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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 146 117 122
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing JMS 10 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.70% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 2.68% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 5
Average daily rate £325 £445 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +18.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £348 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1039 821 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.33% 26.08% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 532 419
Average daily rate £360 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 23 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £19.23 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 9 £325 -7.14% 3
Cheshire -10 1 - - 1
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) Java
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
3 10 (52.63%) XSLT
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) UML
5 7 (36.84%) SOAP
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
6 6 (31.58%) HTTP
6 6 (31.58%) XML Schema
6 6 (31.58%) XPath
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Maven
7 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
7 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) J2SE
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) SQL

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (10.53%) Hazelcast
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Log4j
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) XML
2 10 (52.63%) XSLT
3 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) J2EE
4 6 (31.58%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) XML Schema
5 5 (26.32%) J2SE
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (21.05%) EJB
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) JDBC
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) DHTML
7 3 (15.79%) DOM
7 3 (15.79%) JSP
7 3 (15.79%) Middleware
7 3 (15.79%) Servlets
7 3 (15.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) BPEL
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.79%) OOD
4 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) XPath
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter
5 1 (5.26%) Facebook
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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