The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 72 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% - 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.15 -
WebSphere MQ
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
210 174 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.65% 25.93% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 103 99
Average daily rate £363 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Imperva