The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for ActiveMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActiveMQ over the 3 months to 30 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 98 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ActiveMQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 469 497 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 35.42% 27.66% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 325 243
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £291 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing ActiveMQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in Manchester

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in Manchester

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £375 -
ActiveMQ
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle