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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 64 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Contract jobs citing JMS 19 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 0.78% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
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
391 386 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.46% 31.77% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 231 244
Average daily rate £325 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
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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
Salford - 5 £313 - 1
Stockport - - - - 2
Altrincham - - - - 1
Sale - - - -
JMS
North West

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Spring
3 14 (56.00%) Java EE
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 12 (48.00%) Eclipse
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (40.00%) Middleware
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) JUnit
7 9 (36.00%) EJB
7 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (36.00%) JPA
7 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) Java SE
8 8 (32.00%) RESTful
8 8 (32.00%) JAX-RS
8 8 (32.00%) IBM
8 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) NetBeans
9 7 (28.00%) XSLT
9 7 (28.00%) Windows
9 7 (28.00%) XML
9 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Atlassian
10 6 (24.00%) Confluence
10 6 (24.00%) JavaScript

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (36.00%) JUnit
3 8 (32.00%) NetBeans
4 6 (24.00%) Maven
4 6 (24.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (16.00%) Gradle
6 3 (12.00%) Mockito
6 3 (12.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
7 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
1 21 (84.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) Java EE
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 10 (40.00%) Middleware
5 9 (36.00%) EJB
5 9 (36.00%) JPA
6 8 (32.00%) Java SE
6 8 (32.00%) RESTful
6 8 (32.00%) JAX-RS
7 7 (28.00%) XSLT
7 7 (28.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) Servlets
8 5 (20.00%) DOM
8 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.00%) Struts
8 5 (20.00%) J2SE
8 5 (20.00%) XML Schema
8 5 (20.00%) Grails
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Website Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) XPath
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (12.00%) JBoss
5 3 (12.00%) Endeca
5 3 (12.00%) FatWire
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