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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 130 155 112
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -43
Contract jobs citing JMS 21 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.26% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.06% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 12
Median daily rate £420 £500 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £453 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £565 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-42.72% +29.41%
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
945 1036 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.46% 24.49% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 670 472
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 14
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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
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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Merseyside +19 11 £425 -22.72%
Manchester -3 7 £416 -16.75% 3
Cheshire +11 2 £325 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 18 (56.25%) SOA
2 15 (46.88%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (40.63%) XML
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (37.50%) BPEL
6 11 (34.38%) B2B
7 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
8 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (25.00%) Spring
9 8 (25.00%) RESTful
10 7 (21.88%) Maven
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.63%) Mercurial
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) JSON
12 5 (15.63%) HTTP
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
12 5 (15.63%) REST
13 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 4 (12.50%) MySQL
13 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.50%) SOAP

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 14 (43.75%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) Jetty
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) CICS
5 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) AMQP
3 2 (6.25%) FTP
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 10 (31.25%) SOA Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Server Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.13%) SOA Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) XML
2 12 (37.50%) Web Services
3 8 (25.00%) RESTful
3 8 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) REST
5 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.50%) Node.js
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) J2EE
6 3 (9.38%) JAX-RS
6 3 (9.38%) JDBC
6 3 (9.38%) Spring Security
6 3 (9.38%) XML Messaging
7 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
7 2 (6.25%) EDIFACT
7 2 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (6.25%) Middleware
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) SOA
2 12 (37.50%) BPEL
3 11 (34.38%) B2B
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Microservices
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) ATDD
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) OOP
7 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Go
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP