Period
to 23 May 2018

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 May 2018 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 596 603 588
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 +80
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 244 197 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.73% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 133 206
England median daily rate £522 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +0.11% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £606
UK median daily rate £513 £451 £450
% change year-on-year +13.76% +0.11% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 30,647 26,830 28,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.27% 32.17% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,774 18,605 19,805
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £289
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 330 411
England median hourly rate £42.38 £40.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.01% +7.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £17.33 £18.58 £13.50
90th Percentile £61.38 £54.04 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £40.26 £38.00
% change year-on-year +4.98% +5.95% +8.57%

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 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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 +6 173 £535 +7.54% 36
North of England +26 51 £475 +18.75% 9
Yorkshire +9 38 £522 +30.50% 6
North West -7 11 £390 -2.80% 3
South East -61 10 £500 +11.11% 15
South West +13 5 £375 -6.25% 1
Midlands -22 4 £550 +37.50% 1
West Midlands - 4 £550 - 1
East of England +1 2 £483 +1.31% 3
North East - 2 £394 -
ActiveMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 182 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (65.98%) Java
3 133 (54.51%) Git (software)
4 123 (50.41%) Linux
5 118 (48.36%) MongoDB
6 113 (46.31%) Jenkins
7 102 (41.80%) RabbitMQ
8 100 (40.98%) Docker
8 100 (40.98%) MySQL
9 92 (37.70%) Microservices
10 85 (34.84%) Amazon AWS
11 82 (33.61%) DevOps
11 82 (33.61%) Spring
12 81 (33.20%) Puppet
13 75 (30.74%) Python
14 69 (28.28%) PostgreSQL
14 69 (28.28%) NoSQL
15 68 (27.87%) Kafka
16 67 (27.46%) Kubernetes
17 66 (27.05%) TDD
18 63 (25.82%) Scrum
19 62 (25.41%) Bash Shell
20 61 (25.00%) Open Source
21 58 (23.77%) Terraform
22 57 (23.36%) REST
23 56 (22.95%) Maven
24 55 (22.54%) Artifactory
25 54 (22.13%) JMS
26 51 (20.90%) SQL
27 50 (20.49%) Ruby

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 47 (19.26%) Apache
2 31 (12.70%) nginx
3 27 (11.07%) Confluence
4 26 (10.66%) Tomcat
5 24 (9.84%) JBoss
6 17 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (6.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (6.56%) Mule
8 14 (5.74%) Mule ESB
9 12 (4.92%) Apache Spark
10 11 (4.51%) CMS
10 11 (4.51%) WebSphere
11 8 (3.28%) MQSeries
12 5 (2.05%) Alfresco
12 5 (2.05%) Jetty
12 5 (2.05%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.64%) Anypoint
13 4 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (1.64%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 85 (34.84%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.61%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (6.15%) Slack
4 13 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (4.92%) Amazon S3
6 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.46%) OpenShift
10 4 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.41%) Boomi
12 1 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.41%) GitHub
12 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.41%) Linode
12 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.34%) DNS
1 35 (14.34%) Firewall
1 35 (14.34%) TCP/IP
2 32 (13.11%) SSL
3 29 (11.89%) Internet
4 27 (11.07%) HTTP
5 8 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.23%) SSH
7 2 (0.82%) FTP
7 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.41%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.41%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.41%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.41%) SAN
8 1 (0.41%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.41%) SMS
8 1 (0.41%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) WAN
8 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (48.36%) MongoDB
2 100 (40.98%) MySQL
3 69 (28.28%) NoSQL
3 69 (28.28%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (17.21%) Relational Database
5 33 (13.52%) Big Data
5 33 (13.52%) Hadoop
6 30 (12.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (9.84%) RDBMS
8 16 (6.56%) Apache Hive
9 13 (5.33%) HBase
9 13 (5.33%) Neo4j
9 13 (5.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.46%) Redis
11 5 (2.05%) Hazelcast
11 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.23%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.23%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.23%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 133 (54.51%) Git (software)
2 113 (46.31%) Jenkins
3 56 (22.95%) Maven
4 55 (22.54%) Artifactory
5 35 (14.34%) Cucumber
6 30 (12.30%) Subversion
7 28 (11.48%) JIRA
8 27 (11.07%) JUnit
9 21 (8.61%) Vagrant
10 19 (7.79%) Mockito
11 18 (7.38%) JMeter
12 16 (6.56%) Eclipse
13 14 (5.74%) IntelliJ
14 12 (4.92%) The Grinder
15 11 (4.51%) Jasmine
16 10 (4.10%) Gradle
17 9 (3.69%) Sonatype Nexus
18 8 (3.28%) Mercurial
18 8 (3.28%) Selenium
19 5 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (11.07%) Banking
2 16 (6.56%) Finance
3 9 (3.69%) Retail
4 7 (2.87%) Games
5 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.64%) Electronics
6 4 (1.64%) Front Office
6 4 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (45.08%) Developer
2 79 (32.38%) Java Developer
3 66 (27.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (11.89%) Architect
5 24 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (8.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 20 (8.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 20 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (6.97%) Java Architect
10 15 (6.15%) Technical Architect
11 13 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (5.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) AWS Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.69%) Java Technical Architect
14 8 (3.28%) AWS Developer
14 8 (3.28%) Consultant
14 8 (3.28%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.28%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (41.80%) RabbitMQ
2 82 (33.61%) Spring
3 68 (27.87%) Kafka
4 57 (23.36%) REST
5 54 (22.13%) JMS
6 48 (19.67%) Apache Camel
7 47 (19.26%) RESTful
8 41 (16.80%) Spring Boot
9 37 (15.16%) HTML
10 35 (14.34%) Elastic Stack
11 34 (13.93%) Web Services
12 29 (11.89%) LEMP Stack
13 28 (11.48%) Hibernate
14 26 (10.66%) SOAP
14 26 (10.66%) XML
15 25 (10.25%) JSON
16 24 (9.84%) Node.js
16 24 (9.84%) Spring Security
17 23 (9.43%) AngularJS
18 17 (6.97%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.93%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (5.74%) Clustering
2 14 (5.74%) Device Driver
2 14 (5.74%) Public Cloud
3 7 (2.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.87%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.05%) Derivative
5 5 (2.05%) Replication
5 5 (2.05%) User Experience
6 4 (1.64%) Online Games
7 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.23%) Fintech
7 3 (1.23%) NHS
7 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 123 (50.41%) Linux
2 48 (19.67%) Unix
3 29 (11.89%) CentOS
4 26 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (9.84%) Mac OS X
6 21 (8.61%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.28%) HPUX
7 8 (3.28%) Solaris
8 7 (2.87%) Windows
9 3 (1.23%) Android
9 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.23%) Debian
10 2 (0.82%) Fedora
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.41%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (37.70%) Microservices
3 82 (33.61%) DevOps
4 66 (27.05%) TDD
5 63 (25.82%) Scrum
6 61 (25.00%) Open Source
7 44 (18.03%) Mentoring
7 44 (18.03%) Test Automation
8 42 (17.21%) Kanban
9 41 (16.80%) BDD
10 39 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (15.57%) Configuration Management
12 33 (13.52%) Load Balancing
13 31 (12.70%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (11.89%) Software Engineering
15 27 (11.07%) SOA
16 24 (9.84%) Coaching
17 18 (7.38%) Deployment Automation
17 18 (7.38%) Performance Measurement
18 17 (6.97%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 161 (65.98%) Java
2 75 (30.74%) Python
3 62 (25.41%) Bash Shell
4 51 (20.90%) SQL
5 50 (20.49%) Ruby
6 44 (18.03%) Java 8
7 40 (16.39%) JavaScript
8 38 (15.57%) Perl
9 20 (8.20%) Scala
10 15 (6.15%) Clojure
11 14 (5.74%) Go
12 7 (2.87%) Groovy
12 7 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.46%) C++
14 5 (2.05%) C#
15 4 (1.64%) PHP
15 4 (1.64%) R
15 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.23%) ClojureScript
16 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 42 (17.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.28%) Degree
4 6 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.25%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) PSD2
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (40.98%) Docker
2 13 (5.33%) etcd
3 10 (4.10%) flannel
4 9 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (2.46%) VMware Server
7 5 (2.05%) HDFS
8 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (33.20%) Puppet
2 67 (27.46%) Kubernetes
3 58 (23.77%) Terraform
4 50 (20.49%) Grafana
5 35 (14.34%) Ansible
6 24 (9.84%) HAProxy
7 22 (9.02%) Nagios
8 21 (8.61%) Icinga
9 17 (6.97%) Graylog
9 17 (6.97%) logstash
10 16 (6.56%) Galera Cluster
11 14 (5.74%) Prometheus
11 14 (5.74%) ZABBIX
12 13 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (4.10%) rkt
14 9 (3.69%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (3.69%) Mesos
15 7 (2.87%) Consul
15 7 (2.87%) Rancher
16 6 (2.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (15.16%) Red Hat
2 34 (13.93%) Oracle
3 25 (10.25%) Splunk
4 21 (8.61%) IBM
5 19 (7.79%) AppDynamics
6 10 (4.10%) VMware
7 9 (3.69%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.69%) MuleSoft
8 7 (2.87%) New Relic
8 7 (2.87%) SAP
9 5 (2.05%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.64%) Google
11 3 (1.23%) Cisco
11 3 (1.23%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.23%) Embarcadero
11 3 (1.23%) Hortonworks
11 3 (1.23%) Nuxeo
11 3 (1.23%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.23%) Sybase
12 2 (0.82%) Solace