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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 149 181 175
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 1 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.70% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 30
Average daily rate £525 £500 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ultra Messaging
London

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
990 1564 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.46% 30.54% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 1258 1292
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Market Making
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unicast
2 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unicast
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Market Making
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO