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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 194 191 232
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 45 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 2.17% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £225 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £436
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
2271 2211 2302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.77% 24.89% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1242 1182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 81
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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 -9 15 £425 +31.98% 1
Berkshire -15 12 £488 +13.37%
Surrey - 4 £450 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 41 (69.49%) IBM
3 19 (32.20%) Linux
4 18 (30.51%) DB2
5 16 (27.12%) SQL
6 15 (25.42%) AIX
7 14 (23.73%) Oracle
7 14 (23.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (23.73%) Windows
7 14 (23.73%) Clustering
8 12 (20.34%) HTML
8 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
9 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
9 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
9 11 (18.64%) Finance
10 10 (16.95%) Web Services
10 10 (16.95%) UNIX
10 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
10 10 (16.95%) DataPower
10 10 (16.95%) iSeries
10 10 (16.95%) High Availability
11 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
11 9 (15.25%) Java
11 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
11 9 (15.25%) J2EE
12 8 (13.56%) ITIL
12 8 (13.56%) Solaris
12 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
12 8 (13.56%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (23.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.17%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.69%) FileNet
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) SAP GRC
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) SSL
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) HTTP
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.47%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) Kerberos
4 5 (8.47%) LDAP
5 3 (5.08%) ATM
6 1 (1.69%) DMZ
6 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) DB2
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.47%) SQLPlus
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Introscope
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.39%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Architect
2 13 (22.03%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (20.34%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Applications Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Administrator
5 6 (10.17%) WebSphere Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) Web Services
3 9 (15.25%) J2EE
4 8 (13.56%) Dojo
4 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (11.86%) XML
5 7 (11.86%) Middleware
6 6 (10.17%) JDBC
7 5 (8.47%) SOAP
7 5 (8.47%) JNDI
7 5 (8.47%) Worklight
8 3 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (5.08%) REST
8 3 (5.08%) .NET
9 2 (3.39%) XSLT
9 2 (3.39%) EDI
9 2 (3.39%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (3.39%) BAPI
9 2 (3.39%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Clustering
2 10 (16.95%) DataPower
2 10 (16.95%) iSeries
2 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.47%) HACMP
5 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.39%) AS400
7 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.69%) Replication
8 1 (1.69%) Tandem
8 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.69%) PKI
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) AIX
3 14 (23.73%) Windows
4 10 (16.95%) UNIX
5 8 (13.56%) Solaris
6 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.69%) zOS
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
2 10 (16.95%) High Availability
3 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
4 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.47%) Document Management
5 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.78%) Release Management
6 4 (6.78%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) Scalability Testing
7 3 (5.08%) System Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Workflow
7 3 (5.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) Objective-C
4 7 (11.86%) Python
4 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.17%) Jython
5 6 (10.17%) Korn
6 5 (8.47%) C
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.39%) COBOL
7 2 (3.39%) ABAP
7 2 (3.39%) C#
7 2 (3.39%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.69%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) IBM Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISEB
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.47%) vSphere
1 5 (8.47%) OCFS2
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Tivoli
2 6 (10.17%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) IBM
2 14 (23.73%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) JBoss
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.47%) Sun
6 5 (8.47%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) EMC
6 5 (8.47%) NetApp
6 5 (8.47%) VMware
7 3 (5.08%) Endeca
7 3 (5.08%) Google
7 3 (5.08%) Coremetrics
8 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco
9 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.69%) webMethods
9 1 (1.69%) Thunderhead
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