The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 94 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing JMS 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.70% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 2.89% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £463 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £39.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+40.12% -21.50%
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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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
382 346 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.88% 24.09% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 176 175
Average daily rate £320 £315 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.86 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.70% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMS across the East Midlands region.

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) JBoss Seam
4 3 (50.00%) JPA
4 3 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (50.00%) hybris
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Struts
4 3 (50.00%) EJB
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) JBoss
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Endeca
4 3 (50.00%) JSTL
5 2 (33.33%) Checkstyle
5 2 (33.33%) OCMJD
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Checkstyle
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) QUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JSTL
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss Seam
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) JDBC
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) API Development
5 1 (16.67%) EAI
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 2 (33.33%) OCMJD
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Endeca
2 3 (50.00%) hybris
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Software AG
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM