Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 137 138
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -35
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 1.74% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 10
Manchester median daily rate £313 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% -15.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £266 £363 £313
90th Percentile £434 £475 £551
North West median daily rate £350 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -17.65% -15.00% +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1067 1091 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.34% 30.57% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 777 563
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £519
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 27
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.76% -34.96% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.85 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.13 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Manchester

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JMS in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Manchester

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMS in Manchester

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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
Salford +2 1 - -
JMS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Grails
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) AMQP

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Mockito
1 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Spock
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) JSP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Grails
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) OSGi
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle