Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 314 284
Rank change year-on-year +78 -30 +6
Contract jobs citing JMS 507 305 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.08% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 2.09% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 214 254
London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £463 £371 £344
90th Percentile £650 £650 £646
England median daily rate £525 £510 £450
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -

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 16,837 14,580 14,324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.88% 35.54% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,068 10,943 10,759
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £310
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.70% +1.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 75 87
London median hourly rate £33.54 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.47% +28.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £20.00 £20.60 £15.65
90th Percentile £48.75 £80.45 £58.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 +29 128 £538 -2.27% 24
South London - 74 £533 -
East London +1 18 £650 +25.30% 1
North London -1 3 £488 +62.50% 1
West London -38 1 £493 +31.33% 2
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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.

1 459 (90.53%) Java
2 327 (64.50%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (46.94%) Spring
4 234 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 219 (43.20%) Hibernate
6 175 (34.52%) Maven
7 173 (34.12%) RESTful
8 172 (33.93%) Relational Database
9 171 (33.73%) REST
10 166 (32.74%) JUnit
10 166 (32.74%) Web Services
10 166 (32.74%) Unix
11 163 (32.15%) TDD
12 161 (31.76%) Microservices
13 142 (28.01%) SQL
14 140 (27.61%) Finance
15 125 (24.65%) OO
16 123 (24.26%) RDBMS
17 122 (24.06%) Mockito
18 119 (23.47%) Java EE
19 117 (23.08%) Linux
20 114 (22.49%) JavaScript
20 114 (22.49%) Domain-Driven Design
21 110 (21.70%) CQRS
21 110 (21.70%) Banking
22 105 (20.71%) Test Automation
23 102 (20.12%) Scrum
24 93 (18.34%) JIRA
24 93 (18.34%) AngularJS
25 90 (17.75%) Oracle

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 75 (14.79%) Confluence
2 69 (13.61%) WildFly
3 44 (8.68%) Tomcat
4 36 (7.10%) JBoss
5 34 (6.71%) MQSeries
6 29 (5.72%) WebSphere
7 27 (5.33%) WebLogic
8 25 (4.93%) Apache
9 15 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (2.17%) Apache Spark
10 11 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.97%) CMS
12 7 (1.38%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.18%) Apache Pig
13 6 (1.18%) GemFire
13 6 (1.18%) Jetty
13 6 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.99%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.99%) Mule
15 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.79%) Kondor
3 3 (0.59%) Global One
3 3 (0.59%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.94%) Serverless
3 15 (2.96%) npm
4 11 (2.17%) OpenShift
5 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.59%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) Boomi
9 1 (0.20%) GitHub
9 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.35%) Internet
2 12 (2.37%) FTP
3 7 (1.38%) HTTP
4 2 (0.39%) NAS
4 2 (0.39%) SAN
5 1 (0.20%) AMQP
5 1 (0.20%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (33.93%) Relational Database
2 123 (24.26%) RDBMS
3 66 (13.02%) NoSQL
4 62 (12.23%) MongoDB
5 51 (10.06%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (9.66%) DB2
7 41 (8.09%) MySQL
8 38 (7.50%) Hadoop
9 36 (7.10%) Big Data
10 33 (6.51%) SQL Server
11 32 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (4.54%) HBase
13 15 (2.96%) Couchbase
14 14 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (2.76%) Hazelcast
14 14 (2.76%) MarkLogic
15 12 (2.37%) Sybase IQ
16 11 (2.17%) Oracle Database
16 11 (2.17%) Redis
17 9 (1.78%) KDB
Development Applications
1 234 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 175 (34.52%) Maven
3 166 (32.74%) JUnit
4 122 (24.06%) Mockito
5 93 (18.34%) JIRA
6 83 (16.37%) Checkstyle
7 73 (14.40%) Jenkins
8 72 (14.20%) SonarQube
9 71 (14.00%) Liquibase
10 68 (13.41%) Vagrant
11 66 (13.02%) Subversion
12 34 (6.71%) Eclipse
13 24 (4.73%) Babel
13 24 (4.73%) Gradle
13 24 (4.73%) webpack
14 22 (4.34%) Gerrit
14 22 (4.34%) IntelliJ
14 22 (4.34%) Mocha
14 22 (4.34%) Sinon.JS
14 22 (4.34%) TeamCity
General
1 140 (27.61%) Finance
2 110 (21.70%) Banking
3 49 (9.66%) Investment Banking
4 37 (7.30%) Front Office
4 37 (7.30%) Games
5 12 (2.37%) Retail
6 9 (1.78%) Back Office
7 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.79%) Marketing
9 3 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) International Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 457 (90.14%) Developer
2 369 (72.78%) Java Developer
3 110 (21.70%) Senior Developer
4 103 (20.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (8.28%) Full Stack Developer
6 40 (7.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 33 (6.51%) Node.js Developer
8 25 (4.93%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 22 (4.34%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
10 19 (3.75%) React Developer
11 18 (3.55%) Agile Developer
11 18 (3.55%) Agile Java Developer
12 14 (2.76%) Java Engineer
12 14 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (2.76%) Lead Developer
13 13 (2.56%) Big Data Developer
13 13 (2.56%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 13 (2.56%) Front Office Developer
13 13 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
14 12 (2.37%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (46.94%) Spring
2 219 (43.20%) Hibernate
3 173 (34.12%) RESTful
4 171 (33.73%) REST
5 166 (32.74%) Web Services
6 119 (23.47%) Java EE
7 93 (18.34%) AngularJS
8 89 (17.55%) XML
9 84 (16.57%) Drools
10 81 (15.98%) JAX-RS
11 77 (15.19%) WireMock
12 72 (14.20%) Lambda Expressions
13 71 (14.00%) HTML
13 71 (14.00%) JSON
14 62 (12.23%) CSS
14 62 (12.23%) Spring Boot
15 58 (11.44%) HTML5
16 57 (11.24%) Spring MVC
17 54 (10.65%) Node.js
18 47 (9.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.20%) Linux Command Line
2 39 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.73%) Derivative
4 24 (4.73%) Equities
4 24 (4.73%) User Experience
5 19 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.76%) Online Games
8 12 (2.37%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (1.78%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.38%) Fintech
11 5 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.99%) Replication
11 5 (0.99%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.79%) DataPower
12 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 166 (32.74%) Unix
2 117 (23.08%) Linux
3 68 (13.41%) VMS
4 16 (3.16%) Solaris
5 12 (2.37%) Windows
6 11 (2.17%) HPUX
7 8 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.99%) CentOS
9 4 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (64.50%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (32.15%) TDD
3 161 (31.76%) Microservices
4 125 (24.65%) OO
5 114 (22.49%) Domain-Driven Design
6 110 (21.70%) CQRS
7 105 (20.71%) Test Automation
8 102 (20.12%) Scrum
9 88 (17.36%) Dependency Injection
10 80 (15.78%) SDLC
11 79 (15.58%) BDD
12 77 (15.19%) MVC
13 75 (14.79%) OOA/OOD
14 68 (13.41%) Multithreading
15 67 (13.21%) Unit Testing
16 55 (10.85%) Open Source
17 46 (9.07%) Continuous Delivery
18 42 (8.28%) Low Latency
18 42 (8.28%) SOA
19 37 (7.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 459 (90.53%) Java
2 142 (28.01%) SQL
3 114 (22.49%) JavaScript
4 72 (14.20%) JPQL
5 46 (9.07%) Scala
6 40 (7.89%) TypeScript
7 36 (7.10%) XPath
8 35 (6.90%) ES6
9 34 (6.71%) Python
10 31 (6.11%) Perl
11 26 (5.13%) PL/SQL
12 24 (4.73%) Bash Shell
13 23 (4.54%) Groovy
14 18 (3.55%) C#
15 15 (2.96%) Java 9
15 15 (2.96%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.58%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.38%) R
18 6 (1.18%) XQuery
19 4 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (15.78%) Security Cleared
2 57 (11.24%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.51%) Degree
4 13 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 12 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) MCPD
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.92%) QA
2 20 (3.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (2.37%) MiFID
4 8 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (8.88%) Docker
2 16 (3.16%) HDFS
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) Puppet
2 6 (1.18%) Ansible
2 6 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.99%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Rancher
4 1 (0.20%) yum
Vendors
1 90 (17.75%) Oracle
2 72 (14.20%) TIBCO
3 54 (10.65%) Sybase
4 27 (5.33%) IBM
5 14 (2.76%) Microsoft
6 13 (2.56%) Solace
7 11 (2.17%) Fidessa
8 8 (1.58%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.38%) Reuters
10 6 (1.18%) SAP
11 5 (0.99%) Currenex
11 5 (0.99%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.79%) FXall
12 4 (0.79%) ION Trading
12 4 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.59%) hybris
13 3 (0.59%) Informatica
13 3 (0.59%) Misys
13 3 (0.59%) Siebel
13 3 (0.59%) Talend