The first table below looks at the demand for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 223 197 201
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs citing JMS 21 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.99% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £500 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +44.92%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2179 2108 2152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.10% 25.00% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1218 1135 1112
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 69 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.05 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JMS
England

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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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
Surrey +5 7 £900 +140.00%
Berkshire -12 7 £475 +11.76%
Hampshire -21 5 £394 +12.50%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (68.75%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) SOAP
2 17 (53.13%) SOA
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) REST
5 11 (34.38%) XML
6 10 (31.25%) JUnit
6 10 (31.25%) SAP
7 9 (28.13%) OO
7 9 (28.13%) Middleware
7 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (28.13%) Maven
7 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.00%) SAP PI
8 8 (25.00%) EAI
8 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.88%) Spring
9 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
10 6 (18.75%) Billing
10 6 (18.75%) Selenium
10 6 (18.75%) HTTP
10 6 (18.75%) MSMQ
10 6 (18.75%) CRM
10 6 (18.75%) .NET
10 6 (18.75%) J2EE
10 6 (18.75%) SQL

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) Liferay
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.13%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 2 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JUnit
2 9 (28.13%) Maven
3 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.75%) Selenium
4 6 (18.75%) Ant
5 5 (15.63%) Gradle
6 4 (12.50%) JBehave
7 2 (6.25%) FindBugs
7 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.25%) Checkstyle
8 1 (3.13%) JIRA
8 1 (3.13%) Toad
8 1 (3.13%) XMLSpy
8 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.13%) Subversion
8 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (18.75%) Billing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SOA Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Portal Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SAP PI Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) SOAP
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) REST
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 9 (28.13%) Middleware
5 8 (25.00%) SAP PI
6 7 (21.88%) Spring
7 6 (18.75%) MSMQ
7 6 (18.75%) .NET
7 6 (18.75%) J2EE
8 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
9 4 (12.50%) CCXML
9 4 (12.50%) EJB
9 4 (12.50%) JDBC
9 4 (12.50%) WSDL
9 4 (12.50%) XSD
9 4 (12.50%) VXML
10 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) SAP XI
10 3 (9.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) SOA
2 9 (28.13%) OO
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) EAI
4 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.38%) Demand Management
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
9 2 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) SAPscript
5 2 (6.25%) ABAP
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) XQuery
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) webMethods
4 4 (12.50%) Software AG
5 3 (9.38%) JBoss
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.13%) Sun