32 (16.33%) Hibernate
10 30 (15.31%) JSON
11 29 (14.80%) Memcached
11 29 (14.80%) REST
12 28 (14.29%) Middleware
13 27 (13.78%) HTML
14 24 (12.24%) XSD
15 20 (10.20%) jQuery
16 18 (9.18%) OSGi
16 18 (9.18%) CSS
17 16 (8.16%) Apache CXF
17 16 (8.16%) NSQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.31%) Open Source
2 13 (6.63%) Taxonomies
3 6 (3.06%) Market Risk
3 6 (3.06%) PKI
4 5 (2.55%) Clustering
4 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.04%) Derivative
5 4 (2.04%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.53%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.02%) Statistics
7 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.02%) GIS
8 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.51%) Equities
8 1 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 83 (42.35%) Linux
2 55 (28.06%) UNIX
3 26 (13.27%) Windows
4 9 (4.59%) CentOS
5 6 (3.06%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.02%) Solaris
6 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.51%) VMS
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (35.71%) TDD
3 63 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (25.51%) DevOps
4 50 (25.51%) Configuration Management
5 49 (25.00%) Scrum
6 37 (18.88%) BDD
7 34 (17.35%) MVC
8 30 (15.31%) SOA
9 24 (12.24%) UML
10 23 (11.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (11.22%) Pair Programming
12 19 (9.69%) Release Management
12 19 (9.69%) Kanban
13 18 (9.18%) RUP
14 16 (8.16%) DSDM
14 16 (8.16%) E-Commerce
15 15 (7.65%) Automated Testing
16 12 (6.12%) OO
16 12 (6.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 123 (62.76%) Java
2 47 (23.98%) SQL
3 31 (15.82%) Ruby
4 30 (15.31%) JavaScript
5 22 (11.22%) C#
6 17 (8.67%) PHP
6 17 (8.67%) Python
7 14 (7.14%) Scala
7 14 (7.14%) Perl
8 12 (6.12%) Groovy
8 12 (6.12%) C++
9 11 (5.61%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.57%) XPath
11 6 (3.06%) Clojure
11 6 (3.06%) Erlang
11 6 (3.06%) XQuery
12 5 (2.55%) Haskell
12 5 (2.55%) Golang
13 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.61%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.53%) Degree
4 2 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (15.31%) Varnish
2 16 (8.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.08%) vSphere
5 5 (2.55%) vCloud
6 3 (1.53%) HDFS
6 3 (1.53%) Docker
7 2 (1.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 52 (26.53%) Puppet
2 23 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.06%) Ansible
3 6 (3.06%) Nagios
4 4 (2.04%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.04%) OpenIDM
4 4 (2.04%) logstash
5 3 (1.53%) Hyperic
5 3 (1.53%) OpenAM
5 3 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (1.53%) Kibana
6 2 (1.02%) StatsD
Vendors
1 28 (14.29%) Oracle
2 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.18%) Atlassian
3 16 (8.16%) Rackspace
4 11 (5.61%) VMware
5 10 (5.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.08%) Google
6 8 (4.08%) Perforce
7 7 (3.57%) hybris
7 7 (3.57%) Splunk
8 6 (3.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 6 (3.06%) Huawei
8 6 (3.06%) Ericsson
8 6 (3.06%) IBM
8 6 (3.06%) Nortel
9 5 (2.55%) Greenplum
10 4 (2.04%) Atomikos
10 4 (2.04%) Axway
10 4 (2.04%) Business Objects
10 4 (2.04%) Cisco
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