Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 282 291
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing JMS 471 390 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.00% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 2.52% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 276 256
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £436 £378 £370
90th Percentile £659 £638 £638
England median daily rate £550 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £62.50
England median hourly rate - £34.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year - -35.81% +26.47%

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 17407 15497 15146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.96% 34.36% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13288 11591 11283
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19.50 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 90 £550 +4.76% 17
South London +15 49 £528 -24.64% 3
East London -3 17 £625 +23.46% 2
North London -10 1 £488 +62.50% 1
West London -15 1 £493 +9.44% 3
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for JMS.

1 435 (92.36%) Java
2 265 (56.26%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (44.59%) Spring
4 191 (40.55%) Relational Database
5 178 (37.79%) Git (software)
6 174 (36.94%) Hibernate
7 164 (34.82%) Maven
8 159 (33.76%) Finance
9 148 (31.42%) JUnit
10 135 (28.66%) SQL
10 135 (28.66%) Unix
11 134 (28.45%) REST
12 130 (27.60%) Microservices
13 129 (27.39%) RESTful
14 122 (25.90%) Web Services
15 121 (25.69%) Linux
16 119 (25.27%) Oracle
17 117 (24.84%) TDD
18 115 (24.42%) XML
19 114 (24.20%) Banking
20 106 (22.51%) Mockito
21 104 (22.08%) TIBCO
21 104 (22.08%) Java EE
22 101 (21.44%) OO
23 94 (19.96%) JavaScript
24 93 (19.75%) RDBMS
25 87 (18.47%) JIRA
26 86 (18.26%) CQRS
27 85 (18.05%) Domain-Driven Design
28 79 (16.77%) Test Automation

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 62 (13.16%) Confluence
2 57 (12.10%) WildFly
3 40 (8.49%) Tomcat
4 32 (6.79%) Apache
5 28 (5.94%) JBoss
6 27 (5.73%) WebSphere
7 17 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (3.40%) MQSeries
8 16 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 16 (3.40%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.97%) Apache Solr
10 13 (2.76%) Apache Spark
11 12 (2.55%) GemFire
12 11 (2.34%) Apache Pig
12 11 (2.34%) Mule
12 11 (2.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (1.70%) CMS
14 5 (1.06%) Mule ESB
14 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.06%) Kondor
3 4 (0.85%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.64%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.21%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.21%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.76%) OpenShift
4 12 (2.55%) Serverless
5 11 (2.34%) npm
5 11 (2.34%) PaaS
6 9 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.64%) IaaS
7 3 (0.64%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.42%) Office 365
8 2 (0.42%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.21%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.21%) Boomi
9 1 (0.21%) GitHub
9 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.97%) FTP
2 12 (2.55%) Internet
3 7 (1.49%) AMQP
4 6 (1.27%) SMS
5 4 (0.85%) HTTP
6 3 (0.64%) LDAP
7 2 (0.42%) DNS
7 2 (0.42%) NAS
7 2 (0.42%) S/MIME
7 2 (0.42%) SAN
8 1 (0.21%) Firewall
8 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.21%) Network Security
8 1 (0.21%) SNMP
8 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (40.55%) Relational Database
2 93 (19.75%) RDBMS
3 51 (10.83%) NoSQL
4 40 (8.49%) Hadoop
5 35 (7.43%) Big Data
5 35 (7.43%) MongoDB
5 35 (7.43%) MySQL
6 34 (7.22%) SQL Server
7 32 (6.79%) HBase
8 29 (6.16%) DB2
9 27 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (5.10%) MarkLogic
11 21 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (2.76%) KDB
14 11 (2.34%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.34%) Kdb+
15 10 (2.12%) Impala
15 10 (2.12%) Oracle Database
15 10 (2.12%) Riak
Development Applications
1 178 (37.79%) Git (software)
2 164 (34.82%) Maven
3 148 (31.42%) JUnit
4 106 (22.51%) Mockito
5 87 (18.47%) JIRA
6 79 (16.77%) Subversion
7 71 (15.07%) Jenkins
8 66 (14.01%) Checkstyle
9 56 (11.89%) Vagrant
10 53 (11.25%) SonarQube
11 52 (11.04%) Liquibase
12 36 (7.64%) Eclipse
13 33 (7.01%) TeamCity
14 24 (5.10%) Ant
15 22 (4.67%) IntelliJ
15 22 (4.67%) Sonatype Nexus
16 18 (3.82%) Gerrit
17 17 (3.61%) Cucumber
18 15 (3.18%) Gradle
18 15 (3.18%) SoapUI
General
1 159 (33.76%) Finance
2 114 (24.20%) Banking
3 63 (13.38%) Front Office
4 38 (8.07%) Investment Banking
5 29 (6.16%) Financial Institution
6 27 (5.73%) Games
7 17 (3.61%) Retail
8 12 (2.55%) Back Office
9 7 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.27%) Marketing
11 4 (0.85%) Electronics
11 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.85%) Publishing
12 3 (0.64%) Advertising
12 3 (0.64%) International Banking
12 3 (0.64%) Legal
13 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 409 (86.84%) Developer
2 334 (70.91%) Java Developer
3 105 (22.29%) Senior Developer
4 95 (20.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (6.16%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 27 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
7 24 (5.10%) Front Office Developer
8 20 (4.25%) Architect
9 18 (3.82%) Integration Developer
10 16 (3.40%) Big Data Developer
11 15 (3.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 14 (2.97%) Lead Developer
13 13 (2.76%) Agile Developer
13 13 (2.76%) Agile Java Developer
13 13 (2.76%) Node.js Developer
14 11 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (2.34%) Lead Java Developer
15 10 (2.12%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
16 9 (1.91%) KDB Developer
16 9 (1.91%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (44.59%) Spring
2 174 (36.94%) Hibernate
3 134 (28.45%) REST
4 129 (27.39%) RESTful
5 122 (25.90%) Web Services
6 115 (24.42%) XML
7 104 (22.08%) Java EE
8 72 (15.29%) JAX-RS
9 71 (15.07%) WireMock
10 69 (14.65%) Drools
11 66 (14.01%) JSON
12 57 (12.10%) HTML
13 54 (11.46%) AngularJS
13 54 (11.46%) Lambda Expressions
14 50 (10.62%) HTML5
15 48 (10.19%) Spring MVC
16 47 (9.98%) Rendezvous
17 45 (9.55%) Apache Camel
18 44 (9.34%) CSS
19 43 (9.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.25%) Linux Command Line
2 44 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (9.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 40 (8.49%) Equities
5 39 (8.28%) Derivative
6 31 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (4.67%) Equity Derivative
8 22 (4.67%) User Experience
9 19 (4.03%) Computer Science
10 16 (3.40%) Fixed Income
11 15 (3.18%) Fintech
12 11 (2.34%) Online Games
13 10 (2.12%) OTC Derivatives
14 9 (1.91%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.91%) Replication
15 7 (1.49%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.49%) SWIFT
16 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 135 (28.66%) Unix
2 121 (25.69%) Linux
3 55 (11.68%) VMS
4 12 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (2.55%) Solaris
5 11 (2.34%) Windows
6 9 (1.91%) CentOS
7 5 (1.06%) HPUX
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (56.26%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (27.60%) Microservices
3 117 (24.84%) TDD
4 101 (21.44%) OO
5 86 (18.26%) CQRS
6 85 (18.05%) Domain-Driven Design
7 79 (16.77%) Test Automation
8 76 (16.14%) Multithreading
9 72 (15.29%) Dependency Injection
9 72 (15.29%) Scrum
10 70 (14.86%) BDD
11 64 (13.59%) MVC
12 60 (12.74%) OOA/OOD
13 55 (11.68%) SDLC
14 53 (11.25%) Low Latency
15 51 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (10.62%) Electronic Trading
16 50 (10.62%) Unit Testing
17 47 (9.98%) SOA
18 40 (8.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 435 (92.36%) Java
2 135 (28.66%) SQL
3 94 (19.96%) JavaScript
4 53 (11.25%) JPQL
5 34 (7.22%) XPath
6 33 (7.01%) PL/SQL
7 31 (6.58%) Bash Shell
8 30 (6.37%) Python
8 30 (6.37%) Scala
9 27 (5.73%) TypeScript
10 26 (5.52%) Perl
11 21 (4.46%) C#
12 20 (4.25%) ES6
13 19 (4.03%) Shell Script
14 17 (3.61%) R
15 12 (2.55%) Groovy
16 10 (2.12%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.06%) AWK
17 5 (1.06%) XQuery
18 4 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 68 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 35 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.52%) Degree
4 18 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.64%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.21%) CISA
8 1 (0.21%) CISM
8 1 (0.21%) CISSP
8 1 (0.21%) MCPD
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.21%) PhD
8 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.64%) QA
2 19 (4.03%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.97%) MiFID
4 5 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.21%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.21%) GCP
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (7.43%) Docker
2 8 (1.70%) HDFS
3 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.12%) Hadoop YARN
1 10 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.85%) Ansible
2 4 (0.85%) MOM
3 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.64%) Puppet
3 3 (0.64%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (0.42%) FTK
4 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
5 1 (0.21%) logstash
5 1 (0.21%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.21%) yum
Vendors
1 119 (25.27%) Oracle
2 104 (22.08%) TIBCO
3 55 (11.68%) Sybase
4 32 (6.79%) IBM
5 21 (4.46%) Fidessa
6 19 (4.03%) Currenex
7 18 (3.82%) Solace
8 11 (2.34%) Bloomberg
9 10 (2.12%) ION Trading
9 10 (2.12%) MuleSoft
10 9 (1.91%) SAP
11 6 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.27%) Reuters
12 4 (0.85%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.85%) Calypso
12 4 (0.85%) ForgeRock
12 4 (0.85%) Misys
13 3 (0.64%) FXall
13 3 (0.64%) Murex
13 3 (0.64%) Talend