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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 133 140 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing JMS 28 56 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.98% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 3.28% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 54
Median daily rate £556 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £644 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +26.11%
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
1178 1708 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.79% 29.77% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1376 1343
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing JMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 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 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for JMS.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (62.71%) Finance
4 32 (54.24%) TDD
5 28 (47.46%) Spring
6 25 (42.37%) Maven
6 25 (42.37%) Banking
7 24 (40.68%) Web Services
8 23 (38.98%) BDD
8 23 (38.98%) REST
9 21 (35.59%) SOAP
9 21 (35.59%) SQL
10 20 (33.90%) J2EE
11 19 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (30.51%) Oracle
12 18 (30.51%) HTML
12 18 (30.51%) XML
12 18 (30.51%) Derivative
12 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
13 17 (28.81%) Unix
13 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
13 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
14 16 (27.12%) JUnit
14 16 (27.12%) JSP
14 16 (27.12%) Linux
15 15 (25.42%) Back Office
16 13 (22.03%) OO
16 13 (22.03%) C#
17 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
17 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) Mule
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.78%) JBoss
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.39%) Mule ESB
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) GemFire
5 1 (1.69%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SNMP
2 2 (3.39%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) 3G
3 1 (1.69%) 4G
3 1 (1.69%) Broadband
3 1 (1.69%) DMZ
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) NAS
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) DB2
3 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) BODI
6 1 (1.69%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Maven
2 16 (27.12%) JUnit
3 11 (18.64%) JIRA
4 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.25%) Selenium
6 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.17%) Mockito
8 5 (8.47%) EasyMock
8 5 (8.47%) Subversion
9 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
9 4 (6.78%) jMock
10 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
11 2 (3.39%) GitLab
11 2 (3.39%) Gradle
11 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.69%) Spock
12 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 25 (42.37%) Banking
3 15 (25.42%) Back Office
4 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.08%) Front Office
6 3 (5.08%) Retail
7 2 (3.39%) Advertising
7 2 (3.39%) Law
7 2 (3.39%) Marketing
8 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (77.97%) Developer
2 38 (64.41%) Java Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Developer
4 16 (27.12%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (20.34%) Senior Developer
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Release Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Java Middleware Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.39%) Applications Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Java Programmer
11 2 (3.39%) Software Development Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) Spring
2 24 (40.68%) Web Services
3 23 (38.98%) REST
4 21 (35.59%) SOAP
5 20 (33.90%) J2EE
6 18 (30.51%) HTML
6 18 (30.51%) XML
7 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
8 16 (27.12%) JSP
9 11 (18.64%) Java EE
10 10 (16.95%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (15.25%) CSS
11 9 (15.25%) JSON
11 9 (15.25%) Middleware
11 9 (15.25%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (13.56%) Spring Boot
13 7 (11.86%) JPA
13 7 (11.86%) Servlets
14 6 (10.17%) EJB
14 6 (10.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (30.51%) Derivative
3 7 (11.86%) Fixed Income
4 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.47%) Equities
5 3 (5.08%) Fintech
6 2 (3.39%) Life Science
7 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Unix
2 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) TDD
3 23 (38.98%) BDD
4 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
5 13 (22.03%) OO
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) Microservices
7 8 (13.56%) Multithreading
8 7 (11.86%) API Design
8 7 (11.86%) Content Management
8 7 (11.86%) High Availability
8 7 (11.86%) Release Management
8 7 (11.86%) UML
9 6 (10.17%) SOA
9 6 (10.17%) Web Development
10 5 (8.47%) Concurrent Programming
10 5 (8.47%) MVC
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (6.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) C#
5 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
6 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
7 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.08%) Apex Code
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
8 3 (5.08%) SOQL
9 2 (3.39%) COBOL
9 2 (3.39%) Python
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.69%) Go
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
10 1 (1.69%) Korn
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) Tcl
10 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
1 1 (1.69%) HDFS
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Capistrano
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) IBM
2 4 (6.78%) MuleSoft
2 4 (6.78%) Sybase
3 3 (5.08%) Canoo
3 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Murex
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.39%) Sun
4 2 (3.39%) Teradata
4 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.69%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.69%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
5 1 (1.69%) Netezza
5 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.69%) VMware