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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 71 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 1.86% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£350 £381 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +48.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
297 215 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.02% 32.48% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 102 110
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) DataPower
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) DMZ
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) UIKit
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (28.57%) Struts2
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Kony
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) DMZ
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 2 (28.57%) JTA
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 2 (28.57%) Dojo
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (28.57%) YUI
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) DataPower
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) BPEL
3 2 (28.57%) AOP
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Yahoo!
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Kony
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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