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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.06% 3.69% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 11.40% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 4
Median daily rate £364 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.06% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £380 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £438 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £471 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +10.70% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

JMS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 275 228 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.48% 32.39% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 156 93
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing JMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) Spring
4 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SOAP
6 11 (52.38%) Unix
7 10 (47.62%) REST
8 9 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (42.86%) Microservices
8 9 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
8 9 (42.86%) IBM
8 9 (42.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 8 (38.10%) Wiki
9 8 (38.10%) Banking
9 8 (38.10%) Confluence
10 7 (33.33%) OOD
10 7 (33.33%) OO
10 7 (33.33%) DB2
11 6 (28.57%) GitHub
11 6 (28.57%) KDB
11 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 6 (28.57%) Kdb+
11 6 (28.57%) SDLC
12 5 (23.81%) TDD
12 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
12 5 (23.81%) JUnit
12 5 (23.81%) Linux
12 5 (23.81%) RDBMS

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 9 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (38.10%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) DB2
2 6 (28.57%) KDB
2 6 (28.57%) Kdb+
3 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Cassandra Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
4 10 (47.62%) REST
5 5 (23.81%) J2SE
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) JPA
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) JSP
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Wiki
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Microservices
2 9 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 7 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Sybase
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter
4 1 (4.76%) Google