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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 506 477 460
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -17
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 80 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.69% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 52
Average daily rate
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£480 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.02% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £346 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £446 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
14772 14272 13910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.70% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10119 9132 8723
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 301 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -24 78 £480 +12.94% 10
London -2 20 £480 +20.00% 1
South West - 18 £509 -
East Midlands +5 8 £523 +22.94% 2
West Midlands -12 7 £388 +3.33% 2
City of London 0 5 £450 +38.46% 1
Yorkshire -8 5 £325 -27.77% 2
North West -6 4 - - 3
West Yorkshire -16 4 £325 -27.77% 2
South East -21 4 £500 +11.57%
Wiltshire - 4 £375 -
Swindon - 4 £375 -
Leeds - 4 £325 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 - -
Northampton - 3 £523 - 2
Nottingham - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £523 - 2
Scotland -13 2 £550 +22.22%
Cheshire +5 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £550 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Watford - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 190 (92.68%) WebSphere
2 157 (76.59%) IBM
3 114 (55.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 75 (36.59%) Java
5 71 (34.63%) UNIX
6 58 (28.29%) Oracle
7 56 (27.32%) Linux
8 51 (24.88%) DB2
8 51 (24.88%) XML
8 51 (24.88%) Middleware
9 47 (22.93%) AIX
10 42 (20.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 41 (20.00%) SQL
12 34 (16.59%) Mainframe
12 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (16.10%) Finance
14 32 (15.61%) SAP
14 32 (15.61%) Web Services
15 30 (14.63%) ClearCase
15 30 (14.63%) ClearQuest
16 28 (13.66%) Management Information System
17 26 (12.68%) Service Delivery
17 26 (12.68%) Workflow
17 26 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (12.68%) Oracle Workflow
17 26 (12.68%) Workflow Management
18 25 (12.20%) HTTP
19 24 (11.71%) SOA
20 23 (11.22%) DataPower
21 22 (10.73%) Windows

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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
1 190 (92.68%) WebSphere
2 42 (20.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (12.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (5.85%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (4.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 8 (3.90%) WebSphere Process Server
7 7 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.44%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.95%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.46%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.46%) CICS
10 3 (1.46%) Apache
10 3 (1.46%) IIS
11 2 (0.98%) JBoss
11 2 (0.98%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.98%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.98%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.20%) HTTP
2 17 (8.29%) FTP
3 5 (2.44%) SSL
3 5 (2.44%) DMZ
3 5 (2.44%) Firewall
4 4 (1.95%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.88%) DB2
2 8 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.46%) DataStage
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (14.63%) ClearCase
1 30 (14.63%) ClearQuest
2 5 (2.44%) RequisitePro
3 4 (1.95%) JIRA
3 4 (1.95%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.49%) ERwin
General
1 33 (16.10%) Finance
2 22 (10.73%) Banking
3 10 (4.88%) Retail
4 9 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.44%) Automotive
7 4 (1.95%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) International Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (33.66%) Developer
2 43 (20.98%) WebSphere Developer
3 33 (16.10%) Administrator
4 30 (14.63%) Analyst
4 30 (14.63%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 22 (10.73%) Architect
5 22 (10.73%) WebSphere Administrator
6 21 (10.24%) Consultant
7 16 (7.80%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.85%) Middleware Analyst
9 11 (5.37%) WebSphere Specialist
10 10 (4.88%) WebSphere Consultant
10 10 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.88%) Integration Architect
11 9 (4.39%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.93%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.93%) Java Developer
13 6 (2.93%) UNIX Administrator
13 6 (2.93%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 51 (24.88%) Middleware
2 51 (24.88%) XML
3 32 (15.61%) Web Services
4 17 (8.29%) XSD
5 14 (6.83%) .NET
6 10 (4.88%) XSLT
6 10 (4.88%) WSDL
7 9 (4.39%) XML Schema
8 8 (3.90%) SOAP
8 8 (3.90%) FpML
8 8 (3.90%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (3.41%) HTML
9 7 (3.41%) JMS
9 7 (3.41%) REST
10 6 (2.93%) J2EE
11 4 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.95%) JSON
12 3 (1.46%) Java EE
12 3 (1.46%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.59%) Mainframe
1 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.66%) Management Information System
3 23 (11.22%) DataPower
4 13 (6.34%) Clustering
5 6 (2.93%) iSeries
6 5 (2.44%) Open Source
7 4 (1.95%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.46%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.49%) VSAM
10 1 (0.49%) AS400
10 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.49%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.63%) UNIX
2 56 (27.32%) Linux
3 47 (22.93%) AIX
4 22 (10.73%) Solaris
4 22 (10.73%) Windows
5 13 (6.34%) zOS
6 10 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.68%) Service Delivery
1 26 (12.68%) Workflow
1 26 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
1 26 (12.68%) Workflow Management
2 24 (11.71%) SOA
3 18 (8.78%) UML
4 17 (8.29%) Migration
5 14 (6.83%) Project Management
6 12 (5.85%) Change Control
7 9 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.90%) Integration Testing
9 7 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.41%) Logistics
9 7 (3.41%) TOGAF
9 7 (3.41%) Process Management
9 7 (3.41%) Data Modelling
10 6 (2.93%) ITIL
10 6 (2.93%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.93%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.59%) Java
2 41 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (3.90%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.44%) Perl
5 4 (1.95%) C#
6 3 (1.46%) C
6 3 (1.46%) Jython
6 3 (1.46%) Korn
7 2 (0.98%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.98%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.95%) Degree
4 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) Tivoli
2 11 (5.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (1.95%) nmon
4 1 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.49%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 157 (76.59%) IBM
2 58 (28.29%) Oracle
3 32 (15.61%) SAP
4 12 (5.85%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.37%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.44%) TSYS
7 4 (1.95%) Intel
7 4 (1.95%) Software AG
7 4 (1.95%) SunGard
8 3 (1.46%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) Siebel
9 2 (0.98%) BMC
9 2 (0.98%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.98%) Google
9 2 (0.98%) Kony
10 1 (0.49%) Remedy
10 1 (0.49%) Alias
10 1 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
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