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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 74 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing JMS 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 0.47% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £328 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% -
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
Berkshire

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
234 212 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.05% 24.28% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 128 145
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) IBM
1 11 (84.62%) WebSphere
1 11 (84.62%) DataPower
2 10 (76.92%) HTTP
2 10 (76.92%) SSL
2 10 (76.92%) Middleware
3 9 (69.23%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (53.85%) Clustering
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) AIX
5 6 (46.15%) Solaris
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) DB2
5 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) IBM Certification
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Cryptography
6 4 (30.77%) SSH
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) CA
6 4 (30.77%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (30.77%) FTP

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) HTTP
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) FTP
2 4 (30.77%) LDAP
2 4 (30.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Build Forge
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Middleware
2 9 (69.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (46.15%) REST
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) JAX-WS
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) DataPower
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
2 7 (53.85%) Clustering
3 6 (46.15%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) AIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Axiom Software Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: Yesterday