The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 56 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMS 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% - 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% - 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £500 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +12.17% +0.64%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 144 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.97% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 114 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £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 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Oxfordshire

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Oxford - 4 £500 -
JMS
South East

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JMS.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (94.74%) Java EE
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 16 (84.21%) Maven
3 16 (84.21%) Mockito
4 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
4 15 (78.95%) JUnit
5 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 13 (68.42%) MVC
5 13 (68.42%) Spring MVC
6 12 (63.16%) JSF
7 11 (57.89%) REST
7 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (52.63%) Play Framework
8 10 (52.63%) XPath
8 10 (52.63%) Grails
8 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (52.63%) Oracle
8 10 (52.63%) Ant
8 10 (52.63%) XML
8 10 (52.63%) Linux
9 9 (47.37%) J2EE
9 9 (47.37%) TDD
9 9 (47.37%) jQuery
9 9 (47.37%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (47.37%) Node.js
9 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
10 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (36.84%) nginx
4 6 (31.58%) JBoss
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (47.37%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (31.58%) GitHub
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Maven
1 16 (84.21%) Mockito
2 15 (78.95%) JUnit
3 10 (52.63%) Ant
4 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
4 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (31.58%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Angular Developer
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (94.74%) Java EE
3 13 (68.42%) Spring MVC
4 12 (63.16%) JSF
5 11 (57.89%) REST
6 10 (52.63%) Grails
6 10 (52.63%) Play Framework
6 10 (52.63%) XML
7 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 9 (47.37%) J2EE
7 9 (47.37%) jQuery
7 9 (47.37%) Node.js
8 8 (42.11%) J2SE
8 8 (42.11%) React
9 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
9 7 (36.84%) SOAP
10 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
10 6 (31.58%) EJB
10 6 (31.58%) RESTful
10 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (42.11%) SOA
6 7 (36.84%) Process Improvement
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
7 6 (31.58%) Product Management
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) BPEL
8 4 (21.05%) BPMN
9 1 (5.26%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Ansible
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle