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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 60 60
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.43% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.19% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
-12.35% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
208 253 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.30% 36.35% 35.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 154 163
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £28.25 £43.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% -
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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