The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 30 March 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMS 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.55% - 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £490 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 Guildford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35 33 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 27.13% 22.60% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 36
Median daily rate £450 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £439 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for JMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) PA-DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) JAXB
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Lead Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Linux Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (42.86%) JAXB
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PA-DSS
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware