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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 328 289 308
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Contract jobs citing JMS 273 283 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 2.12% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 165 180
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £343 £375
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
13759 13341 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.88% 28.64% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8980 8637 8776
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 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 263 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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 £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
JMS
UK

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 30 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 30 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
(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 -19 174 £525 - 56
South East -31 21 £425 +6.25% 3
North West +15 17 £439 +19.05% 4
South West -10 14 £300 -17.24% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £463 +5.71% 2
East of England -13 10 £350 - 2
West Midlands -11 9 £388 -6.06%
Yorkshire +4 4 £375 +5.63% 1
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 413 (83.43%) Java
2 199 (40.20%) Spring
3 181 (36.57%) Web Services
4 178 (35.96%) Oracle
5 162 (32.73%) Finance
6 145 (29.29%) Maven
7 139 (28.08%) XML
8 137 (27.68%) SOAP
9 133 (26.87%) JavaScript
10 132 (26.67%) REST
11 128 (25.86%) SOA
12 126 (25.45%) J2EE
13 124 (25.05%) SQL
14 120 (24.24%) Banking
15 115 (23.23%) JUnit
15 115 (23.23%) Hibernate
16 109 (22.02%) HTML
17 103 (20.81%) WebLogic
17 103 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
18 98 (19.80%) Linux
19 97 (19.60%) TDD
19 97 (19.60%) Java EE
20 93 (18.79%) OO
21 92 (18.59%) Middleware
22 90 (18.18%) JBoss
22 90 (18.18%) JSP
23 86 (17.37%) WebSphere
24 85 (17.17%) UNIX
25 79 (15.96%) UML
26 76 (15.35%) JDBC

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 103 (20.81%) WebLogic
2 86 (17.37%) WebSphere
3 42 (8.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 36 (7.27%) Apache
5 28 (5.66%) MQSeries
6 27 (5.45%) Tomcat
7 25 (5.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 22 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (3.43%) Confluence
9 17 (3.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (2.42%) TIBCO EMS
11 12 (2.42%) CMS
12 11 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
12 11 (2.22%) Apache Solr
13 10 (2.02%) AquaLogic
13 10 (2.02%) GlassFish
14 9 (1.82%) NetWeaver
15 8 (1.62%) JCAPS
15 8 (1.62%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (2.22%) Tridion
2 11 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.82%) Documaker
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.40%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.20%) Global One
8 1 (0.20%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.20%) RMDS
8 1 (0.20%) Brady Trinity
8 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.41%) SaaS
2 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.40%) PaaS
3 2 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.10%) HTTP
2 41 (8.28%) Internet
3 25 (5.05%) SSL
4 19 (3.84%) HTTPS
5 13 (2.63%) FTP
6 8 (1.62%) AMQP
7 5 (1.01%) LDAP
8 2 (0.40%) SMS
8 2 (0.40%) Firewall
8 2 (0.40%) Intranet
8 2 (0.40%) DMZ
9 1 (0.20%) DDNS
9 1 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.14%) Relational Database
2 64 (12.93%) Oracle Database
3 47 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 39 (7.88%) RDBMS
5 36 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 36 (7.27%) NoSQL
6 29 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (5.45%) DB2
8 25 (5.05%) MySQL
9 11 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (1.62%) RavenDB
12 7 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.41%) OLAP
13 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.81%) JasperReports
15 4 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 145 (29.29%) Maven
2 115 (23.23%) JUnit
3 61 (12.32%) Ant
4 59 (11.92%) Eclipse
5 58 (11.72%) Subversion
6 40 (8.08%) JIRA
7 33 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 32 (6.46%) Git (software)
9 27 (5.45%) Hudson
10 21 (4.24%) Mockito
10 21 (4.24%) Selenium
11 20 (4.04%) Log4j
12 19 (3.84%) TeamCity
13 15 (3.03%) CruiseControl
14 13 (2.63%) jMock
15 12 (2.42%) Apache Ivy
16 11 (2.22%) Gradle
16 11 (2.22%) Visual Studio
16 11 (2.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
17 9 (1.82%) Cucumber
General
1 162 (32.73%) Finance
2 120 (24.24%) Banking
3 72 (14.55%) Front Office
4 68 (13.74%) Investment Banking
5 34 (6.87%) Retail
6 27 (5.45%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.84%) Manufacturing
8 18 (3.64%) Back Office
9 16 (3.23%) Billing
10 11 (2.22%) Games
11 10 (2.02%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.62%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.41%) Advertising
14 4 (0.81%) Marketing
15 2 (0.40%) Electronics
16 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.20%) Military
16 1 (0.20%) Publishing
16 1 (0.20%) Automotive
16 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 337 (68.08%) Developer
2 272 (54.95%) Java Developer
3 67 (13.54%) Senior Developer
4 64 (12.93%) Architect
5 59 (11.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 29 (5.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 20 (4.04%) Agile Java Developer
8 19 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (3.03%) Software Engineer
10 14 (2.83%) Consultant
11 12 (2.42%) Java Architect
11 12 (2.42%) Designer
12 11 (2.22%) Analyst
12 11 (2.22%) Software Developer
13 10 (2.02%) Integration Architect
13 10 (2.02%) Middleware Developer
14 9 (1.82%) Web Developer
14 9 (1.82%) .NET Developer
14 9 (1.82%) J2EE Developer
15 8 (1.62%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (40.20%) Spring
2 181 (36.57%) Web Services
3 139 (28.08%) XML
4 137 (27.68%) SOAP
5 132 (26.67%) REST
6 126 (25.45%) J2EE
7 115 (23.23%) Hibernate
8 109 (22.02%) HTML
9 97 (19.60%) Java EE
10 92 (18.59%) Middleware
11 90 (18.18%) JSP
12 76 (15.35%) JDBC
13 63 (12.73%) jQuery
14 62 (12.53%) JPA
15 59 (11.92%) XSLT
16 55 (11.11%) EJB
17 54 (10.91%) CSS
18 50 (10.10%) Struts
19 45 (9.09%) .NET
20 40 (8.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (5.66%) Open Source
3 25 (5.05%) Fixed Income
4 24 (4.85%) Mathematics
5 17 (3.43%) Web 2.0
6 14 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.63%) Derivative
8 12 (2.42%) Clustering
9 9 (1.82%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.62%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.62%) GIS
11 7 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.41%) iPad
11 7 (1.41%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.01%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
14 4 (0.81%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.81%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.80%) Linux
2 85 (17.17%) UNIX
3 32 (6.46%) Windows
4 22 (4.44%) Solaris
5 18 (3.64%) HPUX
6 9 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.62%) Android
7 8 (1.62%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.01%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.86%) SOA
2 103 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (19.60%) TDD
4 93 (18.79%) OO
5 79 (15.96%) UML
6 74 (14.95%) Scrum
7 65 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (12.53%) Content Management
9 58 (11.72%) MVC
10 54 (10.91%) Multithreading
11 44 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 40 (8.08%) Software Engineering
12 40 (8.08%) Unit Testing
13 33 (6.67%) Configuration Management
13 33 (6.67%) Low Latency
14 32 (6.46%) Web Development
15 27 (5.45%) EAI
15 27 (5.45%) ITIL
16 25 (5.05%) Pair Programming
17 24 (4.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 413 (83.43%) Java
2 133 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 124 (25.05%) SQL
4 41 (8.28%) PL/SQL
5 36 (7.27%) XPath
6 35 (7.07%) Shell Script
7 33 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 29 (5.86%) C#
9 23 (4.65%) Python
10 22 (4.44%) Perl
11 18 (3.64%) C++
12 15 (3.03%) Groovy
12 15 (3.03%) C
13 13 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 13 (2.63%) XQuery
14 11 (2.22%) Jython
15 10 (2.02%) Scala
16 8 (1.62%) Korn
16 8 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.01%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 46 (9.29%) Degree
2 32 (6.46%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.62%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 7 (1.41%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.61%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.07%) QA
2 9 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (4.04%) Puppet
2 13 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (2.02%) Nagios
3 10 (2.02%) Capistrano
3 10 (2.02%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (1.01%) CA LISA
4 5 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.81%) YUM
6 2 (0.40%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 178 (35.96%) Oracle
2 90 (18.18%) JBoss
3 53 (10.71%) IBM
4 44 (8.89%) TIBCO
5 28 (5.66%) 29West
5 28 (5.66%) Sybase
6 20 (4.04%) SAP
6 20 (4.04%) Microsoft
7 18 (3.64%) ATG
8 17 (3.43%) Interwoven
9 12 (2.42%) Software AG
9 12 (2.42%) Murex
10 11 (2.22%) Elastic Path
10 11 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.22%) Endeca
10 11 (2.22%) Blue Martini
11 10 (2.02%) Sun
11 10 (2.02%) Fidessa
11 10 (2.02%) Bloomberg
12 9 (1.82%) Atlassian
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £320 Per Day + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
TRG
Rate: 300-320 Per Day + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARM Technology
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: 400
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago