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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 107 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing JMS 33 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 0.72% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 5
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£345 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £292 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £344 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
- -14.79%
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
803 830 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.89% 29.07% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 448 543
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 28
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.69 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Manchester +14 25 £325 +2.36% 7
Cheshire +8 4 £420 -
Merseyside - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) Spring
3 19 (44.19%) Linux
4 17 (39.53%) XML
5 16 (37.21%) Java EE
6 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
6 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
7 14 (32.56%) J2EE
8 13 (30.23%) XSLT
8 13 (30.23%) Servlets
8 13 (30.23%) Web Services
8 13 (30.23%) Windows
8 13 (30.23%) J2SE
8 13 (30.23%) Android
8 13 (30.23%) Grails
8 13 (30.23%) Maven
8 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
8 13 (30.23%) Hazelcast
9 12 (27.91%) HTTP
9 12 (27.91%) IBM
10 11 (25.58%) XML Schema
10 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
10 11 (25.58%) Oracle
10 11 (25.58%) EJB
10 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
10 11 (25.58%) XPath
11 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
2 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
3 7 (16.28%) JBoss
3 7 (16.28%) Confluence
4 5 (11.63%) CICS
5 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.65%) Liferay
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) AMQP
3 2 (4.65%) FTP
4 1 (2.33%) SMS
4 1 (2.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) Hazelcast
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.63%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) MS Access
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Maven
2 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
3 8 (18.60%) JIRA
3 8 (18.60%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) Gradle
4 6 (13.95%) NetBeans
5 4 (9.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) Mockito
6 1 (2.33%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Designer
5 5 (11.63%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.33%) J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) Spring
2 17 (39.53%) XML
3 16 (37.21%) Java EE
4 14 (32.56%) J2EE
5 13 (30.23%) Servlets
5 13 (30.23%) XSLT
5 13 (30.23%) J2SE
5 13 (30.23%) Grails
5 13 (30.23%) Web Services
6 11 (25.58%) XML Schema
6 11 (25.58%) EJB
7 10 (23.26%) DOM
8 9 (20.93%) JSP
8 9 (20.93%) JPA
8 9 (20.93%) Middleware
8 9 (20.93%) RESTful
9 8 (18.60%) JAX-RS
9 8 (18.60%) JNDI
9 8 (18.60%) JDBC
9 8 (18.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.63%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (30.23%) Android
3 13 (30.23%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
4 5 (11.63%) SOA
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) EAI
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Website Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) ETL
8 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) XPath
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
4 1 (2.33%) Scala
4 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.91%) IBM
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Atlassian
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) FatWire
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Endeca
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