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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 119 163 118
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -45
Contract jobs citing JMS 24 27 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.53% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 1.76% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 74
Average daily rate £550 £550 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JMS
London

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
965 1537 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.29% 30.30% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 1245 1288
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -33.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 64 (83.12%) Java
2 44 (57.14%) Banking
3 36 (46.75%) Finance
4 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (38.96%) Oracle
6 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
7 26 (33.77%) HTML
8 22 (28.57%) Web Services
8 22 (28.57%) Spring
9 21 (27.27%) Investment Banking
9 21 (27.27%) Linux
10 20 (25.97%) Maven
10 20 (25.97%) TDD
10 20 (25.97%) REST
11 19 (24.68%) Subversion
11 19 (24.68%) Content Management
12 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
13 17 (22.08%) SOAP
14 16 (20.78%) Unix
14 16 (20.78%) SQL
15 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
15 15 (19.48%) Front Office
15 15 (19.48%) Multithreading
16 14 (18.18%) XML
17 13 (16.88%) J2EE
17 13 (16.88%) JUnit
18 12 (15.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (15.58%) Java EE
18 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
18 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (12.99%) JBoss
2 9 (11.69%) CMS
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.19%) Mule
6 3 (3.90%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.60%) Confluence
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.30%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
1 3 (3.90%) SWIFTNet
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) AMQP
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.19%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) MySQL
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.60%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Maven
2 19 (24.68%) Subversion
3 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
4 13 (16.88%) JUnit
5 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
6 9 (11.69%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.09%) JIRA
8 5 (6.49%) Mockito
8 5 (6.49%) Selenium
9 4 (5.19%) EasyMock
10 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.60%) FishEye
11 2 (2.60%) jMock
12 1 (1.30%) Ant
12 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
12 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
General
1 44 (57.14%) Banking
2 36 (46.75%) Finance
3 21 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 15 (19.48%) Front Office
5 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 3 (3.90%) Legal
7 2 (2.60%) Games
7 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Developer
2 45 (58.44%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Release Manager
6 8 (10.39%) Front Office Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Java Programmer
6 8 (10.39%) Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 6 (7.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Project Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Java Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.90%) SWIFT Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) SWIFT Specialist
11 2 (2.60%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) HTML
2 22 (28.57%) Spring
2 22 (28.57%) Web Services
3 20 (25.97%) REST
4 17 (22.08%) SOAP
5 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
6 14 (18.18%) XML
7 13 (16.88%) J2EE
8 12 (15.58%) Java EE
9 11 (14.29%) JSP
9 11 (14.29%) Middleware
10 10 (12.99%) RESTful
11 9 (11.69%) HTML5
12 8 (10.39%) JDBC
13 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (7.79%) JMX
14 6 (7.79%) JSON
15 5 (6.49%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (6.49%) Apache Camel
15 5 (6.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (14.29%) Equities
3 7 (9.09%) Derivative
3 7 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 6 (7.79%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.90%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.60%) Equity Risk
7 2 (2.60%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.97%) TDD
3 19 (24.68%) Content Management
4 15 (19.48%) Multithreading
5 11 (14.29%) API Design
6 10 (12.99%) BDD
7 9 (11.69%) High Availability
7 9 (11.69%) OO
7 9 (11.69%) Release Management
7 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.39%) Web Development
9 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (7.79%) DevOps
10 6 (7.79%) Scrum
10 6 (7.79%) SOA
10 6 (7.79%) UML
11 4 (5.19%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 64 (83.12%) Java
2 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.78%) SQL
4 11 (14.29%) Scala
5 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.09%) Python
6 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.79%) Perl
7 6 (7.79%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) C#
9 2 (2.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) MCPD
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Capistrano
2 4 (5.19%) Nagios
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.09%) Adobe
4 5 (6.49%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.19%) IBM
5 4 (5.19%) Solace
5 4 (5.19%) Sybase
6 2 (2.60%) Cognos
6 2 (2.60%) Informatica
6 2 (2.60%) InterSystems
6 2 (2.60%) Murex
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.30%) BEA
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