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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 142 149 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing JMS 15 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 1.03% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 14
Median daily rate £430 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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
981 971 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.14% 23.45% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 587 526
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -11.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Manchester +11 12 £435 +39.20% 1
Cheshire +14 1 - - 1
Merseyside +5 1 £338 -25.00%
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 19 (54.29%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) XML
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 15 (42.86%) SOA
5 13 (37.14%) Web Services
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (31.43%) Spring
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (25.71%) BPEL
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) B2B
9 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) MySQL
10 7 (20.00%) RESTful
10 7 (20.00%) TDD
11 6 (17.14%) JSON
11 6 (17.14%) Maven
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (17.14%) HTTP
11 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
11 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.29%) JAX-RS

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 13 (37.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
4 5 (14.29%) Jetty
4 5 (14.29%) nginx
4 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
6 3 (8.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (5.71%) JBoss
8 1 (2.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 5 (14.29%) AMQP
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.71%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.86%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) JBehave
6 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) Mockito
6 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Front Office
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 8 (22.86%) SOA Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) XML
2 13 (37.14%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) Spring
4 7 (20.00%) RESTful
5 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) JSON
6 5 (14.29%) JAX-RS
6 5 (14.29%) Node.js
6 5 (14.29%) REST
6 5 (14.29%) Spring Security
7 4 (11.43%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (8.57%) CSS
8 3 (8.57%) HTML
8 3 (8.57%) J2EE
8 3 (8.57%) J2SE
8 3 (8.57%) JDBC
8 3 (8.57%) Middleware
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (8.57%) Servlets
8 3 (8.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) SOA
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) BPEL
4 8 (22.86%) B2B
5 7 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) BDD
6 5 (14.29%) High Availability
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) UML
9 2 (5.71%) ATDD
9 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) Microservices
9 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.86%) Sybase