The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 24 April 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 England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 485 441 474
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +33
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 79 75 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.65% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 13 38
Average daily rate £475 £471 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +10.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £435 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £344
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +34.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13413 11531 14306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.99% 26.81% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8827 7372 8646
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 328 360
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WebSphere Message Broker
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WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Message Broker
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -40 20 £500 +6.23% 3
South East +10 16 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 15 £425 -
West Midlands -11 11 £451 +12.81%
North West -16 7 £500 +11.11%
East Midlands -12 5 £325 -
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WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (70.77%) WebSphere
2 84 (64.62%) IBM
3 66 (50.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 32 (24.62%) SAP
4 32 (24.62%) Linux
5 28 (21.54%) DB2
6 27 (20.77%) Mainframe
7 26 (20.00%) UNIX
8 24 (18.46%) Middleware
9 23 (17.69%) Finance
10 22 (16.92%) Oracle
10 22 (16.92%) Java
10 22 (16.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 21 (16.15%) XML
12 19 (14.62%) Windows
13 15 (11.54%) SOAP
14 13 (10.00%) AIX
14 13 (10.00%) zOS
14 13 (10.00%) EDI
14 13 (10.00%) SOA
14 13 (10.00%) Configuration Management
15 11 (8.46%) Web Services
15 11 (8.46%) SWIFT
16 10 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (7.69%) HTTP
16 10 (7.69%) RosettaNet
17 9 (6.92%) Banking
17 9 (6.92%) ClearCase
18 8 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
18 8 (6.15%) SAP PI

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (70.77%) WebSphere
2 22 (16.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 10 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.15%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.62%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.31%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.54%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.77%) CICS
9 1 (0.77%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.77%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
1 1 (0.77%) PaaS
1 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) HTTP
2 8 (6.15%) FTP
3 3 (2.31%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.54%) SSL
4 2 (1.54%) RTP
5 1 (0.77%) Firewall
5 1 (0.77%) DNS
5 1 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.77%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.54%) DB2
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.54%) DataStage
5 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) ClearCase
2 7 (5.38%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.54%) JUnit
3 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (17.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Banking
3 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.54%) Automotive
6 2 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.46%) Architect
2 20 (15.38%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Administrator
3 17 (13.08%) WebSphere Administrator
4 13 (10.00%) Consultant
5 10 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
6 9 (6.92%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Integration Architect
8 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (3.85%) SAP Manager
8 5 (3.85%) Designer
8 5 (3.85%) SAP PI Consultant
9 4 (3.08%) WebSphere Architect
9 4 (3.08%) WebSphere Specialist
9 4 (3.08%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.31%) Release Manager
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (50.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (18.46%) Middleware
3 21 (16.15%) XML
4 15 (11.54%) SOAP
5 13 (10.00%) EDI
6 11 (8.46%) Web Services
7 8 (6.15%) SAP PI
8 6 (4.62%) XML Schema
9 5 (3.85%) XSD
9 5 (3.85%) JMS
9 5 (3.85%) WSDL
10 4 (3.08%) J2EE
11 2 (1.54%) Servlets
11 2 (1.54%) .NET
11 2 (1.54%) Spring
11 2 (1.54%) Ajax
11 2 (1.54%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.54%) Spring Security
11 2 (1.54%) GWT
12 1 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Mainframe
2 11 (8.46%) SWIFT
3 6 (4.62%) DataPower
4 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) Clustering
6 2 (1.54%) Firmware
7 1 (0.77%) iSeries
7 1 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Linux
2 26 (20.00%) UNIX
3 19 (14.62%) Windows
4 13 (10.00%) AIX
4 13 (10.00%) zOS
5 5 (3.85%) Solaris
6 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.00%) SOA
1 13 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
2 8 (6.15%) Change Management
2 8 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (5.38%) Migration
3 7 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (5.38%) Scrum
3 7 (5.38%) ITIL
3 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
4 6 (4.62%) Release Management
4 6 (4.62%) ERP
4 6 (4.62%) Integration Testing
4 6 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (3.85%) Time Management
5 5 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (3.85%) Workflow
5 5 (3.85%) Workflow Management
6 4 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.92%) Java
2 4 (3.08%) ActionScript
2 4 (3.08%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.77%) Perl
4 1 (0.77%) SQL
4 1 (0.77%) C
4 1 (0.77%) C#
4 1 (0.77%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) RosettaNet
2 5 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (3.08%) nmon
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 84 (64.62%) IBM
2 32 (24.62%) SAP
3 22 (16.92%) Oracle
4 7 (5.38%) JBoss
5 5 (3.85%) ATG
6 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.54%) Axway
9 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.77%) Remedy
9 1 (0.77%) Intel
9 1 (0.77%) Software AG
9 1 (0.77%) Informatica
9 1 (0.77%) Business Objects
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