The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 33 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.17% 0.43% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 1.39% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
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£450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 27.70% 30.64% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 58
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (94.44%) IBM
3 15 (83.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 14 (77.78%) UNIX
5 10 (55.56%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) FTP
7 8 (44.44%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) SOAP
8 7 (38.89%) Middleware
9 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (33.33%) DataPower
9 6 (33.33%) zOS
10 5 (27.78%) Migration
10 5 (27.78%) UML
10 5 (27.78%) HTTP
10 5 (27.78%) SAP
10 5 (27.78%) SOA
10 5 (27.78%) AS400
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) Web Services
11 4 (22.22%) XML
11 4 (22.22%) XSD
12 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
14 1 (5.56%) Automotive
14 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
14 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
14 1 (5.56%) Citrix
14 1 (5.56%) Red Hat

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) FTP
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Integration Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
2 7 (38.89%) Middleware
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) DataPower
2 5 (27.78%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle