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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 105 128 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Contract jobs citing JMS 16 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.21% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 1.02% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 14
Median daily rate £340 £538 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.74% +40.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £405 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £420 £419
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +0.29%
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
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
550 590 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.90% 20.58% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 341 442
Median daily rate £375 £358 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
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 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 8 December 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 8 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
Edinburgh +30 8 £340 - 2
Glasgow - 8 £350 - 3
JMS
UK

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JMS.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (66.18%) SQL
4 41 (60.29%) XML
5 40 (58.82%) Web Services
6 34 (50.00%) SOAP
6 34 (50.00%) SOA
7 33 (48.53%) JBoss
8 32 (47.06%) XSLT
8 32 (47.06%) Oracle
9 28 (41.18%) Java EE
10 27 (39.71%) Linux
11 26 (38.24%) Spring
12 25 (36.76%) Scrum
12 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (36.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 25 (36.76%) Oracle Database
13 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
13 23 (33.82%) JUnit
13 23 (33.82%) DB2
14 22 (32.35%) Unix
14 22 (32.35%) Finance
15 21 (30.88%) Maven
16 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
16 20 (29.41%) Sybase
17 19 (27.94%) HTML
18 18 (26.47%) JPA
18 18 (26.47%) REST
19 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
19 17 (25.00%) Drools

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 33 (48.53%) JBoss
2 25 (36.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.29%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle Database
2 23 (33.82%) DB2
3 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (23.53%) RDBMS
5 7 (10.29%) MySQL
6 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) JUnit
2 21 (30.88%) Maven
3 16 (23.53%) JIRA
4 15 (22.06%) Eclipse
5 14 (20.59%) Subversion
6 10 (14.71%) SoapUI
7 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
8 5 (7.35%) Ant
9 4 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (5.88%) Gradle
10 3 (4.41%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.94%) Log4j
11 2 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Front Office
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (88.24%) Developer
1 60 (88.24%) Java Developer
2 8 (11.76%) Developer in Test
3 6 (8.82%) Integration Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Consultant
6 2 (2.94%) Development Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (1.47%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (60.29%) XML
2 40 (58.82%) Web Services
3 34 (50.00%) SOAP
4 32 (47.06%) XSLT
5 28 (41.18%) Java EE
6 26 (38.24%) Spring
7 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
8 19 (27.94%) HTML
9 18 (26.47%) JPA
9 18 (26.47%) REST
10 17 (25.00%) Drools
10 17 (25.00%) jBPM
10 17 (25.00%) XSD
11 16 (23.53%) J2SE
12 14 (20.59%) JSF
13 12 (17.65%) RichFaces
14 11 (16.18%) JSON
15 8 (11.76%) JDBC
16 7 (10.29%) Spring Batch
17 5 (7.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 22 (32.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) SOA
3 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (36.76%) Scrum
4 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 17 (25.00%) TDD
6 15 (22.06%) OO
6 15 (22.06%) OOD
6 15 (22.06%) Open Source
7 13 (19.12%) Open Source Development
7 13 (19.12%) SDLC
8 10 (14.71%) Coaching
8 10 (14.71%) Kanban
8 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.24%) Defect Management
9 9 (13.24%) Multithreading
9 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.24%) User Stories
10 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (66.18%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) Perl
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 9 (13.24%) C
6 9 (13.24%) Python
7 7 (10.29%) XPath
7 7 (10.29%) XQuery
8 5 (7.35%) Groovy
9 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
1 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Graphite
1 1 (1.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Oracle
2 20 (29.41%) Sybase
3 17 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Reuters
6 2 (2.94%) Misys
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft