The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 135 141 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.48% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£435 £285 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
809 828 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.38% 24.96% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 515 371
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £25.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

WebSphere Message Broker
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Wiltshire - 6 £435 -
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WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 19 (70.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (66.67%) IBM
4 16 (59.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (37.04%) UNIX
6 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
6 8 (29.63%) Tivoli
6 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (22.22%) SAP
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Solaris
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (18.52%) SOA
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Change Management
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) Project Management
9 4 (14.81%) zOS
9 4 (14.81%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) DB2
9 4 (14.81%) Korn
9 4 (14.81%) Jython
10 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (11.11%) Use Case
10 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 3 (11.11%) Windows
10 3 (11.11%) Siebel
10 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 16 (59.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Administrator
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (18.52%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 6 (22.22%) Solaris
3 4 (14.81%) zOS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) SOA
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Use Case
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Jython
1 4 (14.81%) Korn
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Tivoli
1 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Siebel
3 3 (11.11%) Unisys