The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 205 224 187
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Contract jobs citing JMS 52 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 1.02% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 31
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £900 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £356 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+26.11% -17.36%
JMS
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2383 2167 2079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.03% 24.19% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1219 1102
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.00 £22.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Hampshire +14 18 £413 +4.76% 2
Berkshire +10 13 £450 +5.88% 5
Surrey +7 10 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - 5 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £480 -
Kent -4 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 71 (73.96%) Java
2 69 (71.88%) XML
3 64 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (40.63%) SOAP
5 37 (38.54%) Web Services
6 36 (37.50%) SOA
7 33 (34.38%) Maven
8 32 (33.33%) Oracle
9 30 (31.25%) WSDL
10 29 (30.21%) JUnit
10 29 (30.21%) Scrum
11 28 (29.17%) REST
12 27 (28.13%) J2EE
13 25 (26.04%) HTML
13 25 (26.04%) Linux
13 25 (26.04%) HTTP
13 25 (26.04%) Spring
14 24 (25.00%) IBM
14 24 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 24 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (20.83%) DataPower
15 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
15 20 (20.83%) Windows
15 20 (20.83%) JSP
15 20 (20.83%) DB2
16 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
16 19 (19.79%) Finance
16 19 (19.79%) Ant
16 19 (19.79%) High Availability
17 18 (18.75%) Big Data

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 24 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (15.63%) JBoss
3 14 (14.58%) WebLogic
4 11 (11.46%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.17%) Confluence
7 3 (3.13%) Mule
7 3 (3.13%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.04%) Jetty
9 1 (1.04%) Apache
9 1 (1.04%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) RoboHelp
1 15 (15.63%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.04%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) SaaS
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.04%) HTTP
2 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 4 (4.17%) AMQP
4 3 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (1.04%) FTP
5 1 (1.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.04%) SSH
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) DB2
2 18 (18.75%) Big Data
3 14 (14.58%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (34.38%) Maven
2 29 (30.21%) JUnit
3 19 (19.79%) Ant
4 14 (14.58%) Gradle
5 12 (12.50%) Selenium
6 10 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (10.42%) Checkstyle
6 10 (10.42%) Eclipse
6 10 (10.42%) FindBugs
7 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.29%) Subversion
8 6 (6.25%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.17%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.17%) ANTLR
9 4 (4.17%) JIRA
9 4 (4.17%) VisualVM
9 4 (4.17%) YourKit
10 2 (2.08%) Gerrit
10 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.04%) jMock
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (56.25%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Author
3 15 (15.63%) Technical Author
4 8 (8.33%) Consultant
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Developer
7 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Designer
9 3 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Architect
10 2 (2.08%) Integration Architect
10 2 (2.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Technical Author
10 2 (2.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (71.88%) XML
2 39 (40.63%) SOAP
3 37 (38.54%) Web Services
4 30 (31.25%) WSDL
5 28 (29.17%) REST
6 27 (28.13%) J2EE
7 25 (26.04%) HTML
7 25 (26.04%) Spring
8 20 (20.83%) JSP
9 18 (18.75%) JSON
10 17 (17.71%) Middleware
11 16 (16.67%) Ajax
11 16 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (16.67%) XSD
12 14 (14.58%) XSLT
12 14 (14.58%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (13.54%) Apache Camel
14 12 (12.50%) EJB
15 10 (10.42%) CSS
15 10 (10.42%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) DataPower
2 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (10.42%) Clustering
4 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.21%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.08%) Derivative
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.04%) Linux
2 20 (20.83%) Windows
3 9 (9.38%) AIX
3 9 (9.38%) Solaris
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) SOA
3 29 (30.21%) Scrum
4 24 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
5 19 (19.79%) High Availability
6 17 (17.71%) Low Latency
7 16 (16.67%) UML
8 13 (13.54%) Open Source
9 10 (10.42%) OO
10 9 (9.38%) TDD
11 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.33%) ITIL
11 8 (8.33%) ITSM
12 6 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (6.25%) Software Delivery
13 5 (5.21%) SDLC
13 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.17%) Code Coverage
14 4 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.96%) Java
2 18 (18.75%) SQL
3 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.42%) XQuery
4 10 (10.42%) XPath
5 8 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (5.21%) Python
7 4 (4.17%) C#
8 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) IBM Certification
2 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.17%) Puppet
3 3 (3.13%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Oracle
2 24 (25.00%) IBM
3 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.13%) webMethods
6 1 (1.04%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) Software AG
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) MuleSoft
Winchester, Hampshire
J & C Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago