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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 137 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing JMS 28 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 1.22% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 4.01% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 52
Median daily rate £550 £574 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £649 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +40.12%
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
1229 1794 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.57% 30.36% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1460 1280
Median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 58 (92.06%) Java
2 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (60.32%) Finance
4 33 (52.38%) TDD
5 28 (44.44%) Spring
6 26 (41.27%) Banking
7 24 (38.10%) Maven
7 24 (38.10%) BDD
8 23 (36.51%) Web Services
9 21 (33.33%) J2EE
9 21 (33.33%) REST
10 20 (31.75%) SQL
10 20 (31.75%) Linux
10 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
11 19 (30.16%) Unix
11 19 (30.16%) XML
11 19 (30.16%) SOAP
11 19 (30.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (28.57%) Derivative
13 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
13 17 (26.98%) Oracle
14 16 (25.40%) HTML
14 16 (25.40%) JSP
14 16 (25.40%) Back Office
14 16 (25.40%) Hibernate
15 15 (23.81%) JUnit
16 14 (22.22%) C#
16 14 (22.22%) Investment Banking
17 13 (20.63%) OO
18 12 (19.05%) Shell Script

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 (15.87%) Mule
2 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 7 (11.11%) JBoss
3 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.17%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.59%) CMS
7 1 (1.59%) FileNet
7 1 (1.59%) GemFire
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) 3G
3 1 (1.59%) 4G
3 1 (1.59%) Broadband
3 1 (1.59%) DDNS
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) DMZ
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) DB2
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) BODI
5 1 (1.59%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Maven
2 15 (23.81%) JUnit
3 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
4 9 (14.29%) Selenium
5 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 6 (9.52%) Mockito
7 5 (7.94%) EasyMock
7 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
7 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.35%) jMock
8 4 (6.35%) Subversion
9 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.17%) GitLab
10 2 (3.17%) Gradle
10 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.59%) Spock
11 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.59%) VisualVM
General
1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 26 (41.27%) Banking
3 16 (25.40%) Back Office
4 14 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.76%) Front Office
6 3 (4.76%) Retail
7 2 (3.17%) Law
7 2 (3.17%) Marketing
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
8 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 47 (74.60%) Developer
2 38 (60.32%) Java Developer
3 20 (31.75%) Agile Developer
4 17 (26.98%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 11 (17.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Release Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Java Middleware Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Programmer
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Programmer
9 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) Spring
2 23 (36.51%) Web Services
3 21 (33.33%) J2EE
3 21 (33.33%) REST
4 19 (30.16%) SOAP
4 19 (30.16%) XML
5 16 (25.40%) Hibernate
5 16 (25.40%) HTML
5 16 (25.40%) JSP
6 11 (17.46%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (17.46%) Java EE
6 11 (17.46%) Middleware
7 10 (15.87%) JSON
7 10 (15.87%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (14.29%) CSS
9 8 (12.70%) Servlets
9 8 (12.70%) Spring Boot
10 7 (11.11%) EJB
10 7 (11.11%) JPA
11 6 (9.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (28.57%) Derivative
3 7 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.94%) Equities
5 3 (4.76%) Fintech
6 2 (3.17%) Life Science
7 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.59%) Clustering
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) Unix
3 6 (9.52%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) TDD
3 24 (38.10%) BDD
4 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
5 13 (20.63%) OO
6 10 (15.87%) Scrum
7 9 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 8 (12.70%) Microservices
8 8 (12.70%) SOA
9 7 (11.11%) UML
10 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.52%) High Availability
10 6 (9.52%) MVC
10 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.94%) API Design
11 5 (7.94%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (7.94%) Content Management
11 5 (7.94%) Migration
11 5 (7.94%) Release Management
11 5 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (92.06%) Java
2 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.22%) C#
5 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 11 (17.46%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) Apex Code
8 3 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) Scala
8 3 (4.76%) SOQL
9 2 (3.17%) COBOL
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) Go
10 1 (1.59%) Groovy
10 1 (1.59%) Korn
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) Tcl
10 1 (1.59%) XAML
10 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) Firmware
1 1 (1.59%) HDFS
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
1 3 (4.76%) Nagios
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Cacti
3 1 (1.59%) Oozie
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) MuleSoft
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.76%) Canoo
4 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.76%) Sun
4 3 (4.76%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Informatica
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Murex
5 2 (3.17%) Solace
5 2 (3.17%) Teradata
6 1 (1.59%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) Vertica