The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 46 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.45% 1.39% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 4.43% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £444 £435
% change year-on-year
-1.97% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 158 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.99% 31.29% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 120 49
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 2 £550 +10.00%
WebSphere MQ
Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) iSeries
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) DataPower
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) CICS
4 2 (28.57%) zOS
4 2 (28.57%) FileNet
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (28.57%) CICS
4 2 (28.57%) FileNet
4 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) DataPower
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Intel
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft