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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache ActiveMQ
England / South East
Rank 225 243 266
Rank change year-on-year +18 +23  
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 20 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.96% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 1
Median daily rate £438 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +25.00%  
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 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 2072 2182 2313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.40% 23.67% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1251 1462 1340
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 50 53
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
Hampshire +11 18 £438 +16.66%
Berkshire +23 1 - - 1
Surrey +10 1 £438 - 1
ActiveMQ
England

ActiveMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) JBoss
3 21 (61.76%) Apache Camel
4 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (52.94%) Apache
5 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
6 17 (50.00%) Linux
7 15 (44.12%) HTTP
7 15 (44.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
8 14 (41.18%) Subversion
8 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
9 13 (38.24%) Middleware
10 12 (35.29%) SOAP
10 12 (35.29%) Spring
10 12 (35.29%) REST
11 11 (32.35%) JIRA
11 11 (32.35%) Oracle
11 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
12 10 (29.41%) JUnit
12 10 (29.41%) Artifactory
13 9 (26.47%) Web Services
13 9 (26.47%) XML
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 9 (26.47%) JMS
13 9 (26.47%) Gradle
14 8 (23.53%) SQL
14 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
14 8 (23.53%) FindBugs

ActiveMQ
Top Related 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 25 (73.53%) JBoss
2 18 (52.94%) Apache
3 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
4 9 (26.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.88%) 3GPP
3 2 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (5.88%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) Redis
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (41.18%) Subversion
3 11 (32.35%) JIRA
4 10 (29.41%) Artifactory
4 10 (29.41%) JUnit
5 9 (26.47%) Gradle
6 8 (23.53%) Checkstyle
6 8 (23.53%) FindBugs
7 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
8 3 (8.82%) Selenium
9 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
9 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
9 2 (5.88%) JMeter
10 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Middleware Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Java Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Apache Camel
2 13 (38.24%) Middleware
3 12 (35.29%) REST
3 12 (35.29%) SOAP
3 12 (35.29%) Spring
4 9 (26.47%) JMS
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 9 (26.47%) XML
5 7 (20.59%) J2EE
6 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (14.71%) OSGi
6 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (11.76%) Java EE
7 4 (11.76%) JAXB
8 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
9 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.88%) jBPM
9 2 (5.88%) JNDI
9 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Cryptography
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 2 (5.88%) Post-Production
7 2 (5.88%) Product Management
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) RHCE
3 3 (8.82%) RHCSA
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PA-DSS
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Ambari
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
1 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy