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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 317 295 290
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing JMS 304 285 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 2.01% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 176 214
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.25
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
14196 14151 14913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.06% 29.33% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9332 9313 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 242 357
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 181 £475 -5.00% 42
South East +8 43 £475 +18.75% 7
North West +14 27 £413 +17.85% 5
East of England -32 10 £390 -13.33% 3
West Midlands -12 8 £388 -6.06% 6
South West -28 8 £200 -46.66% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire -14 1 £400 +26.48% 1
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 469 (80.45%) Java
2 248 (42.54%) Spring
3 233 (39.97%) Oracle
4 222 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (37.56%) XML
6 201 (34.48%) Web Services
7 189 (32.42%) SOA
8 171 (29.33%) Linux
9 160 (27.44%) Finance
10 154 (26.42%) Maven
11 153 (26.24%) SQL
12 148 (25.39%) SOAP
13 147 (25.21%) REST
14 144 (24.70%) J2EE
14 144 (24.70%) WebLogic
15 141 (24.19%) Middleware
16 138 (23.67%) JavaScript
17 130 (22.30%) Hibernate
18 121 (20.75%) WebSphere
19 115 (19.73%) HTTP
20 114 (19.55%) OO
21 111 (19.04%) Scrum
22 110 (18.87%) HTML
23 108 (18.52%) TDD
24 102 (17.50%) Banking
24 102 (17.50%) JUnit
25 100 (17.15%) UNIX
26 98 (16.81%) JBoss
27 95 (16.30%) UML
27 95 (16.30%) Java EE

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 144 (24.70%) WebLogic
2 121 (20.75%) WebSphere
3 59 (10.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 54 (9.26%) Apache
5 49 (8.40%) Tomcat
6 43 (7.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 31 (5.32%) Oracle Service Bus
8 29 (4.97%) MQSeries
9 26 (4.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 22 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
11 21 (3.60%) IIS
11 21 (3.60%) Oracle Coherence
12 19 (3.26%) CMS
13 18 (3.09%) Confluence
14 15 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (2.57%) SharePoint
15 14 (2.40%) WebSphere Process Server
16 12 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
17 11 (1.89%) AquaLogic
17 11 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.54%) MS Project
2 9 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.69%) MS Office
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (7.20%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (3.43%) Documaker
3 19 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (2.23%) Oracle FAH
5 7 (1.20%) Murex MxG2000
5 7 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.86%) Tridion
6 5 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.51%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.17%) Brady Trinity
9 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (0.34%) PaaS
2 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 115 (19.73%) HTTP
2 72 (12.35%) SSL
3 37 (6.35%) Internet
4 32 (5.49%) HTTPS
5 17 (2.92%) LDAP
6 12 (2.06%) FTP
6 12 (2.06%) AMQP
7 8 (1.37%) DSL
7 8 (1.37%) SNMP
8 6 (1.03%) Firewall
9 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.51%) DMZ
11 2 (0.34%) Intranet
11 2 (0.34%) MPLS
11 2 (0.34%) IPv4
11 2 (0.34%) IPv6
11 2 (0.34%) DNS
11 2 (0.34%) SDH
11 2 (0.34%) VoIP
11 2 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.75%) Oracle Database
2 72 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 67 (11.49%) SQL Server
4 40 (6.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 33 (5.66%) MySQL
6 33 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 32 (5.49%) MongoDB
8 27 (4.63%) DB2
9 22 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 22 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
10 20 (3.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.54%) Hazelcast
13 8 (1.37%) RavenDB
14 7 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.03%) Big Data
16 5 (0.86%) Redis
16 5 (0.86%) Sybase ASE
16 5 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 154 (26.42%) Maven
2 102 (17.50%) JUnit
3 60 (10.29%) Ant
3 60 (10.29%) Subversion
4 57 (9.78%) Eclipse
5 56 (9.61%) JIRA
6 41 (7.03%) Git (software)
7 27 (4.63%) Jenkins
8 25 (4.29%) Hudson
9 21 (3.60%) TeamCity
10 20 (3.43%) Selenium
11 19 (3.26%) Mockito
12 15 (2.57%) jMock
13 13 (2.23%) Gradle
13 13 (2.23%) Cucumber
14 12 (2.06%) Log4j
15 10 (1.72%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.72%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.37%) Mercurial
General
1 160 (27.44%) Finance
2 102 (17.50%) Banking
3 74 (12.69%) Front Office
4 68 (11.66%) Investment Banking
5 34 (5.83%) Retail
6 33 (5.66%) Telecoms
7 27 (4.63%) Billing
8 20 (3.43%) Financial Institution
9 15 (2.57%) Back Office
10 14 (2.40%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.54%) Games
12 7 (1.20%) Advertising
12 7 (1.20%) Marketing
13 6 (1.03%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Legal
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 362 (62.09%) Developer
2 267 (45.80%) Java Developer
3 76 (13.04%) Architect
4 61 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 50 (8.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 37 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 30 (5.15%) Consultant
7 30 (5.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 20 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (2.92%) Java Architect
10 15 (2.57%) Oracle Consultant
11 14 (2.40%) Front Office Developer
11 14 (2.40%) Software Developer
11 14 (2.40%) Designer
12 13 (2.23%) Technical Leader
13 11 (1.89%) Agile Java Developer
13 11 (1.89%) Middleware Engineer
13 11 (1.89%) Integration Architect
14 10 (1.72%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (1.72%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (42.54%) Spring
2 219 (37.56%) XML
3 201 (34.48%) Web Services
4 148 (25.39%) SOAP
5 147 (25.21%) REST
6 144 (24.70%) J2EE
7 141 (24.19%) Middleware
8 130 (22.30%) Hibernate
9 110 (18.87%) HTML
10 95 (16.30%) Java EE
11 85 (14.58%) JSP
12 84 (14.41%) XSLT
13 83 (14.24%) JDBC
14 66 (11.32%) CSS
14 66 (11.32%) jQuery
15 62 (10.63%) WSDL
16 60 (10.29%) Ajax
17 58 (9.95%) .NET
18 56 (9.61%) Servlets
19 49 (8.40%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (4.80%) Open Source
4 20 (3.43%) Mathematics
5 19 (3.26%) Data Integration
5 19 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.74%) Fixed Income
7 16 (2.74%) Web 2.0
8 11 (1.89%) Derivative
8 11 (1.89%) Clustering
9 10 (1.72%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.72%) GIS
9 10 (1.72%) Credit Risk
9 10 (1.72%) User Experience
10 9 (1.54%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.37%) iPad
11 8 (1.37%) Market Risk
12 6 (1.03%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 171 (29.33%) Linux
2 100 (17.15%) UNIX
3 70 (12.01%) Windows
4 37 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.43%) Solaris
6 17 (2.92%) Android
7 12 (2.06%) HPUX
8 8 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.20%) AIX
10 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.17%) SUSE
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (32.42%) SOA
3 114 (19.55%) OO
4 111 (19.04%) Scrum
5 108 (18.52%) TDD
6 95 (16.30%) UML
7 76 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (12.01%) Multithreading
9 69 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 64 (10.98%) MVC
11 57 (9.78%) ITIL
12 55 (9.43%) Content Management
13 51 (8.75%) Unit Testing
14 44 (7.55%) E-Commerce
15 39 (6.69%) Configuration Management
16 37 (6.35%) TOGAF
16 37 (6.35%) SysML
17 34 (5.83%) OOP
18 32 (5.49%) Low Latency
19 30 (5.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 469 (80.45%) Java
2 153 (26.24%) SQL
3 138 (23.67%) JavaScript
4 58 (9.95%) C#
5 53 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 48 (8.23%) Shell Script
7 47 (8.06%) XPath
8 44 (7.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 43 (7.38%) PL/SQL
10 38 (6.52%) Jython
11 35 (6.00%) Python
12 34 (5.83%) C++
13 28 (4.80%) XQuery
14 25 (4.29%) Scala
15 24 (4.12%) Groovy
16 18 (3.09%) Korn
17 17 (2.92%) C
17 17 (2.92%) Perl
18 10 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 10 (1.72%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 54 (9.26%) Degree
2 41 (7.03%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.37%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 8 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.20%) Sun Certification
6 7 (1.20%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.58%) QA
2 20 (3.43%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.86%) SLA
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.34%) HDFS
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (6.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 33 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (3.95%) Puppet
4 8 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.86%) CA LISA
5 5 (0.86%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.86%) Nagios
6 4 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.69%) YUM
6 4 (0.69%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.51%) OpenView
8 2 (0.34%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 233 (39.97%) Oracle
2 98 (16.81%) JBoss
3 71 (12.18%) IBM
4 47 (8.06%) Sybase
5 41 (7.03%) TIBCO
6 39 (6.69%) Red Hat
7 33 (5.66%) Microsoft
8 29 (4.97%) 29West
9 23 (3.95%) Remedy
10 22 (3.77%) Software AG
11 21 (3.60%) SAP
12 18 (3.09%) Siebel
12 18 (3.09%) Google
13 17 (2.92%) Murex
13 17 (2.92%) HP
14 15 (2.57%) Bloomberg
15 14 (2.40%) ATG
15 14 (2.40%) Informatica
16 12 (2.06%) Interwoven
17 11 (1.89%) Sun
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Daily
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago