Period
to 21 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 266 291
Rank change year-on-year -21 +25 +2
Contract jobs citing JMS 394 462 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.98% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.63% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 352 272
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £425 £435 £376
90th Percentile £638 £662 £638
England median daily rate £550 £550 £475
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £34.50

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 18,218 17,541 15,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.23% 37.26% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,740 13,393 11,637
London median daily rate £525 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £374 £350 £319
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 104 73
London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.19 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.52% -24.54% +15.94%
10th Percentile £19.25 £19.13 £19.23
90th Percentile £63.51 £49.63 £57.38
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 November 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 November 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 -23 85 £550 - 15
South London +8 72 £550 +3.77%
East London -17 25 £600 -4.00% 2
West London +13 13 £543 +10.15% 7
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 357 (90.61%) Java
2 270 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (51.78%) Spring
4 200 (50.76%) Maven
5 197 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 188 (47.72%) REST
7 175 (44.42%) Hibernate
8 173 (43.91%) Microservices
9 156 (39.59%) RESTful
10 154 (39.09%) Java 8
11 149 (37.82%) TDD
12 139 (35.28%) OO
13 132 (33.50%) Relational Database
14 125 (31.73%) Java EE
15 121 (30.71%) JUnit
16 119 (30.20%) Unix
17 116 (29.44%) Web Services
18 108 (27.41%) Test Automation
19 107 (27.16%) Finance
20 101 (25.63%) Jenkins
21 98 (24.87%) JIRA
22 97 (24.62%) SQL
23 96 (24.37%) RDBMS
24 95 (24.11%) Oracle
25 93 (23.60%) Banking
26 92 (23.35%) Domain-Driven Design
26 92 (23.35%) BDD
27 91 (23.10%) Mockito
28 88 (22.34%) JAX-RS
29 80 (20.30%) CQRS

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 80 (20.30%) Confluence
2 67 (17.01%) WildFly
3 41 (10.41%) JBoss
4 30 (7.61%) WebLogic
5 29 (7.36%) MQSeries
6 25 (6.35%) Mule
7 24 (6.09%) Tomcat
8 23 (5.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (3.30%) Apache
11 9 (2.28%) WebSphere
12 8 (2.03%) Liferay
13 7 (1.78%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (1.52%) Anypoint
14 6 (1.52%) Mule ESB
15 5 (1.27%) Apache Spark
16 4 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
17 3 (0.76%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (2.28%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.02%) Global One
1 4 (1.02%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.51%) Kondor
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.25%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.28%) GitHub
3 9 (2.28%) Serverless
4 8 (2.03%) Apigee
5 7 (1.78%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.78%) PaaS
6 5 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.27%) SaaS
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.55%) HTTP
2 11 (2.79%) AMQP
3 8 (2.03%) SSL
4 7 (1.78%) FTP
5 5 (1.27%) NAS
5 5 (1.27%) SAN
6 3 (0.76%) SMTP
6 3 (0.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.51%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
8 1 (0.25%) SSH
8 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (33.50%) Relational Database
2 96 (24.37%) RDBMS
3 78 (19.80%) SQL Server
4 50 (12.69%) MongoDB
5 44 (11.17%) NoSQL
6 42 (10.66%) MySQL
7 31 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 30 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (5.33%) Couchbase
10 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.54%) DB2
12 7 (1.78%) Big Data
13 6 (1.52%) Endeca
14 5 (1.27%) KDB
14 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 200 (50.76%) Maven
2 197 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 121 (30.71%) JUnit
4 101 (25.63%) Jenkins
5 98 (24.87%) JIRA
6 91 (23.10%) Mockito
7 77 (19.54%) SonarQube
8 75 (19.04%) Checkstyle
9 67 (17.01%) Liquibase
10 64 (16.24%) Vagrant
11 57 (14.47%) Subversion
12 26 (6.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (5.33%) Eclipse
13 21 (5.33%) jMock
14 20 (5.08%) Selenium
15 18 (4.57%) SoapUI
15 18 (4.57%) Sonatype Nexus
16 17 (4.31%) Gradle
17 16 (4.06%) Cucumber
18 15 (3.81%) JMeter
General
1 107 (27.16%) Finance
2 93 (23.60%) Banking
3 44 (11.17%) Investment Banking
4 36 (9.14%) Front Office
5 22 (5.58%) Financial Institution
6 17 (4.31%) Advertising
7 6 (1.52%) Retail
8 4 (1.02%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 344 (87.31%) Developer
2 294 (74.62%) Java Developer
3 65 (16.50%) Senior Developer
4 60 (15.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (12.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 35 (8.88%) AWS Developer
7 26 (6.60%) Lead Developer
7 26 (6.60%) Lead Java Developer
8 23 (5.84%) Architect
8 23 (5.84%) Java Team Leader
8 23 (5.84%) Team Leader
9 17 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (3.55%) Technical Architect
11 13 (3.30%) Front Office Developer
11 13 (3.30%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 12 (3.05%) Node.js Developer
13 11 (2.79%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 11 (2.79%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
14 8 (2.03%) Integration Developer
14 8 (2.03%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (51.78%) Spring
2 188 (47.72%) REST
3 175 (44.42%) Hibernate
4 156 (39.59%) RESTful
5 125 (31.73%) Java EE
6 116 (29.44%) Web Services
7 88 (22.34%) JAX-RS
8 75 (19.04%) Spring Boot
9 74 (18.78%) Drools
10 71 (18.02%) Lambda Expressions
10 71 (18.02%) Middleware
11 70 (17.77%) WireMock
12 62 (15.74%) HTML
13 61 (15.48%) XML
14 47 (11.93%) ActiveMQ
15 41 (10.41%) CSS
16 38 (9.64%) SOAP
17 37 (9.39%) AngularJS
17 37 (9.39%) JSON
18 36 (9.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.26%) Linux Command Line
2 45 (11.42%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (9.14%) Fixed Income
4 33 (8.38%) Derivative
5 32 (8.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (6.35%) Equities
7 15 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.28%) Clustering
8 9 (2.28%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.28%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (1.78%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.27%) Fintech
12 4 (1.02%) User Experience
13 3 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.51%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.51%) SWIFT
15 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 119 (30.20%) Unix
2 65 (16.50%) Linux
3 64 (16.24%) VMS
4 6 (1.52%) Solaris
4 6 (1.52%) Windows
5 5 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (43.91%) Microservices
3 149 (37.82%) TDD
4 139 (35.28%) OO
5 108 (27.41%) Test Automation
6 92 (23.35%) BDD
6 92 (23.35%) Domain-Driven Design
7 80 (20.30%) CQRS
8 79 (20.05%) Dependency Injection
9 75 (19.04%) OOA/OOD
10 62 (15.74%) Multithreading
11 51 (12.94%) UML
12 48 (12.18%) Scrum
13 42 (10.66%) MVC
14 40 (10.15%) SDLC
15 36 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (9.14%) SOA
15 36 (9.14%) Unit Testing
16 28 (7.11%) Electronic Trading
17 27 (6.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 357 (90.61%) Java
2 154 (39.09%) Java 8
3 97 (24.62%) SQL
4 71 (18.02%) JPQL
5 67 (17.01%) JavaScript
6 39 (9.90%) PL/SQL
7 25 (6.35%) Scala
8 23 (5.84%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.33%) Java 9
10 15 (3.81%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.30%) C#
11 13 (3.30%) Python
11 13 (3.30%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.79%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.28%) ES6
14 8 (2.03%) XPath
15 3 (0.76%) AWK
15 3 (0.76%) C
15 3 (0.76%) Perl
15 3 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.20%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.05%) Degree
4 9 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.08%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (0.76%) EMIR
2 3 (0.76%) ISO 20022
2 3 (0.76%) MiFID
3 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 70 (17.77%) Docker
2 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (6.35%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.05%) Kibana
2 12 (3.05%) logstash
3 10 (2.54%) Ansible
4 8 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.78%) Rancher
6 5 (1.27%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.51%) Grafana
7 2 (0.51%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 95 (24.11%) Oracle
2 58 (14.72%) TIBCO
3 44 (11.17%) Sybase
4 21 (5.33%) MuleSoft
5 17 (4.31%) Murex
6 15 (3.81%) Google
6 15 (3.81%) Microsoft
7 14 (3.55%) Atlassian
8 12 (3.05%) AppDynamics
9 11 (2.79%) IBM
9 11 (2.79%) Solace
10 9 (2.28%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.03%) Currenex
12 6 (1.52%) Splunk
13 5 (1.27%) Guidewire
13 5 (1.27%) Informatica
13 5 (1.27%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.27%) Terracotta
13 5 (1.27%) VMware
13 5 (1.27%) webMethods