The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ 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 MQ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 240 228 204
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 13 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.19% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 14
Average daily rate £360 £470 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £377 £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £564 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
WebSphere MQ
England

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
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ across the South East region.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ across the South East region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
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 MQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire -5 5 £338 -24.15% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Hampshire -6 2 £425 -3.40% 1
Surrey - 2 £425 -
West Sussex - 1 £325 - 2
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 55 (98.21%) WebSphere
2 44 (78.57%) IBM
3 39 (69.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 27 (48.21%) HTTP
5 22 (39.29%) DB2
6 21 (37.50%) J2EE
7 20 (35.71%) Java
7 20 (35.71%) SSL
8 19 (33.93%) SOAP
8 19 (33.93%) Finance
8 19 (33.93%) Clustering
9 18 (32.14%) Middleware
9 18 (32.14%) Web Services
9 18 (32.14%) Korn
9 18 (32.14%) High Availability
10 17 (30.36%) DataPower
10 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
11 16 (28.57%) XML
11 16 (28.57%) AIX
11 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (26.79%) Unix
12 15 (26.79%) Linux
12 15 (26.79%) JDBC
13 14 (25.00%) Jython
14 13 (23.21%) Python
14 13 (23.21%) JMS
14 13 (23.21%) JNDI
15 12 (21.43%) Windows
16 11 (19.64%) Solaris
16 11 (19.64%) Shell Script

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 55 (98.21%) WebSphere
2 39 (69.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (5.36%) IIS
7 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.79%) Apache
8 1 (1.79%) Confluence
8 1 (1.79%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) HTTP
2 20 (35.71%) SSL
3 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.93%) HTTPS
5 4 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) LDAP
7 1 (1.79%) FTP
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) Intranet
7 1 (1.79%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) DB2
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.57%) HBase
3 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Introscope
2 6 (10.71%) ClearCase
2 6 (10.71%) ClearQuest
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Gradle
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) jMock
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.79%) Toad
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Administrator
3 13 (23.21%) WebSphere Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.14%) Ab Initio Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Developer
8 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) AIX Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Server Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) J2EE
2 19 (33.93%) SOAP
3 18 (32.14%) Middleware
3 18 (32.14%) Web Services
4 16 (28.57%) XML
5 15 (26.79%) JDBC
6 13 (23.21%) JMS
6 13 (23.21%) JNDI
7 8 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 8 (14.29%) XSLT
8 5 (8.93%) HTML
9 4 (7.14%) WSDL
10 3 (5.36%) Ajax
10 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.36%) Spring
11 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
11 2 (3.57%) JSF
11 2 (3.57%) JSON
11 2 (3.57%) RESTful
11 2 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Clustering
2 17 (30.36%) DataPower
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Biometrics
3 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.57%) Derivative
4 2 (3.57%) Equities
4 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) HACMP
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) AIX
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Unix
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 11 (19.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) High Availability
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) Garbage Collection
4 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Case Management
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.36%) Records Management
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.36%) System Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.57%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.57%) Release Management
6 2 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (3.57%) UML
6 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) Korn
3 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
4 14 (25.00%) Jython
5 13 (23.21%) Python
6 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.14%) AWK
7 4 (7.14%) sed
8 2 (3.57%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.57%) SQL
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) Groovy
9 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) IBM Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) CA Wily
2 2 (3.57%) Control-M
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.79%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 44 (78.57%) IBM
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Charles River
5 2 (3.57%) Fiserv
5 2 (3.57%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.57%) Informatica
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.79%) CA
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.79%) Endeca
6 1 (1.79%) FairCom
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Juniper
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) Sun
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