Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 13 December 2019 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)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 613 385 348
Rank change year-on-year -228 -37 +25
Contract jobs citing JMS 135 602 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.63% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 1.78% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 448 501
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £368 £408 £406
90th Percentile £633 £625 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
England median hourly rate £64.67 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.76% - -
UK median hourly rate £64.67 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +84.76% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22,234 33,737 30,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.56% 35.09% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,539 24,077 22,087
England median daily rate £500 £480 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +10.59%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £493 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 284 354
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £17.23 £18.71 £18.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £57.50 £52.35
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in England

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in England

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in England

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in England

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JMS in England

JMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. 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
London -159 86 £575 +4.55% 39
South East -10 27 £525 +2.44% 4
North of England +7 10 £400 -8.31% 10
South West +1 6 £325 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire +26 5 £400 -8.57% 4
East of England +1 5 £463 -7.50% 1
North West 0 5 £400 -3.03% 2
Midlands +44 1 £365 -18.89% 7
West Midlands +31 1 £365 -18.89% 2
JMS
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for JMS.

1 114 (84.44%) Java
2 72 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (45.19%) Spring
4 56 (41.48%) Git (software)
5 51 (37.78%) REST
6 48 (35.56%) Maven
7 46 (34.07%) Web Services
7 46 (34.07%) Microservices
8 42 (31.11%) Jenkins
9 41 (30.37%) Oracle
10 37 (27.41%) SQL
11 36 (26.67%) SOAP
12 34 (25.19%) Hibernate
13 33 (24.44%) Java 8
14 31 (22.96%) J2EE
14 31 (22.96%) AWS
15 30 (22.22%) XML
16 28 (20.74%) JSON
17 27 (20.00%) DevOps
18 26 (19.26%) Subversion
18 26 (19.26%) TDD
19 25 (18.52%) JIRA
19 25 (18.52%) HTML
19 25 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
20 24 (17.78%) JavaScript
20 24 (17.78%) SOA
21 23 (17.04%) Python
21 23 (17.04%) Finance
22 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL
22 22 (16.30%) JUnit

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (15.56%) WebLogic
2 20 (14.81%) Confluence
3 19 (14.07%) JBoss
4 16 (11.85%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (5.93%) Apache
6 8 (5.93%) Apache Spark
6 8 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (5.19%) Camunda
7 7 (5.19%) Magnolia
8 6 (4.44%) Jetty
8 6 (4.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 5 (3.70%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.96%) Mule
10 4 (2.96%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (2.22%) Anypoint
11 3 (2.22%) Apache Qpid
11 3 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.22%) JCAPS
12 2 (1.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.96%) AWS
2 17 (12.59%) Azure
3 12 (8.89%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (8.15%) GitHub
5 9 (6.67%) Serverless
6 8 (5.93%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.48%) Heroku
8 2 (1.48%) PaaS
8 2 (1.48%) SaaS
9 1 (0.74%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) HTTP
2 7 (5.19%) FTP
2 7 (5.19%) SSL
3 6 (4.44%) SMTP
3 6 (4.44%) SSH
4 5 (3.70%) AMQP
5 2 (1.48%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) RDBMS
1 19 (14.07%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.85%) MongoDB
2 16 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (11.11%) MySQL
4 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database
4 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
5 11 (8.15%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (41.48%) Git (software)
2 48 (35.56%) Maven
3 42 (31.11%) Jenkins
4 26 (19.26%) Subversion
5 25 (18.52%) JIRA
6 22 (16.30%) JUnit
7 19 (14.07%) Mockito
8 18 (13.33%) Ant
9 17 (12.59%) Gradle
10 16 (11.85%) SonarQube
11 13 (9.63%) Selenium
12 12 (8.89%) Eclipse
13 11 (8.15%) Cucumber
14 10 (7.41%) TeamCity
15 9 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (5.93%) Checkstyle
16 8 (5.93%) IntelliJ
16 8 (5.93%) Vagrant
17 7 (5.19%) Babel
General
1 23 (17.04%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Banking
3 7 (5.19%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.70%) Front Office
4 5 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
4 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Advertising
6 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.48%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Developer
2 61 (45.19%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.07%) Architect
3 19 (14.07%) Integration Developer
4 17 (12.59%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Backend Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Consultant
8 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.70%) MuleSoft Developer
9 4 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Integration Architect
9 4 (2.96%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Pega Architect
9 4 (2.96%) Python Developer
10 3 (2.22%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (2.22%) Designer
10 3 (2.22%) Report Developer
10 3 (2.22%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (45.19%) Spring
2 51 (37.78%) REST
3 46 (34.07%) Web Services
4 36 (26.67%) SOAP
5 34 (25.19%) Hibernate
6 31 (22.96%) J2EE
7 30 (22.22%) XML
8 28 (20.74%) JSON
9 25 (18.52%) HTML
9 25 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (16.30%) JPA
10 22 (16.30%) Node.js
10 22 (16.30%) Spring Boot
11 21 (15.56%) Middleware
12 20 (14.81%) HTML5
13 19 (14.07%) RESTful
14 18 (13.33%) Apache Camel
14 18 (13.33%) CSS
14 18 (13.33%) Kafka
15 15 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Derivative
1 14 (10.37%) User Experience
2 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.19%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.22%) NHS
6 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.48%) Equities
7 2 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.74%) Life Science
8 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.56%) Linux
2 17 (12.59%) Unix
3 11 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.67%) Windows
5 6 (4.44%) Android
5 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.44%) CentOS
5 6 (4.44%) Debian
5 6 (4.44%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.07%) Microservices
3 27 (20.00%) DevOps
4 26 (19.26%) TDD
5 24 (17.78%) SOA
6 21 (15.56%) Scrum
7 19 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.59%) OO
9 16 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 15 (11.11%) SDLC
10 15 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.63%) Kanban
11 13 (9.63%) Migration
12 12 (8.89%) CQRS
13 11 (8.15%) BDD
13 11 (8.15%) UML
14 10 (7.41%) Project Delivery
14 10 (7.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (84.44%) Java
2 37 (27.41%) SQL
3 33 (24.44%) Java 8
4 24 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.04%) Python
6 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL
7 12 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.89%) Scala
8 10 (7.41%) C++
9 9 (6.67%) Perl
10 8 (5.93%) Ruby
11 7 (5.19%) ES6
11 7 (5.19%) JPQL
11 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.44%) Clojure
12 6 (4.44%) ClojureScript
12 6 (4.44%) Groovy
12 6 (4.44%) Java 9
13 4 (2.96%) C#
13 4 (2.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) Degree
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.22%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.22%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) HL7
2 2 (1.48%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.74%) EMIR
3 1 (0.74%) MiFID
3 1 (0.74%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.48%) vCloud
2 2 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Amdocs OSS
1 8 (5.93%) Puppet
2 6 (4.44%) Ansible
2 6 (4.44%) Salt
3 5 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.48%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.48%) Kibana
4 2 (1.48%) logstash
4 2 (1.48%) Mesos
4 2 (1.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (30.37%) Oracle
2 19 (14.07%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.89%) MuleSoft
4 11 (8.15%) TIBCO
5 10 (7.41%) IBM
6 8 (5.93%) Cramer
6 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.19%) Cloudera
7 7 (5.19%) SAP
7 7 (5.19%) Sybase
8 6 (4.44%) Hortonworks
8 6 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.96%) Pega
10 3 (2.22%) Ab Initio
10 3 (2.22%) Google
10 3 (2.22%) Sparx
10 3 (2.22%) webMethods
11 2 (1.48%) Splunk
11 2 (1.48%) Talend
11 2 (1.48%) WSO2