The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 52 38
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.40% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.41% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £453
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.55%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
172 142 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 33.53% 28.63% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 99 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +334.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire