The first table below looks at the demand for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 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 West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 127 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Contract jobs citing JMS 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.19% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.76% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
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£300 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +8.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
836 528 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.36% 24.78% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 364 337
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
JMS
England

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Gloucestershire - 4 £200 -
Dorset +5 1 - -
Bristol - - - - 3
Wiltshire - - - -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (52.17%) Java
1 12 (52.17%) SOAP
2 10 (43.48%) SOA
3 9 (39.13%) Web Services
4 8 (34.78%) RUP
4 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (34.78%) EJB
4 8 (34.78%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) UML
6 6 (26.09%) JBoss
6 6 (26.09%) JPA
6 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Clustering
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Maven
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) GWT

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Integration Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) SOAP
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) EJB
4 6 (26.09%) JPA
4 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (17.39%) GWT
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) J2EE
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) Middleware
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) REST
6 3 (13.04%) WebSockets
6 3 (13.04%) HornetQ
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) SOA
2 8 (34.78%) OO
2 8 (34.78%) RUP
3 7 (30.43%) UML
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) SEO
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) B2B
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) JBoss
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.04%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Facebook
4 2 (8.70%) Twitter
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore