The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England / East of England
Rank 113 - 115
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMS 15 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% - 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Median daily rate £469 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £398 £388
% change year-on-year +10.06% +2.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
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 of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 628 623 742
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.32% 25.53% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 374 425
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
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 of England

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

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in the East of England

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in the East of England

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in the East of England

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Essex - 7 £481 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £463 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £525 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 -
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 of England region with a requirement for JMS.

1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
4 10 (52.63%) JPA
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) XML
6 8 (42.11%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (36.84%) XSD
7 7 (36.84%) XSLT
8 6 (31.58%) EJB
8 6 (31.58%) IBM
8 6 (31.58%) Middleware
9 5 (26.32%) Spring
9 5 (26.32%) ERP
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (21.05%) JAX-WS
10 4 (21.05%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (21.05%) EclipseLink
10 4 (21.05%) SDLC
10 4 (21.05%) Unix

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (15.79%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (10.53%) Unica
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) AccuRev
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Digital Developer
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Architect
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 3 (15.79%) SOA Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) JPA
4 8 (42.11%) REST
4 8 (42.11%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) XSD
5 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) EJB
6 6 (31.58%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) EclipseLink
8 4 (21.05%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) J2EE
8 4 (21.05%) JAX-WS
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (15.79%) WSDL
10 2 (10.53%) JDBC
10 2 (10.53%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Life Science
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) BPEL
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) E-business
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) B2B
6 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) hybris
3 2 (10.53%) Pega
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
3 2 (10.53%) webMethods
4 1 (5.26%) JDA
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