The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 244 273 227
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -46
Contract jobs citing JMS 168 145 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.68% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 2.26% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 85 140
Average daily rate £488 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JMS
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6671 6404 6357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.51% 30.17% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5003 4790 4521
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +46 25 £550 - 13
Croydon - 7 £375 -
Docklands, London +5 2 - -
Harrow - 1 £425 -
Hendon - 1 £400 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 287 (84.91%) Java
2 161 (47.63%) Spring
3 159 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (39.94%) Web Services
5 129 (38.17%) JavaScript
5 129 (38.17%) Finance
6 126 (37.28%) Oracle
7 123 (36.39%) SQL
8 117 (34.62%) Banking
9 113 (33.43%) XML
10 106 (31.36%) REST
11 98 (28.99%) Maven
12 97 (28.70%) Linux
13 90 (26.63%) TDD
14 89 (26.33%) SOAP
15 84 (24.85%) Hibernate
15 84 (24.85%) Multithreading
16 80 (23.67%) Git (software)
17 78 (23.08%) Scrum
18 77 (22.78%) Unix
19 74 (21.89%) HTML
20 64 (18.93%) J2EE
20 64 (18.93%) JUnit
21 54 (15.98%) Tomcat
21 54 (15.98%) Front Office
21 54 (15.98%) Subversion
21 54 (15.98%) Java EE
22 52 (15.38%) PL/SQL
23 51 (15.09%) Investment Banking
24 50 (14.79%) ActiveMQ

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (15.98%) Tomcat
2 38 (11.24%) WebLogic
3 35 (10.36%) JBoss
4 33 (9.76%) Apache
5 32 (9.47%) WebSphere
6 24 (7.10%) Oracle Coherence
7 21 (6.21%) CMS
8 16 (4.73%) Jetty
9 12 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (3.25%) MQSeries
11 9 (2.66%) Mule
12 8 (2.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (2.07%) GemFire
13 7 (2.07%) Node.js
14 6 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.78%) JCAPS
14 6 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (1.48%) Apache TomEE
15 5 (1.48%) Confluence
15 5 (1.48%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Kondor
1 4 (1.18%) Summit
2 3 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.59%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.30%) Endur
4 1 (0.30%) Global One
4 1 (0.30%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.30%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.55%) GitHub
2 7 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.30%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.99%) HTTP
2 11 (3.25%) SSL
3 10 (2.96%) SNMP
4 8 (2.37%) Firewall
5 7 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.48%) FTP
7 4 (1.18%) DMZ
8 3 (0.89%) LDAP
8 3 (0.89%) SWIFTNet
9 2 (0.59%) AMQP
9 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.59%) Internet
9 2 (0.59%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.30%) IMAP
10 1 (0.30%) IPsec
10 1 (0.30%) Multicast
10 1 (0.30%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.30%) Skype
10 1 (0.30%) SMTP
10 1 (0.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.06%) Relational Database
2 31 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 23 (6.80%) MongoDB
4 18 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 17 (5.03%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 14 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (3.25%) Big Data
8 11 (3.25%) PowerCenter
9 10 (2.96%) DB2
9 10 (2.96%) Hazelcast
10 8 (2.37%) Data Mart
10 8 (2.37%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.07%) MySQL
12 6 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 98 (28.99%) Maven
2 80 (23.67%) Git (software)
3 64 (18.93%) JUnit
4 54 (15.98%) Subversion
5 50 (14.79%) Jenkins
6 31 (9.17%) Mockito
7 28 (8.28%) JIRA
7 28 (8.28%) Selenium
8 26 (7.69%) Eclipse
9 24 (7.10%) Cucumber
10 19 (5.62%) JMeter
11 17 (5.03%) TeamCity
12 15 (4.44%) Ant
13 13 (3.85%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.96%) Gradle
14 10 (2.96%) jMock
15 9 (2.66%) Checkstyle
15 9 (2.66%) FindBugs
16 6 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.78%) IntelliJ
General
1 129 (38.17%) Finance
2 117 (34.62%) Banking
3 54 (15.98%) Front Office
4 51 (15.09%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.21%) Financial Institution
6 18 (5.33%) Retail
7 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.18%) International Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Legal
9 3 (0.89%) Advertising
9 3 (0.89%) Games
9 3 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 253 (74.85%) Developer
2 212 (62.72%) Java Developer
3 52 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 44 (13.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (7.40%) Agile Developer
6 22 (6.51%) Analyst
7 20 (5.92%) Architect
8 19 (5.62%) Agile Java Developer
9 17 (5.03%) Front Office Developer
9 17 (5.03%) XML Developer
10 15 (4.44%) Java Engineer
10 15 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (4.14%) Release Manager
11 14 (4.14%) Senior Agile Developer
12 13 (3.85%) Java Programmer
12 13 (3.85%) Programmer
13 12 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.55%) Web Engineer
14 11 (3.25%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 11 (3.25%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (47.63%) Spring
2 135 (39.94%) Web Services
3 113 (33.43%) XML
4 106 (31.36%) REST
5 89 (26.33%) SOAP
6 84 (24.85%) Hibernate
7 74 (21.89%) HTML
8 64 (18.93%) J2EE
9 54 (15.98%) Java EE
10 50 (14.79%) ActiveMQ
11 44 (13.02%) Middleware
12 40 (11.83%) JSON
13 36 (10.65%) JSP
14 32 (9.47%) RESTful
15 31 (9.17%) JDBC
16 30 (8.88%) XSLT
17 29 (8.58%) AngularJS
17 29 (8.58%) HTML5
18 28 (8.28%) Servlets
19 26 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.17%) Equities
3 24 (7.10%) Derivative
4 17 (5.03%) Fixed Income
5 12 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 9 (2.66%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (2.37%) Fintech
9 7 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.07%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.48%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.18%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.89%) Equity Risk
12 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.89%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.59%) Clustering
13 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 97 (28.70%) Linux
2 77 (22.78%) Unix
3 20 (5.92%) Windows
4 11 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.59%) Android
6 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (26.63%) TDD
3 84 (24.85%) Multithreading
4 78 (23.08%) Scrum
5 44 (13.02%) OO
6 40 (11.83%) BDD
6 40 (11.83%) SOA
7 39 (11.54%) SDLC
8 34 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (9.47%) UML
10 30 (8.88%) Content Management
10 30 (8.88%) MVC
11 28 (8.28%) Kanban
12 27 (7.99%) Pair Programming
13 26 (7.69%) Release Management
14 25 (7.40%) Low Latency
14 25 (7.40%) Unit Testing
15 24 (7.10%) Concurrent Programming
15 24 (7.10%) Web Development
16 22 (6.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 287 (84.91%) Java
2 129 (38.17%) JavaScript
3 123 (36.39%) SQL
4 52 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 31 (9.17%) Scala
6 25 (7.40%) Python
7 18 (5.33%) C#
8 17 (5.03%) Perl
9 15 (4.44%) Groovy
10 14 (4.14%) C++
11 13 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.85%) Ruby
12 12 (3.55%) XPath
13 11 (3.25%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.66%) Erlang
14 9 (2.66%) Tcl
15 6 (1.78%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.89%) C
16 3 (0.89%) PHP
17 2 (0.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (7.10%) Degree
2 6 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) MCPD
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.30%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.17%) QA
2 13 (3.85%) SLA
3 10 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.48%) EMIR
5 3 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.59%) HL7
6 2 (0.59%) MiFID
6 2 (0.59%) SEPA
7 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) Varnish
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.30%) NFS
3 1 (0.30%) Squid
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (7.99%) Puppet
2 14 (4.14%) Control-M
3 11 (3.25%) Nagios
3 11 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.66%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.89%) MOM
5 3 (0.89%) yum
6 2 (0.59%) Ansible
6 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.30%) Cacti
7 1 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 126 (37.28%) Oracle
2 40 (11.83%) Sybase
3 31 (9.17%) IBM
4 23 (6.80%) TIBCO
5 15 (4.44%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.14%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.85%) Informatica
7 13 (3.85%) Solace
8 10 (2.96%) Fidessa
9 8 (2.37%) Adobe
9 8 (2.37%) SAP
10 7 (2.07%) Cognos
10 7 (2.07%) Google
10 7 (2.07%) Murex
11 6 (1.78%) Microsoft
12 5 (1.48%) Calypso
12 5 (1.48%) Perforce
13 4 (1.18%) Fiorano
13 4 (1.18%) Foundry
13 4 (1.18%) webMethods
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