The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 97 108 115
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Contract jobs citing JMS 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.10% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £394
% change year-on-year +12.90% -1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 608 574
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.92% 31.44% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 438 353
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

JMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMS in West Yorkshire

JMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JMS in West Yorkshire

JMS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +11 4 - - 2
Bradford - 1 - -
JMS
Yorkshire

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMS.

1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) REST
4 7 (43.75%) LDAP
4 7 (43.75%) HTTP
4 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 6 (37.50%) B2B
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) EAI
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) Middleware
5 6 (37.50%) EJB
5 6 (37.50%) Servlets
5 6 (37.50%) J2EE
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (37.50%) Mule
5 6 (37.50%) MuleSoft
5 6 (37.50%) Mule ESB
5 6 (37.50%) API Development
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Spring
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Maven
8 3 (18.75%) Mockito
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) JUnit

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (37.50%) Mule
1 6 (37.50%) Mule ESB
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
1 7 (43.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) Mockito
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Spock
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Integration Developer
3 6 (37.50%) MuleSoft Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Server Administrator
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (12.50%) DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) EJB
3 6 (37.50%) J2EE
3 6 (37.50%) Middleware
3 6 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) JDBC
5 2 (12.50%) OSGi
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) JSF
6 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) API Development
1 6 (37.50%) B2B
1 6 (37.50%) EAI
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Korn
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) FATCA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) MuleSoft
3 2 (12.50%) Solace
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle