Period
to 25 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 100 86
Rank change year-on-year +28 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 25 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.82% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.12% 0.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.03% -18.42%
10th Percentile £428 £450 £356
90th Percentile £483 £550 £429
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 351 484 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.55% 32.57% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 311 251
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +41.18% +88.89%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.82% +14.58%

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 25 (100.00%) JUnit
1 25 (100.00%) SOAP
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) jMock
1 25 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
1 25 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 25 (100.00%) RESTful
1 25 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 25 (100.00%) Mockito
1 25 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 25 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 25 (100.00%) SonarQube
2 24 (96.00%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (92.00%) Open Source
4 22 (88.00%) Scrum
4 22 (88.00%) Amazon RDS
4 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (88.00%) TDD
4 22 (88.00%) BDD
4 22 (88.00%) Amazon SQS
4 22 (88.00%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (88.00%) AWS
4 22 (88.00%) Postfix
4 22 (88.00%) Kanban
5 21 (84.00%) Spring Cloud
6 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
6 16 (64.00%) 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 22 (88.00%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (88.00%) Amazon SQS
1 22 (88.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (88.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 25 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 25 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 25 (100.00%) jMock
1 25 (100.00%) JUnit
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
1 25 (100.00%) Mockito
1 25 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (52.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
1 25 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Developer
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 25 (100.00%) RESTful
1 25 (100.00%) SOAP
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 21 (84.00%) Spring Cloud
3 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (48.00%) JPA
4 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) J2EE
7 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (92.00%) Open Source
3 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) BDD
3 22 (88.00%) Kanban
3 22 (88.00%) Scrum
3 22 (88.00%) TDD
4 11 (44.00%) BPMN
4 11 (44.00%) Microservices
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Biometrics
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Postfix