The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 94 91
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing JMS 8 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 0.74% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £338 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £338 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 482 404 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.57% 25.05% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 235 188
Median daily rate £363 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.07% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in the East Midlands

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Lincolnshire - 5 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £415 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Maven
5 6 (50.00%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) BDD
6 5 (41.67%) IaaS
6 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) Billing
6 5 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (41.67%) OO
6 5 (41.67%) VMS
6 5 (41.67%) HTTP
7 4 (33.33%) PHP
7 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (33.33%) OO PHP
7 4 (33.33%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) Doctrine
7 4 (33.33%) Behat
7 4 (33.33%) Symfony
7 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (33.33%) Behat
5 4 (33.33%) Doctrine
5 4 (33.33%) Symfony
6 3 (25.00%) Servlets
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) EJB
7 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) Struts
7 2 (16.67%) Struts2
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DataPower
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) AOP
6 1 (8.33%) CMMI
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) RUP
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Chordiant
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Kony
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase