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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 93 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing JMS 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 2.78% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £513 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £375 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.75 -
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
284 252 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.85% 17.22% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 159 205
Median daily rate £375 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) jBPM
1 3 (100.00%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) Apache OpenJPA
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) AspectJ
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 1 (33.33%) TopLink
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC

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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Drools
1 3 (100.00%) jBPM
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Apache OpenJPA
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) TopLink
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) AspectJ
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle