Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for JMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMS over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 64 39
Rank change year-on-year +34 -25 -16
Contract jobs citing JMS 14 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.17% 3.33% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.61% 8.74% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
Belfast median daily rate £475 £435 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +5.45% +26.92%
10th Percentile £408 £400 £406
90th Percentile £530 £503 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £475 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +9.20% +5.45% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

JMS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 132 206 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 39.29% 38.15% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 162 29
Belfast median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
10th Percentile £313 £327 £261
90th Percentile £513 £475 £460
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 - £12.13
10th Percentile £31.50 - £10.00
90th Percentile £34.50 - £14.36
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 - £12.13

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Belfast

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JMS in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Belfast

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in Belfast over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in Belfast

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for JMS.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) JSF
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (50.00%) Scala
3 7 (50.00%) EJB
4 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) DB2
4 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 4 (28.57%) FTP
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (28.57%) JUnit
5 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) JSP
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) DB2 UDB

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Bower
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 4 (28.57%) Grunt
1 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Scala Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Talend Developer
5 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) J2EE
1 8 (57.14%) JSF
2 7 (50.00%) EJB
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Spring Batch
4 4 (28.57%) Spring Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) TDD
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
2 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO