The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
Rank 350 364 374
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing JMS 262 287 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 1.96% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 198 131
Median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14205 14607 14048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10043 9256
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.07 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JMS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMS within the UK.

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS within the UK.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JMS
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England 0 230 £510 +13.33% 82
London -39 114 £550 +15.78% 45
South East +27 58 £513 +33.11% 10
Scotland +32 24 £375 +32.80% 5
City of London -3 19 £625 +13.63% 15
South West +14 18 £475 - 1
Surrey +6 14 £575 +36.90% 1
Hampshire +6 14 - - 4
East of England - 13 £463 - 7
Glasgow +3 11 £358 +39.51% 4
West Sussex -2 10 £512 +60.62%
Worthing - 10 £512 -
Yorkshire +23 9 £525 +116.49% 4
West Yorkshire +17 8 £525 +90.90% 2
North West +10 7 £350 -15.15% 7
Camberley +1 7 £550 +4.76% 1
Milton Keynes 0 7 £340 -4.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £340 -4.22% 1
Bristol - 7 £538 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £500 - 1
Essex - 7 £481 - 3
East Midlands +4 6 £400 -11.11% 6
Leeds +4 6 £525 +90.90% 2
Edinburgh - 6 £400 - 1
Moray - 6 £400 -
Guildford - 5 £600 -
Manchester +7 4 £350 -12.50% 5
Oxford - 4 £500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £481 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £463 - 1

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for JMS.

1 493 (85.89%) Java
2 327 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (48.43%) Web Services
4 272 (47.39%) Spring
5 254 (44.25%) XML
6 249 (43.38%) SQL
7 244 (42.51%) Linux
8 233 (40.59%) SOAP
9 228 (39.72%) REST
10 204 (35.54%) Oracle
11 187 (32.58%) Maven
12 177 (30.84%) TDD
13 172 (29.97%) JavaScript
14 170 (29.62%) Git (software)
15 162 (28.22%) Unix
16 158 (27.53%) Hibernate
17 155 (27.00%) J2EE
18 151 (26.31%) Scrum
19 146 (25.44%) Finance
20 143 (24.91%) JUnit
20 143 (24.91%) SOA
21 141 (24.56%) Jenkins
22 139 (24.22%) HTML
23 132 (23.00%) JIRA
24 129 (22.47%) JDBC
25 128 (22.30%) XSLT
25 128 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
26 113 (19.69%) JSON
27 110 (19.16%) Banking
28 106 (18.47%) BDD

JMS
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 105 (18.29%) WebSphere
2 99 (17.25%) WebLogic
3 75 (13.07%) JBoss
4 74 (12.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 73 (12.72%) Apache
6 68 (11.85%) Tomcat
7 44 (7.67%) Confluence
8 39 (6.79%) Apache Spark
9 37 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 28 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
11 25 (4.36%) Mule
12 23 (4.01%) CMS
13 13 (2.26%) ATG Dynamo
13 13 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (2.09%) Mule ESB
15 11 (1.92%) MQSeries
15 11 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
15 11 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
16 10 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
17 9 (1.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS Office
2 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (5.75%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.35%) Murex MxG2000
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (2.79%) Amazon Kinesis
4 13 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.74%) GitHub
6 9 (1.57%) PaaS
7 8 (1.39%) IaaS
8 5 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.87%) Bluemix
8 5 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.70%) Boomi
9 4 (0.70%) iPaaS
9 4 (0.70%) SaaS
10 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 60 (10.45%) HTTP
2 18 (3.14%) FTP
2 18 (3.14%) LDAP
3 17 (2.96%) Internet
4 14 (2.44%) AMQP
5 12 (2.09%) HTTPS
5 12 (2.09%) SSL
6 7 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.87%) SNMP
8 4 (0.70%) Firewall
9 1 (0.17%) Broadband
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.17%) DMZ
9 1 (0.17%) DNS
9 1 (0.17%) MPLS
9 1 (0.17%) OSPF
9 1 (0.17%) PBX
9 1 (0.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
9 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (17.77%) Relational Database
2 70 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 65 (11.32%) Big Data
4 61 (10.63%) Hadoop
5 55 (9.58%) SQL Server
6 54 (9.41%) NoSQL
7 52 (9.06%) MongoDB
8 51 (8.89%) DB2
8 51 (8.89%) MySQL
9 42 (7.32%) RDBMS
10 33 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (4.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (4.01%) Oracle Database 12c
13 22 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (3.66%) Apache Hive
15 17 (2.96%) Parquet
16 13 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (2.09%) KDB
18 11 (1.92%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 187 (32.58%) Maven
2 170 (29.62%) Git (software)
3 143 (24.91%) JUnit
4 141 (24.56%) Jenkins
5 132 (23.00%) JIRA
6 97 (16.90%) Mockito
7 77 (13.41%) Subversion
8 74 (12.89%) Ant
9 58 (10.10%) Gradle
10 54 (9.41%) Eclipse
11 50 (8.71%) TeamCity
12 45 (7.84%) Spock
13 40 (6.97%) Cucumber
14 35 (6.10%) Selenium
15 25 (4.36%) SoapUI
16 23 (4.01%) Log4j
17 19 (3.31%) Hudson
18 13 (2.26%) EasyMock
19 12 (2.09%) Sonatype Nexus
20 11 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 146 (25.44%) Finance
2 110 (19.16%) Banking
3 32 (5.57%) Investment Banking
4 27 (4.70%) Front Office
5 16 (2.79%) Retail
6 13 (2.26%) Back Office
7 12 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.57%) Marketing
9 7 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.05%) Advertising
10 6 (1.05%) Electronics
10 6 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.87%) Billing
11 5 (0.87%) Law
12 4 (0.70%) Games
12 4 (0.70%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 401 (69.86%) Developer
2 300 (52.26%) Java Developer
3 126 (21.95%) Senior Developer
4 98 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 53 (9.23%) Architect
6 24 (4.18%) Agile Developer
7 22 (3.83%) Agile Java Developer
7 22 (3.83%) Java Engineer
8 20 (3.48%) Software Engineer
9 19 (3.31%) Data Engineer
10 18 (3.14%) Integration Developer
11 17 (2.96%) Angular Developer
11 17 (2.96%) Lead Developer
12 16 (2.79%) Consultant
13 15 (2.61%) Java Architect
14 13 (2.26%) Digital Developer
14 13 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (2.26%) UI Developer
15 11 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (1.74%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (48.43%) Web Services
2 272 (47.39%) Spring
3 254 (44.25%) XML
4 233 (40.59%) SOAP
5 228 (39.72%) REST
6 158 (27.53%) Hibernate
7 155 (27.00%) J2EE
8 139 (24.22%) HTML
9 129 (22.47%) JDBC
10 128 (22.30%) XSLT
11 113 (19.69%) JSON
12 101 (17.60%) Java EE
13 98 (17.07%) CSS
14 97 (16.90%) EJB
15 89 (15.51%) JSP
16 82 (14.29%) XSD
17 81 (14.11%) AngularJS
18 75 (13.07%) Servlets
19 74 (12.89%) jQuery
20 66 (11.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.57%) Derivative
4 29 (5.05%) User Experience
5 19 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.31%) Equities
6 16 (2.79%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
7 11 (1.92%) iPad
8 9 (1.57%) Wiki
9 7 (1.22%) Clustering
10 5 (0.87%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.87%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.70%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 244 (42.51%) Linux
2 162 (28.22%) Unix
3 34 (5.92%) Windows
4 27 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.57%) HPUX
5 9 (1.57%) Solaris
6 5 (0.87%) VMS
7 3 (0.52%) CentOS
7 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (30.84%) TDD
3 151 (26.31%) Scrum
4 143 (24.91%) SOA
5 128 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
6 106 (18.47%) BDD
7 86 (14.98%) MVC
8 80 (13.94%) Unit Testing
9 79 (13.76%) OO
10 72 (12.54%) Microservices
11 60 (10.45%) E-Commerce
12 53 (9.23%) Multithreading
12 53 (9.23%) Software Engineering
13 52 (9.06%) UML
14 46 (8.01%) SDLC
15 44 (7.67%) Open Source
16 41 (7.14%) High Availability
16 41 (7.14%) Mentoring
17 40 (6.97%) Refactoring
18 39 (6.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 493 (85.89%) Java
2 249 (43.38%) SQL
3 172 (29.97%) JavaScript
4 77 (13.41%) Shell Script
5 70 (12.20%) Python
6 58 (10.10%) PL/SQL
7 55 (9.58%) XPath
8 50 (8.71%) Korn
9 47 (8.19%) Perl
10 41 (7.14%) Scala
11 34 (5.92%) C#
12 26 (4.53%) Bash Shell
13 22 (3.83%) R
14 15 (2.61%) Groovy
14 15 (2.61%) PHP
14 15 (2.61%) VB.NET
15 12 (2.09%) C++
16 11 (1.92%) C
17 10 (1.74%) Ruby
17 10 (1.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (7.14%) Degree
2 35 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.14%) DV Cleared
4 12 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.70%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.52%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.52%) ISEB
6 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.52%) MCPD
6 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.52%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.57%) QA
2 26 (4.53%) FATCA
3 6 (1.05%) PA-DSS
3 6 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.70%) MiFID
5 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.35%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (4.53%) Docker
2 4 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.52%) HDFS
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Gluster
4 1 (0.17%) iptables
4 1 (0.17%) NDS
4 1 (0.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.17%) NFS
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (3.31%) Ansible
2 18 (3.14%) Puppet
3 15 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.57%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.87%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.87%) Nagios
6 4 (0.70%) CloudHub
7 3 (0.52%) Mesos
8 1 (0.17%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.17%) Control-M
8 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.17%) MOM
8 1 (0.17%) Netcool
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 204 (35.54%) Oracle
2 64 (11.15%) IBM
3 54 (9.41%) Solace
4 44 (7.67%) MuleSoft
5 35 (6.10%) Sybase
6 31 (5.40%) ATG
6 31 (5.40%) TIBCO
7 28 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.79%) Atlassian
8 16 (2.79%) SAP
9 11 (1.92%) Google
10 10 (1.74%) WSO2
11 9 (1.57%) Murex
12 7 (1.22%) Fidessa
12 7 (1.22%) Misys
12 7 (1.22%) VMware
13 6 (1.05%) CA
13 6 (1.05%) Informatica
13 6 (1.05%) Teradata
14 5 (0.87%) Guidewire
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago