The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Knutsford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 18 15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 1.25% 6.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £373 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.95% 23.75% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Average daily rate £440 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WebSphere MQ
Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere MQ
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) CA Wily

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (100.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun