Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 37 50
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -23
Contract jobs citing JMS 4 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.24% 4.48% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 10.61% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Belfast median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +26.92%
10th Percentile £365 £403 £406
90th Percentile £424 £531 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +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 134 179 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 41.49% 42.22% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 131 71
Belfast median daily rate £412 £445 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.42% +9.88% +15.55%
10th Percentile £313 £340 £275
90th Percentile £488 £518 £466
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £445 £408
% change year-on-year -7.42% +9.20% +16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Belfast median hourly rate £104.00 - £14.34
County Antrim median hourly rate £104.00 - £14.34

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic

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 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bower
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Batch
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO