The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 336 354 286
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -68
Contract jobs citing JMS 274 240 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 1.73% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 150 186
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £349 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £354
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £46.75 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 - £45.00
JMS
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13710 13844 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.08% 26.94% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8967 9039 7570
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 211 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in England

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

JMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +1 163 £473 -16.74% 35
South East +15 45 £450 +28.57% 10
East of England +33 18 £381 - 1
Yorkshire -27 10 £400 +23.07%
North East +10 8 £300 -14.28% 2
North West -27 8 £450 +20.00% 2
East Midlands - 6 £400 -
West Midlands -18 5 £425 +0.59% 4
South West -4 2 £470 +6.21% 2
Midlands - 1 £350 -
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 415 (86.46%) Java
2 214 (44.58%) Web Services
3 210 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (41.25%) XML
5 193 (40.21%) Oracle
6 189 (39.38%) Spring
7 150 (31.25%) SOA
8 149 (31.04%) SQL
9 143 (29.79%) Linux
9 143 (29.79%) Maven
10 131 (27.29%) J2EE
11 126 (26.25%) SOAP
12 123 (25.63%) REST
13 122 (25.42%) WebLogic
14 118 (24.58%) Finance
15 107 (22.29%) HTML
16 96 (20.00%) Oracle Database
17 94 (19.58%) JavaScript
18 92 (19.17%) JUnit
18 92 (19.17%) Banking
19 91 (18.96%) Scrum
20 90 (18.75%) TDD
21 83 (17.29%) Middleware
22 82 (17.08%) JSP
23 81 (16.88%) Hibernate
24 80 (16.67%) Java EE
25 73 (15.21%) JDBC
26 67 (13.96%) Open Source
27 64 (13.33%) PL/SQL
27 64 (13.33%) Eclipse

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 122 (25.42%) WebLogic
2 61 (12.71%) JBoss
3 59 (12.29%) WebSphere
4 49 (10.21%) Tomcat
5 31 (6.46%) Mule
6 29 (6.04%) Apache
7 28 (5.83%) TIBCO EMS
7 28 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 24 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 18 (3.75%) Confluence
10 17 (3.54%) Mule ESB
11 14 (2.92%) Oracle Coherence
12 11 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (1.88%) Node.js
14 8 (1.67%) NetWeaver
14 8 (1.67%) WildFly
15 7 (1.46%) CMS
15 7 (1.46%) MQSeries
16 6 (1.25%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (1.88%) RoboHelp
1 9 (1.88%) FrameMaker
2 2 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.67%) Documaker
3 4 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.42%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.21%) Tridion
5 1 (0.21%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.75%) GitHub
2 16 (3.33%) SaaS
3 13 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (10.83%) HTTP
2 24 (5.00%) AMQP
3 22 (4.58%) HTTPS
4 20 (4.17%) Internet
5 18 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.71%) SSL
7 11 (2.29%) Firewall
8 9 (1.88%) SNMP
8 9 (1.88%) DMZ
9 8 (1.67%) LDAP
10 6 (1.25%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.04%) SDH
11 5 (1.04%) MPLS
12 3 (0.63%) FTP
13 2 (0.42%) WAN
13 2 (0.42%) SMTP
13 2 (0.42%) ATM
13 2 (0.42%) LAN
13 2 (0.42%) SAN
13 2 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 50 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 49 (10.21%) SQL Server
3 49 (10.21%) DB2
4 35 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 34 (7.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (6.04%) Big Data
7 25 (5.21%) Hadoop
8 21 (4.38%) MongoDB
9 16 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (3.33%) MySQL
10 15 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.46%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.25%) OLTP
15 6 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 143 (29.79%) Maven
2 92 (19.17%) JUnit
3 64 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 58 (12.08%) Subversion
5 57 (11.88%) Ant
6 54 (11.25%) Git (software)
7 39 (8.13%) JIRA
8 32 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 31 (6.46%) Cucumber
10 20 (4.17%) Hudson
10 20 (4.17%) Mockito
11 16 (3.33%) Gradle
12 15 (3.13%) Mercurial
13 13 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (2.08%) TeamCity
14 10 (2.08%) Selenium
15 9 (1.88%) VisualVM
15 9 (1.88%) YourKit
16 6 (1.25%) Moq
16 6 (1.25%) jMock
General
1 118 (24.58%) Finance
2 92 (19.17%) Banking
3 44 (9.17%) Front Office
4 34 (7.08%) Investment Banking
5 21 (4.38%) Retail
6 10 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.67%) Billing
8 7 (1.46%) Advertising
8 7 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.46%) Marketing
9 5 (1.04%) Games
9 5 (1.04%) Legal
10 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.83%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.42%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) International Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 325 (67.71%) Developer
2 232 (48.33%) Java Developer
3 53 (11.04%) Architect
4 43 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 39 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (4.79%) Analyst
7 14 (2.92%) Flex Developer
8 12 (2.50%) Designer
9 11 (2.29%) Technical Architect
10 10 (2.08%) Lead Developer
10 10 (2.08%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (1.88%) Informatica Developer
11 9 (1.88%) Implementation Analyst
11 9 (1.88%) Technical Author
11 9 (1.88%) Author
11 9 (1.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 9 (1.88%) Java Architect
12 8 (1.67%) SOA Developer
12 8 (1.67%) Integration Architect
13 7 (1.46%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (44.58%) Web Services
2 198 (41.25%) XML
3 189 (39.38%) Spring
4 131 (27.29%) J2EE
5 126 (26.25%) SOAP
6 123 (25.63%) REST
7 107 (22.29%) HTML
8 83 (17.29%) Middleware
9 82 (17.08%) JSP
10 81 (16.88%) Hibernate
11 80 (16.67%) Java EE
12 73 (15.21%) JDBC
13 57 (11.88%) CSS
14 56 (11.67%) Servlets
15 55 (11.46%) Struts
16 54 (11.25%) XSD
16 54 (11.25%) EJB
17 44 (9.17%) XSLT
18 43 (8.96%) JSON
19 40 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.96%) Open Source
2 52 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.29%) Derivative
4 34 (7.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (6.04%) Clustering
7 19 (3.96%) Equities
8 14 (2.92%) Equity Derivative
9 12 (2.50%) Fixed Income
10 11 (2.29%) N-Tier
10 11 (2.29%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.08%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.88%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.88%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.67%) DataPower
14 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (1.46%) IBM Mainframe
14 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
15 5 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 143 (29.79%) Linux
2 63 (13.13%) UNIX
3 39 (8.13%) Windows
4 37 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.08%) Solaris
6 4 (0.83%) Android
7 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.42%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) HPUX
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (31.25%) SOA
3 91 (18.96%) Scrum
4 90 (18.75%) TDD
5 61 (12.71%) OO
6 56 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 46 (9.58%) Multithreading
8 46 (9.58%) MVC
9 42 (8.75%) BDD
10 39 (8.13%) Unit Testing
11 31 (6.46%) UML
11 31 (6.46%) E-Commerce
12 28 (5.83%) Software Engineering
13 25 (5.21%) Web Development
13 25 (5.21%) ITIL
13 25 (5.21%) Configuration Management
13 25 (5.21%) Data Modelling
14 24 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
15 21 (4.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 415 (86.46%) Java
2 149 (31.04%) SQL
3 94 (19.58%) JavaScript
4 64 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 27 (5.63%) C#
5 27 (5.63%) XPath
6 25 (5.21%) Python
7 20 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 15 (3.13%) XQuery
10 14 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.71%) C++
12 12 (2.50%) Perl
13 11 (2.29%) Scala
14 7 (1.46%) Ruby
14 7 (1.46%) C
15 3 (0.63%) Jython
16 2 (0.42%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.42%) Korn
16 2 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 40 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (5.42%) Degree
3 20 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.04%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.04%) MCPD
6 4 (0.83%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.63%) HND
8 2 (0.42%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.21%) CCNP
9 1 (0.21%) CCNA
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.83%) QA
2 10 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.46%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
5 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.21%) GridGain
3 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 17 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (3.33%) Puppet
4 12 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Management
4 12 (2.50%) CloudHub
5 3 (0.63%) Control-M
6 2 (0.42%) OpenView
6 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 193 (40.21%) Oracle
2 43 (8.96%) IBM
3 42 (8.75%) TIBCO
4 39 (8.13%) Red Hat
5 26 (5.42%) Atlassian
5 26 (5.42%) 29West
6 21 (4.38%) SAP
7 19 (3.96%) Informatica
8 18 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (3.54%) Sybase
10 12 (2.50%) Microsoft
10 12 (2.50%) MuleSoft
11 11 (2.29%) BEA
11 11 (2.29%) Remedy
12 10 (2.08%) Software AG
13 9 (1.88%) WorldPay
14 8 (1.67%) Atomikos
14 8 (1.67%) Axway
14 8 (1.67%) HP
15 7 (1.46%) Intel
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