The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 95 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% - 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£463 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 - £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere MQ
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
439 358 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.67% 26.46% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 234 203
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £17.04 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Surrey region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Guildford - - - -
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (28.57%) nmon
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) FileNet
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Software AG
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (14.29%) Thunderhead
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds