The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apache ServiceMix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache ServiceMix 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 ServiceMix
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 634 630
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4  
Contract jobs citing Apache ServiceMix 7 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.037% 0.022%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.090% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 8
Median daily rate £400 £465 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.97% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £465 £388
% change year-on-year -13.97% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Apache ServiceMix is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7806 9763 9839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.08% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 6503 6153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 242 324
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Apache ServiceMix
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Apache ServiceMix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache ServiceMix in the UK

Apache ServiceMix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache ServiceMix in the UK

Apache ServiceMix
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache ServiceMix within the UK 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
England +10 7 £400 -13.97%
South East +16 3 - -
North West +18 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £400 -
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Surrey - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Hampshire +9 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache ServiceMix 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 Apache ServiceMix.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Spring
5 7 (53.85%) RESTful
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (46.15%) Maven
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) JUnit
7 5 (38.46%) API Design
7 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (38.46%) REST
7 5 (38.46%) Open Source
8 4 (30.77%) BDD
8 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (30.77%) SOLID
8 4 (30.77%) API Development
9 3 (23.08%) HTML
9 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) JMS
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) JSON
9 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
9 3 (23.08%) HTML5
9 3 (23.08%) Waterfall

Apache ServiceMix
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 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Anypoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
2 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft Architect
4 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) JMS
7 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) Sass
8 1 (7.69%) Apache CXF
8 1 (7.69%) OSGi
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) API Design
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) API Development
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) SOLID
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (7.69%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2