Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 July 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
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 622 567 718
Rank change year-on-year -55 +151 +3
Contract jobs citing ActiveMQ 237 334 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.07% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 248 98
UK median daily rate £480 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +0.59%
10th Percentile £372 £325 £313
90th Percentile £625 £606 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.37% +0.06% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30393 31285 30692
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.96% 28.43% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21008 21843 20259
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 400 419
UK median hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.68% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £16.03
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% +8.03%

ActiveMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ActiveMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveMQ in the UK

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveMQ in the UK

ActiveMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveMQ over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActiveMQ in the UK

ActiveMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActiveMQ in the UK

ActiveMQ
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveMQ within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England -24 231 £485 +7.78% 28
London -30 134 £498 +4.74% 13
UK excluding London +12 98 £434 +8.37% 17
South East +25 54 £450 +12.50% 4
North of England +19 16 £400 -15.79% 6
Midlands +23 15 £400 -17.95% 3
Yorkshire +27 13 £400 - 4
East Midlands -9 12 £400 -17.95%
East of England +5 9 £500 -14.89% 2
West Midlands +30 3 £540 - 3
Scotland +28 3 - - 2
North West +5 3 £390 -22.00% 2
Wales - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for ActiveMQ.

1 188 (79.32%) Java
2 122 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (43.46%) Linux
4 93 (39.24%) SQL
5 87 (36.71%) Spring
6 83 (35.02%) Apache Camel
7 82 (34.60%) Git (software)
8 72 (30.38%) TDD
9 62 (26.16%) Jenkins
10 60 (25.32%) REST
11 58 (24.47%) PostgreSQL
12 57 (24.05%) JMS
13 56 (23.63%) JBoss
13 56 (23.63%) Relational Database
14 55 (23.21%) Apache
15 54 (22.78%) Maven
16 51 (21.52%) Scrum
16 51 (21.52%) DevOps
16 51 (21.52%) MongoDB
17 50 (21.10%) RESTful
17 50 (21.10%) Docker
18 49 (20.68%) SOA
19 48 (20.25%) Oracle
19 48 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
19 48 (20.25%) Puppet
20 47 (19.83%) Tomcat
21 46 (19.41%) Microservices
22 45 (18.99%) Web Services
22 45 (18.99%) XML
23 44 (18.57%) J2EE

ActiveMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 56 (23.63%) JBoss
2 55 (23.21%) Apache
3 47 (19.83%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.64%) Mule
4 11 (4.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (4.22%) OpenStack
6 9 (3.80%) MQSeries
7 8 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (3.38%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.95%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (2.11%) Confluence
9 5 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.69%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.69%) CMS
10 4 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.27%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.84%) Drupal
12 2 (0.84%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.42%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.53%) GitHub
3 5 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.11%) IaaS
4 3 (1.27%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.84%) Office 365
6 1 (0.42%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.70%) HTTP
2 13 (5.49%) LDAP
3 9 (3.80%) 3GPP
3 9 (3.80%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (3.80%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (2.95%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (2.95%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.11%) AMQP
5 5 (2.11%) SSL
6 4 (1.69%) Internet
7 2 (0.84%) IPv6
7 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.84%) S/MIME
8 1 (0.42%) DNS
8 1 (0.42%) Firewall
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.42%) Skype
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.47%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (23.63%) Relational Database
3 51 (21.52%) MongoDB
4 41 (17.30%) MySQL
4 41 (17.30%) NoSQL
5 37 (15.61%) RDBMS
6 22 (9.28%) Redis
7 20 (8.44%) Hadoop
8 19 (8.02%) Big Data
9 14 (5.91%) SQL Server
10 8 (3.38%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.95%) Couchbase
11 7 (2.95%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.84%) EDRMS
13 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.42%) HBase
14 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 82 (34.60%) Git (software)
2 62 (26.16%) Jenkins
3 54 (22.78%) Maven
4 34 (14.35%) JUnit
5 23 (9.70%) Subversion
6 22 (9.28%) Cucumber
7 21 (8.86%) JIRA
8 16 (6.75%) Mockito
9 13 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (4.22%) Eclipse
11 9 (3.80%) Selenium
12 8 (3.38%) Gradle
13 5 (2.11%) Checkstyle
13 5 (2.11%) FindBugs
13 5 (2.11%) Liquibase
13 5 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (1.69%) Hudson
14 4 (1.69%) IntelliJ
14 4 (1.69%) Log4j
14 4 (1.69%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (11.81%) Finance
2 14 (5.91%) Billing
3 13 (5.49%) Retail
4 11 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.22%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.80%) Banking
6 9 (3.80%) Games
7 5 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Publishing
9 2 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Front Office
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 136 (57.38%) Developer
2 90 (37.97%) Java Developer
3 24 (10.13%) Architect
4 23 (9.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (8.86%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.75%) Consultant
7 15 (6.33%) Scala Developer
8 14 (5.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (5.49%) Java Engineer
10 11 (4.64%) Applications Developer
10 11 (4.64%) E-Commerce Developer
10 11 (4.64%) Java Applications Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Agile Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Perl Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.80%) Applications Support
12 9 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
12 9 (3.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (36.71%) Spring
2 83 (35.02%) Apache Camel
3 60 (25.32%) REST
4 57 (24.05%) JMS
5 50 (21.10%) RESTful
6 45 (18.99%) Web Services
6 45 (18.99%) XML
7 44 (18.57%) J2EE
8 42 (17.72%) JSON
9 39 (16.46%) SOAP
10 38 (16.03%) Kafka
11 35 (14.77%) RabbitMQ
12 30 (12.66%) Hibernate
13 29 (12.24%) AngularJS
13 29 (12.24%) HTML
14 28 (11.81%) Spring Boot
15 27 (11.39%) CSS
16 26 (10.97%) Java EE
17 21 (8.86%) Middleware
18 17 (7.17%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.28%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (4.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.38%) Derivative
5 8 (3.38%) Fintech
5 8 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.38%) OTC Derivatives
6 6 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.53%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.69%) Online Games
8 3 (1.27%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.84%) Clustering
9 2 (0.84%) Equities
9 2 (0.84%) PKI
9 2 (0.84%) User Experience
10 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 103 (43.46%) Linux
2 34 (14.35%) Unix
3 22 (9.28%) CentOS
4 20 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.38%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.95%) HPUX
6 7 (2.95%) Solaris
6 7 (2.95%) Windows
7 5 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.11%) VMS
8 1 (0.42%) Fedora
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.38%) TDD
3 51 (21.52%) DevOps
3 51 (21.52%) Scrum
4 49 (20.68%) SOA
5 48 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (19.41%) Microservices
7 39 (16.46%) BDD
7 39 (16.46%) E-Commerce
8 32 (13.50%) Kanban
8 32 (13.50%) Test Automation
9 29 (12.24%) MVC
10 27 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (8.44%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.59%) Configuration Management
12 18 (7.59%) Service Delivery
13 17 (7.17%) Open Source
13 17 (7.17%) Software Engineering
14 16 (6.75%) Data Protection
15 14 (5.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 188 (79.32%) Java
2 93 (39.24%) SQL
3 41 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 31 (13.08%) Bash Shell
4 31 (13.08%) Scala
5 30 (12.66%) Python
6 21 (8.86%) Perl
7 18 (7.59%) PL/SQL
8 17 (7.17%) Shell Script
9 16 (6.75%) Ruby
10 9 (3.80%) C#
11 8 (3.38%) R
12 7 (2.95%) C++
13 6 (2.53%) Groovy
14 4 (1.69%) PHP
15 3 (1.27%) C
15 3 (1.27%) Go
16 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.42%) Clojure
17 1 (0.42%) Jython
Qualifications
1 39 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 36 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.75%) RHCSA
4 15 (6.33%) CISSP
4 15 (6.33%) Degree
4 15 (6.33%) RHCE
5 3 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.84%) CCNA
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.84%) RHCT
7 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.70%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) MiFID
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (21.10%) Docker
2 13 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (4.64%) OpenAM
4 4 (1.69%) vSphere
5 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.84%) Varnish
6 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.42%) Squid
7 1 (0.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (20.25%) Puppet
2 26 (10.97%) Ansible
3 23 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (9.28%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.95%) Grafana
5 7 (2.95%) Terraform
6 5 (2.11%) Cobbler
7 4 (1.69%) StatsD
7 4 (1.69%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.27%) Ambari
8 3 (1.27%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (1.27%) Icinga
8 3 (1.27%) Marathon
8 3 (1.27%) Mesos
8 3 (1.27%) Nagios
8 3 (1.27%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.84%) Consul
9 2 (0.84%) FTK
9 2 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.84%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 48 (20.25%) Oracle
2 33 (13.92%) Red Hat
3 14 (5.91%) Splunk
4 10 (4.22%) IBM
5 6 (2.53%) hybris
5 6 (2.53%) SAP
5 6 (2.53%) VMware
6 5 (2.11%) Solace
6 5 (2.11%) Talend
6 5 (2.11%) Tradeweb
7 3 (1.27%) Arqiva
7 3 (1.27%) CA
7 3 (1.27%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.27%) WSO2
8 2 (0.84%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco
8 2 (0.84%) F5
8 2 (0.84%) Google
8 2 (0.84%) Nuix
8 2 (0.84%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £465 - £485 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago