The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 96 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing JMS 32 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.16% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 3.82% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £290 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
757 759 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.65% 30.35% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 405 289
Average daily rate £370 £338 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 19
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 20 £413 -8.33%
Edinburgh -4 9 £375 +36.98% 1
Perth and Kinross - - - -
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 57 (98.28%) Java
2 44 (75.86%) Spring
3 40 (68.97%) XML
4 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (63.79%) Relational Database
5 35 (60.34%) SQL
6 31 (53.45%) UNIX
7 30 (51.72%) OO
8 28 (48.28%) Banking
9 27 (46.55%) Perl
10 24 (41.38%) J2EE
10 24 (41.38%) JDBC
10 24 (41.38%) WebSphere
10 24 (41.38%) iBATIS
10 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
11 23 (39.66%) Oracle
11 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
12 22 (37.93%) PL/SQL
12 22 (37.93%) JSP
12 22 (37.93%) CSS
12 22 (37.93%) Struts
12 22 (37.93%) Finance
12 22 (37.93%) MVC
12 22 (37.93%) Spring Web Flow
12 22 (37.93%) Ajax
13 21 (36.21%) Selenium
13 21 (36.21%) Web Services
14 20 (34.48%) XSLT
14 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
14 20 (34.48%) GWT

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (41.38%) WebSphere
2 18 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.17%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.72%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (63.79%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.07%) DB2
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Selenium
2 20 (34.48%) CruiseControl
3 13 (22.41%) JUnit
4 5 (8.62%) FitNesse
5 4 (6.90%) Subversion
6 3 (5.17%) Mockito
7 2 (3.45%) jMock
8 1 (1.72%) Gradle
8 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.72%) JMeter
8 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (48.28%) Banking
2 22 (37.93%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Front Office
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 48 (82.76%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Leader
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (1.72%) Consultant
4 1 (1.72%) Development Specialist
4 1 (1.72%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (75.86%) Spring
2 40 (68.97%) XML
3 24 (41.38%) J2EE
3 24 (41.38%) JDBC
3 24 (41.38%) iBATIS
4 22 (37.93%) JSP
4 22 (37.93%) CSS
4 22 (37.93%) Struts
4 22 (37.93%) Spring Web Flow
4 22 (37.93%) Ajax
5 21 (36.21%) Web Services
6 20 (34.48%) XSLT
6 20 (34.48%) GWT
6 20 (34.48%) Spring MVC
7 14 (24.14%) SOAP
8 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
9 8 (13.79%) XML Schema
10 7 (12.07%) REST
11 6 (10.34%) J2SE
12 4 (6.90%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.45%) DataPower
3 2 (3.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) UNIX
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) OO
3 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
4 22 (37.93%) MVC
5 20 (34.48%) Web Application Development
6 10 (17.24%) TDD
7 9 (15.52%) SOA
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.34%) OOD
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.34%) Database Tuning
11 5 (8.62%) Pair Programming
12 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (6.90%) ETL
13 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
13 3 (5.17%) UML
14 2 (3.45%) Process Management
14 2 (3.45%) BDD
14 2 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 57 (98.28%) Java
2 35 (60.34%) SQL
3 27 (46.55%) Perl
4 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
5 22 (37.93%) PL/SQL
6 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) ClojureScript
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) Groovy
7 1 (1.72%) Clojure
7 1 (1.72%) COBOL
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) IBM
3 6 (10.34%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (3.45%) Kony
5 1 (1.72%) CA
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