Period
to 18 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - +79 +6
Contract jobs citing JMS 16 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.64% - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Essex median daily rate £500 - -
East of England median daily rate £510 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -2.86% +10.53% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Essex median hourly rate - - £34.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £34.50

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 381 404 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.04% 47.87% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 271 131
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £410 £313 £238
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 27
Essex median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25.22 £29.29 £30.75
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £42.82
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% +11.11% -7.10%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 - 5 £475 - 1
JMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Spring
4 11 (68.75%) Spring Boot
4 11 (68.75%) Java 8
5 10 (62.50%) Microservices
6 8 (50.00%) RESTful
7 7 (43.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) JUnit
8 6 (37.50%) SOAP
8 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 6 (37.50%) JSON
8 6 (37.50%) JIRA
8 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (37.50%) CQRS
8 6 (37.50%) DevOps
8 6 (37.50%) JAX-RS
8 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 5 (31.25%) Ansible
9 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (31.25%) REST
9 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle
10 4 (25.00%) XSLT
10 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) HTTP

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 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Mule
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) JasperReports
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
4 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
4 1 (6.25%) FishEye
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Hudson
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) Spring Boot
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
4 6 (37.50%) JAX-RS
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Batch
6 4 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
8 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
8 1 (6.25%) AWT
8 1 (6.25%) GWT
8 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (6.25%) Swing
8 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Microservices
3 7 (43.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) CQRS
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 3 (18.75%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) Kanban
9 1 (6.25%) Open Source
9 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Java 8
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Java 9
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Talend
2 1 (6.25%) WSO2