The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 125 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing JMS 19 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.18% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 0.62% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
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£350 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £286 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £370 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 804 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.73% 28.39% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 454 537
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £16.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the North West region.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Manchester +3 13 £349 -8.22% 6
Cheshire +10 3 £463 +68.18%
Merseyside - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 46 (95.83%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) Spring
4 22 (45.83%) XML
4 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
4 22 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (41.67%) Tomcat
6 18 (37.50%) J2SE
6 18 (37.50%) Servlets
6 18 (37.50%) Windows
6 18 (37.50%) Java EE
6 18 (37.50%) Grails
7 17 (35.42%) Maven
7 17 (35.42%) HTTP
8 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 15 (31.25%) Android
9 15 (31.25%) Eclipse
9 15 (31.25%) XSLT
9 15 (31.25%) J2EE
9 15 (31.25%) Oracle
9 15 (31.25%) Hazelcast
10 14 (29.17%) Web Services
11 13 (27.08%) XML Schema
11 13 (27.08%) XPath
12 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
12 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) Finance
12 12 (25.00%) EJB
13 11 (22.92%) DOM
13 11 (22.92%) IBM

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 20 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.75%) Confluence
4 7 (14.58%) JBoss
5 5 (10.42%) CICS
5 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Liferay
7 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) HTTP
2 9 (18.75%) AMQP
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 2 (4.17%) ATM
4 2 (4.17%) MQTT
5 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) Hazelcast
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) DB2
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Maven
2 15 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 11 (22.92%) JIRA
4 9 (18.75%) JUnit
5 8 (16.67%) Gradle
6 6 (12.50%) Mercurial
7 5 (10.42%) NetBeans
8 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.17%) Ant
9 2 (4.17%) Subversion
9 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 32 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.08%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) Spring
2 22 (45.83%) XML
3 18 (37.50%) J2SE
3 18 (37.50%) Servlets
3 18 (37.50%) Java EE
3 18 (37.50%) Grails
4 15 (31.25%) XSLT
4 15 (31.25%) J2EE
5 14 (29.17%) Web Services
6 13 (27.08%) XML Schema
7 12 (25.00%) EJB
8 11 (22.92%) DOM
9 8 (16.67%) RESTful
9 8 (16.67%) .NET
9 8 (16.67%) JSP
9 8 (16.67%) Middleware
9 8 (16.67%) JSON
10 7 (14.58%) JPA
10 7 (14.58%) JNDI
10 7 (14.58%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (10.42%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (37.50%) Windows
4 15 (31.25%) Android
5 2 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Scrum
4 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) TDD
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) EAI
8 2 (4.17%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) XPath
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.08%) Groovy
5 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
1 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) IBM
4 10 (20.83%) Atlassian
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
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