The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 54 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
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
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 227 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.32% 29.21% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 149 97
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) WSDL
3 5 (55.56%) XML Schema
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) API Design
6 1 (11.11%) KYC
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Pega

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DataStage
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Architect
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) WSDL
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) XML Schema
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Design
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) KYC
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Pega