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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 96 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% - 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% - 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £425 - £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
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
378 364 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.21% 26.07% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 250 201
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 24
Average hourly rate £60.62 £45.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.70% +130.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Charles River
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 2 (100.00%) Fiserv

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Charles River
1 2 (100.00%) Fiserv
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase