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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 109 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing JMS 17 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 2.27% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £405 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.75% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £50.00
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
558 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.57% 21.81% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 259 309
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.73% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 4 September 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 17 £450 - 1
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (88.57%) IBM
2 30 (85.71%) DataPower
3 28 (80.00%) WebSphere
4 23 (65.71%) HTTP
5 21 (60.00%) DB2
5 21 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (54.29%) High Availability
7 16 (45.71%) Middleware
7 16 (45.71%) Linux
8 15 (42.86%) Windows
8 15 (42.86%) AIX
8 15 (42.86%) Solaris
8 15 (42.86%) SOAP
8 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
8 15 (42.86%) IBM Certification
8 15 (42.86%) Clustering
8 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (40.00%) XML
10 13 (37.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
11 11 (31.43%) WSDL
11 11 (31.43%) SSL
11 11 (31.43%) Low Latency
11 11 (31.43%) Big Data
12 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
13 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
13 7 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (17.14%) Finance

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (37.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) HTTP
2 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 11 (31.43%) SSL
3 5 (14.29%) FTP
4 4 (11.43%) LDAP
4 4 (11.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) DB2
2 11 (31.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (45.71%) Middleware
3 15 (42.86%) SOAP
4 14 (40.00%) XML
5 11 (31.43%) WSDL
6 7 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (17.14%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) REST
9 3 (8.57%) JSP
9 3 (8.57%) HTML
9 3 (8.57%) J2EE
9 3 (8.57%) EJB
10 2 (5.71%) CSS
10 2 (5.71%) Ajax
10 2 (5.71%) Java EE
10 2 (5.71%) JSTL
11 1 (2.86%) JPA
11 1 (2.86%) HTML5
11 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (85.71%) DataPower
2 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (42.86%) Clustering
3 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
4 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) AIX
2 15 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (54.29%) High Availability
2 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 11 (31.43%) Low Latency
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Web Design
8 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
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