Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ActiveMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActiveMQ over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 89 105
Rank change year-on-year +45 +16 -7
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 50 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.59% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.53% 1.10% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 1 5
Birmingham median daily rate £488 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £450 £450 £458
90th Percentile £555 £550 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £488 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -2.50% -9.09% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

ActiveMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 322 365 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.54% 27.14% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 245 310
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £246
90th Percentile £592 £550 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +66.67% +200.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.42
% change year-on-year -22.22% +47.94% +21.67%

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in Birmingham

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in Birmingham

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveMQ in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ActiveMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
1 50 (100.00%) Spring
2 49 (98.00%) Maven
2 49 (98.00%) JUnit
3 48 (96.00%) SOAP
3 48 (96.00%) Web Services
3 48 (96.00%) jMock
3 48 (96.00%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (96.00%) Git (software)
3 48 (96.00%) DbUnit
3 48 (96.00%) Mockito
3 48 (96.00%) PowerMock
3 48 (96.00%) Jenkins
3 48 (96.00%) SonarQube
4 47 (94.00%) RESTful
4 47 (94.00%) AWS
4 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (94.00%) TDD
4 47 (94.00%) Scrum
5 46 (92.00%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (92.00%) Amazon RDS
5 46 (92.00%) Amazon SQS
6 45 (90.00%) BDD
6 45 (90.00%) Postfix
7 44 (88.00%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (86.00%) Open Source
8 43 (86.00%) Microservices
9 39 (78.00%) Kanban
10 36 (72.00%) Spring Cloud
11 34 (68.00%) Security Cleared

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 47 (94.00%) AWS
2 46 (92.00%) Amazon EC2
2 46 (92.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (92.00%) Amazon RDS
2 44 (88.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (98.00%) JUnit
1 49 (98.00%) Maven
2 48 (96.00%) DbUnit
2 48 (96.00%) Git (software)
2 48 (96.00%) Jenkins
2 48 (96.00%) jMock
2 48 (96.00%) Mockito
2 48 (96.00%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (46.00%) Public Sector
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
1 49 (98.00%) Java Developer
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (2.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) Spring
2 48 (96.00%) PowerMock
2 48 (96.00%) SOAP
2 48 (96.00%) Web Services
3 47 (94.00%) RESTful
4 36 (72.00%) Spring Cloud
5 33 (66.00%) Hibernate
5 33 (66.00%) JPA
6 30 (60.00%) AngularJS
7 23 (46.00%) REST
8 7 (14.00%) J2EE
9 5 (10.00%) Spring Boot
10 2 (4.00%) Java EE
11 1 (2.00%) Kafka
11 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (94.00%) Scrum
2 47 (94.00%) TDD
3 45 (90.00%) BDD
4 43 (86.00%) Microservices
4 43 (86.00%) Open Source
5 39 (78.00%) Kanban
6 30 (60.00%) BPMN
7 21 (42.00%) Migration
8 20 (40.00%) Biometrics
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (62.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 45 (90.00%) Postfix
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.00%) Terraform