Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 399 279 320
Rank change year-on-year -120 +41 -43
Contract jobs citing JMS 200 429 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.93% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 2.45% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 338 220
London median daily rate £575 £550 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £454 £438 £381
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
England median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £47.17 - £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 15,206 17,496 14,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.99% 37.76% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,371 13,305 11,115
London median daily rate £525 £513 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +4.59% +5.38%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 117 99
London median hourly rate £44.96 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.35% +8.75% +37.93%
10th Percentile £26.10 £18.45 £19.20
90th Percentile £85.75 £71.38 £55.00
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +6.02% +2.47% +8.00%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -47 25 £575 +9.52% 27
South London -49 14 £480 -12.73% 4
West London +19 8 £575 +5.99% 2
East London +6 3 £600 +9.09% 2
North London - 2 £504 -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 187 (93.50%) Java
2 124 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (49.50%) TDD
4 93 (46.50%) Spring
5 88 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 86 (43.00%) REST
7 83 (41.50%) Git (software)
8 82 (41.00%) Maven
9 76 (38.00%) Java 8
10 74 (37.00%) XML
11 71 (35.50%) Microservices
12 69 (34.50%) SQL
13 61 (30.50%) Oracle
14 56 (28.00%) Finance
15 54 (27.00%) Relational Database
16 53 (26.50%) Linux
17 52 (26.00%) J2EE
17 52 (26.00%) JSON
18 48 (24.00%) SOAP
18 48 (24.00%) Kubernetes
19 47 (23.50%) Web Services
19 47 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (22.00%) Hibernate
21 43 (21.50%) JUnit
22 42 (21.00%) Banking
23 40 (20.00%) Java EE
24 39 (19.50%) Spring Boot
25 37 (18.50%) SDLC
25 37 (18.50%) Continuous Delivery
25 37 (18.50%) Python

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 27 (13.50%) Apache
2 26 (13.00%) WebLogic
3 24 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 19 (9.50%) Confluence
5 17 (8.50%) JBoss
6 15 (7.50%) Tomcat
6 15 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (7.00%) Magnolia
8 13 (6.50%) GlassFish
9 11 (5.50%) JCAPS
10 9 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (4.00%) Jetty
12 7 (3.50%) Appian
13 6 (3.00%) Apache Spark
13 6 (3.00%) Mule
14 4 (2.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 3 (1.50%) Apache Solr
15 3 (1.50%) MQSeries
16 2 (1.00%) NetWeaver
16 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (0.50%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (12.50%) GitHub
4 24 (12.00%) Amazon S3
5 23 (11.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (11.50%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (11.50%) AWS CloudTrail
6 22 (11.00%) Amazon Glacier
6 22 (11.00%) Amazon SQS
6 22 (11.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (11.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (4.50%) OpenShift
8 6 (3.00%) PaaS
9 2 (1.00%) Tricentis Tosca
10 1 (0.50%) Algolia
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.50%) IaaS
10 1 (0.50%) npm
10 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.00%) FTP
2 7 (3.50%) HTTP
3 4 (2.00%) AMQP
3 4 (2.00%) SSH
3 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.00%) SMTP
4 2 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.50%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (10.50%) Big Data
4 16 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.00%) MySQL
4 16 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database
6 12 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 12 (6.00%) RDBMS
7 10 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.50%) Couchbase
10 5 (2.50%) KDB
10 5 (2.50%) Kdb+
10 5 (2.50%) Tick Data
11 4 (2.00%) Blockchain
11 4 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 88 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 83 (41.50%) Git (software)
3 82 (41.00%) Maven
4 43 (21.50%) JUnit
5 36 (18.00%) Gradle
6 34 (17.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 30 (15.00%) Ant
7 30 (15.00%) Subversion
8 25 (12.50%) SonarQube
9 21 (10.50%) Selenium
10 20 (10.00%) JIRA
11 17 (8.50%) Cucumber
12 15 (7.50%) Babel
12 15 (7.50%) Eclipse
13 10 (5.00%) jMock
14 9 (4.50%) Hudson
14 9 (4.50%) Mockito
15 6 (3.00%) IntelliJ
15 6 (3.00%) Mercurial
15 6 (3.00%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (28.00%) Finance
2 42 (21.00%) Banking
3 16 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.00%) Front Office
5 10 (5.00%) Back Office
6 6 (3.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.00%) Marketing
7 4 (2.00%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Legal
8 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.00%) Retail
8 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 164 (82.00%) Developer
2 128 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 23 (11.50%) Integration Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (6.50%) Architect
8 10 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 10 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 9 (4.50%) AWS Developer
9 9 (4.50%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.00%) Pega Architect
11 7 (3.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.50%) Angular Developer
13 5 (2.50%) MuleSoft Developer
14 4 (2.00%) Blockchain Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (46.50%) Spring
2 86 (43.00%) REST
3 74 (37.00%) XML
4 52 (26.00%) J2EE
4 52 (26.00%) JSON
5 48 (24.00%) SOAP
6 47 (23.50%) Web Services
7 44 (22.00%) Hibernate
8 40 (20.00%) Java EE
9 39 (19.50%) Spring Boot
10 33 (16.50%) HTML
10 33 (16.50%) JDBC
10 33 (16.50%) Kafka
11 26 (13.00%) AngularJS
11 26 (13.00%) CSS
11 26 (13.00%) React
12 25 (12.50%) Node.js
13 24 (12.00%) Apache NiFi
14 23 (11.50%) Middleware
15 22 (11.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) User Experience
2 22 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (8.50%) Mobile App
5 16 (8.00%) Data Structures
6 12 (6.00%) Derivative
7 7 (3.50%) Equities
8 5 (2.50%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.00%) NHS
11 2 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) Eurex
12 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.50%) Linux
2 17 (8.50%) Unix
3 14 (7.00%) Windows
4 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.00%) Android
5 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.00%) CentOS
5 4 (2.00%) Debian
5 4 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (49.50%) TDD
3 71 (35.50%) Microservices
4 47 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (18.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 37 (18.50%) SDLC
6 35 (17.50%) BDD
7 34 (17.00%) Scrum
8 30 (15.00%) Migration
9 28 (14.00%) OO
10 26 (13.00%) Data Modelling
11 25 (12.50%) Coaching
12 24 (12.00%) Data Migration
13 23 (11.50%) Data Cleansing
13 23 (11.50%) Data Transformation
14 22 (11.00%) Data Encryption
14 22 (11.00%) Kanban
14 22 (11.00%) Post-Production
14 22 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (10.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 187 (93.50%) Java
2 76 (38.00%) Java 8
3 69 (34.50%) SQL
4 37 (18.50%) Python
5 35 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 30 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 15 (7.50%) ES6
7 15 (7.50%) Java 9
7 15 (7.50%) XPath
8 13 (6.50%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.00%) PL/SQL
10 11 (5.50%) C++
11 9 (4.50%) Perl
11 9 (4.50%) Scala
12 7 (3.50%) C#
13 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.00%) Clojure
14 4 (2.00%) ClojureScript
14 4 (2.00%) Groovy
14 4 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.50%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.00%) Degree
4 12 (6.00%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (3.00%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.00%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.50%) Data Quality
2 16 (8.00%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.00%) EMIR
3 2 (1.00%) HL7
3 2 (1.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (15.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (24.00%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.50%) Ansible
3 9 (4.50%) Control-M
4 5 (2.50%) Rancher
5 4 (2.00%) Puppet
5 4 (2.00%) Salt
6 3 (1.50%) Kibana
6 3 (1.50%) logstash
7 2 (1.00%) Grafana
7 2 (1.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 61 (30.50%) Oracle
2 19 (9.50%) MuleSoft
3 14 (7.00%) IBM
4 13 (6.50%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.50%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.00%) Pega
6 10 (5.00%) Sybase
7 5 (2.50%) Cadence
7 5 (2.50%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.50%) SAP
8 4 (2.00%) Altova
8 4 (2.00%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.00%) ION Trading
8 4 (2.00%) Sun
9 3 (1.50%) Blue Prism
9 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.00%) Informatica
10 2 (1.00%) InterSystems
10 2 (1.00%) Murex