The first table below looks at the demand for Apache ServiceMix skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache ServiceMix over the 3 months to 17 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 Application Platforms 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache ServiceMix
Rank 543 533 581
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +48
Contract jobs citing Apache ServiceMix 45 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.048% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.28% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 2
Average daily rate £450 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9616 8285 9912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.34% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5878 4675 5362
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 412 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £39.72 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Apache ServiceMix
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache ServiceMix within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache ServiceMix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache ServiceMix
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache ServiceMix within the UK.

Apache ServiceMix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache ServiceMix
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache ServiceMix within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Apache ServiceMix Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache ServiceMix
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache ServiceMix within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 -14 44 £450 +5.88% 6
South East -5 27 £463 +12.12%
Hampshire +13 25 £456 +10.60%
Aldershot - 19 £450 -
London -26 12 £450 +5.88%
Surrey -13 4 £475 -
City of London - 4 £450 -
Farnborough - 2 £350 -
South West - 1 £350 - 4
Bristol - 1 £350 - 3
Guildford - 1 £420 -
Liverpool - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1

Apache ServiceMix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache ServiceMix 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 Apache ServiceMix.

1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 62 (83.78%) Spring
2 62 (83.78%) Apache Camel
3 43 (58.11%) Maven
4 40 (54.05%) Hibernate
5 25 (33.78%) GWT
6 24 (32.43%) MVC
6 24 (32.43%) Jenkins
7 23 (31.08%) Groovy
8 21 (28.38%) Guice
8 21 (28.38%) TestNG
8 21 (28.38%) DbUnit
8 21 (28.38%) Oracle
8 21 (28.38%) Atomikos
8 21 (28.38%) Mockito
9 16 (21.62%) Web Services
9 16 (21.62%) Scrum
10 15 (20.27%) J2EE
10 15 (20.27%) Google
10 15 (20.27%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (17.57%) Open Source
11 13 (17.57%) Apache
12 12 (16.22%) JBoss
13 11 (14.86%) Finance
13 11 (14.86%) WebSphere
14 10 (13.51%) XSLT
15 9 (12.16%) XML
15 9 (12.16%) Middleware
15 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
15 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared

Apache ServiceMix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache ServiceMix 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 Apache ServiceMix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.57%) Apache
2 11 (14.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.11%) Mule
4 4 (5.41%) Liferay
4 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.35%) Jetty
5 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.35%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.41%) JasperReports
2 4 (5.41%) MarkLogic
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.35%) VoltDB
5 1 (1.35%) Riak
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 43 (58.11%) Maven
2 24 (32.43%) Jenkins
3 21 (28.38%) DbUnit
3 21 (28.38%) Mockito
3 21 (28.38%) TestNG
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
4 6 (8.11%) JUnit
5 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.70%) Checkstyle
6 2 (2.70%) FindBugs
6 2 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.35%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.35%) French Language
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (86.49%) Developer
2 61 (82.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (4.05%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (4.05%) SOA Developer
5 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Analyst
5 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
6 2 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (2.70%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (1.35%) Java Architect
7 1 (1.35%) Technical Operations Manager
7 1 (1.35%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (1.35%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (1.35%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.35%) Operations Manager
7 1 (1.35%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (83.78%) Spring
1 62 (83.78%) Apache Camel
2 40 (54.05%) Hibernate
3 25 (33.78%) GWT
4 21 (28.38%) Guice
5 16 (21.62%) Web Services
6 15 (20.27%) J2EE
6 15 (20.27%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (13.51%) XSLT
8 9 (12.16%) XML
8 9 (12.16%) Middleware
9 8 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (8.11%) Java EE
11 5 (6.76%) JBoss Seam
11 5 (6.76%) CSS
11 5 (6.76%) HTML
11 5 (6.76%) XML Schema
12 4 (5.41%) Struts
12 4 (5.41%) JSF
12 4 (5.41%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Open Source
2 4 (5.41%) GIS
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) VMS
3 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) MVC
2 16 (21.62%) Scrum
3 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.11%) TDD
4 6 (8.11%) SOA
4 6 (8.11%) UML
5 5 (6.76%) OO
6 4 (5.41%) RUP
6 4 (5.41%) Workflow
6 4 (5.41%) Migration
6 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Refactoring
8 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.35%) Kanban
9 1 (1.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 23 (31.08%) Groovy
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) Perl
5 2 (2.70%) Python
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle
1 21 (28.38%) Atomikos
2 15 (20.27%) Google
3 12 (16.22%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Talend
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy