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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
Rank 615 566 511
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -55
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 10 50 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.088% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.32% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 38 58
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£600 £650 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £568 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+112.96% -
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
16607 15856 15326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.97% 28.03% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 10074 9835
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 222 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -42 9 £600 -7.69%
England -52 9 £600 -7.69%
City of London -3 3 £580 -8.11%

Ultra Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (66.67%) TIBCO
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) Banking
5 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) JMS
5 11 (45.83%) Front Office
5 11 (45.83%) Rendezvous
6 10 (41.67%) Middleware
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) Sybase
6 10 (41.67%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) XSLT
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
8 7 (29.17%) RMDS
8 7 (29.17%) Equities
8 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
9 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) DataSynapse
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (25.00%) HTML5
9 6 (25.00%) HBase

Ultra Messaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
2 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) SmartSockets
7 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) RMDS
2 2 (8.33%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
2 5 (20.83%) NAS
2 5 (20.83%) FCoE
2 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (20.83%) Multicast
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (25.00%) HBase
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (4.17%) NUnit
5 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Front Office
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (8.33%) Legal
7 1 (4.17%) Games
7 1 (4.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) JMS
2 11 (45.83%) Rendezvous
3 10 (41.67%) Middleware
3 10 (41.67%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) XSLT
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.83%) Java EE
5 5 (20.83%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (12.50%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) Java SE
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) FpML
8 2 (8.33%) Spring
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (29.17%) Equities
3 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (20.83%) Benchmarking
3 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) SRDF
2 5 (20.83%) KVM
2 5 (20.83%) NFS
2 5 (20.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) Unicenter
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.33%) Netcool
1 2 (8.33%) Control-M
2 1 (4.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Sybase
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) DataSynapse
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) Intel
5 3 (12.50%) Informatica
5 3 (12.50%) Currenex
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) Perforce
6 2 (8.33%) ION Trading
6 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) CA
6 2 (8.33%) HP