The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ultra Messaging over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 201 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 2 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 1.23% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 24
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£625 £675 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £700 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1697 1714 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.89% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1299 1591
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Ultra Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ultra Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ultra Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging across the City of London region.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) TIBCO
3 11 (84.62%) Rendezvous
4 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (53.85%) Middleware
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) RMDS
5 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) Low Latency
6 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) Multicast
6 6 (46.15%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (46.15%) DataSynapse
6 6 (46.15%) Banking
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (46.15%) HTTP
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) XML
6 6 (46.15%) XSLT
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Solaris
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Apache
6 6 (46.15%) Tomcat

Ultra Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) Multicast
2 5 (38.46%) FCoE
2 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
2 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) AMQP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (38.46%) HBase
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Front Office
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Rendezvous
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) JMS
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Low Latency
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (38.46%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 5 (38.46%) Benchmarking
4 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Market Making
7 1 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) NFS
1 5 (38.46%) Xen
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) SRDF
1 5 (38.46%) KVM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) TIBCO
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) DataSynapse
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Sybase
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) EMC
4 5 (38.46%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
5 1 (7.69%) Solace