The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JMX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMX over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Management Extensions (JMX)
UK
Rank 567 597 608
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11  
Contract jobs citing JMX 19 33 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.062% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.22% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 2
Median daily rate £538 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £405 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £500 -
% change year-on-year -8.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13899 14787 13862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.29% 28.00% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9628 10237 8968
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 227 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JMX
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JMX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JMX in the UK

JMX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMX in the UK

JMX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMX over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMX in the UK

JMX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMX in the UK

JMX
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +39 19 £538 +13.15% 3
South West - 12 - - 1
London -6 3 £600 +26.31% 1
Hampshire +21 2 £456 +14.06%
South East +19 2 £456 +14.06%
North West +31 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £438 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

JMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JMX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JMX.

1 31 (100.00%) JMS
2 29 (93.55%) Java
3 26 (83.87%) Spring
4 19 (61.29%) J2EE
4 19 (61.29%) JDBC
4 19 (61.29%) Hibernate
5 17 (54.84%) Content Management
5 17 (54.84%) Web Services
5 17 (54.84%) Virtual Team
6 16 (51.61%) JBoss
7 15 (48.39%) Apache
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle
8 13 (41.94%) JSP
8 13 (41.94%) Servlets
8 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
8 13 (41.94%) Struts
8 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
8 13 (41.94%) Internet
8 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (41.94%) WebSphere
8 13 (41.94%) High Availability
9 12 (38.71%) iPad
9 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (38.71%) QA
9 12 (38.71%) Load Testing
9 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (38.71%) Software Architecture
9 12 (38.71%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (38.71%) Endeca
9 12 (38.71%) ATG

JMX
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (51.61%) JBoss
2 15 (48.39%) Apache
3 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
3 13 (41.94%) WebSphere
4 12 (38.71%) CMS
4 12 (38.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (19.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (22.58%) PaaS
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Bluemix
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.23%) IPv6
3 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Endeca
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Redis
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Ant
1 5 (16.13%) CruiseControl
1 5 (16.13%) EasyMock
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) JBehave
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.13%) JUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Maven
1 5 (16.13%) Mockito
1 5 (16.13%) Selenium
1 5 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Front Office
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Web Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Messaging Support
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Traffic Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) JMS
2 26 (83.87%) Spring
3 19 (61.29%) Hibernate
3 19 (61.29%) J2EE
3 19 (61.29%) JDBC
4 17 (54.84%) Web Services
5 13 (41.94%) JSP
5 13 (41.94%) Servlets
5 13 (41.94%) Struts
6 12 (38.71%) SOAP
6 12 (38.71%) XML
6 12 (38.71%) XSLT
7 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.13%) Backbone.js
7 5 (16.13%) CSS
7 5 (16.13%) CSS3
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) RESTful
7 5 (16.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Virtual Team
2 12 (38.71%) iPad
3 6 (19.35%) Cloud Native
4 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
5 2 (6.45%) Derivative
5 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.45%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
6 1 (3.23%) Equities
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Content Management
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) High Availability
3 12 (38.71%) B2B
3 12 (38.71%) B2C
3 12 (38.71%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) Load Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (38.71%) Software Architecture
4 11 (35.48%) BDD
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) Microservices
7 6 (19.35%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Go
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CISSP
1 3 (9.68%) RHCE
1 3 (9.68%) RHCSA
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.23%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Capistrano
2 5 (16.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) ATG
3 5 (16.13%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) Sybase
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) Solace
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
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