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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 148 142 162
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing JMS 55 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.22% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 4.12% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 52
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £348 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £621 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.25
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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
1758 2089 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.81% 29.52% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1325 1581 1631
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 September 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 September 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 95 (75.40%) Java
2 60 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (46.03%) Oracle
4 51 (40.48%) Spring
4 51 (40.48%) Finance
5 38 (30.16%) Banking
6 35 (27.78%) UML
7 34 (26.98%) SOA
7 34 (26.98%) JavaScript
8 33 (26.19%) SQL
8 33 (26.19%) Middleware
9 32 (25.40%) Web Services
9 32 (25.40%) Oracle Database
10 31 (24.60%) Front Office
11 30 (23.81%) XML
12 29 (23.02%) JDBC
12 29 (23.02%) WebLogic
13 28 (22.22%) Java EE
13 28 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (22.22%) REST
14 27 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (21.43%) Multithreading
14 27 (21.43%) Hibernate
14 27 (21.43%) Linux
15 26 (20.63%) UNIX
15 26 (20.63%) SOAP
15 26 (20.63%) HTML
16 25 (19.84%) OO
17 24 (19.05%) TDD
18 23 (18.25%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (23.02%) WebLogic
2 18 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 16 (12.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 14 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (10.32%) WebLogic Portal
6 12 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (7.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (4.76%) Apache
10 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
11 4 (3.17%) ArcGIS
11 4 (3.17%) Confluence
12 3 (2.38%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (2.38%) AquaLogic
12 3 (2.38%) MQSeries
13 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.79%) Documentum
14 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (8.73%) Documaker
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.59%) Murex MxG2000
4 2 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.79%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.79%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.67%) HTTP
2 20 (15.87%) SSL
3 13 (10.32%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.97%) LDAP
4 5 (3.97%) AMQP
5 4 (3.17%) Internet
6 2 (1.59%) FTP
7 1 (0.79%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) Oracle Database
2 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (10.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (10.32%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (9.52%) MySQL
6 11 (8.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.17%) DB2
11 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.59%) JasperReports
12 2 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.79%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Maven
2 19 (15.08%) JUnit
3 18 (14.29%) JIRA
4 12 (9.52%) Subversion
5 9 (7.14%) jMock
6 7 (5.56%) Hudson
7 6 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.76%) Ant
8 5 (3.97%) CruiseControl
9 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.17%) Selenium
9 4 (3.17%) Mockito
9 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.38%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.59%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 51 (40.48%) Finance
2 38 (30.16%) Banking
3 31 (24.60%) Front Office
4 23 (18.25%) Investment Banking
5 12 (9.52%) Billing
6 11 (8.73%) Back Office
7 6 (4.76%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.97%) Advertising
9 2 (1.59%) Marketing
10 1 (0.79%) Games
10 1 (0.79%) Retail
10 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (69.84%) Developer
2 63 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
5 8 (6.35%) Architect
6 7 (5.56%) Programmer
6 7 (5.56%) Java Programmer
6 7 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (3.17%) GUI Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Senior Programmer
10 3 (2.38%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.48%) Spring
2 33 (26.19%) Middleware
3 32 (25.40%) Web Services
4 30 (23.81%) XML
5 29 (23.02%) JDBC
6 28 (22.22%) Java EE
6 28 (22.22%) REST
7 27 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 26 (20.63%) SOAP
8 26 (20.63%) HTML
9 19 (15.08%) J2EE
9 19 (15.08%) JSP
10 16 (12.70%) jQuery
11 15 (11.90%) WebCenter
11 15 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (10.32%) CSS
13 11 (8.73%) Spring MVC
14 10 (7.94%) WSDL
15 9 (7.14%) JTS
15 9 (7.14%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (6.35%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.35%) Derivative
4 7 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 7 (5.56%) Open Source
5 5 (3.97%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.59%) Social Network
7 2 (1.59%) Equities
7 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.79%) PKI
8 1 (0.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.43%) Linux
2 26 (20.63%) UNIX
3 10 (7.94%) Windows
4 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.78%) UML
3 34 (26.98%) SOA
4 27 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 25 (19.84%) OO
6 24 (19.05%) TDD
7 21 (16.67%) Scrum
8 19 (15.08%) MVC
9 16 (12.70%) Content Management
10 15 (11.90%) ITIL
10 15 (11.90%) Low Latency
11 13 (10.32%) BDD
11 13 (10.32%) TOGAF
11 13 (10.32%) SysML
12 12 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 12 (9.52%) Revenue Management
13 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (75.40%) Java
2 34 (26.98%) JavaScript
3 33 (26.19%) SQL
4 23 (18.25%) Bash Shell
5 16 (12.70%) Python
5 16 (12.70%) Shell Script
6 14 (11.11%) Jython
7 13 (10.32%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 12 (9.52%) C#
9 9 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 8 (6.35%) C++
11 6 (4.76%) C
12 5 (3.97%) Korn
12 5 (3.97%) Groovy
13 4 (3.17%) XPath
13 4 (3.17%) XQuery
14 3 (2.38%) XAML
14 3 (2.38%) Perl
14 3 (2.38%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (3.17%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (10.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.59%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 58 (46.03%) Oracle
2 21 (16.67%) JBoss
3 17 (13.49%) Sybase
4 11 (8.73%) TIBCO
5 10 (7.94%) Murex
5 10 (7.94%) Remedy
6 9 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 9 (7.14%) Siebel
6 9 (7.14%) IBM
7 8 (6.35%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.35%) Fidessa
8 7 (5.56%) Google
8 7 (5.56%) 29West
9 4 (3.17%) ESRI
10 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.38%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.59%) Adobe
11 2 (1.59%) Sun
11 2 (1.59%) Software AG
11 2 (1.59%) BEA
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