The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ 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 MQ over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 365 357 330
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 63 85 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 50
Average daily rate
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£500 £461 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £307 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere MQ
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
7493 7874 7523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.38% 31.06% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5504 5736 5344
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 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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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 +7 9 £443 -1.66% 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 156 (95.12%) WebSphere
2 114 (69.51%) Linux
3 108 (65.85%) IBM
4 99 (60.37%) Oracle
5 80 (48.78%) Python
6 78 (47.56%) UNIX
7 74 (45.12%) Finance
8 63 (38.41%) Bash Shell
9 57 (34.76%) Middleware
10 45 (27.44%) WebLogic
10 45 (27.44%) SOA
10 45 (27.44%) Clustering
11 44 (26.83%) Windows
12 43 (26.22%) VMware
13 42 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
14 41 (25.00%) Puppet
14 41 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
14 41 (25.00%) Ruby
15 40 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
15 40 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
15 40 (24.39%) SELinux
16 36 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (21.34%) Banking
18 34 (20.73%) Red Hat
19 33 (20.12%) Remedy
19 33 (20.12%) SQL
20 32 (19.51%) JIRA
21 27 (16.46%) Perl
22 26 (15.85%) AIX

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 156 (95.12%) WebSphere
2 45 (27.44%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (5.49%) MQSeries
5 9 (5.49%) CICS
6 7 (4.27%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (3.05%) IIS
8 4 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.22%) Tuxedo
9 2 (1.22%) CMS
9 2 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
10 1 (0.61%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (3.05%) MS Office
2 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (12.80%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.83%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.61%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 40 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
1 40 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.63%) SSL
2 13 (7.93%) Firewall
3 8 (4.88%) HTTP
3 8 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.27%) SMTP
4 7 (4.27%) FTP
5 6 (3.66%) HTTPS
6 5 (3.05%) DNS
6 5 (3.05%) Multicast
7 3 (1.83%) SAN
8 2 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 22 (13.41%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.98%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.76%) ObjectStore
4 16 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (9.15%) DB2
6 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.22%) Informix
7 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) solidDB
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (19.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 74 (45.12%) Finance
2 35 (21.34%) Banking
3 26 (15.85%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.71%) Retail
5 9 (5.49%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.05%) Back Office
7 3 (1.83%) French Language
7 3 (1.83%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (17.68%) Developer
2 21 (12.80%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (10.37%) Python Developer
3 17 (10.37%) C++ Developer
4 16 (9.76%) Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) Support Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) Administrator
6 14 (8.54%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.32%) Consultant
9 10 (6.10%) WebSphere Administrator
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Development Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Architect
11 7 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Support Specialist
12 6 (3.66%) Middleware Specialist
12 6 (3.66%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (34.76%) Middleware
2 17 (10.37%) Django
2 17 (10.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (9.76%) Twisted
3 16 (9.76%) ZeroMQ
4 15 (9.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 11 (6.71%) STL
6 7 (4.27%) JMS
7 6 (3.66%) XML
8 5 (3.05%) Rendezvous
8 5 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (3.05%) FpML
9 4 (2.44%) XSLT
9 4 (2.44%) J2EE
10 3 (1.83%) Web Services
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.22%) WebCenter
11 2 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.61%) HTML
12 1 (0.61%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.44%) Clustering
2 36 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.41%) Hedge funds
4 21 (12.80%) DataPower
5 17 (10.37%) Credit Derivative
5 17 (10.37%) Derivative
6 10 (6.10%) Mainframe
7 9 (5.49%) SWIFT
8 7 (4.27%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (3.05%) IVR
11 3 (1.83%) Wiki
11 3 (1.83%) Kindle
12 2 (1.22%) Tandem
12 2 (1.22%) HACMP
12 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.22%) Replication
12 2 (1.22%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.61%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 114 (69.51%) Linux
2 78 (47.56%) UNIX
3 44 (26.83%) Windows
4 40 (24.39%) SELinux
5 26 (15.85%) AIX
6 19 (11.59%) Solaris
7 17 (10.37%) Oracle Linux
8 15 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.83%) zOS
10 2 (1.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.44%) SOA
2 23 (14.02%) High Availability
3 20 (12.20%) DevOps
3 20 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 19 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (10.37%) OO
6 16 (9.76%) OOD
6 16 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.49%) ITIL
9 8 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 8 (4.88%) Change Control
10 7 (4.27%) Line Management
11 6 (3.66%) Test Planning
11 6 (3.66%) Project Management
12 5 (3.05%) Asset Management
13 4 (2.44%) Validation
13 4 (2.44%) Service Management
13 4 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (48.78%) Python
2 63 (38.41%) Bash Shell
3 41 (25.00%) Ruby
4 33 (20.12%) SQL
5 27 (16.46%) Perl
6 17 (10.37%) C++
7 10 (6.10%) Java
8 7 (4.27%) Korn
8 7 (4.27%) REXX
9 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.44%) VBScript
10 4 (2.44%) VB
11 2 (1.22%) PHP
11 2 (1.22%) C
11 2 (1.22%) Jython
12 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.66%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.83%) SLA
3 3 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (12.20%) vCloud
4 17 (10.37%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.27%) RACF
6 6 (3.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.22%) Firmware
8 2 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.22%) KVM
8 2 (1.22%) RHEV
9 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (25.00%) Puppet
2 20 (12.20%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 8 (4.88%) Control-M
5 7 (4.27%) OMEGAMON
6 4 (2.44%) CA LISA
7 2 (1.22%) nmon
7 2 (1.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 108 (65.85%) IBM
2 99 (60.37%) Oracle
3 43 (26.22%) VMware
4 34 (20.73%) Red Hat
5 33 (20.12%) Remedy
6 19 (11.59%) webMethods
6 19 (11.59%) Software AG
7 14 (8.54%) TIBCO
8 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.44%) CA
9 4 (2.44%) HP
10 2 (1.22%) Sun
11 1 (0.61%) Sybase
11 1 (0.61%) Siebel
11 1 (0.61%) Informatica
11 1 (0.61%) Veritas
11 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.61%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
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