The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 44 42
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.19% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WebSphere MQ
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 84 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.67% 19.95% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 54
Median daily rate £430 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire