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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 508 493 470
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 95 93 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 29
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+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
15071 15076 13797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 28.06% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9798 8676
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £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 221 217 331
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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 July 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 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 82 £450 - 18
London +25 35 £450 -2.70% 13
West Midlands -8 12 £500 +8.10%
South West - 10 £485 - 1
South East -25 8 £400 -23.26% 1
Yorkshire -25 8 £450 +5.88% 2
Hampshire -2 7 £413 -16.87%
West Yorkshire -11 7 £413 -2.94% 2
East Midlands -21 7 - - 1
Scotland +6 6 £375 - 1
Halifax -3 6 £413 -8.33% 2
Devon - 6 £485 -
Glasgow +1 4 - -
Birmingham -1 4 £375 -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Plymouth - 4 £485 -
Chesterfield - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £365 -
Wiltshire - 3 £435 -
Coventry +2 2 - -
Warwickshire -6 2 - -
Nottingham -12 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -15 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £488 -
Swindon - 2 £435 -
Edinburgh - 2 £375 - 1
Northamptonshire +5 1 - -
Northampton +2 1 - -
Midlands -2 1 - -
City of London -8 1 - - 5

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 193 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 124 (64.25%) IBM
3 88 (45.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 76 (39.38%) DataPower
5 69 (35.75%) Oracle
6 50 (25.91%) Java
7 49 (25.39%) AIX
8 41 (21.24%) Middleware
9 37 (19.17%) XML
9 37 (19.17%) SOA
10 34 (17.62%) Finance
11 28 (14.51%) SAP
12 27 (13.99%) DB2
13 25 (12.95%) EAI
13 25 (12.95%) Banking
14 22 (11.40%) SOAP
14 22 (11.40%) Linux
15 21 (10.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 21 (10.88%) MQSeries
15 21 (10.88%) WSDL
16 20 (10.36%) XSD
16 20 (10.36%) Integration Testing
17 19 (9.84%) Web Services
18 17 (8.81%) HTTP
18 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
18 17 (8.81%) Retail
18 17 (8.81%) SoapUI
19 16 (8.29%) REST
20 14 (7.25%) UNIX
21 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 193 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (10.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (10.88%) MQSeries
3 8 (4.15%) NetWeaver
4 6 (3.11%) JBoss
5 3 (1.55%) CICS
5 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.52%) WMQI
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Agresso
1 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.52%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.52%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.52%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.81%) HTTP
2 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.07%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.07%) DMZ
3 4 (2.07%) Firewall
4 2 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.99%) DB2
2 9 (4.66%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.07%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.07%) Big Data
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.55%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.04%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.52%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (8.81%) SoapUI
2 10 (5.18%) ClearCase
3 6 (3.11%) Ant
3 6 (3.11%) ClearQuest
3 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.59%) Selenium
5 4 (2.07%) TestComplete
5 4 (2.07%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.52%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.52%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.52%) Subversion
7 1 (0.52%) Lombardi
General
1 34 (17.62%) Finance
2 25 (12.95%) Banking
3 17 (8.81%) Retail
4 8 (4.15%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.59%) Automotive
6 4 (2.07%) Law
6 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (28.50%) Developer
2 51 (26.42%) Architect
3 41 (21.24%) WebSphere Developer
4 39 (20.21%) Consultant
5 31 (16.06%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 25 (12.95%) Integration Architect
7 24 (12.44%) WebSphere Consultant
8 19 (9.84%) WebSphere Architect
9 18 (9.33%) Administrator
10 17 (8.81%) WebSphere Administrator
11 12 (6.22%) Designer
12 7 (3.63%) Solutions Designer
13 6 (3.11%) Middleware Consultant
13 6 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.11%) Analyst
14 5 (2.59%) Test Analyst
14 5 (2.59%) Senior Developer
15 4 (2.07%) SAP Architect
15 4 (2.07%) Senior WebSphere Developer
16 3 (1.55%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (45.60%) WebSphere MQ
2 41 (21.24%) Middleware
3 37 (19.17%) XML
4 22 (11.40%) SOAP
5 21 (10.88%) WSDL
6 20 (10.36%) XSD
7 19 (9.84%) Web Services
8 16 (8.29%) REST
9 9 (4.66%) HTML
10 8 (4.15%) .NET
10 8 (4.15%) XML Schema
10 8 (4.15%) JMS
11 6 (3.11%) Java EE
11 6 (3.11%) Struts
11 6 (3.11%) XSLT
11 6 (3.11%) JSR 168
11 6 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.07%) JSON
13 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (39.38%) DataPower
2 12 (6.22%) Mainframe
3 8 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.15%) Clustering
3 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.11%) iSeries
6 3 (1.55%) AS400
7 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.39%) AIX
2 22 (11.40%) Linux
3 14 (7.25%) UNIX
4 5 (2.59%) zOS
5 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.07%) Windows
6 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.55%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.52%) MVS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) HPUX
7 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.17%) SOA
2 25 (12.95%) EAI
3 20 (10.36%) Integration Testing
4 13 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (5.70%) Use Case
5 11 (5.70%) E-Commerce
6 10 (5.18%) Migration
6 10 (5.18%) Open Source
7 9 (4.66%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (4.15%) High Availability
8 8 (4.15%) TOGAF
8 8 (4.15%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (4.15%) ETL
9 6 (3.11%) ERP
9 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (3.11%) Release Management
10 5 (2.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.59%) Scrum
10 5 (2.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.91%) Java
2 10 (5.18%) SQL
3 9 (4.66%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.07%) ABAP
4 4 (2.07%) C#
5 3 (1.55%) Perl
6 2 (1.04%) C++
6 2 (1.04%) XPath
6 2 (1.04%) C
7 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) Jython
7 1 (0.52%) DCL
7 1 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (2.59%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) CA LISA
2 7 (3.63%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 124 (64.25%) IBM
2 69 (35.75%) Oracle
3 28 (14.51%) SAP
4 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.22%) webMethods
6 11 (5.70%) TIBCO
6 11 (5.70%) Green Hat
6 11 (5.70%) Solace
7 7 (3.63%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.11%) Informatica
9 5 (2.59%) Software AG
9 5 (2.59%) Sybase
9 5 (2.59%) Google
10 4 (2.07%) Coremetrics
11 3 (1.55%) Intel
11 3 (1.55%) Endeca
12 2 (1.04%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.52%) Siebel
13 1 (0.52%) Bloomberg
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