Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 314 241 301
Rank change year-on-year -73 +60 -11
Contract jobs citing JMS 347 505 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 2.96% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 392 241
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £406 £463 £369
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,172 17,050 14,901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.61% 36.67% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,928 13,172 11,123
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 98 79
London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -22.22% +19.21%
10th Percentile £24.79 £20.75 £20.87
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £70.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in London

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in London

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in London

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in London

JMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Central London -45 79 £550 +2.33% 12
South London -10 53 £550 +3.77% 1
East London -17 30 £600 -5.88% 2
West London +30 14 £565 +14.72% 9
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for JMS.

1 328 (94.52%) Java
2 250 (72.05%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (57.06%) Spring
4 172 (49.57%) Maven
5 170 (48.99%) Git (software)
6 169 (48.70%) REST
7 164 (47.26%) Microservices
7 164 (47.26%) TDD
8 158 (45.53%) Hibernate
9 150 (43.23%) Java 8
10 134 (38.62%) RESTful
11 111 (31.99%) OO
12 110 (31.70%) Java EE
13 107 (30.84%) Relational Database
14 105 (30.26%) Web Services
15 102 (29.39%) JUnit
15 102 (29.39%) Finance
16 100 (28.82%) BDD
17 97 (27.95%) Test Automation
17 97 (27.95%) Jenkins
17 97 (27.95%) Unix
18 88 (25.36%) SQL
19 83 (23.92%) Docker
20 81 (23.34%) Banking
21 79 (22.77%) Oracle
22 75 (21.61%) Mockito
23 72 (20.75%) RDBMS
24 71 (20.46%) Spring Boot
25 70 (20.17%) Domain-Driven Design
26 67 (19.31%) SQL Server

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 51 (14.70%) Confluence
2 48 (13.83%) WildFly
3 35 (10.09%) JBoss
4 33 (9.51%) MQSeries
5 30 (8.65%) Mule
5 30 (8.65%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (4.03%) Mule ESB
7 13 (3.75%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.46%) Anypoint
9 11 (3.17%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (1.73%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.15%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.86%) Apache
14 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.58%) JCAPS
Applications
1 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.58%) Actimize
3 2 (0.58%) Kondor
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.29%) Global One
4 1 (0.29%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.29%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.03%) GitHub
3 13 (3.75%) SaaS
4 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.59%) PaaS
6 7 (2.02%) Serverless
7 6 (1.73%) Apigee
7 6 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.44%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.59%) HTTP
2 8 (2.31%) FTP
3 5 (1.44%) AMQP
4 3 (0.86%) SMTP
5 1 (0.29%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (30.84%) Relational Database
2 72 (20.75%) RDBMS
3 67 (19.31%) SQL Server
4 46 (13.26%) MongoDB
5 41 (11.82%) NoSQL
6 37 (10.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (8.36%) Couchbase
7 29 (8.36%) MySQL
8 25 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.75%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.46%) KDB
11 11 (3.17%) DB2
12 10 (2.88%) Kdb+
13 8 (2.31%) Tick Data
14 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.86%) Big Data
15 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 172 (49.57%) Maven
2 170 (48.99%) Git (software)
3 102 (29.39%) JUnit
4 97 (27.95%) Jenkins
5 75 (21.61%) Mockito
6 61 (17.58%) JIRA
7 52 (14.99%) Checkstyle
8 51 (14.70%) Subversion
9 48 (13.83%) SonarQube
10 47 (13.54%) Liquibase
11 46 (13.26%) Vagrant
12 27 (7.78%) Gradle
13 22 (6.34%) Selenium
14 18 (5.19%) Cucumber
15 16 (4.61%) jMock
16 15 (4.32%) Eclipse
17 14 (4.03%) SoapUI
18 13 (3.75%) JMeter
18 13 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
19 11 (3.17%) NeoLoad
General
1 102 (29.39%) Finance
2 81 (23.34%) Banking
3 32 (9.22%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.92%) Front Office
5 17 (4.90%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.75%) Advertising
7 5 (1.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 310 (89.34%) Developer
2 260 (74.93%) Java Developer
3 65 (18.73%) Senior Developer
4 53 (15.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (12.10%) AWS Developer
5 42 (12.10%) Lead Developer
6 34 (9.80%) Lead Java Developer
6 34 (9.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 31 (8.93%) Java Team Leader
7 31 (8.93%) Team Leader
8 18 (5.19%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 18 (5.19%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 15 (4.32%) MuleSoft Developer
10 13 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (3.46%) J2EE Developer
11 12 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
12 11 (3.17%) Java Engineer
13 10 (2.88%) Architect
14 9 (2.59%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (57.06%) Spring
2 169 (48.70%) REST
3 158 (45.53%) Hibernate
4 134 (38.62%) RESTful
5 110 (31.70%) Java EE
6 105 (30.26%) Web Services
7 71 (20.46%) Spring Boot
8 66 (19.02%) HTML
9 61 (17.58%) JAX-RS
10 58 (16.71%) Middleware
11 51 (14.70%) Drools
11 51 (14.70%) Spring MVC
12 50 (14.41%) Lambda Expressions
12 50 (14.41%) WireMock
13 45 (12.97%) ActiveMQ
14 44 (12.68%) XML
15 38 (10.95%) Apache Camel
16 35 (10.09%) CSS
17 34 (9.80%) AngularJS
17 34 (9.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.85%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (13.54%) Linux Command Line
3 32 (9.22%) Derivative
4 28 (8.07%) Fixed Income
5 20 (5.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (5.19%) Equities
7 17 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.59%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.02%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.73%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.73%) OTC Derivatives
11 6 (1.73%) User Experience
12 5 (1.44%) Fintech
13 4 (1.15%) Clustering
14 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.58%) SWIFT
16 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
16 1 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 97 (27.95%) Unix
2 46 (13.26%) VMS
3 42 (12.10%) Linux
4 9 (2.59%) Windows
5 6 (1.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (72.05%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (47.26%) Microservices
2 164 (47.26%) TDD
3 111 (31.99%) OO
4 100 (28.82%) BDD
5 97 (27.95%) Test Automation
6 70 (20.17%) Domain-Driven Design
7 58 (16.71%) CQRS
8 54 (15.56%) OOA/OOD
9 53 (15.27%) Dependency Injection
10 52 (14.99%) MVC
11 50 (14.41%) Scrum
12 48 (13.83%) Multithreading
13 36 (10.37%) Open Source
14 35 (10.09%) UML
15 34 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (9.80%) SDLC
16 31 (8.93%) Unit Testing
17 30 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
18 28 (8.07%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 328 (94.52%) Java
2 150 (43.23%) Java 8
3 88 (25.36%) SQL
4 53 (15.27%) JavaScript
5 50 (14.41%) JPQL
6 39 (11.24%) PL/SQL
7 32 (9.22%) Scala
8 30 (8.65%) Java 9
9 16 (4.61%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.75%) TypeScript
11 12 (3.46%) C#
12 11 (3.17%) Python
12 11 (3.17%) XPath
13 7 (2.02%) ES6
13 7 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.44%) R
15 4 (1.15%) C++
15 4 (1.15%) Perl
16 3 (0.86%) AWK
16 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 35 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.05%) Degree
4 9 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.86%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.86%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) MiFID
3 3 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.86%) EMIR
3 3 (0.86%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) PSD2
System Software
1 83 (23.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (9.51%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.75%) CloudHub
3 12 (3.46%) Kibana
3 12 (3.46%) logstash
4 11 (3.17%) Rancher
5 10 (2.88%) Ansible
6 8 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.15%) Grafana
7 4 (1.15%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.86%) Control-M
9 1 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 79 (22.77%) Oracle
2 43 (12.39%) TIBCO
3 33 (9.51%) Sybase
4 26 (7.49%) MuleSoft
5 16 (4.61%) Google
6 12 (3.46%) Terracotta
7 11 (3.17%) AppDynamics
7 11 (3.17%) Microsoft
8 9 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.59%) Solace
9 8 (2.31%) Murex
10 7 (2.02%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.02%) Splunk
11 6 (1.73%) Guidewire
12 5 (1.44%) DevExpress
12 5 (1.44%) IBM
12 5 (1.44%) ION Trading
13 4 (1.15%) Cadence
13 4 (1.15%) Informatica
14 3 (0.86%) Sun