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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 114 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing JMS 23 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.22% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 0.78% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
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£445 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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
796 765 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.30% 27.99% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 434 460
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.14 £21.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £40.00 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +8 14 £350 - 11
Cheshire - 6 £463 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 55 (96.49%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
3 29 (50.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (49.12%) Red Hat
5 27 (47.37%) Spring
6 26 (45.61%) XML
7 24 (42.11%) Tomcat
8 22 (38.60%) J2SE
8 22 (38.60%) Servlets
8 22 (38.60%) J2EE
8 22 (38.60%) Maven
8 22 (38.60%) Grails
9 21 (36.84%) Windows
9 21 (36.84%) HTTP
10 20 (35.09%) Eclipse
10 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
11 19 (33.33%) Java EE
11 19 (33.33%) Oracle
12 17 (29.82%) XSLT
12 17 (29.82%) Android
12 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (29.82%) Hazelcast
13 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database
14 15 (26.32%) XPath
14 15 (26.32%) IBM
14 15 (26.32%) XML Schema
15 14 (24.56%) Web Services
15 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
15 14 (24.56%) Finance
16 13 (22.81%) DOM

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 24 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
3 9 (15.79%) Confluence
3 9 (15.79%) CICS
4 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
4 8 (14.04%) JBoss
5 3 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (3.51%) Liferay
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) HTTP
2 12 (21.05%) AMQP
3 5 (8.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.26%) MQTT
4 3 (5.26%) FTP
5 2 (3.51%) ATM
6 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) Hazelcast
2 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.79%) DB2
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (7.02%) Big Data
6 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.51%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.75%) MS Access
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Maven
2 20 (35.09%) Eclipse
3 10 (17.54%) JIRA
3 10 (17.54%) Gradle
4 9 (15.79%) JUnit
5 8 (14.04%) Mercurial
6 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.77%) NetBeans
7 4 (7.02%) Subversion
7 4 (7.02%) Ant
7 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 39 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Designer
5 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Software Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.75%) ATM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Spring
2 26 (45.61%) XML
3 22 (38.60%) J2SE
3 22 (38.60%) Servlets
3 22 (38.60%) J2EE
3 22 (38.60%) Grails
4 19 (33.33%) Java EE
5 17 (29.82%) XSLT
6 15 (26.32%) XML Schema
7 14 (24.56%) Web Services
8 13 (22.81%) DOM
9 12 (21.05%) EJB
10 11 (19.30%) .NET
10 11 (19.30%) JDBC
10 11 (19.30%) JSP
11 10 (17.54%) JSON
11 10 (17.54%) JNDI
12 9 (15.79%) SAX
12 9 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
1 9 (15.79%) Mainframe
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.28%) Open Source
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Linux
2 29 (50.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Windows
4 17 (29.82%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Migration
7 6 (10.53%) SOA
8 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
9 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.02%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) User Stories
9 4 (7.02%) MapReduce
10 3 (5.26%) EAI
10 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.51%) MVC
11 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) XPath
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) MCPD
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Vagrant
1 4 (7.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Red Hat
2 19 (33.33%) Oracle
3 15 (26.32%) IBM
4 10 (17.54%) Atlassian
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
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