The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.55% 2.26% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.93% 6.38% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
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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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 47 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 39.72% 35.34% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 4
Average daily rate £363 £375 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) UML
2 9 (90.00%) OO
3 8 (80.00%) Struts
3 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (70.00%) XPath
4 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (70.00%) Elastic Path
4 7 (70.00%) HPUX
4 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) RAD
4 7 (70.00%) XHTML
4 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
4 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (70.00%) DB2
4 7 (70.00%) Ant
4 7 (70.00%) EJB
4 7 (70.00%) JDBC
4 7 (70.00%) JSP
4 7 (70.00%) Servlets
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) Perl

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) DB2
2 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (70.00%) Log4j
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) Struts
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 7 (70.00%) EJB
3 7 (70.00%) JDBC
3 7 (70.00%) JSP
3 7 (70.00%) Servlets
3 7 (70.00%) XHTML
3 7 (70.00%) XMLBeans
3 7 (70.00%) Ajax
3 7 (70.00%) JSTL
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Swing
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (20.00%) GWT
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) HPUX
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) UML
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) RAD
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) XPath
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) Interwoven
1 7 (70.00%) ATG
1 7 (70.00%) Blue Martini
1 7 (70.00%) Elastic Path
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle