The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Coventry region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 38 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.86% 1.20% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 5.08% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -21.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 59 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.67% 23.51% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 26 44
Average daily rate £325 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £135 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £304 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £28.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.63% -50.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WebSphere MQ
West Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Coventry region.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WebSphere MQ
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (88.89%) SAP
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Automotive
4 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
4 6 (66.67%) Data Mapping
4 6 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (66.67%) PLM
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) zOS
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
General
1 6 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) PLM
1 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat