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 3 months to 29 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
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 128 137
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 1 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 1.12% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.96% 24.50% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 474 499
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.44 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £57.00 £47.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 29 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
Somerset +7 1 £400 +6.66%
ActiveMQ
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) QGIS
2 2 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Oozie
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL

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 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Liferay
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) QGIS
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bower
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTEasy
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oozie
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cloudera