Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 February 2020 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)
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 69 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing JMS 9 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.61% 2.80% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 8.30% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 4
Essex median daily rate £463 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £396 £425 £488
90th Percentile £488 £538 £563
East of England median daily rate £463 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -7.50% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 164 289 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 29.29% 33.76% 40.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 197 206
Essex median daily rate £450 £505 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.89% -1.46% +26.54%
10th Percentile £360 £363 £341
90th Percentile £563 £600 £638
East of England median daily rate £447 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -0.61% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Essex median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +25.00%
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +25.00%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Essex

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Essex

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in Essex

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea +21 6 £475 -5.00% 2
Harlow - 1 £450 -
JMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for JMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
4 3 (33.33%) Terraform
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Java 8
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) SOA

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Mockito
3 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
3 2 (22.22%) Postman
General
1 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JPA
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) GWT
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Java 8
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Terraform
3 2 (22.22%) Kibana
3 2 (22.22%) logstash
3 2 (22.22%) Mesos
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Google