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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 187 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 4 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 1.08% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £775 £720
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
1598 1753 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.59% 29.44% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1363 1502
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.49 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.75 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) TIBCO
2 10 (76.92%) Rendezvous
3 9 (69.23%) Low Latency
4 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (53.85%) Front Office
5 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) JMS
7 5 (38.46%) IBM
7 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) C++
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Middleware
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
7 5 (38.46%) RMDS
7 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
7 5 (38.46%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) Multicast
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (30.77%) DataSynapse
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
8 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) XSLT
8 4 (30.77%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Multicast
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) FCoE
2 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) AMQP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) HBase
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Rendezvous
2 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (38.46%) JMS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (7.69%) JDBC
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Low Latency
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Market Making
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
1 3 (23.08%) Xen
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) SRDF
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (23.08%) KVM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) TIBCO
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) DataSynapse
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) Intel
4 3 (23.08%) Sybase
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) Murex
5 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
5 1 (7.69%) Solace