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 28 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 91 92
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1  
Contract jobs citing JMS 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.065% 0.26% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 1.08% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 485 369 422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.60% 23.93% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1125 1212
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.03 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £38.48 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Java EE
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) IaaS
4 5 (55.56%) Billing
4 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (55.56%) VMS
5 4 (44.44%) Servlets
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (33.33%) UML
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Big Data
7 2 (22.22%) Struts2
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) JBoss
7 2 (22.22%) Struts
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) HTTP
7 2 (22.22%) JSP
7 2 (22.22%) DB2
7 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (22.22%) EJB

JMS
Co-occurring 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 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 5 (55.56%) Billing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) Java EE
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (44.44%) Servlets
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) EJB
7 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 2 (22.22%) J2SE
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) JSP
7 2 (22.22%) Struts
7 2 (22.22%) Struts2
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (11.11%) SOAP
8 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) AOP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Groovy
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Chordiant
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Kony
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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