Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 428 292 457
Rank change year-on-year -136 +165 -149
Contract jobs citing JMS 144 71 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.33% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 59 56
10th Percentile £388 £402 £418
25th Percentile £516 £463 £494
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £600 £575
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £703 £655 £600
90th Percentile £835 £669 £669
England median daily rate £635 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +20.95% +10.53% -9.52%

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 12,325 5,353 13,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.08% 37.39% 36.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,305 3,978 10,030
10th Percentile £413 £360 £375
25th Percentile £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £738 £713 £694
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 20 68
10th Percentile £20.96 £22.38 £20.13
25th Percentile £35.00 £24.63 £36.70
Median hourly rate £51.25 £34.98 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +46.53% -30.05% +14.94%
75th Percentile £69.75 £42.44 £53.00
90th Percentile £80.00 £50.75 £64.12
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +8.36%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in London

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JMS in London.

Daily rate trend for JMS in London

JMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JMS in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JMS in London

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JMS in London.

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 27 October 2021. 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 -53 19 £711 +9.35% 13
East London - 1 - -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 134 (93.06%) Java
2 89 (61.81%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (58.33%) Spring
4 82 (56.94%) Microservices
5 63 (43.75%) REST
6 56 (38.89%) Oracle
7 55 (38.19%) Web Services
8 54 (37.50%) Banking
9 52 (36.11%) Kafka
10 49 (34.03%) TDD
11 48 (33.33%) Maven
11 48 (33.33%) Finance
12 46 (31.94%) SQL Server
12 46 (31.94%) Spring Boot
13 43 (29.86%) Relational Database
13 43 (29.86%) Investment Banking
14 38 (26.39%) Java EE
14 38 (26.39%) Java 8
15 37 (25.69%) NoSQL
15 37 (25.69%) Unix
15 37 (25.69%) Linux
16 36 (25.00%) Middleware
16 36 (25.00%) Scrum
17 35 (24.31%) OO
18 34 (23.61%) SQL
19 33 (22.92%) Hibernate
20 31 (21.53%) Subversion
20 31 (21.53%) Jenkins
21 30 (20.83%) Git (software)
22 29 (20.14%) Apache Camel

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 (18.75%) JBoss
2 24 (16.67%) Mule
3 19 (13.19%) Red Hat Fuse
3 19 (13.19%) WebLogic
4 17 (11.81%) Tomcat
5 15 (10.42%) Apache
6 10 (6.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (4.17%) Anypoint
7 6 (4.17%) Camunda
7 6 (4.17%) IIS
7 6 (4.17%) Mule ESB
8 4 (2.78%) Confluence
8 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.39%) Appian
10 2 (1.39%) CMS
10 2 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.39%) Liferay
11 1 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.69%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.69%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.75%) AWS
2 23 (15.97%) Azure
3 15 (10.42%) PaaS
4 9 (6.25%) GCP
5 5 (3.47%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.47%) GitHub
5 5 (3.47%) Kong
5 5 (3.47%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.08%) Boomi
7 2 (1.39%) Azure Stack
7 2 (1.39%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.69%) IaaS
8 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.94%) SSL
2 9 (6.25%) DNS
3 7 (4.86%) HTTP
4 6 (4.17%) FTP
4 6 (4.17%) SMTP
4 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.47%) DHCP
5 5 (3.47%) Firewall
5 5 (3.47%) PuTTY
5 5 (3.47%) SSH
5 5 (3.47%) Telnet
5 5 (3.47%) WinSCP
6 3 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (1.39%) Broadband
8 1 (0.69%) Intranet
8 1 (0.69%) NAS
8 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 43 (29.86%) Relational Database
3 37 (25.69%) NoSQL
4 27 (18.75%) MySQL
5 23 (15.97%) MongoDB
6 18 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 12 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (5.56%) Hazelcast
11 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.39%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.39%) Big Data
14 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.39%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 2 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 48 (33.33%) Maven
2 31 (21.53%) Jenkins
2 31 (21.53%) Subversion
3 30 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 21 (14.58%) JUnit
5 19 (13.19%) jMock
6 14 (9.72%) JIRA
7 9 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 8 (5.56%) Mockito
9 6 (4.17%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.47%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.78%) Ant
11 4 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.78%) FishEye
11 4 (2.78%) Hudson
11 4 (2.78%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.08%) GitLab
13 2 (1.39%) Gradle
14 1 (0.69%) Liquibase
General
1 54 (37.50%) Banking
2 48 (33.33%) Finance
3 43 (29.86%) Investment Banking
4 24 (16.67%) Social Skills
5 22 (15.28%) Front Office
6 17 (11.81%) Retail
7 9 (6.25%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.08%) Marketing
9 3 (2.08%) Prime Brokerage
9 3 (2.08%) Publishing
10 2 (1.39%) Advertising
10 2 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.39%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.39%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.69%) Back Office
11 1 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (63.89%) Developer
2 86 (59.72%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Architect
4 18 (12.50%) Java Middleware Developer
4 18 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 18 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Integration Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (10.42%) Java Engineer
8 14 (9.72%) Azure Architect
9 12 (8.33%) Java Architect
10 11 (7.64%) Java Solutions Architect
11 9 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 8 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
13 7 (4.86%) Agile Developer
13 7 (4.86%) Agile Java Developer
14 6 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
14 6 (4.17%) AWS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (58.33%) Spring
2 63 (43.75%) REST
3 55 (38.19%) Web Services
4 52 (36.11%) Kafka
5 46 (31.94%) Spring Boot
6 38 (26.39%) Java EE
7 36 (25.00%) Middleware
8 33 (22.92%) Hibernate
9 29 (20.14%) Apache Camel
10 27 (18.75%) HTML
11 21 (14.58%) RESTful
12 19 (13.19%) JTA
12 19 (13.19%) JTS
12 19 (13.19%) XML
13 18 (12.50%) SOAP
14 16 (11.11%) AngularJS
14 16 (11.11%) HTML5
14 16 (11.11%) JPA
14 16 (11.11%) JSON
15 13 (9.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Fixed Income
2 8 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 7 (4.86%) Clustering
4 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.47%) Equities
5 5 (3.47%) User Experience
5 5 (3.47%) Wiki
6 3 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.39%) DataPower
7 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.39%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.39%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.69%) Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.69%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.69%) Linux
1 37 (25.69%) Unix
2 25 (17.36%) Windows
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (61.81%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (56.94%) Microservices
3 49 (34.03%) TDD
4 36 (25.00%) Scrum
5 35 (24.31%) OO
6 23 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (13.89%) BDD
7 20 (13.89%) Multithreading
8 19 (13.19%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.19%) UML
9 18 (12.50%) High Availability
9 18 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (11.11%) DevOps
10 16 (11.11%) OOP
10 16 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (10.42%) Computer Science
11 15 (10.42%) Data Protection
11 15 (10.42%) Integration Testing
11 15 (10.42%) SDLC
12 14 (9.72%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 134 (93.06%) Java
2 38 (26.39%) Java 8
3 34 (23.61%) SQL
4 22 (15.28%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.42%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.64%) Go
7 10 (6.94%) Python
8 9 (6.25%) Java 11
8 9 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.17%) Scala
10 5 (3.47%) Perl
10 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.47%) VBScript
11 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) ABAP
12 1 (0.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Degree
2 14 (9.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (3.47%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.39%) IAG
4 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.64%) Terraform
3 5 (3.47%) Ansible
3 5 (3.47%) Nagios
4 3 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.08%) CloudHub
5 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 56 (38.89%) Oracle
2 22 (15.28%) Sybase
3 13 (9.03%) IBM
4 10 (6.94%) TIBCO
5 7 (4.86%) MuleSoft
5 7 (4.86%) VMware
6 5 (3.47%) AppDynamics
6 5 (3.47%) Murex
6 5 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.08%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.08%) Dynatrace
8 3 (2.08%) F5
8 3 (2.08%) Solace
8 3 (2.08%) Splunk
8 3 (2.08%) webMethods
9 2 (1.39%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.39%) Confluent
9 2 (1.39%) eSpeed
9 2 (1.39%) hybris