The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 134 140 170
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Contract jobs citing JMS 66 93 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.26% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 4.22% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 66 46
Average daily rate
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£475 £535 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £625 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
JMS
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1731 2205 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.38% 29.96% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1688 1708
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 100 (78.74%) Java
2 61 (48.03%) Oracle
3 55 (43.31%) Finance
4 53 (41.73%) Spring
5 43 (33.86%) Banking
6 36 (28.35%) UML
7 35 (27.56%) SQL
7 35 (27.56%) Front Office
8 34 (26.77%) Web Services
9 33 (25.98%) JavaScript
10 32 (25.20%) Middleware
10 32 (25.20%) Java EE
11 31 (24.41%) Hibernate
11 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (24.41%) Maven
11 31 (24.41%) WebLogic
12 30 (23.62%) SOA
12 30 (23.62%) Oracle Database
13 28 (22.05%) Multithreading
14 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (21.26%) REST
14 27 (21.26%) JDBC
15 26 (20.47%) SOAP
15 26 (20.47%) HTML
15 26 (20.47%) OO
16 25 (19.69%) JUnit
17 24 (18.90%) Investment Banking
18 23 (18.11%) J2EE
18 23 (18.11%) UNIX
19 22 (17.32%) JBoss

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 31 (24.41%) WebLogic
2 18 (14.17%) WebSphere
3 17 (13.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 15 (11.81%) Oracle Service Bus
5 12 (9.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (8.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (7.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (6.30%) Apache
8 8 (6.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.94%) Confluence
9 5 (3.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (3.94%) AquaLogic
10 3 (2.36%) ArcGIS
10 3 (2.36%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (1.57%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.57%) Mule
12 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.79%) Jetty
12 1 (0.79%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (7.87%) Documaker
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (1.57%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.79%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.79%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.96%) HTTP
2 18 (14.17%) SSL
3 12 (9.45%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.94%) FTP
5 4 (3.15%) Internet
6 3 (2.36%) AMQP
6 3 (2.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.79%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) Oracle Database
2 15 (11.81%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (7.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.09%) MySQL
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.36%) OLAP
9 2 (1.57%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.57%) DB2
9 2 (1.57%) KDB
10 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Maven
2 25 (19.69%) JUnit
3 18 (14.17%) JIRA
4 12 (9.45%) Ant
5 10 (7.87%) Subversion
6 8 (6.30%) jMock
6 8 (6.30%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.72%) Hudson
9 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.94%) CruiseControl
10 4 (3.15%) Selenium
10 4 (3.15%) Mockito
10 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.36%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
General
1 55 (43.31%) Finance
2 43 (33.86%) Banking
3 35 (27.56%) Front Office
4 24 (18.90%) Investment Banking
5 14 (11.02%) Back Office
6 11 (8.66%) Billing
7 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.94%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (71.65%) Developer
2 72 (56.69%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Architect
6 7 (5.51%) Consultant
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (4.72%) Java Programmer
7 6 (4.72%) Programmer
7 6 (4.72%) Middleware Consultant
8 5 (3.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.36%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (2.36%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (2.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (41.73%) Spring
2 34 (26.77%) Web Services
3 32 (25.20%) Middleware
3 32 (25.20%) Java EE
4 31 (24.41%) Hibernate
5 27 (21.26%) REST
5 27 (21.26%) JDBC
6 26 (20.47%) SOAP
6 26 (20.47%) HTML
7 23 (18.11%) J2EE
8 22 (17.32%) XML
9 18 (14.17%) jQuery
10 17 (13.39%) JSP
11 15 (11.81%) CSS
12 14 (11.02%) WebCenter
12 14 (11.02%) JPA
12 14 (11.02%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (8.66%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (7.09%) WSDL
14 9 (7.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Fixed Income
2 13 (10.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (6.30%) Open Source
4 7 (5.51%) Derivative
5 6 (4.72%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.94%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.15%) Market Risk
7 4 (3.15%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.57%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.79%) GIS
9 1 (0.79%) Equities
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) PKI
9 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.11%) UNIX
2 20 (15.75%) Linux
3 8 (6.30%) Windows
4 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) UML
2 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (23.62%) SOA
4 28 (22.05%) Multithreading
5 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (20.47%) OO
7 22 (17.32%) Scrum
8 20 (15.75%) TDD
9 19 (14.96%) MVC
10 17 (13.39%) Low Latency
11 15 (11.81%) Content Management
12 14 (11.02%) ITIL
13 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
14 11 (8.66%) BDD
14 11 (8.66%) Revenue Management
14 11 (8.66%) SysML
14 11 (8.66%) TOGAF
15 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (6.30%) Web Development
16 8 (6.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (78.74%) Java
2 35 (27.56%) SQL
3 33 (25.98%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.32%) Bash Shell
5 16 (12.60%) Shell Script
6 15 (11.81%) Python
7 13 (10.24%) Jython
8 12 (9.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 11 (8.66%) PL/SQL
10 9 (7.09%) C#
11 7 (5.51%) Korn
12 6 (4.72%) C++
12 6 (4.72%) C
13 5 (3.94%) Groovy
13 5 (3.94%) Bourne shell
14 4 (3.15%) XPath
14 4 (3.15%) XQuery
15 3 (2.36%) Perl
16 2 (1.57%) Scala
17 1 (0.79%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.72%) Degree
3 4 (3.15%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.87%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (9.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.72%) Puppet
3 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.57%) OpenSSO
4 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.79%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (48.03%) Oracle
2 22 (17.32%) JBoss
3 12 (9.45%) Sybase
4 10 (7.87%) Murex
4 10 (7.87%) TIBCO
5 9 (7.09%) Bloomberg
5 9 (7.09%) Remedy
5 9 (7.09%) Siebel
6 8 (6.30%) IBM
6 8 (6.30%) Fidessa
7 7 (5.51%) 29West
7 7 (5.51%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.15%) Google
9 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.36%) ESRI
10 2 (1.57%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.57%) InterSystems
10 2 (1.57%) Reuters
10 2 (1.57%) Adobe
10 2 (1.57%) Sun
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