The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 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 Manchester 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 80 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing JMS 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 0.34% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £350 £485 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.83% +29.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +39.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
411 298 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.86% 30.10% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 152 275
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £391 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 20
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+419.23% +48.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JMS
North West

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
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 15 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
Altrincham - - - -
Stockport - - - - 2
JMS
North West

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Struts
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Struts2
2 5 (50.00%) Mockito
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Endeca
3 4 (40.00%) FatWire
4 3 (30.00%) NetBeans
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Java SE
4 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
1 5 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (30.00%) NetBeans
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Struts
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Struts2
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Java SE
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
3 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
3 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Endeca
1 4 (40.00%) FatWire
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle