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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 134 155 172
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Contract jobs citing JMS 73 66 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 0.93% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 3.12% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 38
Average daily rate
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£500 £538 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £354 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £625 £583
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 £39.25 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1721 2113 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.18% 29.74% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1630 1683
Average daily rate £449 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 114 (85.07%) Java
2 65 (48.51%) Finance
3 63 (47.01%) Spring
4 61 (45.52%) Oracle
5 56 (41.79%) Banking
6 43 (32.09%) Web Services
7 39 (29.10%) Hibernate
8 36 (26.87%) Maven
8 36 (26.87%) UML
9 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
9 35 (26.12%) SQL
9 35 (26.12%) Front Office
9 35 (26.12%) Java EE
10 32 (23.88%) Multithreading
10 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (22.39%) OO
12 29 (21.64%) HTML
12 29 (21.64%) JUnit
12 29 (21.64%) Investment Banking
12 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (19.40%) SOAP
13 26 (19.40%) Middleware
14 25 (18.66%) REST
14 25 (18.66%) Oracle Database
15 24 (17.91%) WebLogic
15 24 (17.91%) JDBC
15 24 (17.91%) J2EE
16 23 (17.16%) TDD
17 22 (16.42%) JPA
17 22 (16.42%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (17.91%) WebLogic
2 20 (14.93%) Oracle Coherence
3 14 (10.45%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (6.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (5.97%) Apache
7 7 (5.22%) TIBCO EMS
7 7 (5.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (3.73%) AquaLogic
9 5 (3.73%) Confluence
10 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.49%) Mule
11 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.49%) GemFire
12 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.75%) Jetty
12 1 (0.75%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.22%) Documaker
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.75%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.75%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) HTTP
2 9 (6.72%) SSL
3 8 (5.97%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.73%) FTP
5 4 (2.99%) Internet
6 3 (2.24%) AMQP
7 2 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) Oracle Database
2 18 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.72%) MySQL
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (5.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (4.48%) OLAP
7 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.99%) DB2
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.49%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.49%) KDB
10 2 (1.49%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 36 (26.87%) Maven
2 29 (21.64%) JUnit
3 17 (12.69%) Ant
4 13 (9.70%) JIRA
5 12 (8.96%) Apache Ivy
6 10 (7.46%) Subversion
7 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.22%) jMock
9 6 (4.48%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.73%) Selenium
10 5 (3.73%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.73%) Mockito
10 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.73%) Hudson
11 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
13 2 (1.49%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.75%) TestDirector
14 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 65 (48.51%) Finance
2 56 (41.79%) Banking
3 35 (26.12%) Front Office
4 29 (21.64%) Investment Banking
5 14 (10.45%) Back Office
6 8 (5.97%) Billing
7 5 (3.73%) Advertising
7 5 (3.73%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (76.87%) Developer
2 85 (63.43%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.18%) Senior Developer
4 18 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (7.46%) Architect
6 6 (4.48%) Programmer
6 6 (4.48%) Java Programmer
7 5 (3.73%) Java Team Leader
7 5 (3.73%) Team Leader
7 5 (3.73%) Consultant
7 5 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (3.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (2.99%) Middleware Developer
8 4 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (2.99%) Middleware Consultant
8 4 (2.99%) Web Developer
8 4 (2.99%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (2.24%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (2.24%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (47.01%) Spring
2 43 (32.09%) Web Services
3 39 (29.10%) Hibernate
4 35 (26.12%) Java EE
5 29 (21.64%) HTML
6 26 (19.40%) SOAP
6 26 (19.40%) Middleware
7 25 (18.66%) REST
8 24 (17.91%) JDBC
8 24 (17.91%) J2EE
9 22 (16.42%) JPA
10 19 (14.18%) XML
11 18 (13.43%) JSP
11 18 (13.43%) jQuery
12 17 (12.69%) CSS
13 14 (10.45%) Struts
14 11 (8.21%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (7.46%) WebCenter
15 10 (7.46%) Oracle Fusion
15 10 (7.46%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Fixed Income
2 18 (13.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.72%) Derivative
5 8 (5.97%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.97%) Open Source
6 7 (5.22%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.24%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.24%) Equities
8 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.49%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.75%) Kindle
9 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.75%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.67%) UNIX
2 18 (13.43%) Linux
3 6 (4.48%) Windows
4 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) UML
2 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.88%) Multithreading
3 30 (22.39%) OO
4 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (17.16%) TDD
6 22 (16.42%) MVC
6 22 (16.42%) SOA
7 21 (15.67%) Scrum
8 20 (14.93%) Low Latency
9 13 (9.70%) Unit Testing
9 13 (9.70%) Content Management
10 12 (8.96%) BDD
11 11 (8.21%) OOD
12 9 (6.72%) Web Development
13 8 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (5.97%) Revenue Management
13 8 (5.97%) Automated Testing
13 8 (5.97%) Mobile Commerce
13 8 (5.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 114 (85.07%) Java
2 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
2 35 (26.12%) SQL
3 17 (12.69%) Bash Shell
4 15 (11.19%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.45%) PL/SQL
6 13 (9.70%) Python
7 8 (5.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 8 (5.97%) Jython
8 7 (5.22%) C
8 7 (5.22%) C#
8 7 (5.22%) C++
9 6 (4.48%) Korn
9 6 (4.48%) XPath
10 5 (3.73%) Bourne shell
10 5 (3.73%) Perl
11 4 (2.99%) XQuery
11 4 (2.99%) Groovy
12 1 (0.75%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.73%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.48%) Puppet
3 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.49%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.75%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.75%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 61 (45.52%) Oracle
2 21 (15.67%) JBoss
3 15 (11.19%) TIBCO
4 14 (10.45%) Sybase
5 10 (7.46%) 29West
6 8 (5.97%) Murex
6 8 (5.97%) Fidessa
7 7 (5.22%) Bloomberg
8 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.73%) Remedy
9 5 (3.73%) Siebel
9 5 (3.73%) IBM
10 2 (1.49%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.49%) Sun
10 2 (1.49%) BEA
10 2 (1.49%) InterSystems
10 2 (1.49%) Google
10 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.49%) hybris
11 1 (0.75%) Brady
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