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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 262 250 243
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing JMS 156 143 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 2.29% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 97 134
Average daily rate £568 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.09% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £48.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 66 £600 +20.00% 17
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 317 (93.24%) Java
2 178 (52.35%) Spring
3 149 (43.82%) Banking
4 138 (40.59%) Finance
5 120 (35.29%) Oracle
6 116 (34.12%) Hibernate
7 110 (32.35%) Maven
8 105 (30.88%) TDD
9 104 (30.59%) Web Services
10 103 (30.29%) SQL
10 103 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
11 101 (29.71%) J2EE
12 91 (26.76%) JUnit
13 88 (25.88%) Investment Banking
14 85 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 79 (23.24%) Relational Database
16 78 (22.94%) Linux
17 75 (22.06%) UNIX
18 73 (21.47%) XML
19 72 (21.18%) Front Office
20 71 (20.88%) HTML
21 65 (19.12%) MVC
22 63 (18.53%) Ant
23 60 (17.65%) SOAP
24 58 (17.06%) JSP
24 58 (17.06%) Multithreading
25 55 (16.18%) UML
25 55 (16.18%) JBoss
25 55 (16.18%) Subversion
26 54 (15.88%) WebLogic

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 54 (15.88%) WebLogic
2 35 (10.29%) WebSphere
3 28 (8.24%) Tomcat
4 26 (7.65%) MQSeries
5 25 (7.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 24 (7.06%) Apache
7 22 (6.47%) TIBCO EMS
8 21 (6.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (5.88%) CMS
10 15 (4.41%) Apache Solr
11 10 (2.94%) Alfresco
12 9 (2.65%) GlassFish
13 7 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (2.06%) Mule
14 5 (1.47%) GemFire
14 5 (1.47%) Confluence
15 4 (1.18%) Node.js
15 4 (1.18%) Adobe CQ
15 4 (1.18%) AquaLogic
16 3 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.47%) Mingle
2 2 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Maya
Business Applications
1 14 (4.12%) Tridion
2 12 (3.53%) BusinessWorks
3 7 (2.06%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.59%) RMDS
6 1 (0.29%) Global One
6 1 (0.29%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Heroku
2 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.76%) Internet
2 11 (3.24%) HTTP
3 9 (2.65%) FTP
4 7 (2.06%) LDAP
5 4 (1.18%) AMQP
6 2 (0.59%) SSL
6 2 (0.59%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) SMS
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) SMTP
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (23.24%) Relational Database
2 53 (15.59%) SQL Server
3 33 (9.71%) DB2
4 32 (9.41%) RDBMS
5 31 (9.12%) MongoDB
6 28 (8.24%) MySQL
7 13 (3.82%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.53%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.06%) OLAP
10 7 (2.06%) DB2 UDB
11 6 (1.76%) MarkLogic
12 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.47%) Triplestore
13 4 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.88%) Sybase ASE
14 3 (0.88%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.88%) KDB
15 2 (0.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 110 (32.35%) Maven
2 91 (26.76%) JUnit
3 63 (18.53%) Ant
4 55 (16.18%) Subversion
5 46 (13.53%) Eclipse
6 45 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 42 (12.35%) Hudson
8 27 (7.94%) Mockito
9 21 (6.18%) Selenium
10 19 (5.59%) jMock
11 16 (4.71%) Log4j
12 15 (4.41%) TeamCity
13 14 (4.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 14 (4.12%) CruiseControl
14 13 (3.82%) JIRA
14 13 (3.82%) WebDriver
15 12 (3.53%) Cucumber
16 11 (3.24%) ANTLR
16 11 (3.24%) EasyMock
16 11 (3.24%) Git (software)
General
1 149 (43.82%) Banking
2 138 (40.59%) Finance
3 88 (25.88%) Investment Banking
4 72 (21.18%) Front Office
5 24 (7.06%) Retail
6 14 (4.12%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.94%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.06%) Back Office
9 5 (1.47%) Advertising
9 5 (1.47%) Publishing
10 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.18%) Games
11 2 (0.59%) Marketing
11 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.59%) International Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 274 (80.59%) Developer
2 239 (70.29%) Java Developer
3 53 (15.59%) Senior Developer
4 50 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (10.29%) Architect
6 21 (6.18%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (3.24%) Analyst
8 8 (2.35%) Lead Architect
8 8 (2.35%) Technical Architect
8 8 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.06%) Lead Developer
10 6 (1.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (1.76%) Java Architect
10 6 (1.76%) Technical Leader
10 6 (1.76%) Murex Developer
11 5 (1.47%) .NET Developer
11 5 (1.47%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (1.47%) Technical Developer
12 4 (1.18%) Middleware Developer
12 4 (1.18%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (52.35%) Spring
2 116 (34.12%) Hibernate
3 104 (30.59%) Web Services
4 101 (29.71%) J2EE
5 73 (21.47%) XML
6 71 (20.88%) HTML
7 60 (17.65%) SOAP
8 58 (17.06%) JSP
9 54 (15.88%) Java EE
10 53 (15.59%) Struts
11 49 (14.41%) JDBC
12 45 (13.24%) REST
13 44 (12.94%) XSLT
14 42 (12.35%) JPA
15 38 (11.18%) Spring MVC
15 38 (11.18%) Middleware
16 34 (10.00%) EJB
16 34 (10.00%) CSS
17 30 (8.82%) Servlets
18 28 (8.24%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.29%) Derivative
2 32 (9.41%) Fixed Income
2 32 (9.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (5.59%) Open Source
4 15 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.12%) Web 2.0
5 14 (4.12%) Equities
6 13 (3.82%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.53%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.76%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (1.47%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.47%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.18%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.88%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 78 (22.94%) Linux
2 75 (22.06%) UNIX
3 15 (4.41%) Solaris
4 14 (4.12%) HPUX
5 11 (3.24%) Windows
6 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.88%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.88%) TDD
2 103 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (19.12%) MVC
4 58 (17.06%) Multithreading
5 55 (16.18%) UML
6 54 (15.88%) SOA
7 53 (15.59%) OO
8 51 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (11.18%) E-Commerce
10 37 (10.88%) Content Management
11 34 (10.00%) BDD
12 33 (9.71%) Scrum
13 28 (8.24%) Technical Architecture
13 28 (8.24%) Low Latency
14 23 (6.76%) Unit Testing
15 22 (6.47%) Configuration Management
16 21 (6.18%) Web Development
17 19 (5.59%) OOD
18 16 (4.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
19 15 (4.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 317 (93.24%) Java
2 103 (30.29%) SQL
3 85 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (10.00%) Perl
5 28 (8.24%) Bash Shell
6 25 (7.35%) XPath
7 24 (7.06%) Python
8 22 (6.47%) PL/SQL
8 22 (6.47%) C++
9 20 (5.88%) C
10 18 (5.29%) C#
11 15 (4.41%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.41%) Scala
12 9 (2.65%) XQuery
12 9 (2.65%) Korn
13 5 (1.47%) Groovy
14 4 (1.18%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.88%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.88%) C-shell
16 2 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (7.94%) Degree
2 10 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) CCA
5 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.24%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.76%) Squid
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (5.88%) Puppet
2 11 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.06%) Nagios
3 7 (2.06%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.29%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 120 (35.29%) Oracle
2 55 (16.18%) JBoss
3 49 (14.41%) TIBCO
4 38 (11.18%) Sybase
5 30 (8.82%) IBM
6 18 (5.29%) 29West
6 18 (5.29%) ATG
7 14 (4.12%) Elastic Path
7 14 (4.12%) Blue Martini
7 14 (4.12%) Interwoven
8 13 (3.82%) Murex
9 9 (2.65%) Fidessa
10 8 (2.35%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.35%) BEA
10 8 (2.35%) Bloomberg
11 5 (1.47%) Adobe
11 5 (1.47%) Green Hat
12 4 (1.18%) F5
12 4 (1.18%) Endeca
12 4 (1.18%) webMethods
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