The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker 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 WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 201 193 208
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 10 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.069% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.23% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Average daily rate
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£400 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
1754 1708 2137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.18% 29.61% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1282 1632
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £16.00 £27.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Message Broker
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 WebSphere Message Broker across the City of London region.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the City of London region.

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 WebSphere Message Broker.

1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (82.35%) IBM
3 11 (64.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (64.71%) Retail
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) XPath
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) Retail Banking
7 5 (29.41%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Middleware
9 3 (17.65%) Sybase
10 2 (11.76%) Ant
10 2 (11.76%) Perl
10 2 (11.76%) XSLT
10 2 (11.76%) UNIX
10 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
10 2 (11.76%) FIXML
10 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
10 2 (11.76%) SOA
10 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
10 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
10 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (11.76%) Relational Database

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 WebSphere Message Broker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.76%) WMQI
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Ant
1 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Retail
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (52.94%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) SOAP
4 5 (29.41%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 2 (11.76%) FIXML
6 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
6 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) EAI
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) XPath
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle