Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 November 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 68 84
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -
Contract jobs citing JMS 2 38 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 2.51% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 7.68% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 26 1
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £456 £363 £425
90th Percentile £469 £425 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% -5.56% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 397 495 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.08% 32.69% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 320 186
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +3.78%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £260
90th Percentile £525 £514 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Birmingham

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Straight-Through Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO