The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 514 460 486
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 116 149 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.94% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 92 42
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £432 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -4.22%
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
16619 15847 15524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.04% 28.03% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11307 10086 9969
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 299 218 271
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 £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the UK.

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England -34 107 £425 - 12
London +25 44 £425 -5.55% 4
Yorkshire -50 15 £450 +5.88% 1
South East -28 14 £410 -13.68% 1
Halifax -1 13 £413 -2.94% 1
West Yorkshire -48 13 £413 -2.94% 1
City of London +19 10 £400 - 1
Scotland -8 8 £419 -1.47% 2
East Midlands -12 8 £450 -4.25% 1
West Midlands -18 8 £400 -11.60% 1
South West - 8 £485 -
Hampshire +5 7 £375 -27.53% 1
Glasgow +11 6 £463 +8.82%
Berkshire -1 5 £525 +10.52%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £315 -
Birmingham - 5 £413 - 1
North East - 5 £315 -
Reading - 5 £525 -
Manchester -17 4 - -
North West -31 4 - - 3
Devon - 4 £485 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £320 -
Basingstoke - 4 £365 - 1
Northamptonshire +1 3 £588 +25.00%
Plymouth - 3 £485 -
Leicestershire -1 2 £432 -23.15%
Northampton -3 2 £600 +27.65%
Milton Keynes -10 2 £375 -6.25%
Nottingham -14 2 - -
Edinburgh -14 2 £375 -17.58% 2

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker.

1 219 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 139 (63.47%) IBM
3 110 (50.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 80 (36.53%) DataPower
5 71 (32.42%) Oracle
5 71 (32.42%) AIX
6 55 (25.11%) Middleware
7 52 (23.74%) Java
8 41 (18.72%) Finance
9 36 (16.44%) XML
10 35 (15.98%) Linux
10 35 (15.98%) DB2
11 34 (15.53%) UNIX
12 29 (13.24%) WebSphere Application Server
13 26 (11.87%) MQSeries
13 26 (11.87%) Retail
14 25 (11.42%) SOAP
15 24 (10.96%) Web Services
15 24 (10.96%) SOA
15 24 (10.96%) Mainframe
16 23 (10.50%) Banking
17 20 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (8.22%) Microsoft
18 18 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (7.76%) ClearCase
20 16 (7.31%) Migration
21 15 (6.85%) E-Commerce
21 15 (6.85%) EAI
21 15 (6.85%) HTTP
21 15 (6.85%) SAP

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 219 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (13.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (11.87%) MQSeries
4 7 (3.20%) CICS
5 6 (2.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.74%) JBoss
6 5 (2.28%) Tuxedo
6 5 (2.28%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (2.28%) AquaLogic
6 5 (2.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 3 (1.37%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.91%) WMQI
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.46%) Apache
9 1 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.46%) Eikon
2 1 (0.46%) Agresso
2 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.46%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.46%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.85%) HTTP
2 12 (5.48%) SSL
3 6 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.28%) FTP
4 5 (2.28%) SSH
5 4 (1.83%) LDAP
6 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.98%) DB2
2 10 (4.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.28%) Big Data
4 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.37%) PowerCenter
5 3 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.46%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (7.76%) ClearCase
2 13 (5.94%) ClearQuest
3 11 (5.02%) SoapUI
4 9 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.20%) Selenium
6 5 (2.28%) TestComplete
6 5 (2.28%) Ant
7 4 (1.83%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.91%) Subversion
9 1 (0.46%) Lombardi
9 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.46%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (18.72%) Finance
2 26 (11.87%) Retail
3 23 (10.50%) Banking
4 7 (3.20%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.28%) Automotive
6 4 (1.83%) Law
6 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 60 (27.40%) Developer
2 52 (23.74%) Consultant
3 41 (18.72%) Architect
4 34 (15.53%) WebSphere Developer
5 29 (13.24%) WebSphere Consultant
6 28 (12.79%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 21 (9.59%) Integration Architect
8 18 (8.22%) Administrator
9 15 (6.85%) WebSphere Architect
10 13 (5.94%) WebSphere Administrator
11 11 (5.02%) Designer
12 9 (4.11%) Middleware Developer
13 8 (3.65%) Analyst
14 7 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
15 6 (2.74%) Test Analyst
15 6 (2.74%) Solutions Designer
15 6 (2.74%) Middleware Consultant
16 5 (2.28%) Middleware Engineer
16 5 (2.28%) Java Developer
16 5 (2.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (50.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 55 (25.11%) Middleware
3 36 (16.44%) XML
4 25 (11.42%) SOAP
5 24 (10.96%) Web Services
6 15 (6.85%) REST
7 11 (5.02%) XSLT
7 11 (5.02%) WSDL
8 9 (4.11%) JMS
8 9 (4.11%) XSD
9 8 (3.65%) .NET
10 7 (3.20%) HTML
11 6 (2.74%) J2EE
11 6 (2.74%) Struts
11 6 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.74%) Java EE
11 6 (2.74%) JSR 168
12 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.83%) XML Messaging
13 3 (1.37%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 80 (36.53%) DataPower
2 24 (10.96%) Mainframe
3 18 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.65%) iSeries
5 7 (3.20%) PKI
6 4 (1.83%) SWIFT
6 4 (1.83%) AS400
6 4 (1.83%) Clustering
6 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.91%) Equities
7 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.42%) AIX
2 35 (15.98%) Linux
3 34 (15.53%) UNIX
4 9 (4.11%) Windows
5 5 (2.28%) Solaris
5 5 (2.28%) OS/390
6 4 (1.83%) VMS
6 4 (1.83%) Android
6 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.91%) zOS
7 2 (0.91%) MVS
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (10.96%) SOA
2 20 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (7.31%) Migration
4 15 (6.85%) EAI
4 15 (6.85%) E-Commerce
4 15 (6.85%) Release Management
4 15 (6.85%) Integration Testing
5 13 (5.94%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (5.02%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (3.65%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (3.20%) Analytics
10 6 (2.74%) Open Source
10 6 (2.74%) Change Management
10 6 (2.74%) Regression Testing
11 5 (2.28%) ERP
11 5 (2.28%) ITIL
11 5 (2.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.74%) Java
2 12 (5.48%) SQL
3 11 (5.02%) Shell Script
3 11 (5.02%) Perl
4 9 (4.11%) XPath
4 9 (4.11%) C++
5 8 (3.65%) C
6 5 (2.28%) C#
7 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.37%) DCL
9 2 (0.91%) COBOL
10 1 (0.46%) Jython
10 1 (0.46%) Korn
10 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (3.20%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.37%) Degree
4 2 (0.91%) IBM Certification
4 2 (0.91%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (1.83%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.37%) CA LISA
3 3 (1.37%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 139 (63.47%) IBM
2 71 (32.42%) Oracle
3 18 (8.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.85%) SAP
5 8 (3.65%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.20%) Google
7 6 (2.74%) Coremetrics
8 5 (2.28%) Axway
8 5 (2.28%) Fujitsu
8 5 (2.28%) Endeca
8 5 (2.28%) CA
8 5 (2.28%) Informatica
8 5 (2.28%) Metastorm
8 5 (2.28%) Sun
9 4 (1.83%) webMethods
10 3 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.37%) Green Hat
10 3 (1.37%) Solace
11 2 (0.91%) Serena
11 2 (0.91%) HP
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