Period
to 22 September 2021

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 22 September 2021 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
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 115 217
Rank change year-on-year -42 +102 -29
Contract jobs citing JMS 17 7 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.28% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
10th Percentile £571 £595 £513
25th Percentile £623 " £545
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £696 £650 £565
Median % change year-on-year +7.04% +15.04% +2.73%
75th Percentile £844 £689 £600
90th Percentile £875 £690 £642
Central London median daily rate £696 £650 £565
% change year-on-year +7.04% +15.04% +2.73%

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 1,236 545 2,171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.82% 30.65% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 420 1,768
10th Percentile £400 £375 £406
25th Percentile £475 £431 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £525 £530
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% -0.94% +0.95%
75th Percentile £651 £613 £625
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
10th Percentile £18.78 £27.20 £16.85
25th Percentile £24.25 £32.75 £21.75
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £41.75
Median % change year-on-year -4.67% -10.17% +54.61%
75th Percentile £45.25 £40.00 £47.99
90th Percentile £68.43 £44.65 £51.68
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.17% +54.61%

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 22 September 2021.

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 22 September 2021, 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 14 (82.35%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
3 10 (58.82%) Microservices
4 9 (52.94%) Kafka
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Maven
6 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) OOP
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
8 5 (29.41%) RESTful
8 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Development
9 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
9 4 (23.53%) REST
9 4 (23.53%) High Availability
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) Apache
10 3 (17.65%) HTML
10 3 (17.65%) Unix
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
10 3 (17.65%) WebLogic

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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) AWS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) GitLab
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Summit Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) Kafka
3 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) JDBC
6 3 (17.65%) JSON
6 3 (17.65%) Middleware
6 3 (17.65%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Avro
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (11.76%) Java EE
7 2 (11.76%) PySpark
7 2 (11.76%) Rendezvous
8 1 (5.88%) Dropwizard
8 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Equities
2 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Microservices
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Development
5 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
5 5 (29.41%) OOP
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) High Availability
7 3 (17.65%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
7 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (11.76%) ETL
8 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
8 2 (11.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Java 8
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.76%) Confluent
3 2 (11.76%) Sybase