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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 243 206 213
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 23 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.36% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.56% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 3
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£390 £513 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £452 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2424 2048 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.73% 23.13% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1415 1138 911
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 92
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.55 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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
Berkshire 0 12 £378 -17.03%
Hampshire -11 8 £402 -25.30% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 3 - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (66.67%) IBM
3 27 (64.29%) Linux
4 17 (40.48%) AIX
5 15 (35.71%) Middleware
6 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
7 12 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
8 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
9 10 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (23.81%) HTTP
9 10 (23.81%) Apache
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) Solaris
10 9 (21.43%) DNS
10 9 (21.43%) Jython
10 9 (21.43%) Introscope
11 8 (19.05%) SSL
11 8 (19.05%) Web Services
11 8 (19.05%) UNIX
11 8 (19.05%) Java
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 7 (16.67%) OpenShift
13 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (14.29%) Worklight

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 10 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (9.52%) iPlanet
5 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (9.52%) IIS
6 3 (7.14%) JBoss
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 8 (19.05%) SSL
4 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
5 4 (9.52%) SAN
5 4 (9.52%) Kerberos
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
6 3 (7.14%) FTP
7 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQLPlus
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Introscope
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Administrator
2 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Support Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.38%) Applications Specialist
10 1 (2.38%) Lead Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Designer
10 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.38%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Middleware
2 8 (19.05%) Web Services
3 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (14.29%) Worklight
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) JDBC
6 2 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) JNDI
7 1 (2.38%) MDX
7 1 (2.38%) WSDL
7 1 (2.38%) BAPI
7 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) HACMP
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) iSeries
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) AIX
3 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Solaris
5 8 (19.05%) UNIX
6 6 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (9.52%) zOS
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Document Management
3 3 (7.14%) High Availability
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.14%) Coaching
4 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.76%) Change Control
4 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Modelling
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (2.38%) SOA
5 1 (2.38%) ETL
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Python
1 9 (21.43%) Jython
2 8 (19.05%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Korn
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) XPath
7 1 (2.38%) ABAP
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Certification
5 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) vSphere
2 3 (7.14%) OCFS2
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.14%) CA Wily
2 2 (4.76%) nmon
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) IBM
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) Adobe
4 6 (14.29%) AppDynamics
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.52%) Sun
6 4 (9.52%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) EMC
7 3 (7.14%) NetApp
7 3 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
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