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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 98 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £398 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -16.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
536 576 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.76% 35.89% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 399 212
Median daily rate £413 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) zOS
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) EJB

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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) CICS
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) JTA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) Struts2
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) AOP
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Intel
2 1 (20.00%) Kony
2 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware