Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 300 286
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 +12
Contract jobs citing JMS 411 355 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.82% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 2.26% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 253 277
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £436 £400 £387
90th Percentile £628 £638 £675
England median daily rate £513 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -2.38% +10.53% -0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00

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 17,727 15,735 15,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.65% 36.53% 33.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,466 11,696 11,355
London median daily rate £513 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 102 53
London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £20.48 £19.03 £19.00
90th Percentile £76.50 £52.95 £56.51
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.35%

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 August 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 18 August 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
South London +37 97 £550 +22.22%
Central London -9 77 £550 +10.00% 20
West London - 9 £543 - 4
East London -27 4 £590 -1.67%
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 343 (83.45%) Java
2 270 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (50.12%) Git (software)
4 190 (46.23%) Spring
5 184 (44.77%) Maven
6 177 (43.07%) REST
7 167 (40.63%) TDD
8 150 (36.50%) Microservices
9 149 (36.25%) Hibernate
10 141 (34.31%) Web Services
11 137 (33.33%) RESTful
11 137 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 135 (32.85%) Java 8
13 116 (28.22%) Unix
14 114 (27.74%) Java EE
15 113 (27.49%) JUnit
16 108 (26.28%) OO
17 106 (25.79%) Linux
18 99 (24.09%) Domain-Driven Design
19 98 (23.84%) Test Automation
20 93 (22.63%) JIRA
21 92 (22.38%) CQRS
22 91 (22.14%) SQL
23 88 (21.41%) Scrum
23 88 (21.41%) Finance
24 87 (21.17%) Mockito
25 86 (20.92%) BDD
26 83 (20.19%) RDBMS
27 82 (19.95%) Banking
27 82 (19.95%) Jenkins

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 78 (18.98%) Confluence
2 49 (11.92%) WildFly
3 43 (10.46%) JBoss
4 38 (9.25%) WebLogic
5 37 (9.00%) Tomcat
6 28 (6.81%) Apache
7 26 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (4.87%) MQSeries
9 18 (4.38%) WebSphere
10 17 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (3.16%) Apache Spark
12 12 (2.92%) Mule
13 11 (2.68%) Liferay
14 10 (2.43%) Jetty
15 7 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
16 6 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
16 6 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (1.22%) Apache Solr
17 5 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (1.95%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Global One
1 5 (1.22%) ION MarketView
1 5 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.49%) Kondor
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.95%) GitHub
3 8 (1.95%) Serverless
4 7 (1.70%) Amazon S3
4 7 (1.70%) OpenShift
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.97%) npm
7 3 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.49%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.24%) PaaS
9 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.35%) HTTP
2 9 (2.19%) AMQP
2 9 (2.19%) SSL
3 7 (1.70%) FTP
3 7 (1.70%) NAS
3 7 (1.70%) SAN
4 5 (1.22%) SSH
4 5 (1.22%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.73%) DSL
6 2 (0.49%) Broadband
6 2 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
6 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 83 (20.19%) RDBMS
3 53 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (12.41%) MongoDB
5 47 (11.44%) SQL Server
6 41 (9.98%) NoSQL
7 37 (9.00%) MySQL
8 25 (6.08%) Hadoop
9 22 (5.35%) Big Data
10 21 (5.11%) Oracle Database
11 20 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (2.68%) Couchbase
13 10 (2.43%) DB2
14 9 (2.19%) HBase
14 9 (2.19%) Neo4j
15 7 (1.70%) Endeca
16 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
18 3 (0.73%) Amazon Athena
18 3 (0.73%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 206 (50.12%) Git (software)
2 184 (44.77%) Maven
3 113 (27.49%) JUnit
4 93 (22.63%) JIRA
5 87 (21.17%) Mockito
6 82 (19.95%) Jenkins
7 71 (17.27%) SonarQube
8 64 (15.57%) Checkstyle
8 64 (15.57%) Subversion
9 60 (14.60%) Liquibase
10 49 (11.92%) Vagrant
11 29 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 28 (6.81%) Cucumber
13 26 (6.33%) Selenium
14 23 (5.60%) Ant
15 22 (5.35%) Sonatype Nexus
16 21 (5.11%) Gradle
17 19 (4.62%) Eclipse
18 16 (3.89%) TeamCity
19 15 (3.65%) jMock
General
1 88 (21.41%) Finance
2 82 (19.95%) Banking
3 44 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 37 (9.00%) Front Office
5 12 (2.92%) Financial Institution
5 12 (2.92%) Games
6 10 (2.43%) Advertising
7 9 (2.19%) Retail
8 7 (1.70%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Finnish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (82.00%) Developer
2 262 (63.75%) Java Developer
3 65 (15.82%) Senior Developer
4 62 (15.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 43 (10.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 32 (7.79%) Node.js Developer
7 31 (7.54%) Architect
8 18 (4.38%) Lead Developer
9 17 (4.14%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 16 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (3.89%) Lead Java Developer
10 16 (3.89%) Technical Architect
11 14 (3.41%) Front Office Developer
12 13 (3.16%) Integration Developer
12 13 (3.16%) Java Engineer
13 12 (2.92%) Big Data Developer
14 9 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
15 8 (1.95%) Middleware Developer
15 8 (1.95%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
15 8 (1.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (46.23%) Spring
2 177 (43.07%) REST
3 149 (36.25%) Hibernate
4 141 (34.31%) Web Services
5 137 (33.33%) RESTful
6 114 (27.74%) Java EE
7 80 (19.46%) JAX-RS
8 79 (19.22%) XML
9 70 (17.03%) JSON
10 65 (15.82%) Drools
11 63 (15.33%) WireMock
12 61 (14.84%) Middleware
13 60 (14.60%) Lambda Expressions
14 54 (13.14%) HTML
15 53 (12.90%) Spring Boot
16 52 (12.65%) SOAP
17 48 (11.68%) ActiveMQ
18 39 (9.49%) Node.js
19 38 (9.25%) AngularJS
20 37 (9.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.84%) Linux Command Line
2 36 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (8.27%) Fixed Income
4 28 (6.81%) Derivative
5 27 (6.57%) Equities
6 26 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.92%) Equity Derivative
7 12 (2.92%) User Experience
8 11 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.70%) Clustering
11 6 (1.46%) Fintech
11 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.73%) OTC Derivatives
14 2 (0.49%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 116 (28.22%) Unix
2 106 (25.79%) Linux
3 46 (11.19%) VMS
4 15 (3.65%) Mac OS X
5 13 (3.16%) Windows
6 11 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.22%) Solaris
8 4 (0.97%) CentOS
9 3 (0.73%) Android
9 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.73%) Debian
9 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (40.63%) TDD
3 150 (36.50%) Microservices
4 108 (26.28%) OO
5 99 (24.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 98 (23.84%) Test Automation
7 92 (22.38%) CQRS
8 88 (21.41%) Scrum
9 86 (20.92%) BDD
10 74 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
11 63 (15.33%) OOA/OOD
12 60 (14.60%) SDLC
13 53 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (11.92%) MVC
15 47 (11.44%) Multithreading
16 46 (11.19%) SOA
17 36 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (8.76%) UML
18 30 (7.30%) Low Latency
18 30 (7.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 343 (83.45%) Java
2 135 (32.85%) Java 8
3 91 (22.14%) SQL
4 64 (15.57%) JavaScript
5 60 (14.60%) JPQL
6 33 (8.03%) Python
7 29 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 29 (7.06%) Scala
8 23 (5.60%) PL/SQL
8 23 (5.60%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.16%) XPath
10 12 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.68%) Java 9
11 11 (2.68%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.19%) ES6
12 9 (2.19%) Groovy
12 9 (2.19%) Perl
13 7 (1.70%) C#
14 5 (1.22%) R
14 5 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 63 (15.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.43%) Degree
4 8 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.22%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.73%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.73%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.41%) QA
2 9 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.49%) GCP
4 2 (0.49%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 45 (10.95%) Docker
2 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.73%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) Gluster
5 1 (0.24%) iptables
5 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.16%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.19%) Ansible
3 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.70%) Puppet
4 4 (0.97%) Rancher
5 3 (0.73%) Control-M
5 3 (0.73%) Kibana
5 3 (0.73%) logstash
5 3 (0.73%) Salt
6 2 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.24%) Chronos
7 1 (0.24%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.24%) Grafana
7 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.24%) Marathon
7 1 (0.24%) Mesos
7 1 (0.24%) Nagios
7 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (17.76%) Oracle
2 65 (15.82%) TIBCO
3 38 (9.25%) Sybase
4 25 (6.08%) IBM
5 16 (3.89%) Atlassian
6 15 (3.65%) MuleSoft
7 14 (3.41%) Murex
8 13 (3.16%) CA
9 12 (2.92%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.68%) Cloudera
11 10 (2.43%) Hortonworks
11 10 (2.43%) Microsoft
12 9 (2.19%) Currenex
12 9 (2.19%) Google
13 8 (1.95%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.95%) SAP
13 8 (1.95%) VMware
14 6 (1.46%) Solace
15 5 (1.22%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.22%) webMethods