Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 308 278
Rank change year-on-year +36 -30 +30
Contract jobs citing JMS 443 270 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.97% 0.69% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.66% 1.95% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 186 274
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £463 £363 £375
90th Percentile £625 £650 £675
England median daily rate £510 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +2.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -31.82% +17.65%

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 16,648 13,861 13,972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.50% 35.25% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,737 10,330 10,531
London median daily rate £500 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +5.17%
10th Percentile £363 £328 £313
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 85 67
London median hourly rate £44.21 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +5.88% +55.28%
10th Percentile £20.98 £19.45 £18.62
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £76.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +8.57%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +17 102 £525 - 29
South London +28 82 £475 +5.56%
East London -9 11 £650 +20.93%
West London -35 3 £500 +29.03% 3
North London - 3 £488 -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 379 (85.55%) Java
2 314 (70.88%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (55.53%) Git (software)
4 221 (49.89%) Spring
5 211 (47.63%) TDD
6 183 (41.31%) Web Services
7 174 (39.28%) Java 8
8 165 (37.25%) REST
9 159 (35.89%) RESTful
9 159 (35.89%) Hibernate
10 157 (35.44%) Maven
11 152 (34.31%) Microservices
12 133 (30.02%) Relational Database
13 121 (27.31%) JUnit
14 120 (27.09%) Scrum
15 117 (26.41%) Unix
16 116 (26.19%) SQL
17 111 (25.06%) Linux
18 106 (23.93%) Finance
19 99 (22.35%) BDD
20 98 (22.12%) Domain-Driven Design
21 94 (21.22%) JSON
22 93 (20.99%) Mockito
23 91 (20.54%) Java EE
24 90 (20.32%) RDBMS
25 89 (20.09%) Test Automation
25 89 (20.09%) CQRS
26 88 (19.86%) OO
26 88 (19.86%) JavaScript
27 84 (18.96%) AngularJS

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 (11.51%) Confluence
2 43 (9.71%) Tomcat
3 40 (9.03%) MQSeries
4 37 (8.35%) JBoss
4 37 (8.35%) WebLogic
5 35 (7.90%) WebSphere
6 29 (6.55%) WildFly
7 27 (6.09%) Apache
8 19 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (3.16%) Apache Spark
10 11 (2.48%) CMS
10 11 (2.48%) Jetty
11 10 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.58%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.13%) Mule
14 4 (0.90%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.68%) IIS
15 3 (0.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Global One
2 3 (0.68%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.84%) Serverless
3 10 (2.26%) npm
4 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.90%) GitHub
7 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.45%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) SaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.97%) HTTP
2 7 (1.58%) Internet
3 5 (1.13%) FTP
4 4 (0.90%) SSH
5 3 (0.68%) DSL
6 2 (0.45%) Broadband
6 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.45%) NAS
6 2 (0.45%) SAN
6 2 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.23%) SSL
7 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (30.02%) Relational Database
2 90 (20.32%) RDBMS
3 74 (16.70%) MongoDB
4 63 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (13.09%) NoSQL
6 41 (9.26%) DB2
7 39 (8.80%) MySQL
8 38 (8.58%) Hadoop
9 33 (7.45%) Big Data
10 30 (6.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (6.32%) SQL Server
12 23 (5.19%) Couchbase
13 16 (3.61%) Oracle Database
14 14 (3.16%) HBase
14 14 (3.16%) Sybase IQ
15 13 (2.93%) Hazelcast
16 11 (2.48%) Redis
17 10 (2.26%) Neo4j
18 8 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
19 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 246 (55.53%) Git (software)
2 157 (35.44%) Maven
3 121 (27.31%) JUnit
4 93 (20.99%) Mockito
5 80 (18.06%) Jenkins
6 60 (13.54%) Subversion
7 56 (12.64%) JIRA
8 45 (10.16%) SonarQube
9 44 (9.93%) Checkstyle
10 43 (9.71%) Liquibase
11 30 (6.77%) Vagrant
12 29 (6.55%) Cucumber
12 29 (6.55%) Gradle
13 26 (5.87%) Selenium
14 23 (5.19%) Eclipse
15 21 (4.74%) Ant
15 21 (4.74%) Gerrit
16 20 (4.51%) TeamCity
17 16 (3.61%) IntelliJ
17 16 (3.61%) Mocha
General
1 106 (23.93%) Finance
2 81 (18.28%) Banking
3 48 (10.84%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.32%) Games
5 25 (5.64%) Front Office
6 4 (0.90%) Back Office
6 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
7 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.23%) International Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 375 (84.65%) Developer
2 285 (64.33%) Java Developer
3 83 (18.74%) Senior Developer
4 81 (18.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (11.29%) Node.js Developer
6 33 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 26 (5.87%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 22 (4.97%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 21 (4.74%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
10 20 (4.51%) Lead Developer
11 18 (4.06%) Lead Java Developer
11 18 (4.06%) React Developer
12 17 (3.84%) Architect
13 16 (3.61%) Java Engineer
14 13 (2.93%) Big Data Developer
15 11 (2.48%) Integration Developer
16 10 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
16 10 (2.26%) WebSphere Developer
17 8 (1.81%) Front Office Developer
17 8 (1.81%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (49.89%) Spring
2 183 (41.31%) Web Services
3 165 (37.25%) REST
4 159 (35.89%) Hibernate
4 159 (35.89%) RESTful
5 94 (21.22%) JSON
6 91 (20.54%) Java EE
7 84 (18.96%) AngularJS
8 78 (17.61%) XML
9 76 (17.16%) HTML
10 67 (15.12%) SOAP
11 66 (14.90%) CSS
11 66 (14.90%) Node.js
12 58 (13.09%) JAX-RS
12 58 (13.09%) Spring Boot
12 58 (13.09%) Spring MVC
13 50 (11.29%) HTML5
14 49 (11.06%) ActiveMQ
15 46 (10.38%) JSF
16 45 (10.16%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.74%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (9.93%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.64%) Derivative
5 23 (5.19%) User Experience
6 21 (4.74%) Equities
7 14 (3.16%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (2.71%) Virtual Team
10 10 (2.26%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.35%) Fintech
12 5 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.68%) Online Games
14 2 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
14 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.45%) DataPower
14 2 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 117 (26.41%) Unix
2 111 (25.06%) Linux
3 27 (6.09%) VMS
4 19 (4.29%) Mac OS X
5 16 (3.61%) Windows
6 9 (2.03%) HPUX
6 9 (2.03%) Solaris
7 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.90%) CentOS
9 3 (0.68%) Android
9 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.68%) Debian
9 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (70.88%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (47.63%) TDD
3 152 (34.31%) Microservices
4 120 (27.09%) Scrum
5 99 (22.35%) BDD
6 98 (22.12%) Domain-Driven Design
7 89 (20.09%) CQRS
7 89 (20.09%) Test Automation
8 88 (19.86%) OO
9 79 (17.83%) SDLC
10 77 (17.38%) MVC
11 56 (12.64%) Dependency Injection
12 52 (11.74%) Open Source
13 48 (10.84%) Unit Testing
14 46 (10.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 46 (10.38%) OOA/OOD
15 45 (10.16%) SOA
16 40 (9.03%) Multithreading
17 38 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (8.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 379 (85.55%) Java
2 174 (39.28%) Java 8
3 116 (26.19%) SQL
4 88 (19.86%) JavaScript
5 54 (12.19%) Scala
6 43 (9.71%) JPQL
7 41 (9.26%) Python
8 32 (7.22%) Bash Shell
9 26 (5.87%) ES6
9 26 (5.87%) TypeScript
9 26 (5.87%) XPath
10 23 (5.19%) Java 9
11 22 (4.97%) Groovy
11 22 (4.97%) Perl
12 17 (3.84%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.93%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.13%) C#
14 5 (1.13%) C++
14 5 (1.13%) Ruby
15 4 (0.90%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 59 (13.32%) Security Cleared
2 52 (11.74%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.55%) Degree
4 15 (3.39%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.90%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (3.61%) QA
3 8 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (11.29%) Docker
2 12 (2.71%) HDFS
3 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) Gluster
4 1 (0.23%) iptables
4 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.71%) Puppet
2 7 (1.58%) Ansible
2 7 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.68%) Control-M
4 3 (0.68%) Salt
5 2 (0.45%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 2 (0.45%) Rancher
6 1 (0.23%) Chronos
6 1 (0.23%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) logstash
6 1 (0.23%) Marathon
6 1 (0.23%) Mesos
6 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (15.12%) Oracle
2 46 (10.38%) Sybase
3 42 (9.48%) TIBCO
4 29 (6.55%) IBM
5 17 (3.84%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.48%) CA
6 11 (2.48%) Cloudera
7 10 (2.26%) Hortonworks
8 9 (2.03%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.58%) Solace
10 6 (1.35%) Google
10 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.35%) SAP
11 4 (0.90%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.90%) Currenex
12 3 (0.68%) Cisco
12 3 (0.68%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.68%) Sun
12 3 (0.68%) VMware
13 2 (0.45%) Fidessa