The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 57 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing JMS 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.29% 2.03% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £39.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+40.12% -21.50%
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
227 197 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.28% 22.29% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 94 113
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMS across the Reading region.

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 21 (84.00%) IBM
2 20 (80.00%) DataPower
3 18 (72.00%) High Availability
3 18 (72.00%) WebSphere
4 16 (64.00%) DB2
5 15 (60.00%) HTTP
5 15 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (48.00%) Linux
7 11 (44.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) AIX
7 11 (44.00%) Solaris
7 11 (44.00%) SOAP
7 11 (44.00%) XML
7 11 (44.00%) Clustering
7 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) WSDL
8 10 (40.00%) Big Data
8 10 (40.00%) Low Latency
8 10 (40.00%) IBM Certification
9 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (28.00%) Middleware
12 4 (16.00%) Finance
12 4 (16.00%) Java
13 3 (12.00%) Web Services
13 3 (12.00%) UNIX
13 3 (12.00%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 18 (72.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) DB2
2 10 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Designer
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) WSDL
4 7 (28.00%) Middleware
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) EJB
6 2 (8.00%) Java EE
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (4.00%) JPA
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) JSP
7 1 (4.00%) Servlets
7 1 (4.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) XSD
7 1 (4.00%) XSL
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) DataPower
2 11 (44.00%) Clustering
3 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) AIX
2 11 (44.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) High Availability
2 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) JVM Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) XPath
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Google