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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 203 194 206
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing JMS 47 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 1.70% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 19
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -22.16%
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
2293 2231 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.59% 25.95% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1305 1173
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 58 87
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Berkshire +17 13 £406 +15.98% 3
Hampshire -15 10 £350 -6.66% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £488 - 2
Surrey -9 2 - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 54 (79.41%) Java
2 48 (70.59%) SOA
3 40 (58.82%) XML
4 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (48.53%) Oracle
6 31 (45.59%) Spring
7 27 (39.71%) SQL
8 26 (38.24%) J2EE
9 25 (36.76%) Middleware
9 25 (36.76%) REST
10 24 (35.29%) Maven
10 24 (35.29%) SOAP
10 24 (35.29%) Linux
11 22 (32.35%) Ajax
12 21 (30.88%) Scrum
13 19 (27.94%) WebLogic
14 18 (26.47%) Ant
14 18 (26.47%) XSLT
14 18 (26.47%) OO
14 18 (26.47%) JSF
15 17 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
15 17 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 17 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
15 17 (25.00%) HTTP
15 17 (25.00%) Web Services
15 17 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
16 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
17 15 (22.06%) WebSphere
17 15 (22.06%) XPath
17 15 (22.06%) Oracle Fusion

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (27.94%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (22.06%) WebSphere
4 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (10.29%) Apache
5 6 (8.82%) JBoss
6 2 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.94%) Liferay
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.47%) Node.js
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.94%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) HTTP
2 9 (13.24%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) SDH
3 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.41%) MPLS
4 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 2 (2.94%) VoIP
4 2 (2.94%) IPv4
4 2 (2.94%) IPv6
5 1 (1.47%) DMZ
5 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (35.29%) Maven
2 18 (26.47%) Ant
3 15 (22.06%) JUnit
4 7 (10.29%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.29%) Selenium
5 6 (8.82%) Gradle
6 4 (5.88%) JBehave
7 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.41%) FindBugs
7 3 (4.41%) Checkstyle
7 3 (4.41%) Toad
8 2 (2.94%) XMLSpy
8 2 (2.94%) jMock
8 2 (2.94%) Hudson
9 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.82%) Billing
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) XML
2 31 (45.59%) Spring
3 26 (38.24%) J2EE
4 25 (36.76%) Middleware
4 25 (36.76%) REST
5 24 (35.29%) SOAP
6 22 (32.35%) Ajax
7 18 (26.47%) JSF
7 18 (26.47%) XSLT
8 17 (25.00%) Web Services
8 17 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
9 15 (22.06%) WSDL
9 15 (22.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (11.76%) Apache Camel
11 7 (10.29%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.29%) .NET
12 6 (8.82%) MSMQ
12 6 (8.82%) SAP PI
13 5 (7.35%) Java EE
14 4 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.82%) Open Source
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) DataPower
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (70.59%) SOA
2 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) Scrum
4 18 (26.47%) OO
5 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (17.65%) OOP
7 12 (17.65%) TDD
8 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
8 11 (16.18%) ITIL
8 11 (16.18%) UML
9 8 (11.76%) EAI
9 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 8 (11.76%) SysML
10 6 (8.82%) Requirements Management
10 6 (8.82%) Release Management
10 6 (8.82%) Test Management
10 6 (8.82%) CRM
10 6 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) Java
2 27 (39.71%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) XPath
3 15 (22.06%) XQuery
4 14 (20.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) C
9 1 (1.47%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) IBM
3 11 (16.18%) Software AG
4 8 (11.76%) SAP
5 6 (8.82%) webMethods
6 3 (4.41%) MetaSolv
6 3 (4.41%) Cramer
6 3 (4.41%) BEA
7 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (1.47%) Pega
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £340 - £360 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
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Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Caci
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £320 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago