Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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 of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 163 196
Rank change year-on-year -17 +33 +11
Contract jobs citing JMS 23 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 1.88% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
East of England median daily rate £538 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £350 £400 £214
90th Percentile £595 £513 £455
England median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
East of England median hourly rate - £34.50 -
England median hourly rate - £34.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year - -35.81% +26.47%

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1506 1275 1644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.47% 26.60% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 755 1030
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £297 £256 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 72
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £15.25
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +1 10 £570 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -8 7 £325 -36.59% 1
Suffolk +13 5 - -
Norfolk - 1 £400 - 2
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) REST
4 10 (43.48%) SOAP
4 10 (43.48%) UML
5 9 (39.13%) EJB
5 9 (39.13%) JDBC
5 9 (39.13%) Migration
5 9 (39.13%) TOGAF
5 9 (39.13%) Spring
6 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
6 8 (34.78%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Retail
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) Java EE
8 6 (26.09%) Maven
8 6 (26.09%) Subversion
8 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
8 6 (26.09%) Mockito
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) XSLT
8 6 (26.09%) Unix
8 6 (26.09%) JUnit
8 6 (26.09%) Servlets
8 6 (26.09%) ETL

JMS
Co-occurring 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
1 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) WildFly
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (17.39%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
5 1 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (4.35%) MarkLogic
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 6 (26.09%) Mockito
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Log4j
4 4 (17.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (8.70%) Gradle
6 1 (4.35%) Ant
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Genesys Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 10 (43.48%) REST
2 10 (43.48%) SOAP
3 9 (39.13%) EJB
3 9 (39.13%) JDBC
3 9 (39.13%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) Java EE
5 6 (26.09%) Servlets
5 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
5 6 (26.09%) XSLT
6 5 (21.74%) J2EE
6 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 5 (21.74%) JSP
6 5 (21.74%) XSD
7 4 (17.39%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
7 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 4 (17.39%) JPA
7 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 5 (21.74%) HPUX
2 5 (21.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) UML
3 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) TOGAF
4 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) RAD
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (17.39%) Dependency Management
8 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Change Management
9 3 (13.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Genesys
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Talend
4 2 (8.70%) hybris
5 1 (4.35%) ATG
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Martini
5 1 (4.35%) Demandware
5 1 (4.35%) Elastic Path
5 1 (4.35%) SAP