The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 63 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing JMS 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 1.08% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 4.32% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £420 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +15.86%
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
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 139 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.30% 25.05% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 85 99
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Vitria
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Vitria
1 2 (100.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase