The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 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)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 106 105
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1  
Contract jobs citing JMS 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £363 £325 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -45.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £273 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £378 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 433 598 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.26% 40.35% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1904 1414
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £306 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 60
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.37%  
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 Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Leeds

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Leeds

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JMS.

1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) WS-I
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) JNI
4 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Server Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) JNI
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) WS-I
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Sun