The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 103 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.072% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £492 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -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
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
576 415 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.92% 30.05% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 300 324
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WebSphere MQ
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware