Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 200 202
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing JMS 10 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.052% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.19% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
South West median daily rate £425 - £385
10th Percentile £375 - £360
90th Percentile £449 - £430
England median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - £34.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year - -35.81% +26.47%

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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1459 1565 1789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.73% 27.27% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1144 1249
South West median daily rate £395 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £537 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 92
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.63 £30.00
90th Percentile £57.75 £53.88 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the South West

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in the South West

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in the South West

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bristol - 7 £425 - 5
Devon - 2 - -
Gloucestershire +17 1 - -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for JMS.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) Microservices
4 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) Maven
6 4 (40.00%) EJB
7 3 (30.00%) Ant
7 3 (30.00%) DHTML
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (20.00%) User Stories

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (20.00%) JCAPS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Ant
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) Gradle
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) EJB
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) DHTML
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) JSP
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) XSD
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
7 1 (10.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) Java EE
7 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) BPEL
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat