Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 July 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 178 176
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -16
Contract jobs citing JMS 12 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.79% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 3
West Midlands median daily rate £600 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -2.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £575 £363 £413
90th Percentile £625 £452 £498
England median daily rate £500 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +26.11%

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1078 1508 1226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.32% 25.15% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 940 761
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.86% +9.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £213
90th Percentile £550 £513 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.24% -14.60% +8.26%
10th Percentile £21.00 £16.75 £12.21
90th Percentile £40.25 £39.50 £41.35
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.13
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.81% +3.21%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Warwickshire - 6 - - 2
Coventry - 5 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £600 -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (91.67%) RESTEasy
2 11 (91.67%) HornetQ
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
2 11 (91.67%) JAX-RS
2 11 (91.67%) Analytics
2 11 (91.67%) RESTful
2 11 (91.67%) Scala
2 11 (91.67%) Hadoop
2 11 (91.67%) JBehave
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (91.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (91.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) Hudson
2 11 (91.67%) Docker
2 11 (91.67%) Apache Spark
2 11 (91.67%) WildFly
2 11 (91.67%) Software Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Spring Boot
2 11 (91.67%) WireMock
2 11 (91.67%) Personalization
2 11 (91.67%) Kanban

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (91.67%) Apache Spark
1 11 (91.67%) GlassFish
1 11 (91.67%) JBoss
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (91.67%) WildFly
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
1 11 (91.67%) Hadoop
1 11 (91.67%) MongoDB
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
1 11 (91.67%) NoSQL
1 11 (91.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) Hudson
2 11 (91.67%) JBehave
2 11 (91.67%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Digital Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) HornetQ
1 11 (91.67%) Java EE
1 11 (91.67%) JAX-RS
1 11 (91.67%) RESTEasy
1 11 (91.67%) RESTful
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
1 11 (91.67%) Spring Boot
1 11 (91.67%) WireMock
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Android
1 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Analytics
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) DSDM
2 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Kanban
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (91.67%) Personalization
2 11 (91.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) Software Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) API Design
3 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Scala
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
Staffordshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
3Search
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
PBIT Consultants Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago