The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere MQ
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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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.83% 36.51% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 25 31
Average daily rate £335 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP