Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 November 2017 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 44 81
Rank change year-on-year -32 +37 -20
Contract jobs citing JMS 20 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.54% 3.67% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 11.65% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 6
Glasgow median daily rate £406 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £319 £285 £300
90th Percentile £488 £450 £413
Scotland median daily rate £365 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +7.35% -15.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 473 352 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.38% 31.54% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 187 187
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £500 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -74.55% -
10th Percentile £16.19 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £14.00 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Glasgow

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Glasgow

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for JMS.

1 19 (95.00%) Spring
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
6 8 (40.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (40.00%) Puppet
6 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (40.00%) Kafka
6 8 (40.00%) Ansible
6 8 (40.00%) SDLC
7 7 (35.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (35.00%) Docker
7 7 (35.00%) Couchbase
7 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
7 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (35.00%) Redis
7 7 (35.00%) Riak
7 7 (35.00%) Cobbler
7 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (35.00%) AMQP

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (35.00%) JBoss
2 7 (35.00%) Jetty
2 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.00%) GemFire
4 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.00%) Mule
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) AMQP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) Couchbase
2 7 (35.00%) Redis
2 7 (35.00%) Riak
3 6 (30.00%) DB2
4 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) Impala
5 1 (5.00%) KDB
5 1 (5.00%) Kdb+
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Spark SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
2 7 (35.00%) JUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Spring
2 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (40.00%) Kafka
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) JPA
4 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (35.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (25.00%) J2SE
6 4 (20.00%) JDBC
6 4 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.00%) J2EE
8 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.00%) React
8 2 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (35.00%) DSDM
4 7 (35.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) RUP
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) UML
5 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 6 (30.00%) System Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (15.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
5 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Ansible
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Cobbler
2 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle