The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 115 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing JMS 27 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 0.55% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- +40.12%
JMS
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
795 545 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.34% 22.86% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 329 327
Median daily rate £375 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 19
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

JMS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JMS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

JMS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS across the West Midlands region.

JMS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham - 25 £375 - 2
Walsall 0 3 £545 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
1 27 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (96.30%) Web Services
2 26 (96.30%) CSS
2 26 (96.30%) JSP
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) DB2
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
2 26 (96.30%) JBoss
2 26 (96.30%) Tomcat
2 26 (96.30%) IBM
3 20 (74.07%) Misys
3 20 (74.07%) WebLogic Portal
3 20 (74.07%) Back Office
3 20 (74.07%) Log4j
3 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
3 20 (74.07%) Web Development
3 20 (74.07%) Java EE
4 14 (51.85%) Finance
5 13 (48.15%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (25.93%) Middleware
7 6 (22.22%) BEA
7 6 (22.22%) Vitria
7 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
7 6 (22.22%) N-Tier

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 26 (96.30%) JBoss
2 26 (96.30%) Tomcat
3 20 (74.07%) WebLogic Portal
3 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) DB2
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Log4j
General
1 20 (74.07%) Back Office
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Consultant
2 12 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Lead Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Java Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (96.30%) CSS
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) JSP
2 26 (96.30%) Web Services
3 20 (74.07%) Java EE
4 7 (25.93%) Middleware
5 6 (22.22%) Servlets
5 6 (22.22%) Spring
5 6 (22.22%) Struts
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 6 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) TDD
1 20 (74.07%) Web Development
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) BPEL
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Customer Insight
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (96.30%) IBM
3 20 (74.07%) Misys
4 6 (22.22%) BEA
4 6 (22.22%) Pega
4 6 (22.22%) Sybase
4 6 (22.22%) Vitria