The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ 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 Warwickshire 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 MQ (WMQ)
Rank 33 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.63% - 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% - 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate £440 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £373 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 36.28% 22.57% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 33
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WebSphere MQ
West Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere MQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Warwickshire region.

WebSphere MQ Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Password Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Password Management
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle