The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 329 298 316
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Contract jobs citing JMS 260 270 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 2.04% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 156 180
Average daily rate
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£450 £456 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £344 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +3.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13745 13229 13967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.84% 28.44% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8985 8596 8674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 276 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
JMS
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -12 172 £500 -4.76% 50
South East -28 21 £425 +6.25% 1
South West -18 13 £300 -17.24% 3
East Midlands +6 10 £463 +5.71% 3
North West +3 10 £401 +8.67% 5
East of England -20 9 £350 - 3
West Midlands -10 8 £388 -6.06%
Yorkshire +6 4 £375 +5.63% 1
JMS
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JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 409 (83.98%) Java
2 194 (39.84%) Spring
3 176 (36.14%) Web Services
4 173 (35.52%) Oracle
5 161 (33.06%) Finance
6 140 (28.75%) Maven
7 137 (28.13%) XML
8 132 (27.10%) JavaScript
9 131 (26.90%) SOAP
10 128 (26.28%) J2EE
11 125 (25.67%) SOA
12 124 (25.46%) REST
13 122 (25.05%) SQL
13 122 (25.05%) Banking
14 113 (23.20%) Hibernate
15 109 (22.38%) HTML
15 109 (22.38%) JUnit
16 106 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
17 100 (20.53%) TDD
18 99 (20.33%) WebLogic
19 96 (19.71%) Java EE
20 92 (18.89%) Linux
21 90 (18.48%) OO
21 90 (18.48%) JBoss
22 88 (18.07%) JSP
23 87 (17.86%) Middleware
24 83 (17.04%) UNIX
25 82 (16.84%) WebSphere
26 76 (15.61%) UML
27 73 (14.99%) JDBC

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 99 (20.33%) WebLogic
2 82 (16.84%) WebSphere
3 39 (8.01%) WebSphere Application Server
4 35 (7.19%) Apache
5 27 (5.54%) MQSeries
5 27 (5.54%) Oracle Coherence
6 26 (5.34%) Tomcat
7 21 (4.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 16 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (2.87%) TIBCO EMS
11 13 (2.67%) Confluence
12 12 (2.46%) GlassFish
13 11 (2.26%) Apache Solr
13 11 (2.26%) CMS
13 11 (2.26%) NetWeaver
14 10 (2.05%) WebLogic Portal
14 10 (2.05%) AquaLogic
15 9 (1.85%) IIS
16 8 (1.64%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Tridion
1 12 (2.46%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.64%) Documaker
4 5 (1.03%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.03%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.41%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.21%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.21%) Global One
7 1 (0.21%) Brady Trinity
7 1 (0.21%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.44%) SaaS
2 5 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.83%) HTTP
2 40 (8.21%) Internet
3 20 (4.11%) SSL
4 17 (3.49%) HTTPS
5 13 (2.67%) FTP
6 6 (1.23%) LDAP
7 5 (1.03%) AMQP
8 2 (0.41%) DDNS
8 2 (0.41%) Firewall
8 2 (0.41%) SMS
8 2 (0.41%) DMZ
8 2 (0.41%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) IPv4
9 1 (0.21%) IPv6
9 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.37%) Relational Database
2 60 (12.32%) Oracle Database
3 49 (10.06%) SQL Server
4 39 (8.01%) RDBMS
5 33 (6.78%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 29 (5.95%) DB2
7 27 (5.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (4.93%) MySQL
9 10 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (2.05%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (1.64%) RavenDB
11 7 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.44%) OLAP
12 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.03%) Big Data
13 5 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 140 (28.75%) Maven
2 109 (22.38%) JUnit
3 60 (12.32%) Ant
4 58 (11.91%) Subversion
5 54 (11.09%) Eclipse
6 34 (6.98%) JIRA
7 29 (5.95%) Hudson
8 28 (5.75%) Jenkins
9 26 (5.34%) Git (software)
10 21 (4.31%) Selenium
10 21 (4.31%) Mockito
11 19 (3.90%) Log4j
12 18 (3.70%) TeamCity
13 15 (3.08%) CruiseControl
14 13 (2.67%) jMock
15 12 (2.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 12 (2.46%) Apache Ivy
16 11 (2.26%) Visual Studio
17 9 (1.85%) Cucumber
18 8 (1.64%) EasyMock
General
1 161 (33.06%) Finance
2 122 (25.05%) Banking
3 73 (14.99%) Front Office
4 69 (14.17%) Investment Banking
5 32 (6.57%) Retail
6 26 (5.34%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.70%) Back Office
7 18 (3.70%) Manufacturing
8 15 (3.08%) Billing
9 11 (2.26%) Games
10 9 (1.85%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.44%) Advertising
11 7 (1.44%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.82%) Marketing
13 2 (0.41%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Legal
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 336 (68.99%) Developer
2 269 (55.24%) Java Developer
3 67 (13.76%) Senior Developer
4 60 (12.32%) Architect
5 59 (12.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (5.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 20 (4.11%) Agile Java Developer
8 17 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (2.87%) Software Engineer
10 13 (2.67%) Consultant
11 12 (2.46%) Java Architect
12 11 (2.26%) Middleware Developer
12 11 (2.26%) Designer
12 11 (2.26%) Analyst
13 10 (2.05%) Integration Architect
13 10 (2.05%) Software Developer
14 9 (1.85%) Web Developer
14 9 (1.85%) .NET Developer
14 9 (1.85%) J2EE Developer
15 8 (1.64%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (39.84%) Spring
2 176 (36.14%) Web Services
3 137 (28.13%) XML
4 131 (26.90%) SOAP
5 128 (26.28%) J2EE
6 124 (25.46%) REST
7 113 (23.20%) Hibernate
8 109 (22.38%) HTML
9 96 (19.71%) Java EE
10 88 (18.07%) JSP
11 87 (17.86%) Middleware
12 73 (14.99%) JDBC
13 60 (12.32%) XSLT
13 60 (12.32%) jQuery
13 60 (12.32%) JPA
14 54 (11.09%) CSS
15 51 (10.47%) EJB
16 48 (9.86%) Struts
17 44 (9.03%) .NET
18 40 (8.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (5.54%) Fixed Income
3 25 (5.13%) Open Source
4 24 (4.93%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.29%) Web 2.0
6 14 (2.87%) Derivative
6 14 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.26%) Clustering
8 9 (1.85%) Credit Risk
9 8 (1.64%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.64%) GIS
10 7 (1.44%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.23%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.23%) iPad
11 6 (1.23%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.03%) Equities
12 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 92 (18.89%) Linux
2 83 (17.04%) UNIX
3 29 (5.95%) Windows
4 21 (4.31%) Solaris
5 17 (3.49%) HPUX
6 8 (1.64%) Android
6 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.03%) AIX
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (25.67%) SOA
2 106 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (20.53%) TDD
4 90 (18.48%) OO
5 76 (15.61%) UML
6 66 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (12.94%) Scrum
8 59 (12.11%) Content Management
9 58 (11.91%) MVC
10 57 (11.70%) Multithreading
11 44 (9.03%) E-Commerce
12 41 (8.42%) Unit Testing
13 37 (7.60%) Software Engineering
14 34 (6.98%) Web Development
14 34 (6.98%) Low Latency
15 30 (6.16%) Configuration Management
16 28 (5.75%) EAI
17 25 (5.13%) Pair Programming
18 24 (4.93%) BDD
19 23 (4.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 409 (83.98%) Java
2 132 (27.10%) JavaScript
3 122 (25.05%) SQL
4 41 (8.42%) PL/SQL
5 39 (8.01%) XPath
6 35 (7.19%) Shell Script
7 32 (6.57%) Bash Shell
8 28 (5.75%) C#
9 24 (4.93%) Perl
10 22 (4.52%) Python
11 19 (3.90%) C++
12 15 (3.08%) C
13 14 (2.87%) Groovy
14 13 (2.67%) XQuery
15 11 (2.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 10 (2.05%) Scala
17 9 (1.85%) Jython
18 8 (1.64%) Korn
19 7 (1.44%) T-SQL
20 5 (1.03%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 42 (8.62%) Degree
2 27 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.05%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.64%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 7 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.03%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.62%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.98%) QA
2 8 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (3.29%) Puppet
2 13 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.05%) Capistrano
3 10 (2.05%) Nagios
4 9 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.03%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.41%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 173 (35.52%) Oracle
2 90 (18.48%) JBoss
3 47 (9.65%) IBM
3 47 (9.65%) TIBCO
4 29 (5.95%) Sybase
4 29 (5.95%) 29West
5 22 (4.52%) SAP
6 20 (4.11%) Microsoft
7 18 (3.70%) ATG
8 16 (3.29%) Interwoven
9 12 (2.46%) Elastic Path
9 12 (2.46%) Blue Martini
10 11 (2.26%) Murex
11 10 (2.05%) Fidessa
11 10 (2.05%) Bloomberg
11 10 (2.05%) Endeca
12 9 (1.85%) Software AG
13 8 (1.64%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.64%) Sun
14 7 (1.44%) Intel
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