Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 January 2022 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 103 192
Rank change year-on-year -73 +89 +12
Contract jobs citing JMS 13 22 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 1.06% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 3.42% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 7
10th Percentile £579 £551 £385
25th Percentile £623 £566 £399
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £840 £650 £550
Median % change year-on-year +29.23% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £868 £669 £588
90th Percentile £875 £689 -
Central London median daily rate £840 £650 £500
% change year-on-year +29.23% +30.00% -9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,256 644 1,648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.57% 31.16% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,000 499 1,354
10th Percentile £413 £363 £388
25th Percentile £498 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £688 £618 £613
90th Percentile £755 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £545 £525
% change year-on-year +5.50% +3.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
10th Percentile £18.23 - £49.82
25th Percentile £26.06 £17.50 £51.79
Median hourly rate £39.75 £20.00 £57.67
Median % change year-on-year +98.75% -65.32% +249.48%
75th Percentile £54.06 £22.50 £62.62
90th Percentile £62.28 - £64.05
Central London median hourly rate £39.75 £20.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +98.75% -66.67% +263.64%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing JMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the City of London

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JMS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for JMS in the City of London

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for JMS in the City of London

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JMS in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for JMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for JMS.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Microservices
4 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 6 (46.15%) Full Stack Development
4 6 (46.15%) Maven
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) CI/CD
5 5 (38.46%) Kafka
5 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 5 (38.46%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
6 4 (30.77%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) AWS
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Multithreading

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Fuse
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GCP
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
4 1 (7.69%) Flink
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Low Latency Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
3 5 (38.46%) Kafka
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Rendezvous
5 3 (23.08%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) Java EE
6 2 (15.38%) React
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
7 1 (7.69%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Microservices
3 6 (46.15%) Full Stack Development
4 5 (38.46%) CI/CD
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (23.08%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Java 8
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Dynatrace
4 1 (7.69%) F5