The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.38% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 11
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £385 £406
% change year-on-year
+26.62% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
450 508 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.46% 28.68% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 324 273
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing JMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for JMS.

1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) JDBC
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
5 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (25.00%) Axway
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Retail
6 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (25.00%) EDIFACT
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) FTP
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) ODBC

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (12.50%) Jetty
4 2 (12.50%) nginx
5 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
3 4 (25.00%) FTP
3 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (12.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) MarkLogic
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SAP HANA
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Product Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) ODBC
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) J2SE
5 2 (12.50%) JAX-RS
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Servlets
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Security
5 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Axway
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Guidewire