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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 195 192 184
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 3 10 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.57% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 26
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£580 £631 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £568 £538
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £683 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+112.96% -
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
1636 1756 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.44% 30.20% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1297 1665
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Average hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (85.71%) Rendezvous
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Sybase
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (57.14%) RMDS
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) DataSynapse
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
4 4 (57.14%) HBase
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Multicast

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) FCoE
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) HBase
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Rendezvous
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) FpML
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Market Making
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) SRDF
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
2 3 (42.86%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) DataSynapse
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Intel
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Currenex