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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 147 130 155
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Contract jobs citing JMS 56 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 1.26% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 4.23% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 39
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+26.11% -17.36%
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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
1719 1748 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.39% 29.65% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1391 1336 1591
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £312 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 28
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £16.00 £27.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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 70 (75.27%) Java
2 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (44.09%) Oracle
4 35 (37.63%) Banking
5 32 (34.41%) TDD
6 30 (32.26%) Web Services
7 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 27 (29.03%) Maven
8 25 (26.88%) HTML
9 23 (24.73%) Subversion
9 23 (24.73%) Multithreading
9 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
10 22 (23.66%) Spring
10 22 (23.66%) Linux
10 22 (23.66%) Scrum
10 22 (23.66%) Front Office
10 22 (23.66%) Finance
11 21 (22.58%) SQL
11 21 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (20.43%) Investment Banking
12 19 (20.43%) Oracle Coherence
13 18 (19.35%) REST
14 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
14 17 (18.28%) OO
15 16 (17.20%) Scala
15 16 (17.20%) JIRA
16 15 (16.13%) Java EE
16 15 (16.13%) RESTful
17 14 (15.05%) J2EE
17 14 (15.05%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 19 (20.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (10.75%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.68%) JBoss
3 9 (9.68%) Confluence
4 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.23%) Apache
6 3 (3.23%) CMS
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.23%) Mule
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.15%) Node.js
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.15%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Documaker
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) AMQP
2 6 (6.45%) SSL
2 6 (6.45%) Internet
3 4 (4.30%) HTTP
4 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.98%) Big Data
3 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.75%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.15%) DB2
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.08%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.08%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Maven
2 23 (24.73%) Subversion
3 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
4 16 (17.20%) JIRA
5 13 (13.98%) JUnit
5 13 (13.98%) TeamCity
6 10 (10.75%) Ant
7 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
8 7 (7.53%) Mercurial
8 7 (7.53%) Mockito
9 6 (6.45%) Cucumber
9 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
10 5 (5.38%) Gradle
11 4 (4.30%) Hudson
12 3 (3.23%) JBehave
13 2 (2.15%) Moq
13 2 (2.15%) Selenium
13 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (2.15%) NUnit
13 2 (2.15%) JConsole
General
1 35 (37.63%) Banking
2 22 (23.66%) Front Office
2 22 (23.66%) Finance
3 19 (20.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Billing
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (68.82%) Developer
2 54 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) Front Office Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Administrator
6 4 (4.30%) Implementation Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Designer
7 3 (3.23%) Java Programmer
7 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (3.23%) Programmer
7 3 (3.23%) Architect
8 2 (2.15%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.15%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.15%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Web Services
2 25 (26.88%) HTML
3 22 (23.66%) Spring
4 18 (19.35%) REST
5 15 (16.13%) RESTful
5 15 (16.13%) Java EE
6 14 (15.05%) JSP
6 14 (15.05%) J2EE
7 13 (13.98%) SOAP
8 12 (12.90%) XML
9 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
10 9 (9.68%) Middleware
10 9 (9.68%) EJB
10 9 (9.68%) CSS
10 9 (9.68%) .NET
10 9 (9.68%) HTML5
11 7 (7.53%) Rendezvous
11 7 (7.53%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (7.53%) JSON
12 6 (6.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 7 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.15%) Equities
7 2 (2.15%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.15%) Replication
7 2 (2.15%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 13 (13.98%) Windows
3 10 (10.75%) UNIX
4 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.23%) AIX
5 3 (3.23%) HPUX
5 3 (3.23%) Solaris
5 3 (3.23%) zOS
5 3 (3.23%) i5/OS
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) TDD
3 23 (24.73%) Multithreading
4 22 (23.66%) Scrum
5 21 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.28%) OO
7 13 (13.98%) BDD
8 12 (12.90%) Web Development
9 11 (11.83%) Content Management
9 11 (11.83%) SOA
10 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.75%) API Design
11 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.60%) Open Source
12 8 (8.60%) SDLC
12 8 (8.60%) Low Latency
13 7 (7.53%) Web Application Development
14 6 (6.45%) User Stories
14 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
14 6 (6.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (75.27%) Java
2 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.58%) SQL
4 16 (17.20%) Scala
5 9 (9.68%) C#
6 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.38%) C++
8 5 (5.38%) Python
9 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.23%) C
11 2 (2.15%) Jython
11 2 (2.15%) Ruby
11 2 (2.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (2.15%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (1.08%) XPath
12 1 (1.08%) Groovy
12 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) MCPD
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Atlassian
3 10 (10.75%) TIBCO
4 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.38%) WorldPay
7 4 (4.30%) IBM
7 4 (4.30%) Informatica
8 3 (3.23%) Intel
8 3 (3.23%) Adobe
8 3 (3.23%) Axway
8 3 (3.23%) Remedy
9 2 (2.15%) HP
10 1 (1.08%) SAP
10 1 (1.08%) BEA
10 1 (1.08%) ATG
10 1 (1.08%) webMethods
10 1 (1.08%) Twitter
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
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