The table below looks at the statistics for JMX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMX over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Management Extensions (JMX)
Rank 621 627 603
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs citing JMX 19 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.014% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.054% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 16
Average daily rate £525 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £465 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £594 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £550 £405
% change year-on-year
-34.09% +35.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15412 14935 14816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 26.79% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9676 9667
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 199 203
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

JMX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JMX
Daily Rate Trend

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

JMX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JMX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMX within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

JMX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JMX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

JMX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JMX
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMX within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -10 19 £525 -5.40%
London -3 16 £525 -5.40%
City of London +44 4 £506 +6.57%
Manchester - 2 £325 -
North West - 2 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
South East - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -

JMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JMX 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 JMX.

1 60 (88.24%) Java
2 39 (57.35%) JMS
3 38 (55.88%) Web Services
4 30 (44.12%) SQL
4 30 (44.12%) Oracle
5 28 (41.18%) JSP
6 25 (36.76%) SOAP
7 24 (35.29%) JDBC
8 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
8 23 (33.82%) Content Management
9 22 (32.35%) Spring
9 22 (32.35%) Banking
10 21 (30.88%) J2EE
10 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
11 20 (29.41%) XML
11 20 (29.41%) Hibernate
12 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.94%) WebLogic
12 19 (27.94%) High Availability
13 18 (26.47%) REST
13 18 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (26.47%) Servlets
14 17 (25.00%) HTML
14 17 (25.00%) Apache
14 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
16 15 (22.06%) Nagios
17 14 (20.59%) Web Development
17 14 (20.59%) QA
18 13 (19.12%) Puppet

JMX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JMX 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 JMX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (27.94%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.00%) Apache
3 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 13 (19.12%) JBoss
4 13 (19.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (16.18%) CMS
6 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.88%) Jetty
7 4 (5.88%) Node.js
8 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.94%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
2 4 (5.88%) IMAP
2 4 (5.88%) SMTP
2 4 (5.88%) SNMP
3 3 (4.41%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) DMZ
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
3 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.24%) Neo4j
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (11.76%) PowerCenter
5 7 (10.29%) MySQL
5 7 (10.29%) Redis
6 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.88%) Couchbase
7 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.94%) UniData
10 1 (1.47%) BODI
10 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.47%) DTS
10 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) JMeter
1 9 (13.24%) Maven
1 9 (13.24%) VisualVM
2 8 (11.76%) JDeveloper
3 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
3 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 5 (7.35%) JUnit
5 4 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.88%) jMock
5 4 (5.88%) Log4j
5 4 (5.88%) Mockito
5 4 (5.88%) Subversion
5 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.94%) JBehave
6 2 (2.94%) Selenium
6 2 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (32.35%) Banking
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Front Office
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Architect
3 12 (17.65%) Release Manager
4 11 (16.18%) Consultant
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 8 (11.76%) SOA Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (1.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Real Time Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Scala Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.47%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (57.35%) JMS
2 38 (55.88%) Web Services
3 28 (41.18%) JSP
4 25 (36.76%) SOAP
5 24 (35.29%) JDBC
6 22 (32.35%) Spring
7 21 (30.88%) J2EE
8 20 (29.41%) Hibernate
8 20 (29.41%) XML
9 18 (26.47%) REST
9 18 (26.47%) Servlets
10 17 (25.00%) HTML
11 13 (19.12%) Struts
12 12 (17.65%) XSLT
13 9 (13.24%) Middleware
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (11.76%) WebCenter
14 8 (11.76%) WSDL
14 8 (11.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) iPad
2 7 (10.29%) Equities
3 5 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.94%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Unix
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) CentOS
3 4 (5.88%) Debian
3 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Content Management
2 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
3 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.94%) High Availability
4 18 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.59%) Web Development
7 13 (19.12%) SOA
8 12 (17.65%) API Design
8 12 (17.65%) Release Management
8 12 (17.65%) TDD
9 11 (16.18%) B2C
9 11 (16.18%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (16.18%) Load Testing
9 11 (16.18%) Software Architecture
10 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.24%) ETL
10 9 (13.24%) Software Delivery
11 8 (11.76%) BPMN
11 8 (11.76%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (88.24%) Java
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.65%) Ruby
5 8 (11.76%) Perl
5 8 (11.76%) Python
5 8 (11.76%) XPath
5 8 (11.76%) XQuery
6 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.41%) C
7 3 (4.41%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) C#
8 2 (2.94%) Go
8 2 (2.94%) Groovy
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
8 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) Clojure
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) PhD
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) QA
2 8 (11.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Nagios
2 13 (19.12%) Puppet
3 12 (17.65%) Capistrano
3 12 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.88%) Bacula
4 4 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.88%) yum
5 3 (4.41%) Cacti
6 1 (1.47%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) ATG
2 11 (16.18%) Endeca
3 9 (13.24%) Informatica
4 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Google
5 4 (5.88%) IBM
5 4 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Caplin
6 2 (2.94%) Currenex
6 2 (2.94%) FXall
6 2 (2.94%) Sencha
6 2 (2.94%) Sybase
6 2 (2.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Sun
7 1 (1.47%) SunGard
7 1 (1.47%) VMware