The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 49 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% 2.35% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 8.07% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Average daily rate £225 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 223 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.68% 29.07% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 142 102
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) JSON
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) XML
3 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) SOAP
5 7 (58.33%) IBM
5 7 (58.33%) HL7
5 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (58.33%) DataPower
5 7 (58.33%) XSD
5 7 (58.33%) XSL
5 7 (58.33%) XSLT
5 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
5 7 (58.33%) ClearCase
5 7 (58.33%) EDI
5 7 (58.33%) EAI
5 7 (58.33%) SOA
5 7 (58.33%) FTP
5 7 (58.33%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) WSDL
5 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
5 7 (58.33%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) XMLSpy
5 7 (58.33%) Middleware
5 7 (58.33%) Remedy

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) FTP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
1 7 (58.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) ClearCase
1 7 (58.33%) XMLSpy
2 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
1 9 (75.00%) REST
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) EDI
3 7 (58.33%) Middleware
3 7 (58.33%) WSDL
3 7 (58.33%) XSD
3 7 (58.33%) XSL
3 7 (58.33%) XSLT
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (16.67%) DOM
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) J2SE
6 2 (16.67%) JNDI
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) DataPower
1 7 (58.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (58.33%) EAI
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) HL7
1 7 (58.33%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
1 7 (58.33%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase