The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
WebSphere MQ
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
196 259 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.97% 35.87% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 138 132
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft