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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 362 336 317
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 69 90 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.21% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 53
Median daily rate £513 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.80
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
7250 7408 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.72% 31.38% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5475 5415 5117
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 13 £420 -6.66%
Bromley -4 4 £518 +3.50%
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 138 (91.39%) WebSphere
2 85 (56.29%) IBM
3 79 (52.32%) Linux
4 72 (47.68%) Finance
5 64 (42.38%) Java
6 56 (37.09%) IBM Integration Bus
7 48 (31.79%) Oracle
8 46 (30.46%) Unix
9 45 (29.80%) AIX
9 45 (29.80%) Middleware
10 41 (27.15%) SQL
10 41 (27.15%) Banking
11 38 (25.17%) Windows
12 36 (23.84%) DataPower
13 33 (21.85%) Shell Script
14 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (19.87%) Web Services
16 28 (18.54%) Python
17 27 (17.88%) OO
18 26 (17.22%) JMS
18 26 (17.22%) WebSphere Application Server
19 25 (16.56%) XML
20 24 (15.89%) C++
21 23 (15.23%) Bash Shell
22 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
23 20 (13.25%) Solaris
24 19 (12.58%) J2EE
24 19 (12.58%) Perl
25 18 (11.92%) Multithreading
26 17 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 138 (91.39%) WebSphere
2 26 (17.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (7.28%) Apache
3 11 (7.28%) IIS
4 10 (6.62%) IBM HTTP Server
5 9 (5.96%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.30%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.30%) WebSphere Portal
6 8 (5.30%) WebSphere Process Server
7 7 (4.64%) iPlanet
7 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.31%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 5 (3.31%) Mule
9 3 (1.99%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.66%) Confluence
11 1 (0.66%) FileNet
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.66%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Exstream
2 2 (1.32%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.32%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.32%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.32%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.66%) Documaker
3 1 (0.66%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.66%) Movex
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) SSL
2 15 (9.93%) FTP
3 10 (6.62%) HTTP
4 9 (5.96%) DNS
5 7 (4.64%) Firewall
6 5 (3.31%) NAS
7 2 (1.32%) SAN
8 1 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.60%) DB2
3 14 (9.27%) ObjectStore
4 11 (7.28%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.32%) Big Data
9 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.32%) MySQL
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) JUnit
2 12 (7.95%) Cucumber
3 11 (7.28%) JIRA
4 9 (5.96%) Maven
4 9 (5.96%) Subversion
5 7 (4.64%) Ant
5 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.64%) jMock
5 7 (4.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.31%) EasyMock
6 5 (3.31%) Mockito
6 5 (3.31%) Selenium
7 4 (2.65%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.99%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (1.99%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.32%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.32%) Log4j
9 2 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.66%) MSBuild
General
1 72 (47.68%) Finance
2 41 (27.15%) Banking
3 14 (9.27%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.95%) Retail
5 10 (6.62%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.97%) Back Office
7 4 (2.65%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (44.37%) Developer
2 24 (15.89%) Architect
3 22 (14.57%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.91%) WebSphere Developer
5 19 (12.58%) Middleware Developer
6 16 (10.60%) Analyst
7 15 (9.93%) Consultant
8 14 (9.27%) C++ Developer
8 14 (9.27%) Python Developer
8 14 (9.27%) WebSphere Consultant
8 14 (9.27%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 11 (7.28%) WebSphere Architect
10 10 (6.62%) Applications Consultant
11 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Integration Architect
13 7 (4.64%) Administrator
13 7 (4.64%) Analyst Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Middleware Analyst
13 7 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (37.09%) IBM Integration Bus
2 45 (29.80%) Middleware
3 30 (19.87%) Web Services
4 26 (17.22%) JMS
5 25 (16.56%) XML
6 19 (12.58%) J2EE
7 17 (11.26%) Hibernate
8 16 (10.60%) REST
8 16 (10.60%) Spring
9 15 (9.93%) XSLT
10 14 (9.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (9.27%) Django
10 14 (9.27%) Java EE
10 14 (9.27%) STL
10 14 (9.27%) Twisted
10 14 (9.27%) ZeroMQ
11 13 (8.61%) SOAP
12 12 (7.95%) .NET
13 9 (5.96%) JSP
14 8 (5.30%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.84%) DataPower
2 14 (9.27%) Equities
3 12 (7.95%) Fixed Income
4 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.62%) Derivative
4 10 (6.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.96%) Clustering
6 6 (3.97%) SWIFT
6 6 (3.97%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.65%) Tandem
8 3 (1.99%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (1.99%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.32%) CMDB
9 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.32%) FMCG
9 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.32%) iSeries
10 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 79 (52.32%) Linux
2 46 (30.46%) Unix
3 45 (29.80%) AIX
4 38 (25.17%) Windows
5 20 (13.25%) Solaris
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (5.30%) SUSE
6 8 (5.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.30%) zOS
7 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.31%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.88%) OO
3 18 (11.92%) Multithreading
4 17 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (10.60%) ITIL
6 15 (9.93%) Change Management
7 14 (9.27%) OOD
8 13 (8.61%) SDLC
9 12 (7.95%) SOA
9 12 (7.95%) TDD
10 11 (7.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.62%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (6.62%) UML
12 9 (5.96%) Asset Management
13 8 (5.30%) ETL
13 8 (5.30%) Migration
13 8 (5.30%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.64%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.64%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (42.38%) Java
2 41 (27.15%) SQL
3 33 (21.85%) Shell Script
4 28 (18.54%) Python
5 24 (15.89%) C++
6 23 (15.23%) Bash Shell
7 19 (12.58%) Perl
8 13 (8.61%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.96%) C
9 9 (5.96%) C#
10 8 (5.30%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.64%) XPath
12 4 (2.65%) Jython
12 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.99%) Korn
14 2 (1.32%) Scala
14 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.66%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) ISO15022
2 3 (1.99%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) PowerHA
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.32%) Samba
2 2 (1.32%) Sendmail
2 2 (1.32%) vCloud
3 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 5 (3.31%) Netcool
3 5 (3.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (1.32%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.32%) SCCM
4 2 (1.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.66%) Ansible
5 1 (0.66%) Control-M
5 1 (0.66%) Nagios
5 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.66%) Puppet
5 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 85 (56.29%) IBM
2 48 (31.79%) Oracle
3 13 (8.61%) webMethods
4 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.95%) Software AG
5 7 (4.64%) Serena
6 6 (3.97%) Google
7 5 (3.31%) Informatica
7 5 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.99%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Splunk
8 3 (1.99%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.99%) VMware
9 2 (1.32%) BMC
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco
9 2 (1.32%) Citrix
9 2 (1.32%) DataSynapse
9 2 (1.32%) Reuters
9 2 (1.32%) Sun
9 2 (1.32%) Veritas
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