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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 47 42
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.76% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
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
150 132 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.22% 27.62% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 83 68
Median daily rate £340 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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