The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for JMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -43 -  
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.95% 4.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £445 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.87% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £471 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +10.70% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

JMS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 190 28 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 52.92% 27.45% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 13 11
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £413 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 £13.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.03% -57.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing JMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Northern Ireland

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Northern Ireland

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -40 7 £445 +7.87%
JMS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) Korn
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
3 4 (57.14%) Talend
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Ab Initio
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (42.86%) Metaprogramming
4 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
4 3 (42.86%) Parallel Processing
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Talend Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Metaprogramming
2 3 (42.86%) Parallel Processing
2 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Korn
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Talend
3 3 (42.86%) Ab Initio