The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 41 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.34% 2.37% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 8.33% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 31.19% 28.46% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 22
Average daily rate £330 £330 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Slough

WebSphere MQ
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM