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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 92 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £441 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
WebSphere MQ
England

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
433 302 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.63% 20.91% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 4 - -
Leicestershire -11 2 - -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) IBM
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) DB2
4 6 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) DataPower
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) BC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
7 2 (12.50%) AS400
7 2 (12.50%) BAPI
7 2 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) DB2
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Support
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) AS400 Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (12.50%) BAPI
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) WSDL
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) DataPower
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) BC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP