The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ultra Messaging over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 590 515 518
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +3
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 17 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.13% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.46% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 51 31
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£625 £700 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £625 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £875 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate - £700 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Ultra Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

Ultra Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ultra Messaging
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
London -57 17 £625 -10.71% 2
England -75 17 £625 -10.71% 2
City of London -6 5 £625 -10.71%
Docklands, London -4 1 £650 -

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging.

1 47 (78.33%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) Linux
3 33 (55.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (55.00%) Low Latency
4 32 (53.33%) Banking
5 31 (51.67%) Front Office
6 29 (48.33%) TIBCO
7 28 (46.67%) C++
8 26 (43.33%) Finance
9 24 (40.00%) C#
10 23 (38.33%) Multithreading
11 19 (31.67%) Rendezvous
12 18 (30.00%) Oracle
12 18 (30.00%) JMS
13 16 (26.67%) SQL
13 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (26.67%) RMDS
14 15 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
14 15 (25.00%) HTML
15 13 (21.67%) WebSphere
15 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
16 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 12 (20.00%) Middleware
17 11 (18.33%) FIX Protocol
18 10 (16.67%) XML
18 10 (16.67%) XSLT
18 10 (16.67%) UNIX
19 9 (15.00%) Sybase
20 8 (13.33%) Windows
20 8 (13.33%) Solaris

Ultra Messaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (10.00%) IIS
2 6 (10.00%) JBoss
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.67%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) RMDS
2 1 (1.67%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Multicast
2 6 (10.00%) HTTP
3 5 (8.33%) FCoE
3 5 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (8.33%) NAS
3 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 5 (8.33%) SAN
3 5 (8.33%) LAN
3 5 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.33%) HBase
2 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
General
1 32 (53.33%) Banking
2 31 (51.67%) Front Office
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
4 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) C++ Developer
4 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.33%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Messaging Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Lead Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) Rendezvous
2 18 (30.00%) JMS
3 15 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 15 (25.00%) HTML
4 12 (20.00%) Middleware
5 11 (18.33%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (16.67%) XML
6 10 (16.67%) XSLT
7 7 (11.67%) HTML5
8 5 (8.33%) Java EE
9 4 (6.67%) CSS
10 3 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (3.33%) JDBC
11 2 (3.33%) .NET
11 2 (3.33%) Spring
11 2 (3.33%) Java SE
12 1 (1.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.00%) Equities
3 2 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Low Latency
2 23 (38.33%) Multithreading
3 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (8.33%) Benchmarking
7 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (5.00%) Functional Programming
8 3 (5.00%) Workflow
9 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.67%) Garbage Collection
10 1 (1.67%) Software Delivery
10 1 (1.67%) Market Making
10 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.67%) Web Development
10 1 (1.67%) Algorithmic Trading
10 1 (1.67%) TDD
10 1 (1.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) C++
3 24 (40.00%) C#
4 16 (26.67%) SQL
5 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) C
7 6 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
9 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) KVM
1 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.33%) SRDF
1 5 (8.33%) Xen
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) OpenView
1 1 (1.67%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.67%) Netcool
1 1 (1.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) TIBCO
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) Sybase
4 8 (13.33%) IBM
5 6 (10.00%) Informatica
5 6 (10.00%) DataSynapse
6 5 (8.33%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco
6 5 (8.33%) EMC
6 5 (8.33%) Intel
7 4 (6.67%) Currenex
8 3 (5.00%) Solace
9 2 (3.33%) Murex
9 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.67%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.67%) Calypso
10 1 (1.67%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) Remedy