The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 86 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 10 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.64% 1.31% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 5.14% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£260 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
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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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
408 370 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.20% 25.53% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 200 150
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 11
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the East Midlands region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 7 - -
Nottinghamshire -13 2 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £260 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 14 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 13 (61.90%) IBM
4 11 (52.38%) Middleware
5 10 (47.62%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) SOA
7 8 (38.10%) SAP
7 8 (38.10%) DataPower
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (23.81%) Workflow
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) VB
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) ERP
10 4 (19.05%) EAI
10 4 (19.05%) Software AG
10 4 (19.05%) HTTP
10 4 (19.05%) WSDL
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) XSD
10 4 (19.05%) DB2
10 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
4 1 (4.76%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 3 (14.29%) DMZ
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Integration Architect
3 7 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) COBOL Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (52.38%) Middleware
3 4 (19.05%) WSDL
3 4 (19.05%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) XSD
4 3 (14.29%) JMS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) ISPF
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) DataPower
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) ERP
3 4 (19.05%) EAI
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) VB
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) Software AG
5 2 (9.52%) Intel
6 1 (4.76%) webMethods
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