The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 90 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 18 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 0.22% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 0.92% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £435 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £444
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
382 437 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.08% 23.84% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 287 283
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.50 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Winchester - 7 £435 -
Farnborough -4 1 - -
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 28 (96.55%) WebSphere
2 25 (86.21%) IBM Integration Bus
2 25 (86.21%) IBM
3 24 (82.76%) Linux
3 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
4 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
5 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
5 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 20 (68.97%) Tomcat
7 19 (65.52%) JBoss
7 19 (65.52%) Shell Script
7 19 (65.52%) Open Source
7 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
7 19 (65.52%) Apache TomEE
7 19 (65.52%) Apache Geronimo
8 15 (51.72%) Analytics
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) JSF
10 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
11 4 (13.79%) Docker
11 4 (13.79%) Puppet
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle ADF
11 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
11 4 (13.79%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 28 (96.55%) WebSphere
2 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (68.97%) Tomcat
4 19 (65.52%) Apache Geronimo
4 19 (65.52%) Apache TomEE
4 19 (65.52%) JBoss
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 10 (34.48%) WebSphere Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Server Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Subject Matter Expert
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) JSF
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle ADF
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) Java SE
4 1 (3.45%) JMS
4 1 (3.45%) JPA
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Biometrics
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Open Source
2 15 (51.72%) Analytics
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Case Management
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) OWASP
4 1 (3.45%) Records Management
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) SDLC
4 1 (3.45%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) System Testing
4 1 (3.45%) TDD
4 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
1 19 (65.52%) Shell Script
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) IBM
2 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle