The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.23% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£432 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
WebSphere MQ
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 38 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.89% 25.33% 50.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 28
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Leicester region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

WebSphere MQ
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) MVS
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) ISPF
3 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM