Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 596 627
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 +46
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 282 282 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.94% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 196 171
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £375 £315 £313
90th Percentile £625 £600 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 30652 30033 30024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.32% 30.71% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21811 20965 20810
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 347 505
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.68 £14.56 £14.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.37
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -6 186 £500 +5.26% 24
South East -37 29 £450 +7.14% 4
North of England +66 28 £413 - 5
Yorkshire +29 18 £425 +4.62% 2
South West +3 16 £375 -30.23% 2
Midlands +38 13 £533 +12.11% 1
East of England -9 11 £500 -9.09% 2
East Midlands - 7 £525 - 1
West Midlands +39 6 £540 +13.68%
North West +17 6 £390 -13.33% 3
North East +61 1 £325 +8.33%
ActiveMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 195 (69.15%) Java
2 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (38.30%) Spring
3 108 (38.30%) Git (software)
4 95 (33.69%) Docker
5 94 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 92 (32.62%) MongoDB
7 89 (31.56%) DevOps
8 87 (30.85%) NoSQL
9 86 (30.50%) Linux
10 85 (30.14%) Apache Camel
11 83 (29.43%) RESTful
11 83 (29.43%) TDD
12 82 (29.08%) RabbitMQ
13 80 (28.37%) SQL
14 72 (25.53%) Scrum
15 71 (25.18%) MySQL
16 67 (23.76%) Web Services
16 67 (23.76%) Puppet
16 67 (23.76%) Microservices
17 66 (23.40%) Kafka
18 65 (23.05%) Amazon AWS
19 64 (22.70%) SOA
20 62 (21.99%) JMS
21 59 (20.92%) Maven
22 55 (19.50%) Hadoop
23 53 (18.79%) Test Automation
23 53 (18.79%) E-Commerce
24 52 (18.44%) Unix
24 52 (18.44%) QA

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 41 (14.54%) Tomcat
2 39 (13.83%) Apache
3 38 (13.48%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (10.64%) JBoss
5 20 (7.09%) Apache Spark
6 18 (6.38%) Mule
7 16 (5.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (5.67%) WebSphere
8 11 (3.90%) Confluence
8 11 (3.90%) MQSeries
8 11 (3.90%) Mule ESB
9 8 (2.84%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.84%) IIS
9 8 (2.84%) Jetty
10 7 (2.48%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (2.48%) CMS
11 5 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.77%) Tornado
11 5 (1.77%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.42%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 65 (23.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.55%) GitHub
4 8 (2.84%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.48%) PaaS
6 5 (1.77%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.42%) Slack
8 3 (1.06%) iPaaS
8 3 (1.06%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.06%) Serverless
9 2 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.71%) Office 365
10 1 (0.35%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.35%) Linode
10 1 (0.35%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) AMQP
2 13 (4.61%) Internet
3 9 (3.19%) HTTP
4 6 (2.13%) 3GPP
4 6 (2.13%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (2.13%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (1.42%) DNS
5 4 (1.42%) LDAP
6 3 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.06%) SSL
7 2 (0.71%) Firewall
7 2 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.71%) S/MIME
7 2 (0.71%) VPN
7 2 (0.71%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.35%) Intranet
8 1 (0.35%) MQTT
8 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (32.62%) MongoDB
2 87 (30.85%) NoSQL
3 71 (25.18%) MySQL
4 55 (19.50%) Hadoop
5 48 (17.02%) Relational Database
6 35 (12.41%) Redis
7 30 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (9.57%) Big Data
9 24 (8.51%) RDBMS
10 15 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (5.32%) Couchbase
11 14 (4.96%) HBase
11 14 (4.96%) Oracle Database
12 10 (3.55%) CouchDB
13 8 (2.84%) SQL Server
14 6 (2.13%) Riak
15 3 (1.06%) Hazelcast
16 2 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 108 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 94 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 59 (20.92%) Maven
4 32 (11.35%) JUnit
5 28 (9.93%) Cucumber
6 23 (8.16%) JIRA
7 20 (7.09%) Eclipse
7 20 (7.09%) Mockito
8 12 (4.26%) Bitbucket
8 12 (4.26%) Subversion
9 11 (3.90%) Selenium
9 11 (3.90%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (3.19%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.48%) Liquibase
11 7 (2.48%) Log4j
12 6 (2.13%) Hudson
13 5 (1.77%) FitNesse
13 5 (1.77%) JBehave
13 5 (1.77%) Travis CI
14 3 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (8.16%) Finance
2 19 (6.74%) Games
3 18 (6.38%) Banking
4 15 (5.32%) Retail
5 10 (3.55%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.48%) Publishing
6 7 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.13%) Billing
8 2 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (53.19%) Developer
2 107 (37.94%) Java Developer
3 37 (13.12%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (10.28%) Architect
6 25 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (7.45%) Tester
8 19 (6.74%) Automation Tester
9 17 (6.03%) Agile Developer
10 15 (5.32%) Agile Java Developer
11 14 (4.96%) Technical Leader
12 13 (4.61%) Java Architect
12 13 (4.61%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.90%) Consultant
14 10 (3.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 9 (3.19%) Java Engineer
15 9 (3.19%) Scala Developer
16 8 (2.84%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (38.30%) Spring
2 85 (30.14%) Apache Camel
3 83 (29.43%) RESTful
4 82 (29.08%) RabbitMQ
5 67 (23.76%) Web Services
6 66 (23.40%) Kafka
7 62 (21.99%) JMS
8 50 (17.73%) REST
9 47 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 47 (16.67%) JSON
10 46 (16.31%) SOAP
11 45 (15.96%) Hibernate
12 38 (13.48%) Spring Boot
13 35 (12.41%) XML
14 28 (9.93%) Middleware
15 27 (9.57%) J2EE
16 25 (8.87%) HTML
17 20 (7.09%) CSS
18 18 (6.38%) Node.js
19 17 (6.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.09%) Device Driver
2 18 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.61%) Fintech
4 13 (4.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (4.61%) Online Games
5 11 (3.90%) Replication
6 10 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.55%) OTC Derivatives
7 9 (3.19%) Derivative
8 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.84%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.13%) Clustering
10 5 (1.77%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.06%) iPad
11 3 (1.06%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.71%) Equities
12 2 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (30.50%) Linux
2 52 (18.44%) Unix
3 32 (11.35%) CentOS
4 23 (8.16%) Ubuntu
5 18 (6.38%) Windows
6 16 (5.67%) Mac OS X
7 11 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.19%) HPUX
8 9 (3.19%) Solaris
9 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.56%) DevOps
3 83 (29.43%) TDD
4 72 (25.53%) Scrum
5 67 (23.76%) Microservices
6 64 (22.70%) SOA
7 53 (18.79%) E-Commerce
7 53 (18.79%) Test Automation
8 51 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (16.31%) Kanban
10 43 (15.25%) BDD
11 42 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 40 (14.18%) Mentoring
13 29 (10.28%) MVC
14 27 (9.57%) Integration Testing
14 27 (9.57%) Software Engineering
15 26 (9.22%) Coaching
16 25 (8.87%) Configuration Management
17 23 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
18 22 (7.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 195 (69.15%) Java
2 80 (28.37%) SQL
3 44 (15.60%) Bash Shell
4 36 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 36 (12.77%) Python
5 30 (10.64%) Scala
6 24 (8.51%) Ruby
7 20 (7.09%) Go
7 20 (7.09%) R
8 18 (6.38%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.67%) C#
10 12 (4.26%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.90%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.55%) Perl
13 8 (2.84%) GraphQL
14 5 (1.77%) C++
15 4 (1.42%) PHP
15 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.06%) Groovy
17 2 (0.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (9.22%) SC Cleared
1 26 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.67%) Degree
3 7 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.77%) CREST Certified
6 3 (1.06%) CISSP
6 3 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.06%) RHCE
6 3 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (18.44%) QA
2 7 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.06%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (33.69%) Docker
2 9 (3.19%) HDFS
3 4 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.71%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.71%) Varnish
4 2 (0.71%) vCloud
4 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.35%) Squid
5 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 67 (23.76%) Puppet
2 31 (10.99%) Kubernetes
2 31 (10.99%) Nagios
3 29 (10.28%) Grafana
4 25 (8.87%) Ansible
5 24 (8.51%) ZABBIX
6 22 (7.80%) Icinga
7 20 (7.09%) Galera Cluster
7 20 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (7.09%) Prometheus
8 16 (5.67%) ITRS Geneos
9 14 (4.96%) Terraform
10 12 (4.26%) Ambari
11 8 (2.84%) StatsD
12 3 (1.06%) Consul
12 3 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (1.06%) logstash
12 3 (1.06%) Mesos
12 3 (1.06%) Rundeck
12 3 (1.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (18.09%) Oracle
2 37 (13.12%) Splunk
3 31 (10.99%) Red Hat
4 26 (9.22%) AppDynamics
5 21 (7.45%) IBM
6 11 (3.90%) Talend
7 10 (3.55%) New Relic
8 7 (2.48%) CA
8 7 (2.48%) SAP
9 6 (2.13%) Apigee
10 5 (1.77%) Google
10 5 (1.77%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.77%) Solace
10 5 (1.77%) Tradeweb
11 4 (1.42%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.42%) VMware
12 3 (1.06%) hybris
12 3 (1.06%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.06%) WSO2
13 2 (0.71%) TOWER Software