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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
UK
Rank 573 617 575
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -42
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 14 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.026% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.090% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 26
Median daily rate £575 £565 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
13869 14440 13865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 28.89% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9525 9991 9330
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 254 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.30 £20.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +32 14 £575 +1.76% 2
London +13 14 £575 +1.76% 2
City of London +2 5 £625 +19.04%

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 15 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 13 (65.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 12 (60.00%) Banking
5 11 (55.00%) Informatica
6 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
7 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
7 9 (45.00%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (40.00%) Front Office
8 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (35.00%) C++
9 7 (35.00%) KDB
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
10 6 (30.00%) Workflow
11 5 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (25.00%) Rendezvous
11 5 (25.00%) Middleware
11 5 (25.00%) XML
11 5 (25.00%) XSLT
11 5 (25.00%) Windows
11 5 (25.00%) SOA
11 5 (25.00%) IBM
11 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 5 (25.00%) AMQP
11 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (25.00%) Kafka
11 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
12 4 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 4 (20.00%) Multicast

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 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) MTS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BondVision
1 1 (5.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) AMQP
2 4 (20.00%) Multicast
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) KDB
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) HBase
4 1 (5.00%) Hypertable
4 1 (5.00%) InfluxDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Front Office
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ETL Architect
7 1 (5.00%) FX Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Informatica Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Production Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (25.00%) Kafka
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) Rendezvous
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) XSLT
3 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (15.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) GWT
6 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Equities
3 3 (15.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 9 (45.00%) Electronic Trading
2 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (30.00%) Workflow
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) Market Making
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
6 1 (5.00%) Haskell
6 1 (5.00%) Rust
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) EMIR
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 11 (55.00%) Informatica
3 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Sybase
5 2 (10.00%) Solace
6 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (5.00%) Currenex
6 1 (5.00%) eSpeed
6 1 (5.00%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
6 1 (5.00%) MapR
6 1 (5.00%) MarketAxess
6 1 (5.00%) Tradeweb