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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 50 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing JMS 22 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.46% 3.17% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.28% 8.12% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £228 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £354
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 - £45.00
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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
214 271 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.96% 39.11% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 159 179
Average daily rate £388 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £15.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +104.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 34 (97.14%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 23 (65.71%) RDBMS
4 22 (62.86%) Finance
4 22 (62.86%) Spring
5 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) UNIX
6 17 (48.57%) Linux
6 17 (48.57%) JUnit
7 16 (45.71%) Sybase
7 16 (45.71%) DB2
7 16 (45.71%) Perl
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 16 (45.71%) J2SE
7 16 (45.71%) Banking
8 14 (40.00%) Web Services
8 14 (40.00%) OO
9 12 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (34.29%) Database Tuning
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) OOD
10 9 (25.71%) SOAP
11 8 (22.86%) IBM
12 7 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
13 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
13 6 (17.14%) REST
13 6 (17.14%) Front Office
13 6 (17.14%) Tomcat

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 23 (65.71%) RDBMS
3 16 (45.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Mockito
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (17.14%) Front Office
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.57%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) Spring
2 16 (45.71%) J2SE
3 14 (40.00%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) SOAP
5 6 (17.14%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) REST
6 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 3 (8.57%) JDBC
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
7 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.57%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.71%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (11.43%) Fixed Income
3 4 (11.43%) Equities
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) UNIX
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (34.29%) Database Tuning
3 12 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (25.71%) OOD
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
7 4 (11.43%) Investment Management
8 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Microservices
9 2 (5.71%) Market Making
9 2 (5.71%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) Perl
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Scala
4 1 (2.86%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Sybase
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica