The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ActiveMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache ActiveMQ
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

ActiveMQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 383 501 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.95% 21.04% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1119 919 909
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 32 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.57% -46.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £8.88 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £34.50 £34.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ActiveMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in Berkshire

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ActiveMQ in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in Berkshire

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveMQ in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in Berkshire

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £481 - 1
Slough +7 1 £340 -
ActiveMQ
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ActiveMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Product Management
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (57.14%) Post-Production
3 4 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (57.14%) Billing
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Apache CXF

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
1 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (57.14%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) jMock
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (57.14%) Billing
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Java Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
3 2 (28.57%) Apache CXF
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Ehcache
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) OSGi
4 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
4 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
4 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SAML
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Post-Production
1 4 (57.14%) Product Management
1 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware