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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 332 395 316
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -79
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 78 20 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.083% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 0.28% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 42
Average daily rate
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£425 £453 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £375 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £548 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
6672 7111 6374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.91% 29.36% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4738 5103 4617
Average daily rate £425 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 64
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £170.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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 +43 27 £494 +19.69% 4
Hounslow - - - -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 135 (97.12%) WebSphere
2 77 (55.40%) IBM
3 64 (46.04%) Linux
4 57 (41.01%) Finance
5 53 (38.13%) Oracle
6 49 (35.25%) UNIX
7 37 (26.62%) Middleware
8 35 (25.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 31 (22.30%) Java
10 29 (20.86%) Windows
10 29 (20.86%) TIBCO
11 25 (17.99%) AIX
11 25 (17.99%) WebLogic
11 25 (17.99%) Banking
12 24 (17.27%) DataPower
13 22 (15.83%) Solaris
13 22 (15.83%) Puppet
14 21 (15.11%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (13.67%) SQL
17 18 (12.95%) XML
17 18 (12.95%) Python
17 18 (12.95%) webMethods
17 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
18 17 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (12.23%) TIBCO EMS
19 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
19 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 135 (97.12%) WebSphere
2 25 (17.99%) WebLogic
3 21 (15.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (12.23%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (7.19%) MQSeries
6 7 (5.04%) JBoss
7 5 (3.60%) CICS
8 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.44%) Mule
10 2 (1.44%) Apache
10 2 (1.44%) IIS
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.72%) Confluence
11 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.72%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.72%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.60%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.44%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.44%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.72%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.72%) Endur
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) SSL
2 4 (2.88%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) HTTP
2 4 (2.88%) Multicast
3 3 (2.16%) SAN
4 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.04%) DB2
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (4.32%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.60%) DataStage
4 5 (3.60%) Sybase IQ
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.72%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.72%) MySQL
8 1 (0.72%) Informix
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) JIRA
2 2 (1.44%) Ant
3 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.72%) ERwin
3 1 (0.72%) Introscope
3 1 (0.72%) NUnit
3 1 (0.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.72%) Maven
3 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.72%) Hudson
3 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (41.01%) Finance
2 25 (17.99%) Banking
3 11 (7.91%) Retail
4 10 (7.19%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.47%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.32%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.60%) Front Office
7 5 (3.60%) Back Office
8 3 (2.16%) Legal
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.72%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (25.18%) Developer
2 21 (15.11%) Consultant
3 20 (14.39%) Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) WebSphere Consultant
5 13 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Messaging Specialist
6 12 (8.63%) Support Specialist
7 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.47%) Architect
9 9 (6.47%) WebSphere Developer
10 8 (5.76%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Administrator
12 6 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.60%) Development Engineer
13 5 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.60%) WebSphere Architect
14 4 (2.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.62%) Middleware
2 35 (25.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (12.95%) XML
4 10 (7.19%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (5.76%) Rendezvous
5 8 (5.76%) Spring
5 8 (5.76%) .NET
6 6 (4.32%) WCF
7 5 (3.60%) WPF
7 5 (3.60%) WinForms
7 5 (3.60%) GWT
7 5 (3.60%) XSLT
7 5 (3.60%) Web Services
7 5 (3.60%) MSMQ
7 5 (3.60%) JMS
8 4 (2.88%) FpML
9 3 (2.16%) J2EE
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (2.16%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.16%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) DataPower
2 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.63%) Derivative
4 11 (7.91%) Clustering
5 9 (6.47%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.88%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.88%) LPAR
7 4 (2.88%) Replication
8 3 (2.16%) iSeries
8 3 (2.16%) Equities
8 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.44%) Open Source
9 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.04%) Linux
2 49 (35.25%) UNIX
3 29 (20.86%) Windows
4 25 (17.99%) AIX
5 22 (15.83%) Solaris
6 17 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.32%) zOS
8 6 (4.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.07%) DevOps
3 13 (9.35%) Scrum
3 13 (9.35%) ITIL
3 13 (9.35%) SOA
3 13 (9.35%) Migration
4 9 (6.47%) High Availability
5 8 (5.76%) Risk Management
5 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
5 8 (5.76%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (4.32%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.32%) OO
8 5 (3.60%) ETL
8 5 (3.60%) Validation
8 5 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (2.88%) Low Latency
9 4 (2.88%) Change Control
9 4 (2.88%) OOD
10 3 (2.16%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) Java
2 19 (13.67%) SQL
3 18 (12.95%) Python
4 12 (8.63%) C#
4 12 (8.63%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.04%) Perl
5 7 (5.04%) Ruby
6 6 (4.32%) C
7 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.44%) PHP
7 2 (1.44%) RPG
7 2 (1.44%) C++
8 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.72%) VB
8 1 (0.72%) JCL
8 1 (0.72%) Jython
8 1 (0.72%) VBA
8 1 (0.72%) XPath
8 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.35%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) Degree
4 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (4.32%) OCFS2
3 6 (4.32%) GlusterFS
3 6 (4.32%) GFS2
4 2 (1.44%) KVM
4 2 (1.44%) RHEV
4 2 (1.44%) RACF
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (15.83%) Puppet
2 9 (6.47%) Control-M
3 6 (4.32%) SELinux
4 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.72%) SCCM
5 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (55.40%) IBM
2 53 (38.13%) Oracle
3 29 (20.86%) TIBCO
4 18 (12.95%) webMethods
5 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.91%) VMware
6 11 (7.91%) Atlassian
7 10 (7.19%) Remedy
8 6 (4.32%) Sybase
9 5 (3.60%) Software AG
9 5 (3.60%) DevExpress
10 4 (2.88%) HP
11 2 (1.44%) Informatica
11 2 (1.44%) Charles River
11 2 (1.44%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.44%) Murex
11 2 (1.44%) Misys
11 2 (1.44%) Cognos
12 1 (0.72%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.72%) MuleSoft
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