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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England / North West
Rank 126 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.52% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Median daily rate £350 £413 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
837 1052 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.86% 27.85% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 685 531
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 26
Median hourly rate £42.75 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.93 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £46.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 4 £350 -12.50% 5
Cheshire +24 3 £381 -10.29% 1
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for JMS.

1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) XML
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) Unix
5 8 (36.36%) MySQL
5 8 (36.36%) HTTP
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) JDBC
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 6 (27.27%) J2EE
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) SSL
7 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) REST
8 5 (22.73%) High Availability
8 5 (22.73%) IBM
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) JUnit
8 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 4 (18.18%) EDIFACT
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Jetty
4 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 6 (27.27%) SSL
3 4 (18.18%) FTP
3 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
4 2 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 2 (9.09%) EasyMock
4 2 (9.09%) JBehave
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Mockito
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
2 1 (4.55%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Product Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) JDBC
3 7 (31.82%) Spring
4 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) REST
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) EDIFACT
6 4 (18.18%) ODBC
6 4 (18.18%) RESTful
6 4 (18.18%) Servlets
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.64%) J2SE
7 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (9.09%) JMX
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) High Availability
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) API Design
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Management
7 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Capistrano
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Axway
4 3 (13.64%) Google
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) Chordiant
6 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
6 1 (4.55%) Kony
6 1 (4.55%) Yahoo!