The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 114 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing JMS 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.07% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate £383 £414 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £319 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
509 561 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.43% 20.76% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 315 313
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -14.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMS across the Berkshire region.

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the Berkshire region.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 4 £383 +16.61% 1
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMS.

1 12 (85.71%) HTTP
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 10 (71.43%) Middleware
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) DataPower
3 9 (64.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (42.86%) Clustering
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Cryptography
6 6 (42.86%) REST
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) IBM Certification
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) AIX
7 5 (35.71%) Solaris
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) DB2
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) LDAP
8 4 (28.57%) CA
8 4 (28.57%) FTP
8 4 (28.57%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (28.57%) SSH

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) HTTP
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) FTP
3 4 (28.57%) LDAP
3 4 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Build Forge
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Middleware
2 9 (64.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) JAX-WS
6 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) Spring Integration
6 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 2 (14.29%) XSD
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) DataPower
2 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (42.86%) Clustering
3 6 (42.86%) Cryptography
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) AIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 5 days ago