The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 128 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing JMS 11 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.94% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+26.11% -17.36%
JMS
England

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 851 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.28% 29.50% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 538 388
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 45
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £25.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the East of England region.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 6 £450 +52.54% 1
Essex -5 5 £375 +7.14%
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
3 15 (62.50%) Struts
4 14 (58.33%) UNIX
5 13 (54.17%) Web Services
6 12 (50.00%) Oracle
7 10 (41.67%) J2EE
7 10 (41.67%) XML
7 10 (41.67%) Solaris
8 9 (37.50%) Linux
8 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
9 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) Spring
9 8 (33.33%) IBM
9 8 (33.33%) Perl
10 7 (29.17%) JUnit
10 7 (29.17%) JDBC
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
11 6 (25.00%) Servlets
11 6 (25.00%) SOAP
11 6 (25.00%) EJB
11 6 (25.00%) XSLT
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (25.00%) Java EE
12 5 (20.83%) JSON
12 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
12 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
12 5 (20.83%) Scrum
12 5 (20.83%) Clustering

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) WildFly
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.83%) Ingres
4 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (20.83%) MySQL
4 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
5 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Ant
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.67%) Log4j
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) AccuRev
5 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Java Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Designer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SOA Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Struts
2 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 10 (41.67%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) Spring
5 7 (29.17%) JDBC
6 6 (25.00%) Servlets
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 6 (25.00%) EJB
6 6 (25.00%) XSLT
6 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (25.00%) Java EE
7 5 (20.83%) JSON
7 5 (20.83%) Middleware
7 5 (20.83%) RESTful
7 5 (20.83%) Struts2
8 4 (16.67%) XMLBeans
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 4 (16.67%) JSTL
8 4 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Thin Client
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
1 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.67%) Web 2.0
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 10 (41.67%) Solaris
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
2 5 (20.83%) UML
2 5 (20.83%) OO
2 5 (20.83%) OWASP
2 5 (20.83%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) RAD
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Line Management
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) BPEL
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Loose Coupling
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) XPath
3 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Business Objects
3 5 (20.83%) SAP
3 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
4 4 (16.67%) Elastic Path
4 4 (16.67%) Blue Martini
4 4 (16.67%) ATG
4 4 (16.67%) Interwoven
5 2 (8.33%) OpenText
5 2 (8.33%) Endeca
5 2 (8.33%) hybris
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas