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 3 months to 23 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)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 142 143
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.033% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.83%  
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 738 793 789
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 27.16% 26.50% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 544 548
Median daily rate £351 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.14% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 35
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Devon -5 1 - - 1
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for JMS.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (95.24%) Web Services
3 19 (90.48%) XML
4 18 (85.71%) Oracle
5 15 (71.43%) SOAP
6 14 (66.67%) Struts
6 14 (66.67%) XSLT
6 14 (66.67%) JBoss
6 14 (66.67%) WebLogic
6 14 (66.67%) Spring
6 14 (66.67%) WebSphere
6 14 (66.67%) iPad
6 14 (66.67%) High Availability
7 13 (61.90%) Internet
7 13 (61.90%) J2EE
8 12 (57.14%) Apache
8 12 (57.14%) JDBC
8 12 (57.14%) JSP
8 12 (57.14%) Servlets
8 12 (57.14%) JMX
8 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
8 12 (57.14%) B2B
8 12 (57.14%) B2C
8 12 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (57.14%) ATG
8 12 (57.14%) CMS
8 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
8 12 (57.14%) Endeca
8 12 (57.14%) Content Management
8 12 (57.14%) Virtual Team

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 14 (66.67%) JBoss
1 14 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 14 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 12 (57.14%) CMS
2 12 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.76%) JCAPS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Endeca
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Gradle
3 2 (9.52%) Hudson
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) Web Services
2 19 (90.48%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) SOAP
4 14 (66.67%) Spring
4 14 (66.67%) Struts
4 14 (66.67%) XSLT
5 13 (61.90%) J2EE
6 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
6 12 (57.14%) JDBC
6 12 (57.14%) JMX
6 12 (57.14%) JSP
6 12 (57.14%) Servlets
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) EJB
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) REST
10 2 (9.52%) DHTML
10 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 2 (9.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) iPad
2 12 (57.14%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) High Availability
2 12 (57.14%) B2B
2 12 (57.14%) B2C
2 12 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (57.14%) Content Management
2 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 12 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
5 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCPD
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) ATG
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
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