The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank - 34 31
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 1.24% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.32% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £444
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 41 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.05% 17.01% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 45
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Basingstoke region.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke