The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 36 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.82% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £440
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
131 109 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.70% 33.13% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 93
Average daily rate £400 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere MQ
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Alias
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) EAI
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
5 1 (20.00%) BMC
5 1 (20.00%) zOS
5 1 (20.00%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Alias
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) BMC