The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
London / City of London
Rank 129 139 164
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 17 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.49% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 13
Median daily rate £575 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £350 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £429 £435
% change year-on-year
+1.45% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00

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
1016 1004 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.85% 31.47% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 850 1270
Median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ across the City of London region.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ across the City of London region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 19 (76.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (68.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) XML
4 11 (44.00%) IBM
4 11 (44.00%) Banking
5 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (40.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (32.00%) SOAP
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) J2EE
9 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (24.00%) HTML
9 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (24.00%) UML
9 6 (24.00%) OO
9 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (24.00%) CSS
9 6 (24.00%) JSP
9 6 (24.00%) JUnit
9 6 (24.00%) Middleware
9 6 (24.00%) JAXB
9 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (76.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) Mule
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 2 (8.00%) AMQP
2 2 (8.00%) Multicast
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (24.00%) EasyMock
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
1 6 (24.00%) JUnit
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
1 6 (24.00%) Mockito
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) J2EE
5 6 (24.00%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) Java EE
5 6 (24.00%) JAXB
5 6 (24.00%) JMS
5 6 (24.00%) JPA
5 6 (24.00%) JSON
5 6 (24.00%) JSP
5 6 (24.00%) Middleware
5 6 (24.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
5 6 (24.00%) Spring Boot
6 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (12.00%) Equities
2 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) BDD
1 6 (24.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 6 (24.00%) Microservices
1 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (24.00%) OO
1 6 (24.00%) TDD
1 6 (24.00%) UML
1 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) IBM
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Serena
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) Temenos
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