The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 112 97 135
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.94% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 4.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +53.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 547 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.19% 22.47% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 264 235
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £35.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
JMS
South East

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
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 22 July 2014. 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
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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 +5 4 - -
Newbury - - - -
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) VXML
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) CCXML
4 4 (44.44%) JBehave
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Gradle
5 3 (33.33%) Ant
5 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Apache CXF
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Liferay
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Retail

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Liferay
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) JBehave
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Portal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) VXML
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) CCXML
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Apache CXF
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) JSTL
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods
1 1 (11.11%) Software AG
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle