The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 15 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing JMS 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.48% 15.52% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 33.33% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 20.55% 46.55% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 9
Average daily rate £375 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

JMS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) iBATIS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java