Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 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
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 211 180
Rank change year-on-year +108 -31 +7
Contract jobs citing JMS 21 12 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.07% 0.21% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 0.59% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 48
Median daily rate £650 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £569 £513 £389
90th Percentile £812 £642 £875
Central London median daily rate £650 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 588 2,037 2,747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.97% 35.33% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 1,674 2,301
Median daily rate £538 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.38% +2.44%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £400
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.38% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £36.25 £52.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.29% +173.68% -17.36%
10th Percentile £35.00 £26.70 £14.32
90th Percentile £39.48 £63.10 £77.95
Median hourly rate £36.25 £43.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +61.11% +25.58%

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 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020, 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Spring
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) Oracle
4 14 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 13 (61.90%) Java 8
5 13 (61.90%) REST
6 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
6 12 (57.14%) Microservices
7 11 (52.38%) OO
8 10 (47.62%) Linux
8 10 (47.62%) JDBC
8 10 (47.62%) Banking
8 10 (47.62%) Finance
8 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
9 9 (42.86%) Scrum
9 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Fuse
10 8 (38.10%) Maven
10 8 (38.10%) HTML
10 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
10 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (38.10%) HTML5
10 8 (38.10%) Web Development
11 7 (33.33%) JSF
11 7 (33.33%) Ajax
11 7 (33.33%) GWT
11 7 (33.33%) jQuery
11 7 (33.33%) Scalability Testing

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 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Fuse
2 7 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (9.52%) FishEye
5 2 (9.52%) Hudson
5 2 (9.52%) jMock
5 2 (9.52%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) Ant
6 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Front Office
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Java Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 13 (61.90%) REST
3 10 (47.62%) JDBC
4 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) Ajax
6 7 (33.33%) Apache Camel
6 7 (33.33%) GWT
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) JSF
6 7 (33.33%) OSGi
7 6 (28.57%) Middleware
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
9 4 (19.05%) Kafka
10 3 (14.29%) XML
11 2 (9.52%) MSMQ
11 2 (9.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Microservices
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
6 8 (38.10%) Web Development
7 7 (33.33%) High Availability
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
7 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
9 5 (23.81%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
10 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (19.05%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
10 4 (19.05%) Multithreaded Programming
10 4 (19.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Java 8
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Grafana
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.76%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.52%) Murex
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.76%) Solace
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO