Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 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
UK > England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 415 604 580
Rank change year-on-year +189 -24 +26
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 97 214 295
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.81% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 173 234
Median daily rate £549 £500 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -4.49% +7.94%
10th Percentile £455 £388 £388
90th Percentile £633 £625 £675
UK median daily rate £540 £500 £509
% change year-on-year +8.00% -1.72% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
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 9,421 26,437 32,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.00% 31.95% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,376 18,615 23,232
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £345 £325
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 275 339
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23.30 £18.50 £16.05
90th Percentile £64.95 £61.30 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.41
% change year-on-year -20.45% +6.25% +3.53%

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ActiveMQ in England.

Daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ActiveMQ in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in England

ActiveMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ActiveMQ in England.

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 13 August 2020. 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 +160 48 £575 - 9
North of England +105 40 £525 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +67 29 £525 +5.00% 2
North West +79 11 £525 -10.64%
South East +166 5 £550 +37.50% 8
East of England +85 2 £419 +19.64% 2
South West +93 1 - -
ActiveMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 England region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 90 (92.78%) Java
2 75 (77.32%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (76.29%) TDD
3 74 (76.29%) AWS
4 70 (72.16%) Azure
5 69 (71.13%) Microservices
6 64 (65.98%) Docker
7 63 (64.95%) Kubernetes
7 63 (64.95%) BDD
7 63 (64.95%) MongoDB
8 61 (62.89%) Linux
9 60 (61.86%) Java 8
10 59 (60.82%) Mockito
11 54 (55.67%) JAX-RS
11 54 (55.67%) Mac OS X
12 52 (53.61%) Unix
13 50 (51.55%) Pair Programming
14 49 (50.52%) Test Automation
15 44 (45.36%) Continuous Deployment
16 43 (44.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 43 (44.33%) Web Design
17 39 (40.21%) Security Cleared
18 38 (39.18%) Public Sector
19 34 (35.05%) Web Development
20 29 (29.90%) SQL
21 27 (27.84%) SC Cleared
22 24 (24.74%) Problem-Solving
23 20 (20.62%) Spring
24 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
25 16 (16.49%) Hibernate

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 13 (13.40%) JBoss
2 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Fuse
3 9 (9.28%) Confluence
3 9 (9.28%) MQSeries
3 9 (9.28%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.15%) Jetty
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (3.09%) CICS
6 3 (3.09%) nginx
6 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.06%) Apache
7 2 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 74 (76.29%) AWS
2 70 (72.16%) Azure
3 7 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (4.12%) GCP
4 4 (4.12%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.06%) GitHub
6 1 (1.03%) Akamai
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.03%) AWS CodeBuild
6 1 (1.03%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (1.03%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.03%) Cloudflare
6 1 (1.03%) Heroku
6 1 (1.03%) NuGet
6 1 (1.03%) Route 53
6 1 (1.03%) Serverless
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) HTTP
1 6 (6.19%) SSH
2 4 (4.12%) Skype
3 3 (3.09%) DNS
3 3 (3.09%) VPN
4 2 (2.06%) OpenVPN
4 2 (2.06%) SSL
5 1 (1.03%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (64.95%) MongoDB
2 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.25%) MySQL
5 5 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.12%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.06%) DB2
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.03%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (60.82%) Mockito
2 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.43%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.34%) Maven
4 10 (10.31%) JIRA
5 7 (7.22%) JUnit
5 7 (7.22%) Selenium
6 6 (6.19%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.19%) DbUnit
6 6 (6.19%) jMock
6 6 (6.19%) SonarQube
7 5 (5.15%) Ant
7 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.15%) FishEye
7 5 (5.15%) Gradle
7 5 (5.15%) Hudson
7 5 (5.15%) Mercurial
7 5 (5.15%) Poseidon for UML
7 5 (5.15%) Subversion
7 5 (5.15%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (39.18%) Public Sector
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (74.23%) Developer
2 68 (70.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Architect
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.15%) Digital Developer
6 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (4.12%) AWS Developer
7 4 (4.12%) Azure Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.06%) Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Applications Architect
9 2 (2.06%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (2.06%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (2.06%) ETL Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (55.67%) JAX-RS
2 20 (20.62%) Spring
3 16 (16.49%) Hibernate
4 15 (15.46%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (14.43%) REST
6 11 (11.34%) Apache Camel
7 10 (10.31%) HTML
7 10 (10.31%) JSON
7 10 (10.31%) Web Services
7 10 (10.31%) XML
8 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.28%) JMS
8 9 (9.28%) MSMQ
8 9 (9.28%) SOAP
9 7 (7.22%) Kafka
9 7 (7.22%) RESTful
10 6 (6.19%) Node.js
10 6 (6.19%) PowerMock
10 6 (6.19%) Spring Boot
10 6 (6.19%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Derivative
1 5 (5.15%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) iSeries
2 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 61 (62.89%) Linux
2 54 (55.67%) Mac OS X
3 52 (53.61%) Unix
4 5 (5.15%) Android
4 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.15%) CentOS
4 5 (5.15%) Debian
4 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.15%) Windows
5 3 (3.09%) Solaris
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (77.32%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (76.29%) TDD
3 69 (71.13%) Microservices
4 63 (64.95%) BDD
5 50 (51.55%) Pair Programming
6 49 (50.52%) Test Automation
7 44 (45.36%) Continuous Deployment
8 43 (44.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 43 (44.33%) Web Design
9 34 (35.05%) Web Development
10 24 (24.74%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (15.46%) Scrum
12 10 (10.31%) DevOps
12 10 (10.31%) Kanban
13 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.22%) Migration
14 7 (7.22%) Open Source
15 6 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 90 (92.78%) Java
2 60 (61.86%) Java 8
3 29 (29.90%) SQL
4 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
5 11 (11.34%) Python
6 9 (9.28%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.25%) Ruby
8 7 (7.22%) Groovy
9 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.19%) Scala
10 5 (5.15%) C++
10 5 (5.15%) Clojure
10 5 (5.15%) ClojureScript
10 5 (5.15%) Perl
11 4 (4.12%) C#
11 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.12%) VBA
12 3 (3.09%) COBOL
13 2 (2.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (40.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (27.84%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (12.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 64 (65.98%) Docker
2 5 (5.15%) Postfix
3 2 (2.06%) PowerDNS
3 2 (2.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 63 (64.95%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.15%) Puppet
2 5 (5.15%) Salt
3 3 (3.09%) Ansible
3 3 (3.09%) HAProxy
3 3 (3.09%) Terraform
4 2 (2.06%) Nagios
4 2 (2.06%) Packer
5 1 (1.03%) Consul
5 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.28%) Axway
3 9 (9.28%) MuleSoft
3 9 (9.28%) Sybase
4 7 (7.22%) IBM
5 5 (5.15%) Cloudera
5 5 (5.15%) Hortonworks
5 5 (5.15%) Sparx
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.12%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com