The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 235 223 242
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.092% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.35% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
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£468 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -0.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2182 2262 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.78% 25.97% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1255 1318 1219
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 59 83
Average hourly rate £33.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the South East region.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the South East region.

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere Message Broker
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -14 3 £468 +6.97%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker.

1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) UNIX
5 8 (50.00%) DB2
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Middleware
9 3 (18.75%) IBM
9 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) Java
9 3 (18.75%) AIX
10 2 (12.50%) Solaris
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) JBoss
10 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
10 2 (12.50%) SAP
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 2 (12.50%) FTP
10 2 (12.50%) WSDL
10 2 (12.50%) Workflow
10 2 (12.50%) Retail
10 2 (12.50%) ATG
10 2 (12.50%) Change Control

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.25%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
4 1 (6.25%) Dojo
4 1 (6.25%) Worklight
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) OLE
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) EAI
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (12.50%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) ATG