The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ultra Messaging over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 395 373 359
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 13 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 45
Average daily rate £534 £675 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £585
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ultra Messaging
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Ultra Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Ultra Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ultra Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging across the London region.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Trend in London

Ultra Messaging
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging.

1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Front Office
3 16 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (66.67%) Low Latency
4 13 (54.17%) TIBCO
5 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) JMS
8 8 (33.33%) Unix
8 8 (33.33%) C#
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) Oracle
9 7 (29.17%) Banking
9 7 (29.17%) Equities
9 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 7 (29.17%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) .NET
11 5 (20.83%) C++
11 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 5 (20.83%) XML
11 5 (20.83%) SOA
11 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
11 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
11 5 (20.83%) Ultra-Low Latency

Ultra Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Multicast
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) AMQP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) FCoE
4 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Unicast
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) KDB
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) Grunt
5 1 (4.17%) gulp
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (70.83%) Front Office
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
5 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.17%) International Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) JMS
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) J2EE
4 4 (16.67%) Rendezvous
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Java EE
5 3 (12.50%) Java SE
5 3 (12.50%) Middleware
5 3 (12.50%) WinForms
5 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (29.17%) Equities
3 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 4 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Eurex
5 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.17%) Grid Computing
5 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) SOA
5 5 (20.83%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) FX Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 1 (4.17%) Change Management
9 1 (4.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.83%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
8 2 (8.33%) Ruby
9 1 (4.17%) Clojure
9 1 (4.17%) Scala
9 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) KVM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) SRDF
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) TIBCO
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Currenex
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) DataSynapse
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Solace
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) eSpeed
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Reuters
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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