The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 109 97
Contract jobs citing JMS 0 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.79% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
Median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +9.64% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

JMS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 381 501 478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 21.04% 21.26% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 302 300
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.57% -46.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing JMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Berkshire

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Berkshire

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JMS.

1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ehcache
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) IBM

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) BSS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Ehcache
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) eTOM
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (25.00%) Cramer
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy