Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 86 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +78
Contract jobs citing JMS 10 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.29% 1.80% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 4.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Essex median daily rate £450 £489 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.93% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £513 £525
% change year-on-year -7.32% -2.38% +10.53%
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 274 389 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.22% 38.94% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 255 282
Essex median daily rate £475 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £363 £407 £301
90th Percentile £553 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £422
% change year-on-year - +6.64% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 26
Essex median hourly rate £26.00 £35.52 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.80% -8.63% +12.68%
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £36.52 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.37% -8.70% +14.29%

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 18 August 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 +8 6 £425 -15.42%
Harlow - 4 £450 - 1
JMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) Swing
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Loose Coupling
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Java EE
3 4 (40.00%) GWT
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) N-Tier

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 6 (60.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) GWT
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 4 (40.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Loose Coupling
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle