The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 37 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMS 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.44% - 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £500 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 116 58 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 41.73% 24.47% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 66
Median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £49.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +266.66% -6.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Oxford

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for JMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Java EE
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Mockito
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (55.56%) JSF
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) JBoss
6 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (44.44%) EJB
6 4 (44.44%) SOAP
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 4 (44.44%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) J2EE
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 4 (44.44%) Ant
6 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
6 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
6 4 (44.44%) Selenium

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) GitHub
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Mockito
3 4 (44.44%) Ant
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Java EE
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) JSF
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
3 4 (44.44%) EJB
3 4 (44.44%) Grails
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) J2SE
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) BPEL
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle