The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £506 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 49 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.25% 33.33% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 12
Average daily rate £365 £437 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% -2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £278 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM