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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 43 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing JMS 18 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.41% 3.30% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.93% 8.66% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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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
227 231 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.39% 38.12% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 121 126
Average daily rate £350 £338 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 30 October 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 42 (97.67%) Java
2 36 (83.72%) Spring
3 33 (76.74%) SQL
4 31 (72.09%) XML
4 31 (72.09%) Relational Database
5 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (65.12%) OO
7 26 (60.47%) UNIX
8 25 (58.14%) Perl
9 23 (53.49%) Banking
9 23 (53.49%) Unit Testing
10 22 (51.16%) WebSphere
10 22 (51.16%) J2EE
11 21 (48.84%) Oracle
11 21 (48.84%) PL/SQL
11 21 (48.84%) CSS
11 21 (48.84%) Struts
11 21 (48.84%) JSP
11 21 (48.84%) MVC
11 21 (48.84%) Ajax
11 21 (48.84%) Spring Web Flow
12 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
13 19 (44.19%) JDBC
13 19 (44.19%) XSLT
13 19 (44.19%) CruiseControl
13 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
13 19 (44.19%) Web Application Development
13 19 (44.19%) GWT
13 19 (44.19%) iBATIS
13 19 (44.19%) Spring MVC

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 22 (51.16%) WebSphere
2 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) Relational Database
2 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.28%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) CruiseControl
1 19 (44.19%) Selenium
2 7 (16.28%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
General
1 23 (53.49%) Banking
2 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 38 (88.37%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) Spring
2 31 (72.09%) XML
3 22 (51.16%) J2EE
4 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 21 (48.84%) Struts
4 21 (48.84%) JSP
4 21 (48.84%) Ajax
4 21 (48.84%) Spring Web Flow
5 19 (44.19%) JDBC
5 19 (44.19%) XSLT
5 19 (44.19%) GWT
5 19 (44.19%) iBATIS
5 19 (44.19%) Spring MVC
6 16 (37.21%) Web Services
7 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 7 (16.28%) J2SE
9 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.30%) REST
11 3 (6.98%) EJB
11 3 (6.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) DataPower
3 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (65.12%) OO
3 23 (53.49%) Unit Testing
4 21 (48.84%) MVC
5 19 (44.19%) Web Application Development
6 7 (16.28%) SOA
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (13.95%) Database Tuning
7 6 (13.95%) OOD
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.98%) UML
9 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.98%) ETL
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.65%) BPEL
10 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) AOP
10 2 (4.65%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Java
2 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) Perl
4 21 (48.84%) PL/SQL
5 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
6 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) IBM
3 7 (16.28%) Sybase
4 2 (4.65%) Yahoo!
4 2 (4.65%) Google
4 2 (4.65%) Kony
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica