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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 389 385 360
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 20 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.16% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.54% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Average daily rate
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£480 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £446 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Message Broker
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
6889 7267 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.88% 29.96% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5264 5258 4835
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £551 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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 +8 5 £450 +38.46%
WebSphere Message Broker
England

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 21 (72.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 21 (72.41%) WebSphere
3 16 (55.17%) UNIX
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Middleware
6 11 (37.93%) Banking
7 10 (34.48%) Change Control
7 10 (34.48%) XML
7 10 (34.48%) Solaris
8 9 (31.03%) XSLT
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle
9 8 (27.59%) FpML
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
9 8 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (24.14%) AIX
11 6 (20.69%) DB2
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
13 4 (13.79%) SunGard
13 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
13 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (13.79%) SWIFT
13 4 (13.79%) Retail
13 4 (13.79%) DataPower
14 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (10.34%) SOA
14 3 (10.34%) Web Services
14 3 (10.34%) DataStage

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (72.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) CICS
2 2 (6.90%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.45%) Mule
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.45%) FileNet
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Multicast
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) DataStage
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) International Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Middleware Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Platform Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (41.38%) Middleware
3 10 (34.48%) XML
4 9 (31.03%) XSLT
5 8 (27.59%) FpML
5 8 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) XSD
7 1 (3.45%) XSL
7 1 (3.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) SWIFT
1 4 (13.79%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) VSAM
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) EFT
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 10 (34.48%) Solaris
3 7 (24.14%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Change Control
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) EAI
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Cash Management
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) nmon
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) SunGard
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP