The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
355 381 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.89% 31.03% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 197 196
Average daily rate £350 £360 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 19
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
WebSphere MQ
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - - - - 1
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) AIX
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
5 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) nmon
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (30.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) iSeries
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) FileNet
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (30.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) AIX
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Thunderhead
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe