The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 91 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.42% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.44% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.83%
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
JMS
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 416 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.17% 29.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 258 155
Average daily rate £343 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £135.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £135.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Altrincham - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
JMS
North West

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
3 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
5 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
6 12 (63.16%) Windows
7 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
8 10 (52.63%) Maven
9 9 (47.37%) Grails
9 9 (47.37%) XML
9 9 (47.37%) Servlets
9 9 (47.37%) HTTP
9 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
9 9 (47.37%) J2SE
10 8 (42.11%) Internet
10 8 (42.11%) Web Services
10 8 (42.11%) Atlassian
10 8 (42.11%) Java EE
10 8 (42.11%) JIRA
10 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
10 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
10 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (42.11%) TDD
10 8 (42.11%) Scrum
10 8 (42.11%) AMQP
10 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
10 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
11 7 (36.84%) Open Source

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) Confluence
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) HTTP
2 8 (42.11%) Internet
2 8 (42.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
3 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
3 7 (36.84%) Big Data
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (21.05%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
2 10 (52.63%) Maven
3 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Subversion
4 7 (36.84%) Ant
4 7 (36.84%) JUnit
4 7 (36.84%) Mercurial
4 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
4 7 (36.84%) Gradle
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Servlets
1 9 (47.37%) XML
1 9 (47.37%) J2SE
1 9 (47.37%) Grails
2 8 (42.11%) Java EE
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) EJB
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) XSLT
5 4 (21.05%) XML Schema
6 3 (15.79%) SAX
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (15.79%) DOM
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) Middleware
7 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) MapReduce
3 7 (36.84%) User Stories
3 7 (36.84%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) XPath
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCPD
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
1 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) IBM