The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.14% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.68% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
WebSphere MQ
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.95% 22.03% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Jython
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Server Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Jython
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft