The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank - 44 40
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.24% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.14% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.07% 20.95% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 57
Average daily rate £425 £322 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £397 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WebSphere Message Broker
UK

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) ClearQuest
2 8 (88.89%) ClearCase
2 8 (88.89%) B2B
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) MQSeries
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) ClearQuest
1 8 (88.89%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM