Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 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)
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 77 80
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -
Contract jobs citing JMS 24 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.83% 1.23% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.45% 3.07% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 5
Essex median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £425 £488 £383
90th Percentile £538 £563 £518
East of England median daily rate £500 £525 £469
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Essex median hourly rate - - £37.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 284 261 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.49% 39.97% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 205 154
Essex median daily rate £510 £513 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +25.38% +2.19%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £260
90th Percentile £600 £638 £565
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 23
Essex median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +25.00% -1.37%
10th Percentile £18.78 £34.47 £31.05
90th Percentile £65.78 £63.75 £42.83
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +25.00% -8.86%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in Essex over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 February 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
Southend-on-Sea -6 13 £500 - 2
JMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for JMS.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (79.17%) Spring
4 13 (54.17%) Web Services
5 12 (50.00%) Spring Boot
5 12 (50.00%) Microservices
5 12 (50.00%) Java 8
6 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) JUnit
7 10 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
8 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
9 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 8 (33.33%) JIRA
10 7 (29.17%) SOA
10 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (29.17%) CQRS
11 6 (25.00%) Ansible
11 6 (25.00%) JBoss
12 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
12 5 (20.83%) TDD
12 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
12 5 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 4 (16.67%) DevOps
13 4 (16.67%) JSON
13 4 (16.67%) Migration

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 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.33%) Mule
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JUnit
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Gradle
5 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 2 (8.33%) JMeter
5 2 (8.33%) NeoLoad
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) CA Gen
6 1 (4.17%) Checkstyle
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) Spring
2 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 10 (41.67%) RESTful
5 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
6 4 (16.67%) EJB
6 4 (16.67%) JSON
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
8 2 (8.33%) CSS
8 2 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) J2EE
8 2 (8.33%) JPA
8 2 (8.33%) Middleware
8 2 (8.33%) REST
8 2 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Microservices
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (29.17%) CQRS
6 7 (29.17%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.50%) Open Source
10 2 (8.33%) API Development
10 2 (8.33%) Kanban
10 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
10 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
10 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Java 8
3 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java 9
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Kibana
2 2 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (4.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Talend
2 2 (8.33%) WSO2
3 1 (4.17%) BEA
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Pega
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) webMethods