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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Management Extensions (JMX)
Rank 604 568 572
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Contract jobs citing JMX 13 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.042% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 14
Average daily rate
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£563 £550 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £670 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 £286
% change year-on-year
- -12.66%
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
15355 15252 15663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.84% 28.95% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10019 9918 9361
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 256 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 October 2014.

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 6 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 1 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
England -26 13 £563 - 3
London -3 8 £563 - 2
West Midlands - 5 - -
City of London +25 2 £488 -17.02%
Birmingham - - - -
Hackney - - - -

JMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (53.19%) JMS
3 22 (46.81%) Web Services
4 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) Spring
5 18 (38.30%) Banking
5 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 17 (36.17%) J2EE
7 15 (31.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (29.79%) JDBC
8 14 (29.79%) JSP
9 13 (27.66%) SOAP
10 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (25.53%) Content Management
11 11 (23.40%) QA
11 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
11 11 (23.40%) UNIX
11 11 (23.40%) Linux
11 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (21.28%) Servlets
12 10 (21.28%) XML
12 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
13 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
13 9 (19.15%) JBoss
13 9 (19.15%) Apache
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.02%) Internet
14 8 (17.02%) B2C
14 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (17.02%) XSLT

JMX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
2 9 (19.15%) Apache
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) CMS
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.26%) Jetty
6 2 (4.26%) Node.js
7 1 (2.13%) nginx
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
2 5 (10.64%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.38%) KDB
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.13%) Redis
5 1 (2.13%) Riak
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
1 7 (14.89%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) JIRA
3 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
3 5 (10.64%) JBehave
3 5 (10.64%) Zephyr
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.38%) Mockito
4 3 (6.38%) CruiseControl
4 3 (6.38%) Ant
4 3 (6.38%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) YourKit
6 1 (2.13%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (38.30%) Banking
2 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 3 (6.38%) Front Office
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.13%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) JMS
2 22 (46.81%) Web Services
3 19 (40.43%) Spring
4 17 (36.17%) J2EE
5 14 (29.79%) JDBC
5 14 (29.79%) JSP
6 13 (27.66%) SOAP
7 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
8 10 (21.28%) Servlets
8 10 (21.28%) XML
9 8 (17.02%) XSLT
9 8 (17.02%) Struts
10 7 (14.89%) HTML
11 6 (12.77%) REST
12 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
13 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (6.38%) CSS
14 2 (4.26%) Java RMI
14 2 (4.26%) JAXP
14 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (17.02%) iPad
3 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.13%) Derivative
5 1 (2.13%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) UNIX
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) AIX
2 6 (12.77%) Solaris
3 2 (4.26%) zOS
3 2 (4.26%) VMS
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Content Management
3 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.02%) B2C
5 8 (17.02%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Load Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Software Architecture
5 8 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.77%) BDD
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.64%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) Web Development
9 4 (8.51%) SOA
9 4 (8.51%) Release Management
9 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.51%) C++
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) Korn
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) Erlang
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) vCloud
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.64%) Nagios
3 4 (8.51%) Capistrano
4 2 (4.26%) Kibana
4 2 (4.26%) logstash
5 1 (2.13%) Salt
5 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) JBoss
3 8 (17.02%) Endeca
3 8 (17.02%) ATG
4 4 (8.51%) Sybase
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Talend
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO