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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 32 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.95% 1.18% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.07% 3.61% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £375 £440
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -
WebSphere MQ
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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
58 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.47% 32.68% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 28
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WebSphere MQ
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) OpenShift
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) OpenShift
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat