The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 92 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing JMS 43 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.73% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.84% 3.79% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 13
Median daily rate £358 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +40.12%
JMS
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
629 634 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.36% 19.79% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 304 422
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the Scotland region.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Glasgow +9 25 £425 +13.33% 4
Edinburgh +13 15 £268 -43.68%
West Lothian - 2 £425 -
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JMS.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (82.26%) SQL
3 43 (69.35%) Spring
4 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (64.52%) Unix
5 38 (61.29%) Linux
5 38 (61.29%) DB2
6 37 (59.68%) Sybase
7 35 (56.45%) OO
7 35 (56.45%) OOD
8 34 (54.84%) J2SE
8 34 (54.84%) Relational Database
9 33 (53.23%) JUnit
10 32 (51.61%) RDBMS
11 31 (50.00%) Perl
11 31 (50.00%) Finance
12 29 (46.77%) SDLC
12 29 (46.77%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
14 25 (40.32%) XML
15 19 (30.65%) JBoss
15 19 (30.65%) Web Services
15 19 (30.65%) Oracle
16 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
17 15 (24.19%) Front Office
17 15 (24.19%) SOAP
17 15 (24.19%) Banking
18 14 (22.58%) XSD
19 13 (20.97%) Scrum
19 13 (20.97%) SOA

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (30.65%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) FTP
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (61.29%) DB2
2 34 (54.84%) Relational Database
3 32 (51.61%) RDBMS
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) JUnit
2 12 (19.35%) Maven
3 8 (12.90%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.29%) Subversion
5 4 (6.45%) JIRA
6 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
7 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.23%) Selenium
7 2 (3.23%) XMLSpy
8 1 (1.61%) Ant
8 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
General
1 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Banking
2 15 (24.19%) Front Office
3 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (88.71%) Developer
2 54 (87.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Integration Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Development Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Developer in Test
6 2 (3.23%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.61%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.61%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (1.61%) DB2 Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Designer
7 1 (1.61%) Integration Tester
7 1 (1.61%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (1.61%) Sybase Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) Spring
2 34 (54.84%) J2SE
3 25 (40.32%) XML
4 19 (30.65%) Web Services
5 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
6 15 (24.19%) SOAP
7 14 (22.58%) XSD
8 13 (20.97%) Java EE
9 12 (19.35%) XSLT
10 11 (17.74%) Drools
10 11 (17.74%) jBPM
10 11 (17.74%) JPA
11 8 (12.90%) HTML
12 7 (11.29%) JSF
13 6 (9.68%) Middleware
13 6 (9.68%) RESTful
14 5 (8.06%) JSON
14 5 (8.06%) REST
14 5 (8.06%) RichFaces
15 4 (6.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (9.68%) Equities
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) DataPower
5 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Unix
2 38 (61.29%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) OO
2 35 (56.45%) OOD
3 29 (46.77%) SDLC
4 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.97%) Scrum
5 13 (20.97%) SOA
6 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.13%) Database Tuning
7 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (12.90%) Open Source
9 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 6 (9.68%) Investment Management
10 6 (9.68%) Open Source Development
10 6 (9.68%) Wealth Management
11 5 (8.06%) Coaching
11 5 (8.06%) Kanban
11 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
12 4 (6.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (82.26%) SQL
3 31 (50.00%) Perl
4 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) C
6 3 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) HL7
1 2 (3.23%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Graphite
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Sybase
2 19 (30.65%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Reuters