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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 54 29 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Contract jobs citing JMS 26 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.99% 5.15% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.72% 15.74% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
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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
298 216 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.25% 32.73% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 102 108
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 15 September 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 51 (98.08%) Java
2 49 (94.23%) Spring
3 40 (76.92%) SQL
4 37 (71.15%) XML
5 36 (69.23%) Relational Database
6 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (57.69%) OO
8 28 (53.85%) UNIX
9 27 (51.92%) Perl
9 27 (51.92%) Banking
10 24 (46.15%) Unit Testing
10 24 (46.15%) J2EE
11 23 (44.23%) Oracle
12 21 (40.38%) PL/SQL
12 21 (40.38%) CSS
12 21 (40.38%) JDBC
12 21 (40.38%) JSP
12 21 (40.38%) Struts
12 21 (40.38%) MVC
12 21 (40.38%) Spring Web Flow
12 21 (40.38%) Ajax
12 21 (40.38%) WebSphere
12 21 (40.38%) iBATIS
13 20 (38.46%) Web Services
13 20 (38.46%) XSLT
13 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
14 19 (36.54%) Finance
14 19 (36.54%) Shell Script
14 19 (36.54%) Spring MVC
14 19 (36.54%) Selenium

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 21 (40.38%) WebSphere
2 18 (34.62%) Tomcat
3 9 (17.31%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.85%) Mule
5 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 8 (15.38%) DB2
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) CruiseControl
1 19 (36.54%) Selenium
2 10 (19.23%) JUnit
3 8 (15.38%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (51.92%) Banking
2 19 (36.54%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Front Office
4 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 49 (94.23%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Programmer
4 1 (1.92%) Service Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Technical Leader
4 1 (1.92%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (94.23%) Spring
2 37 (71.15%) XML
3 24 (46.15%) J2EE
4 21 (40.38%) CSS
4 21 (40.38%) JDBC
4 21 (40.38%) JSP
4 21 (40.38%) Struts
4 21 (40.38%) Ajax
4 21 (40.38%) iBATIS
4 21 (40.38%) Spring Web Flow
5 20 (38.46%) Web Services
5 20 (38.46%) XSLT
6 19 (36.54%) Spring MVC
6 19 (36.54%) GWT
7 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
8 9 (17.31%) SOAP
9 8 (15.38%) J2SE
10 7 (13.46%) XML Schema
11 4 (7.69%) HTML
11 4 (7.69%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.69%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) DataPower
4 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) UNIX
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (57.69%) OO
3 24 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 21 (40.38%) MVC
5 19 (36.54%) Web Application Development
6 8 (15.38%) OOD
7 7 (13.46%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.54%) Database Tuning
8 6 (11.54%) TDD
9 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (7.69%) UML
10 4 (7.69%) ETL
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.85%) AOP
12 2 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 40 (76.92%) SQL
3 27 (51.92%) Perl
4 21 (40.38%) PL/SQL
5 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 19 (36.54%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) IBM
3 10 (19.23%) Sybase
4 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Informatica
5 2 (3.85%) Yahoo!
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Kony
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