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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 49 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing JMS 15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.06% 2.27% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% 7.07% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £320 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+0.31% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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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
237 198 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.51% 32.09% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 113 138
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £20.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (97.44%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) Spring
3 26 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (61.54%) SQL
4 24 (61.54%) XML
5 23 (58.97%) OO
6 22 (56.41%) Finance
7 20 (51.28%) UNIX
8 19 (48.72%) Perl
9 18 (46.15%) Web Services
9 18 (46.15%) Banking
10 16 (41.03%) J2EE
11 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
12 14 (35.90%) Spring Web Flow
12 14 (35.90%) Ajax
12 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
12 14 (35.90%) Oracle
12 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
12 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL
12 14 (35.90%) CSS
12 14 (35.90%) Struts
12 14 (35.90%) JSP
12 14 (35.90%) MVC
13 13 (33.33%) RDBMS
14 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
14 12 (30.77%) XSLT
14 12 (30.77%) JDBC
14 12 (30.77%) GWT
14 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 13 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.95%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) CruiseControl
1 12 (30.77%) Selenium
2 8 (20.51%) JUnit
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Front Office
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 33 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Technical Leader
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) Spring
2 24 (61.54%) XML
3 18 (46.15%) Web Services
4 16 (41.03%) J2EE
5 14 (35.90%) CSS
5 14 (35.90%) JSP
5 14 (35.90%) Struts
5 14 (35.90%) Ajax
5 14 (35.90%) Spring Web Flow
6 12 (30.77%) iBATIS
6 12 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 12 (30.77%) GWT
6 12 (30.77%) XSLT
6 12 (30.77%) JDBC
7 10 (25.64%) SOAP
8 7 (17.95%) J2SE
9 5 (12.82%) REST
10 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
11 3 (7.69%) HTML
11 3 (7.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) DataPower
3 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Equities
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) UNIX
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) OO
3 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (17.95%) Database Tuning
6 7 (17.95%) OOD
7 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
9 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (10.26%) TDD
10 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.69%) UML
10 3 (7.69%) ETL
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.13%) AOP
11 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) Perl
4 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL
4 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) IBM
3 7 (17.95%) Sybase
4 2 (5.13%) Informatica
4 2 (5.13%) Yahoo!
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Kony