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 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
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 501 510 472
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 106 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £375 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -

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% -

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 22 May 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 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
England +11 99 £450 - 10
London +25 45 £450 -10.00% 9
West Midlands -6 17 £550 +12.82%
East Midlands -6 11 £340 -
South East -14 9 £438 -7.89% 1
Yorkshire -22 8 £500 +17.64%
Warwickshire +5 7 £331 -26.38%
City of London +10 6 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire -19 6 - -
Midlands +4 5 - -
Berkshire -4 4 £450 -5.26%
Hampshire -7 4 £413 +6.45%
Halifax -8 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Reading +10 3 £394 -17.10%
Scotland -6 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £340 -
Birmingham - 3 £550 -
Chesterfield - 3 - -
Edinburgh -1 2 - - 2
Sheffield -7 2 £500 +5.26%
South Yorkshire -8 2 £500 +5.26%
Leeds -13 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £375 -
Wiltshire - 2 £435 -
South West - 2 £435 -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £550 +15.78%
Coventry -2 1 - -
Glasgow -7 1 - -
Nottingham -9 1 - -

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 176 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 124 (70.45%) IBM
3 89 (50.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 70 (39.77%) Oracle
4 70 (39.77%) DataPower
5 50 (28.41%) Middleware
6 43 (24.43%) Java
7 41 (23.30%) XML
8 39 (22.16%) AIX
8 39 (22.16%) SOA
9 35 (19.89%) SAP
10 30 (17.05%) DB2
10 30 (17.05%) Finance
11 26 (14.77%) EAI
11 26 (14.77%) WSDL
12 23 (13.07%) XSD
12 23 (13.07%) Web Services
12 23 (13.07%) Banking
13 21 (11.93%) SOAP
13 21 (11.93%) HTTP
14 20 (11.36%) MQSeries
14 20 (11.36%) UNIX
15 19 (10.80%) REST
16 18 (10.23%) Retail
16 18 (10.23%) Integration Testing
17 17 (9.66%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (8.52%) Linux
18 15 (8.52%) Microsoft
18 15 (8.52%) SoapUI
19 13 (7.39%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 176 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.36%) MQSeries
3 17 (9.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (6.82%) NetWeaver
5 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.70%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (1.14%) CICS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Eikon
1 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.57%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.93%) HTTP
2 8 (4.55%) DMZ
2 8 (4.55%) Firewall
2 8 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.05%) DB2
2 12 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (2.27%) Big Data
4 4 (2.27%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.70%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.14%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.57%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (8.52%) SoapUI
2 8 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.84%) Ant
4 4 (2.27%) Subversion
4 4 (2.27%) Selenium
4 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.70%) TestComplete
5 3 (1.70%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.14%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.57%) Hudson
7 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 30 (17.05%) Finance
2 23 (13.07%) Banking
3 18 (10.23%) Retail
4 7 (3.98%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.84%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.84%) Automotive
6 4 (2.27%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (28.41%) Architect
2 46 (26.14%) Developer
3 31 (17.61%) WebSphere Developer
4 29 (16.48%) Consultant
5 25 (14.20%) Integration Architect
6 23 (13.07%) Administrator
7 22 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 20 (11.36%) WebSphere Administrator
9 19 (10.80%) WebSphere Consultant
10 17 (9.66%) WebSphere Architect
11 10 (5.68%) Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Designer
12 7 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.41%) Middleware Consultant
14 4 (2.27%) Test Analyst
14 4 (2.27%) Senior Developer
14 4 (2.27%) SAP Architect
15 3 (1.70%) Middleware Architect
15 3 (1.70%) Middleware Developer
15 3 (1.70%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (50.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 50 (28.41%) Middleware
3 41 (23.30%) XML
4 26 (14.77%) WSDL
5 23 (13.07%) XSD
5 23 (13.07%) Web Services
6 21 (11.93%) SOAP
7 19 (10.80%) REST
8 13 (7.39%) HTML
9 12 (6.82%) JMS
10 11 (6.25%) .NET
11 8 (4.55%) XSLT
11 8 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (4.55%) JSON
12 7 (3.98%) XML Schema
13 4 (2.27%) FpML
13 4 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
14 3 (1.70%) J2EE
15 2 (1.14%) XML Messaging
15 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 70 (39.77%) DataPower
2 13 (7.39%) Clustering
3 8 (4.55%) Open Source
4 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.84%) iSeries
5 5 (2.84%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) Replication
7 2 (1.14%) AS400
8 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.16%) AIX
2 20 (11.36%) UNIX
3 15 (8.52%) Linux
4 12 (6.82%) zOS
5 7 (3.98%) Windows
6 6 (3.41%) Solaris
6 6 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.27%) Windows NT
7 4 (2.27%) HPUX
7 4 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.14%) Android
8 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.57%) VMS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.16%) SOA
2 26 (14.77%) EAI
3 18 (10.23%) Integration Testing
4 13 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
5 10 (5.68%) Use Case
6 9 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.55%) High Availability
8 7 (3.98%) TOGAF
8 7 (3.98%) ETL
9 6 (3.41%) ERP
10 5 (2.84%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (2.84%) Unit Testing
10 5 (2.84%) UML
11 4 (2.27%) Migration
11 4 (2.27%) Release Management
11 4 (2.27%) Analytics
11 4 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.43%) Java
2 10 (5.68%) SQL
3 5 (2.84%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.27%) ABAP
5 3 (1.70%) XPath
5 3 (1.70%) C#
6 2 (1.14%) Jython
6 2 (1.14%) C++
6 2 (1.14%) Perl
6 2 (1.14%) Korn
7 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) DCL
7 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.57%) C
7 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.27%) IBM Certification
2 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (5.68%) CA LISA
2 9 (5.11%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 124 (70.45%) IBM
2 70 (39.77%) Oracle
3 35 (19.89%) SAP
4 15 (8.52%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.68%) webMethods
5 10 (5.68%) TIBCO
5 10 (5.68%) Green Hat
5 10 (5.68%) Solace
6 8 (4.55%) Software AG
7 7 (3.98%) Intel
8 5 (2.84%) Informatica
9 4 (2.27%) Sybase
9 4 (2.27%) Google
10 3 (1.70%) Coremetrics
10 3 (1.70%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.14%) Endeca
12 1 (0.57%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.57%) Siebel
12 1 (0.57%) HP
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