Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 October 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 West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 196 219
Rank change year-on-year +12 +23 -16
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
South West median daily rate £425 £538 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +38.71% -13.89%
10th Percentile £350 £417 £344
90th Percentile £456 £640 £433
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1403 1634 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.50% 28.21% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 1183 1210
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 99
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £38.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -10.29% -
10th Percentile £32.25 £18.64 £26.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.08 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +10.15%

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ActiveMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in the South West

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in the South West

ActiveMQ
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Devon - 6 £425 -
Bristol -6 5 £375 -34.07% 1
ActiveMQ
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Spring
4 7 (63.64%) Apache
4 7 (63.64%) Docker
5 6 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) SOAP
6 5 (45.45%) JPA
6 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
7 4 (36.36%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) Microservices
7 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
7 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
7 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
7 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
7 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (27.27%) Middleware
8 3 (27.27%) Jetty
8 3 (27.27%) OSGi

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig
4 3 (27.27%) Jetty
4 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) HBase
2 3 (27.27%) Redis
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
3 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) OSGi
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Microservices
3 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) API Development
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
2 3 (27.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Talend