The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK / England
Rank 459 502 464
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -38
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 116 101 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.73% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 63 59
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £444 £435
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13026 13752 12968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.79% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9123 9582 8672
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 236 177
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £59.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 63 £525 -4.54% 6
South East +35 29 £438 +20.68% 2
South West +2 5 £460 +2.22%
East Midlands +5 4 £400 -
North East - 4 £315 -
East of England - 4 £500 -
North West +3 3 £338 -20.58%
Yorkshire +15 2 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands -1 2 £366 -18.61% 1
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 216 (92.70%) WebSphere
2 139 (59.66%) IBM
3 113 (48.50%) Linux
4 90 (38.63%) Java
5 86 (36.91%) WebSphere Application Server
6 84 (36.05%) IBM Integration Bus
7 83 (35.62%) Oracle
8 80 (34.33%) Finance
9 71 (30.47%) Unix
10 67 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (28.33%) Middleware
12 59 (25.32%) Red Hat
13 58 (24.89%) JBoss
13 58 (24.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 53 (22.75%) Banking
15 50 (21.46%) SQL
16 47 (20.17%) Shell Script
17 45 (19.31%) Tomcat
18 44 (18.88%) WebLogic
19 39 (16.74%) OO
19 39 (16.74%) Windows
19 39 (16.74%) XML
19 39 (16.74%) Security Cleared
20 35 (15.02%) AIX
21 34 (14.59%) SC Cleared
21 34 (14.59%) DevOps
22 33 (14.16%) Perl
23 32 (13.73%) Puppet
23 32 (13.73%) Bash Shell
24 31 (13.30%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 216 (92.70%) WebSphere
2 86 (36.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 58 (24.89%) JBoss
4 45 (19.31%) Tomcat
5 44 (18.88%) WebLogic
6 22 (9.44%) IIS
7 21 (9.01%) Apache Geronimo
7 21 (9.01%) Apache TomEE
8 17 (7.30%) Apache
9 10 (4.29%) FileNet
9 10 (4.29%) IBM HTTP Server
10 9 (3.86%) Mule
11 8 (3.43%) Confluence
11 8 (3.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (3.00%) WebSphere Portal
12 7 (3.00%) WebSphere Process Server
13 6 (2.58%) WebLogic Portal
14 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.72%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (9.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.29%) Exstream
5 2 (0.86%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) GitHub
2 2 (0.86%) Boomi
2 2 (0.86%) IaaS
2 2 (0.86%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.86%) PaaS
2 2 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.02%) SSL
2 25 (10.73%) HTTP
3 22 (9.44%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.58%) LDAP
5 9 (3.86%) Network Security
6 8 (3.43%) DNS
6 8 (3.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.00%) HTTPS
8 5 (2.15%) AMQP
9 4 (1.72%) FTP
9 4 (1.72%) Multicast
10 3 (1.29%) NAS
10 3 (1.29%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.86%) DHCP
11 2 (0.86%) Firewall
11 2 (0.86%) SMTP
11 2 (0.86%) SNMP
12 1 (0.43%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.01%) Oracle Database
3 19 (8.15%) DB2
4 14 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.72%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.29%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.43%) solidDB
Development Applications
1 28 (12.02%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.01%) Maven
3 19 (8.15%) JIRA
4 16 (6.87%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.01%) JUnit
6 13 (5.58%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.72%) Selenium
8 10 (4.29%) Hudson
9 9 (3.86%) Mockito
9 9 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.43%) Subversion
11 7 (3.00%) Ant
11 7 (3.00%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (2.58%) EasyMock
13 5 (2.15%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.72%) JMeter
14 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
15 3 (1.29%) Introscope
15 3 (1.29%) MSBuild
General
1 80 (34.33%) Finance
2 53 (22.75%) Banking
3 11 (4.72%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.58%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.58%) Retail
5 4 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (0.86%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (25.32%) Developer
2 39 (16.74%) Java Developer
3 26 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (9.44%) WebSphere Specialist
5 20 (8.58%) Architect
5 20 (8.58%) Consultant
5 20 (8.58%) WebSphere Developer
6 19 (8.15%) Administrator
7 18 (7.73%) Analyst
8 15 (6.44%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (5.15%) WebSphere Engineer
10 11 (4.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 10 (4.29%) WebSphere Administrator
11 10 (4.29%) WebSphere Consultant
12 8 (3.43%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.43%) Java WebSphere Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Messaging Engineer
12 8 (3.43%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
13 7 (3.00%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (36.05%) IBM Integration Bus
2 66 (28.33%) Middleware
3 39 (16.74%) XML
4 30 (12.88%) J2EE
4 30 (12.88%) Spring
4 30 (12.88%) Web Services
5 28 (12.02%) SOAP
6 27 (11.59%) JMS
7 26 (11.16%) REST
8 22 (9.44%) HTML
9 19 (8.15%) CSS
9 19 (8.15%) Hibernate
9 19 (8.15%) Software Packaging
10 18 (7.73%) .NET
11 16 (6.87%) Java EE
12 15 (6.44%) Ajax
13 13 (5.58%) XSLT
14 12 (5.15%) ActiveMQ
14 12 (5.15%) JSON
14 12 (5.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.45%) DataPower
3 17 (7.30%) Clustering
4 11 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (3.86%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.00%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.58%) iSeries
9 6 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.72%) Equities
11 3 (1.29%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.29%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.86%) Derivative
12 2 (0.86%) Replication
13 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.43%) PKI
13 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 113 (48.50%) Linux
2 71 (30.47%) Unix
3 58 (24.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (16.74%) Windows
5 35 (15.02%) AIX
6 20 (8.58%) Solaris
7 13 (5.58%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.15%) zOS
11 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.86%) SUSE
13 2 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.74%) OO
3 34 (14.59%) DevOps
4 28 (12.02%) Open Source
5 24 (10.30%) TDD
6 23 (9.87%) Configuration Management
7 21 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.15%) Unit Testing
9 18 (7.73%) BDD
10 17 (7.30%) Analytics
11 15 (6.44%) Change Control
12 13 (5.58%) SOA
12 13 (5.58%) UML
13 12 (5.15%) High Availability
13 12 (5.15%) Multithreading
13 12 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (4.72%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.72%) SDLC
14 11 (4.72%) Workflow
15 10 (4.29%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.63%) Java
2 50 (21.46%) SQL
3 47 (20.17%) Shell Script
4 33 (14.16%) Perl
5 32 (13.73%) Bash Shell
6 22 (9.44%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.72%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.29%) Python
10 9 (3.86%) C
10 9 (3.86%) C++
10 9 (3.86%) Jython
10 9 (3.86%) VB
11 6 (2.58%) Korn
12 3 (1.29%) C#
12 3 (1.29%) Groovy
12 3 (1.29%) VBScript
13 2 (0.86%) DCL
13 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (16.74%) Security Cleared
2 34 (14.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.43%) Degree
4 3 (1.29%) ISEB
4 3 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.43%) QA
2 6 (2.58%) PA-DSS
2 6 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.29%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.43%) ISO15022
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.29%) Docker
4 3 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (13.73%) Puppet
2 27 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.43%) Forum Sentry
4 6 (2.58%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (1.72%) Ansible
6 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (1.72%) Nagios
7 3 (1.29%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.86%) Control-M
9 1 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 139 (59.66%) IBM
2 83 (35.62%) Oracle
3 59 (25.32%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.02%) Informatica
5 24 (10.30%) HP
6 23 (9.87%) Siebel
7 22 (9.44%) Axway
8 17 (7.30%) Microsoft
9 10 (4.29%) Sun
10 9 (3.86%) TIBCO
10 9 (3.86%) VMware
11 8 (3.43%) MuleSoft
12 5 (2.15%) Serena
13 4 (1.72%) Citrix
13 4 (1.72%) Splunk
14 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
14 3 (1.29%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (1.29%) IFS
14 3 (1.29%) Kony
14 3 (1.29%) SAP
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