The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 240 251
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 24 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 9
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £285 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2118 2405 2369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.31% 26.74% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1539 1502
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 29
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in the South East

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveMQ in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in the South East

ActiveMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActiveMQ in the South East

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hampshire -2 14 £450 +12.50%
Berkshire - 5 £481 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Surrey +6 1 - - 1
ActiveMQ
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 34 (70.83%) JBoss
3 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 26 (54.17%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 23 (47.92%) Red Hat
7 22 (45.83%) Apache
8 21 (43.75%) Apache Camel
9 20 (41.67%) SQL
10 19 (39.58%) Tomcat
11 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (31.25%) Puppet
12 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
13 14 (29.17%) REST
13 14 (29.17%) Redis
13 14 (29.17%) Java EE
14 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
14 13 (27.08%) CISSP
14 13 (27.08%) RHCE
14 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
14 13 (27.08%) RHCSA
15 12 (25.00%) J2EE
16 11 (22.92%) SOAP
16 11 (22.92%) Spring
17 10 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (16.67%) JIRA

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (70.83%) JBoss
2 22 (45.83%) Apache
3 19 (39.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.17%) Confluence
6 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.08%) CICS
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) 3GPP
1 5 (10.42%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
1 5 (10.42%) SIGTRAN
1 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (29.17%) Redis
2 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (16.67%) JIRA
2 8 (16.67%) Subversion
3 6 (12.50%) JUnit
4 5 (10.42%) Checkstyle
4 5 (10.42%) FindBugs
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) Gradle
5 4 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.33%) Maven
6 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.08%) jMock
7 1 (2.08%) Mockito
7 1 (2.08%) RSpec
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Billing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Applications Developer
4 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Java Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Integration Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (6.25%) CISSP Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Java Middleware Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Architect
9 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) MongoDB Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) Apache Camel
2 14 (29.17%) Java EE
2 14 (29.17%) REST
3 12 (25.00%) J2EE
4 11 (22.92%) SOAP
4 11 (22.92%) Spring
5 8 (16.67%) JMS
5 8 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) JAAS
6 5 (10.42%) JMX
6 5 (10.42%) JNDI
6 5 (10.42%) JSON
6 5 (10.42%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (10.42%) Middleware
6 5 (10.42%) OSGi
6 5 (10.42%) Spring Boot
6 5 (10.42%) XML
7 4 (8.33%) Kafka
7 4 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
2 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.50%) BDD
4 5 (10.42%) Microservices
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) Open Source
4 5 (10.42%) Post-Production
4 5 (10.42%) Product Management
4 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
4 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) TDD
7 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
4 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (27.08%) CISSP
3 13 (27.08%) RHCE
3 13 (27.08%) RHCSA
4 5 (10.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PA-DSS
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Ansible
2 3 (6.25%) Cobbler
2 3 (6.25%) Marathon
2 3 (6.25%) Mesos
3 2 (4.17%) Consul
3 2 (4.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Splunk
3 3 (6.25%) Arqiva
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Remedy
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