Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 19 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)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -
Contract jobs citing JMS 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.25% 3.08% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 5.88% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
West Lothian median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Scotland median daily rate £365 £340 £388
% change year-on-year +7.35% -12.26% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 46 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 51.69% 52.31% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 31
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £319 £309 £263
90th Percentile £435 £438 £394
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% -3.86%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in West Lothian

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in West Lothian

JMS
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 19 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
Livingston -4 2 - -
JMS
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for JMS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) ES6
1 2 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 2 (100.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 2 (100.00%) Transpiler

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Transpiler
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ES6
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL