The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 145 151 158
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing JMS 66 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 2.63% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 47
Average daily rate £600 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JMS
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 138 (97.18%) Java
2 79 (55.63%) Banking
3 75 (52.82%) Spring
4 66 (46.48%) Finance
5 60 (42.25%) Oracle
6 47 (33.10%) Hibernate
7 43 (30.28%) Web Services
8 42 (29.58%) Investment Banking
9 41 (28.87%) Front Office
10 38 (26.76%) SQL
10 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (26.76%) Multithreading
11 37 (26.06%) Maven
12 34 (23.94%) MVC
13 33 (23.24%) UNIX
13 33 (23.24%) TDD
14 32 (22.54%) J2EE
15 30 (21.13%) JavaScript
16 28 (19.72%) HTML
16 28 (19.72%) JUnit
17 26 (18.31%) Fixed Income
17 26 (18.31%) Relational Database
18 25 (17.61%) TIBCO
19 24 (16.90%) UML
19 24 (16.90%) OO
20 23 (16.20%) CSS
20 23 (16.20%) Java EE
21 22 (15.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 21 (14.79%) Middleware
22 21 (14.79%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (11.97%) WebLogic
1 17 (11.97%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (9.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 11 (7.75%) Apache
4 10 (7.04%) CMS
5 9 (6.34%) Alfresco
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (4.23%) MQSeries
7 6 (4.23%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.82%) GemFire
8 4 (2.82%) AquaLogic
8 4 (2.82%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.41%) Confluence
10 2 (1.41%) Liferay
10 2 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.41%) Jetty
10 2 (1.41%) Mule
11 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.41%) RMDS
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) LDAP
2 3 (2.11%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) AMQP
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.56%) MySQL
4 13 (9.15%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.75%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.63%) DB2
7 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.52%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (3.52%) OLAP
8 5 (3.52%) MarkLogic
8 5 (3.52%) Triplestore
9 3 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.41%) KDB
10 2 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.41%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (26.06%) Maven
2 28 (19.72%) JUnit
3 21 (14.79%) Ant
4 16 (11.27%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.86%) Selenium
6 13 (9.15%) WebDriver
7 12 (8.45%) Mockito
8 10 (7.04%) Cucumber
9 9 (6.34%) Eclipse
9 9 (6.34%) Apache Ivy
9 9 (6.34%) Hudson
10 8 (5.63%) Subversion
11 6 (4.23%) jMock
12 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
12 5 (3.52%) ClearCase
13 3 (2.11%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.11%) NeoLoad
14 2 (1.41%) EasyMock
14 2 (1.41%) CruiseControl
14 2 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 79 (55.63%) Banking
2 66 (46.48%) Finance
3 42 (29.58%) Investment Banking
4 41 (28.87%) Front Office
5 7 (4.93%) Back Office
6 5 (3.52%) Advertising
6 5 (3.52%) Publishing
7 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.41%) Retail
8 2 (1.41%) International Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (85.21%) Developer
2 109 (76.76%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.68%) Senior Developer
4 17 (11.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Architect
6 7 (4.93%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (3.52%) Murex Developer
7 5 (3.52%) Lead Architect
8 4 (2.82%) Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Team Leader
8 4 (2.82%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (2.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.11%) Technical Leader
9 3 (2.11%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.11%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.11%) Test Engineer
10 2 (1.41%) Technical Developer
10 2 (1.41%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (1.41%) Murex MxML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (52.82%) Spring
2 47 (33.10%) Hibernate
3 43 (30.28%) Web Services
4 32 (22.54%) J2EE
5 28 (19.72%) HTML
6 23 (16.20%) CSS
6 23 (16.20%) Java EE
7 21 (14.79%) Middleware
7 21 (14.79%) XML
8 20 (14.08%) JPA
8 20 (14.08%) jQuery
9 19 (13.38%) Struts
10 17 (11.97%) SOAP
10 17 (11.97%) RESTful
10 17 (11.97%) Spring Integration
11 16 (11.27%) JSP
12 15 (10.56%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (9.15%) Spring MVC
14 12 (8.45%) HTML5
14 12 (8.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) Fixed Income
2 22 (15.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (14.79%) Derivative
4 13 (9.15%) Open Source
5 10 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (6.34%) Equities
7 8 (5.63%) Credit Risk
8 5 (3.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (3.52%) Semantic Web
8 5 (3.52%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.82%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (2.11%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.41%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.70%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.24%) UNIX
2 21 (14.79%) Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (26.76%) Multithreading
2 34 (23.94%) MVC
3 33 (23.24%) TDD
4 24 (16.90%) UML
4 24 (16.90%) OO
5 20 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.27%) Low Latency
7 15 (10.56%) BDD
8 14 (9.86%) OOD
9 13 (9.15%) SOA
9 13 (9.15%) Scrum
10 12 (8.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.04%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.63%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (4.23%) Electronic Trading
14 6 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 138 (97.18%) Java
2 38 (26.76%) SQL
3 30 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.27%) C++
5 12 (8.45%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.45%) C
6 10 (7.04%) Scala
7 9 (6.34%) Python
7 9 (6.34%) C#
8 8 (5.63%) Perl
9 6 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.52%) XQuery
11 3 (2.11%) Korn
11 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.11%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.41%) XPath
13 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (42.25%) Oracle
2 25 (17.61%) TIBCO
3 21 (14.79%) Sybase
4 18 (12.68%) JBoss
5 12 (8.45%) 29West
6 10 (7.04%) Murex
7 5 (3.52%) Fidessa
7 5 (3.52%) Bloomberg
8 4 (2.82%) BEA
9 3 (2.11%) GoldenSource
9 3 (2.11%) IBM
10 2 (1.41%) InterSystems
10 2 (1.41%) webMethods
10 2 (1.41%) Pega
11 1 (0.70%) Ektron
11 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.70%) Cordys
11 1 (0.70%) Dell
11 1 (0.70%) Vitria
11 1 (0.70%) Metastorm
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 5 days ago