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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 114 120
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6  
Contract jobs citing JMS 4 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 2.80% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 10
Median daily rate - £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £394
% change year-on-year +12.90% -1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 329 429 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.77% 17.43% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 260 367
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £55.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.99% +70.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in Berkshire

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +13 1 - -
Bracknell -6 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Ehcache
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
3 2 (40.00%) OSGi
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA

JMS
Top Related 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (20.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Telnet
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ehcache
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) OSGi
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Microservices
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (20.00%) Cramer
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy