The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 April 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 93 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Contract jobs citing JMS 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.92% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 1.70% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £490 £525 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +87.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.30% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.75

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 429 353 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 33.00% 25.97% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 260 214
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in Surrey

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in Surrey

JMS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Camberley +11 7 £550 +4.76%
Woking - 5 £490 -
Guildford - 2 £490 -
JMS
South East

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

1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Spring
2 16 (72.73%) REST
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Maven
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (27.27%) ANTLR
8 6 (27.27%) XACML
8 6 (27.27%) BPMN
8 6 (27.27%) Drools
8 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) JUnit
8 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 6 (27.27%) TIBCO
8 6 (27.27%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (27.27%) Middleware
8 6 (27.27%) SOA
8 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
8 6 (27.27%) HTTP
8 6 (27.27%) HTTPS
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
1 6 (27.27%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) ANTLR
2 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
1 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) REST
1 16 (72.73%) Spring
2 15 (68.18%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (27.27%) Apache Thrift
3 6 (27.27%) Drools
3 6 (27.27%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) Middleware
3 6 (27.27%) MyBatis
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) XACML
4 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (22.73%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) JAXB
6 1 (4.55%) EJB
6 1 (4.55%) JSP
6 1 (4.55%) SAML
6 1 (4.55%) Servlets
6 1 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) BPMN
2 6 (27.27%) SOA
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
4 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
4 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PA-DSS
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) NDS
2 1 (4.55%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Novell
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase