Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 10 December 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
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 607 622 571
Rank change year-on-year +15 -51 +27
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 147 264 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.78% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 188 224
England median daily rate £500 £514 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.68% +8.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £372
90th Percentile £750 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £494 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -1.25% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22,450 33,811 30,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.57% 35.18% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,682 24,129 21,881
England median daily rate £500 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £493 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 283 354
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.01%
10th Percentile £17.28 £17.50 £18.15
90th Percentile £78.75 £57.50 £52.35
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveMQ in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 62 £650 +18.18% 23
Midlands +88 45 £475 +2.70% 7
West Midlands +83 44 £475 +2.70% 5
North of England +17 30 £475 +13.10% 4
Yorkshire +37 27 £475 +7.04% 3
South East +38 4 £375 -21.05% 3
South West +2 4 £425 +6.25% 3
East of England +41 3 £475 -5.00%
North West +15 2 £425 +4.55% 1
East Midlands - 1 £600 - 2
ActiveMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 133 (90.48%) Java
2 110 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (67.35%) AWS
4 86 (58.50%) TDD
5 81 (55.10%) PostgreSQL
6 75 (51.02%) Git (software)
7 74 (50.34%) Security Cleared
8 73 (49.66%) Microservices
9 72 (48.98%) Jenkins
9 72 (48.98%) Spring
10 70 (47.62%) Mockito
11 69 (46.94%) SC Cleared
12 68 (46.26%) Maven
12 68 (46.26%) Hibernate
13 65 (44.22%) Scrum
14 64 (43.54%) BDD
15 62 (42.18%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (40.82%) SQL
17 57 (38.78%) JUnit
18 55 (37.41%) Web Services
19 52 (35.37%) SOAP
20 51 (34.69%) RESTful
21 50 (34.01%) RabbitMQ
22 49 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
22 49 (33.33%) DbUnit
22 49 (33.33%) PowerMock
22 49 (33.33%) jMock
22 49 (33.33%) Kanban
22 49 (33.33%) SonarQube
23 48 (32.65%) Amazon RDS

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 36 (24.49%) JBoss
2 29 (19.73%) WebLogic
3 26 (17.69%) Confluence
4 23 (15.65%) MQSeries
5 17 (11.56%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (5.44%) Jetty
8 6 (4.08%) Apache
8 6 (4.08%) Apache Spark
8 6 (4.08%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 3 (2.04%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (1.36%) IIS
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.68%) CMS
11 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 99 (67.35%) AWS
2 49 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
3 48 (32.65%) Azure
4 47 (31.97%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.40%) GCP
6 3 (2.04%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.04%) PaaS
6 3 (2.04%) Serverless
7 2 (1.36%) GitHub
7 2 (1.36%) IaaS
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.68%) npm
8 1 (0.68%) SaaS
8 1 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) SSH
2 5 (3.40%) HTTP
3 4 (2.72%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (2.04%) AMQP
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (55.10%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (32.65%) Amazon RDS
3 37 (25.17%) SQL Server
4 29 (19.73%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.80%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.12%) MySQL
7 6 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.72%) HBase
10 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.68%) Big Data
11 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 75 (51.02%) Git (software)
2 72 (48.98%) Jenkins
3 70 (47.62%) Mockito
4 68 (46.26%) Maven
5 57 (38.78%) JUnit
6 49 (33.33%) DbUnit
6 49 (33.33%) jMock
6 49 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 28 (19.05%) JIRA
8 9 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (6.12%) IntelliJ
8 9 (6.12%) Subversion
9 8 (5.44%) Eclipse
9 8 (5.44%) Gradle
10 6 (4.08%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.08%) FishEye
10 6 (4.08%) Hudson
10 6 (4.08%) Mercurial
10 6 (4.08%) Poseidon for UML
10 6 (4.08%) Selenium
General
1 43 (29.25%) Public Sector
2 13 (8.84%) Finance
3 10 (6.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Electronics
4 4 (2.72%) Games
4 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.72%) Marketing
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (63.95%) Developer
2 87 (59.18%) Java Developer
3 28 (19.05%) Architect
4 24 (16.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 13 (8.84%) Technical Architect
6 10 (6.80%) Applications Architect
7 7 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.72%) Agile Scrum Master
10 4 (2.72%) Integration Developer
10 4 (2.72%) Java Architect
10 4 (2.72%) Java Scrum Master
10 4 (2.72%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (2.72%) Scrum Master
11 3 (2.04%) AWS Engineer
11 3 (2.04%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 3 (2.04%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (48.98%) Spring
2 68 (46.26%) Hibernate
3 55 (37.41%) Web Services
4 52 (35.37%) SOAP
5 51 (34.69%) RESTful
6 50 (34.01%) RabbitMQ
7 49 (33.33%) PowerMock
8 48 (32.65%) AngularJS
9 38 (25.85%) Apache Camel
10 37 (25.17%) JPA
11 35 (23.81%) Spring Cloud
11 35 (23.81%) XML
12 32 (21.77%) JSON
13 30 (20.41%) REST
14 25 (17.01%) Kafka
15 23 (15.65%) MSMQ
16 19 (12.93%) JAX-RS
17 16 (10.88%) Spring Boot
18 15 (10.20%) HTML
19 14 (9.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) NHS
2 8 (5.44%) User Experience
3 6 (4.08%) Derivative
4 5 (3.40%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Equities
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.53%) Linux
2 22 (14.97%) Mac OS X
3 18 (12.24%) Unix
4 14 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.48%) CentOS
6 7 (4.76%) Windows
7 6 (4.08%) Android
7 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.08%) Debian
7 6 (4.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (58.50%) TDD
3 73 (49.66%) Microservices
4 65 (44.22%) Scrum
5 64 (43.54%) BDD
6 62 (42.18%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (33.33%) Kanban
8 47 (31.97%) Open Source
9 35 (23.81%) BPMN
10 30 (20.41%) Migration
11 29 (19.73%) Test Automation
12 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 22 (14.97%) DevOps
14 20 (13.61%) Waterfall
15 18 (12.24%) Biometrics
15 18 (12.24%) Pair Programming
16 17 (11.56%) Continuous Deployment
17 15 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (10.20%) Web Design
18 14 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (90.48%) Java
2 60 (40.82%) SQL
3 31 (21.09%) PL/SQL
4 29 (19.73%) T-SQL
5 28 (19.05%) Java 8
6 24 (16.33%) Python
7 18 (12.24%) JavaScript
8 12 (8.16%) Bash Shell
9 11 (7.48%) Ruby
9 11 (7.48%) Scala
10 10 (6.80%) C++
10 10 (6.80%) Perl
11 7 (4.76%) Clojure
11 7 (4.76%) Groovy
12 6 (4.08%) ClojureScript
13 4 (2.72%) C#
13 4 (2.72%) VBA
14 3 (2.04%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.68%) ES6
15 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (50.34%) Security Cleared
2 69 (46.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.40%) Degree
5 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.36%) HL7
System Software
1 46 (31.29%) Postfix
2 32 (21.77%) Docker
3 4 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) KVM
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (18.37%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.48%) Puppet
3 6 (4.08%) Salt
4 5 (3.40%) Ansible
5 4 (2.72%) Terraform
5 4 (2.72%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.04%) logstash
6 3 (2.04%) Mesos
7 2 (1.36%) Kibana
7 2 (1.36%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.68%) Consul
8 1 (0.68%) Grafana
8 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (25.17%) Oracle
2 36 (24.49%) Red Hat
3 29 (19.73%) Sybase
4 23 (15.65%) Axway
4 23 (15.65%) MuleSoft
5 7 (4.76%) Hortonworks
5 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.08%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.72%) SAP
8 3 (2.04%) IBM
8 3 (2.04%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.68%) Sparx
9 1 (0.68%) WSO2
9 1 (0.68%) Zend