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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 125 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs citing JMS 12 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.14% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 0.74% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £401 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £409 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
637 541 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.68% 19.27% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 318 217
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 60
Average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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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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 +6 8 £425 - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SOAP
3 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (60.00%) WSDL
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) HTTP
6 10 (50.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) DB2
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) High Availability
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (25.00%) Big Data
9 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 5 (25.00%) DataPower
9 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (25.00%) JAXB
9 5 (25.00%) BEA
9 5 (25.00%) Toad
9 5 (25.00%) MPLS

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) SDH
3 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) DB2
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Toad
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) XMLSpy
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) WSDL
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) JAXB
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (15.00%) Middleware
7 3 (15.00%) XSD
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) EJB
8 2 (10.00%) JDBC
8 2 (10.00%) JavaBeans
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) REST
8 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
9 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.00%) JSP
9 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DataPower
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) JVM Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) BEA
2 5 (25.00%) MetaSolv
2 5 (25.00%) Cramer
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
3 2 (10.00%) Software AG
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Google
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