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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 78 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
428 359 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.54% 36.78% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 254 115
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (80.00%) DataPower
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) DataPower
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) IBM