The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker 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 WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 384 416 397
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 44 10 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £432 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Message Broker
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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
7578 7504 8055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.46% 30.84% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5573 5249 5813
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Message Broker
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 10 £400 - 1
Bromley - 2 £500 -
WebSphere Message Broker
England

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker.

1 88 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 61 (69.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 49 (55.68%) DataPower
4 44 (50.00%) IBM
5 43 (48.86%) AIX
6 38 (43.18%) Oracle
7 21 (23.86%) Middleware
8 19 (21.59%) UNIX
8 19 (21.59%) MQSeries
9 18 (20.45%) XML
9 18 (20.45%) Finance
10 14 (15.91%) Java
11 12 (13.64%) Web Services
11 12 (13.64%) Retail
12 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
12 10 (11.36%) Banking
13 9 (10.23%) XPath
14 7 (7.95%) PKI
14 7 (7.95%) XSLT
14 7 (7.95%) SOAP
14 7 (7.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
15 6 (6.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 6 (6.82%) REST
16 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
16 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
17 4 (4.55%) XSD
17 4 (4.55%) Perl
17 4 (4.55%) SQL

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (21.59%) MQSeries
3 7 (7.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) WMQI
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.14%) Cordys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) PowerCenter
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Ant
1 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.27%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.27%) Subversion
1 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Retail
3 10 (11.36%) Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Consultant
2 24 (27.27%) WebSphere Consultant
3 21 (23.86%) Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Architect
5 12 (13.64%) WebSphere Architect
6 9 (10.23%) WebSphere Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (6.82%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Administrator
11 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Administrator
11 3 (3.41%) Tivoli Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Integration Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Middleware Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Integration Specialist
11 3 (3.41%) UNIX Consultant
12 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) Senior WebSphere Developer
12 2 (2.27%) Middleware Analyst
12 2 (2.27%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (69.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 21 (23.86%) Middleware
3 18 (20.45%) XML
4 12 (13.64%) Web Services
5 7 (7.95%) SOAP
5 7 (7.95%) XSLT
6 6 (6.82%) REST
7 4 (4.55%) XML Messaging
7 4 (4.55%) XSD
8 2 (2.27%) .NET
8 2 (2.27%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.27%) FIXML
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 49 (55.68%) DataPower
2 7 (7.95%) PKI
3 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.55%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.27%) Equities
5 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) AIX
2 19 (21.59%) UNIX
3 3 (3.41%) VMS
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
1 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (3.41%) Release Management
2 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
2 3 (3.41%) Integration Testing
2 3 (3.41%) SOA
2 3 (3.41%) B2B
3 2 (2.27%) Validation
3 2 (2.27%) EAI
3 2 (2.27%) Data Modelling
3 2 (2.27%) DevOps
3 2 (2.27%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) Java
2 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
3 9 (10.23%) XPath
4 4 (4.55%) Perl
4 4 (4.55%) SQL
5 3 (3.41%) C++
5 3 (3.41%) DCL
6 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
1 6 (6.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 44 (50.00%) IBM
2 38 (43.18%) Oracle
3 3 (3.41%) Informatica
4 2 (2.27%) Serena
4 2 (2.27%) Sybase
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) Pega