The first table below looks at the demand for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 240 225 269
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +44
Contract jobs citing JMS 171 204 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.84% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 2.69% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 112 117
Average daily rate
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£518 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £341 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7255 7596 7566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.77% 31.32% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5167 5481 5287
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 75 81
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
JMS
England

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in London

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in London

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

JMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 72 £500 -6.54% 17
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 271 (84.69%) Java
2 133 (41.56%) Spring
3 123 (38.44%) Finance
4 117 (36.56%) Banking
5 111 (34.69%) Web Services
6 110 (34.38%) Oracle
7 95 (29.69%) JavaScript
8 90 (28.13%) Maven
9 85 (26.56%) TDD
10 81 (25.31%) SQL
11 78 (24.38%) Hibernate
12 77 (24.06%) SOA
13 76 (23.75%) Java EE
13 76 (23.75%) REST
14 75 (23.44%) SOAP
14 75 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (23.13%) XML
15 74 (23.13%) HTML
15 74 (23.13%) J2EE
16 73 (22.81%) Front Office
17 71 (22.19%) JUnit
18 69 (21.56%) Investment Banking
19 65 (20.31%) WebLogic
19 65 (20.31%) UNIX
20 64 (20.00%) JSP
21 61 (19.06%) Middleware
22 58 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
23 56 (17.50%) OO
23 56 (17.50%) JBoss
24 55 (17.19%) UML

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 65 (20.31%) WebLogic
2 48 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 27 (8.44%) Oracle Coherence
4 18 (5.63%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (5.63%) Tomcat
5 15 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (4.38%) Apache
7 13 (4.06%) MQSeries
7 13 (4.06%) TIBCO EMS
8 11 (3.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 11 (3.44%) Confluence
9 9 (2.81%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.81%) Apache Solr
9 9 (2.81%) AquaLogic
10 8 (2.50%) NServiceBus
11 7 (2.19%) JCAPS
11 7 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.75%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (3.44%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.81%) Documaker
4 7 (2.19%) Tridion
5 6 (1.88%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.31%) Global One
8 1 (0.31%) Brady Trinity
8 1 (0.31%) RMDS
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.13%) HTTP
2 22 (6.88%) Internet
3 18 (5.63%) SSL
4 13 (4.06%) FTP
5 10 (3.13%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.56%) AMQP
7 2 (0.63%) LDAP
8 1 (0.31%) SMS
8 1 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.13%) Oracle Database
1 42 (13.13%) Relational Database
2 28 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 27 (8.44%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 20 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 19 (5.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.38%) MySQL
8 13 (4.06%) DB2
9 10 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (2.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (2.50%) RavenDB
12 7 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.19%) OLAP
13 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 90 (28.13%) Maven
2 71 (22.19%) JUnit
3 45 (14.06%) Subversion
4 43 (13.44%) Ant
5 30 (9.38%) JIRA
6 21 (6.56%) Jenkins
7 19 (5.94%) Eclipse
8 18 (5.63%) TeamCity
9 15 (4.69%) Mockito
9 15 (4.69%) Hudson
10 14 (4.38%) CruiseControl
11 12 (3.75%) Apache Ivy
12 11 (3.44%) Selenium
12 11 (3.44%) jMock
12 11 (3.44%) Visual Studio
13 9 (2.81%) Log4j
14 7 (2.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 7 (2.19%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.88%) NUnit
15 6 (1.88%) EasyMock
General
1 123 (38.44%) Finance
2 117 (36.56%) Banking
3 73 (22.81%) Front Office
4 69 (21.56%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.63%) Back Office
6 16 (5.00%) Retail
7 10 (3.13%) Billing
7 10 (3.13%) Games
7 10 (3.13%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.50%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.19%) Advertising
11 5 (1.56%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 237 (74.06%) Developer
2 189 (59.06%) Java Developer
3 61 (19.06%) Senior Developer
4 55 (17.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (6.88%) Architect
6 20 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
7 15 (4.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (3.44%) Consultant
9 10 (3.13%) Analyst
10 9 (2.81%) Web Developer
10 9 (2.81%) .NET Developer
11 8 (2.50%) Implementation Analyst
11 8 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
12 7 (2.19%) Java Programmer
12 7 (2.19%) Java Architect
12 7 (2.19%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.19%) Front Office Developer
12 7 (2.19%) Programmer
13 6 (1.88%) Release Manager
13 6 (1.88%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (41.56%) Spring
2 111 (34.69%) Web Services
3 78 (24.38%) Hibernate
4 76 (23.75%) Java EE
4 76 (23.75%) REST
5 75 (23.44%) SOAP
6 74 (23.13%) XML
6 74 (23.13%) HTML
6 74 (23.13%) J2EE
7 64 (20.00%) JSP
8 61 (19.06%) Middleware
9 45 (14.06%) JDBC
10 42 (13.13%) jQuery
11 39 (12.19%) JPA
12 38 (11.88%) XSLT
13 36 (11.25%) CSS
14 31 (9.69%) EJB
15 27 (8.44%) Struts
16 24 (7.50%) Ajax
17 22 (6.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (8.44%) Fixed Income
3 22 (6.88%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.38%) Derivative
4 14 (4.38%) Open Source
5 12 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.81%) Credit Risk
7 8 (2.50%) Web 2.0
8 7 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.56%) Equities
10 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.31%) UNIX
2 52 (16.25%) Linux
3 22 (6.88%) Windows
4 12 (3.75%) Solaris
5 8 (2.50%) HPUX
6 6 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.25%) Android
7 4 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.56%) TDD
2 77 (24.06%) SOA
3 75 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (17.50%) OO
6 55 (17.19%) UML
6 55 (17.19%) Multithreading
7 54 (16.88%) Scrum
8 49 (15.31%) MVC
9 44 (13.75%) Content Management
10 34 (10.63%) Unit Testing
10 34 (10.63%) Low Latency
11 29 (9.06%) Web Development
12 25 (7.81%) Pair Programming
12 25 (7.81%) E-Commerce
13 23 (7.19%) BDD
14 22 (6.88%) Software Engineering
15 20 (6.25%) Configuration Management
16 18 (5.63%) ITIL
16 18 (5.63%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 271 (84.69%) Java
2 95 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 81 (25.31%) SQL
4 28 (8.75%) Bash Shell
5 26 (8.13%) C#
6 24 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 24 (7.50%) XPath
7 21 (6.56%) Python
8 20 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 18 (5.63%) Perl
10 17 (5.31%) C++
11 14 (4.38%) C
12 12 (3.75%) XQuery
12 12 (3.75%) Groovy
13 10 (3.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 10 (3.13%) Jython
14 8 (2.50%) Korn
15 7 (2.19%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.56%) Bourne shell
17 4 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (10.00%) Degree
2 11 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.88%) QA
2 9 (2.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (5.00%) Puppet
2 12 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (3.13%) Nagios
3 10 (3.13%) Capistrano
4 5 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.56%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.63%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 110 (34.38%) Oracle
2 56 (17.50%) JBoss
3 41 (12.81%) TIBCO
4 29 (9.06%) 29West
5 28 (8.75%) Sybase
6 22 (6.88%) IBM
7 14 (4.38%) Microsoft
8 12 (3.75%) Murex
9 10 (3.13%) Fidessa
9 10 (3.13%) Bloomberg
10 8 (2.50%) Interwoven
10 8 (2.50%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.19%) Elastic Path
11 7 (2.19%) Siebel
11 7 (2.19%) Remedy
11 7 (2.19%) ATG
11 7 (2.19%) Blue Martini
12 5 (1.56%) CA
12 5 (1.56%) Informatica
13 4 (1.25%) Google
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