The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ultra Messaging over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 643 610 553
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -57
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 10 30 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 54
Median daily rate £488 £625 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £615 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15280 14977 14864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.51% 26.85% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10694 9690 9758
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 200 202
Median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.64 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Ultra Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ultra Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ultra Messaging
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ultra Messaging
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ultra Messaging
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -17 10 £488 -22.00% 7
England -44 10 £488 -22.00% 7
City of London +30 2 £800 +28.00% 1

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ultra Messaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Ultra Messaging.

1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) TIBCO
3 13 (56.52%) Front Office
3 13 (56.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (52.17%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle
5 11 (47.83%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 10 (43.48%) Low Latency
7 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 9 (39.13%) SOA
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (34.78%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
8 8 (34.78%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (34.78%) REST
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) XML
8 8 (34.78%) Unix
9 7 (30.43%) Banking
10 6 (26.09%) DataSynapse
10 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 6 (26.09%) C++
10 6 (26.09%) HTTP
10 6 (26.09%) Apache
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (21.74%) Scrum

Ultra Messaging
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (39.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) Multicast
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) AMQP
4 1 (4.35%) FCoE
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Unicast
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 4 (17.39%) KDB
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Grunt
2 2 (8.70%) gulp
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Front Office
3 7 (30.43%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) International Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Cassandra Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Database Developer
3 5 (21.74%) MongoDB Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Front Office Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark Developer
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (34.78%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (34.78%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) Kafka
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) XSD
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (13.04%) Ehcache
5 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 3 (13.04%) HornetQ
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) J2EE
5 3 (13.04%) Middleware
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
5 3 (13.04%) WinForms
5 3 (13.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (21.74%) Grid Computing
2 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
3 4 (17.39%) Derivative
3 4 (17.39%) Equities
3 4 (17.39%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Eurex
4 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) Low Latency
4 9 (39.13%) SOA
5 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
6 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) Clojure
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) SRDF
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) TIBCO
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) DataSynapse
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Currenex
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Informatica
5 2 (8.70%) Solace
5 2 (8.70%) Sybase
6 1 (4.35%) Calypso
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) eSpeed
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) Murex
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Reuters
6 1 (4.35%) VMware