The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 57 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.50% 1.07% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 4.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere MQ
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 202 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.25% 21.56% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 97 99
Median daily rate £365 £360 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -8.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £11.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+354.54% -32.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Python
3 9 (81.82%) HTTP
3 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (81.82%) JDBC
3 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 9 (81.82%) IBM
3 9 (81.82%) SOAP
3 9 (81.82%) Clustering
3 9 (81.82%) Jython
3 9 (81.82%) JNDI
3 9 (81.82%) Korn
3 9 (81.82%) CA Wily
3 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
3 9 (81.82%) Garbage Collection
4 8 (72.73%) High Availability
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Introscope
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) XSLT
8 1 (9.09%) SOA

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) HTTP
1 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Introscope
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) JDBC
2 9 (81.82%) JNDI
2 9 (81.82%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Garbage Collection
2 8 (72.73%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) Jython
1 9 (81.82%) Korn
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle