The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 64 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs citing JMS 23 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.060% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.64% 0.34% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 2
Median daily rate £336 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.21% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £475 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-42.72% +29.41%
JMS
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
301 292 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.49% 17.53% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 169 197
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JMS.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (93.10%) JBoss
3 25 (86.21%) XML
4 24 (82.76%) Oracle
4 24 (82.76%) Java EE
4 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database
5 22 (75.86%) Web Services
6 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (72.41%) SOAP
7 20 (68.97%) XSLT
7 20 (68.97%) SOA
7 20 (68.97%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (65.52%) Scrum
9 17 (58.62%) jBPM
9 17 (58.62%) SQL
9 17 (58.62%) Drools
10 16 (55.17%) XSD
10 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
11 15 (51.72%) Maven
11 15 (51.72%) JPA
12 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
13 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
13 13 (44.83%) JSF
13 13 (44.83%) Subversion
14 12 (41.38%) Open Source
14 12 (41.38%) Open Source Development
15 11 (37.93%) Oracle BPM
15 11 (37.93%) RichFaces
15 11 (37.93%) TDD
15 11 (37.93%) HTML

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 27 (93.10%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Maven
2 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
3 13 (44.83%) Subversion
4 8 (27.59%) SoapUI
5 7 (24.14%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Ant
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
1 24 (82.76%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Integration Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer in Test
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Sybase Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) XML
2 24 (82.76%) Java EE
3 22 (75.86%) Web Services
4 21 (72.41%) SOAP
5 20 (68.97%) XSLT
6 17 (58.62%) Drools
6 17 (58.62%) jBPM
7 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
7 16 (55.17%) XSD
8 15 (51.72%) JPA
9 13 (44.83%) JSF
10 11 (37.93%) HTML
10 11 (37.93%) RichFaces
11 6 (20.69%) Spring Batch
12 5 (17.24%) J2EE
13 4 (13.79%) Spring
14 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
14 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
14 2 (6.90%) EclipseLink
14 2 (6.90%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (68.97%) SOA
3 19 (65.52%) Scrum
4 12 (41.38%) Open Source
4 12 (41.38%) Open Source Development
5 11 (37.93%) TDD
6 7 (24.14%) Coaching
6 7 (24.14%) Defect Management
6 7 (24.14%) Kanban
6 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
6 7 (24.14%) User Stories
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) RUP
8 2 (6.90%) Unified Process
8 2 (6.90%) Use Case
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) OO
9 1 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
4 7 (24.14%) C
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) AspectJ
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase