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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 162 146 143
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing JMS 38 63 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.93% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 3.11% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 51 42
Average daily rate
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£575 £588 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £77.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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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
1678 2023 1853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.74% 29.76% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1533 1445
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 68 (73.12%) Java
2 47 (50.54%) Oracle
2 47 (50.54%) Finance
3 41 (44.09%) SOA
4 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.41%) Spring
6 31 (33.33%) SQL
7 30 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (31.18%) Banking
9 26 (27.96%) XML
10 25 (26.88%) Middleware
10 25 (26.88%) REST
11 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
11 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
11 23 (24.73%) Maven
11 23 (24.73%) JIRA
12 22 (23.66%) Web Services
12 22 (23.66%) WebLogic
12 22 (23.66%) JDBC
13 21 (22.58%) Multithreading
14 20 (21.51%) SSL
15 19 (20.43%) HTTP
15 19 (20.43%) HTML
15 19 (20.43%) Derivative
16 18 (19.35%) Front Office
16 18 (19.35%) Bash Shell
17 17 (18.28%) SOAP
17 17 (18.28%) Linux
17 17 (18.28%) UML
18 16 (17.20%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (23.66%) WebLogic
2 14 (15.05%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (12.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (10.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (9.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.38%) Apache
8 4 (4.30%) Node.js
8 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (4.30%) ArcGIS
9 3 (3.23%) JBoss
10 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.15%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (2.15%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.15%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (1.08%) Jetty
11 1 (1.08%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.08%) MS Project
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (13.98%) Documaker
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (3.23%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.15%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (1.08%) RMDS
6 1 (1.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) SSL
2 19 (20.43%) HTTP
3 15 (16.13%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.30%) LDAP
5 3 (3.23%) AMQP
6 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.08%) SNMP
7 1 (1.08%) Internet
7 1 (1.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle ODI
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 11 (11.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.60%) DB2
6 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.30%) MySQL
7 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.15%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.15%) Big Data
9 2 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.08%) JasperReports
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Maven
1 23 (24.73%) JIRA
2 10 (10.75%) JUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Subversion
4 4 (4.30%) Hudson
4 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.30%) Mockito
4 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.30%) Ant
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.23%) jMock
5 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.15%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.08%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.08%) XMLSpy
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (50.54%) Finance
2 29 (31.18%) Banking
3 18 (19.35%) Front Office
4 15 (16.13%) Investment Banking
5 14 (15.05%) Billing
6 4 (4.30%) Back Office
7 2 (2.15%) Marketing
8 1 (1.08%) Retail
8 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.08%) Advertising
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (65.59%) Developer
2 44 (47.31%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (7.53%) Consultant
5 6 (6.45%) Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Front Office Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Siebel Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Programmer
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Middleware Team Leader
9 2 (2.15%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.15%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) Spring
2 26 (27.96%) XML
3 25 (26.88%) Middleware
3 25 (26.88%) REST
4 22 (23.66%) Web Services
4 22 (23.66%) JDBC
5 19 (20.43%) HTML
6 17 (18.28%) SOAP
7 16 (17.20%) WebCenter
8 15 (16.13%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (13.98%) JSP
10 12 (12.90%) Hibernate
11 10 (10.75%) CSS
11 10 (10.75%) Spring MVC
12 9 (9.68%) jQuery
12 9 (9.68%) J2EE
13 8 (8.60%) JSON
14 7 (7.53%) Java EE
14 7 (7.53%) Servlets
14 7 (7.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.43%) Derivative
3 9 (9.68%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (7.53%) Fixed Income
5 6 (6.45%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.45%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.30%) Equities
6 4 (4.30%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (4.30%) Market Risk
7 3 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.15%) Kindle
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.15%) Social Network
9 1 (1.08%) PKI
9 1 (1.08%) Statistics
9 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) UNIX
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
4 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) SOA
2 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.58%) Multithreading
4 17 (18.28%) UML
5 16 (17.20%) TDD
6 14 (15.05%) Content Management
6 14 (15.05%) Revenue Management
7 13 (13.98%) Scrum
7 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (12.90%) OO
8 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.90%) BDD
9 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.83%) ITIL
9 11 (11.83%) MVC
10 10 (10.75%) SysML
10 10 (10.75%) Web Development
10 10 (10.75%) TOGAF
11 8 (8.60%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.12%) Java
2 31 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 14 (15.05%) Python
5 14 (15.05%) Jython
6 13 (13.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 10 (10.75%) C#
8 7 (7.53%) C++
8 7 (7.53%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.23%) XAML
11 2 (2.15%) C
11 2 (2.15%) XQuery
11 2 (2.15%) Groovy
12 1 (1.08%) XPath
12 1 (1.08%) Korn
12 1 (1.08%) Perl
12 1 (1.08%) Scala
12 1 (1.08%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) MCPD
5 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.98%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (16.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (4.30%) Puppet
3 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.08%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 47 (50.54%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) TIBCO
2 12 (12.90%) Remedy
3 10 (10.75%) Sybase
4 9 (9.68%) Google
4 9 (9.68%) Siebel
5 7 (7.53%) IBM
6 6 (6.45%) Bloomberg
7 4 (4.30%) Tradeweb
7 4 (4.30%) MarketAxess
7 4 (4.30%) ESRI
8 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.15%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.15%) Reuters
9 2 (2.15%) Adobe
9 2 (2.15%) Murex
9 2 (2.15%) Calypso
9 2 (2.15%) Software AG
9 2 (2.15%) Perforce
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