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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 29 36
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.41% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £441 £430
% change year-on-year
-1.41% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00

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
36 71 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 26.67% 27.52% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 41
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +414.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 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