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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
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
87 163 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.00% 39.37% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 101 89
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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