The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 11 July 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 West Midlands 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 93 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 23 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.43% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 1.75% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 20
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £335 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £458 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
577 456 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.44% 24.60% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 242 306
Average daily rate £325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £92.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
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WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Message Broker
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

WebSphere Message Broker Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

WebSphere Message Broker
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the West Midlands region.

WebSphere Message Broker Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Message Broker
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 30 (90.91%) WebSphere
2 24 (72.73%) SAP
2 24 (72.73%) IBM
3 19 (57.58%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (39.39%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) UNIX
5 11 (33.33%) HTTP
5 11 (33.33%) DataPower
6 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
6 10 (30.30%) Migration
7 9 (27.27%) Automotive
8 8 (24.24%) SOA
9 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) zOS
9 7 (21.21%) Middleware
10 6 (18.18%) XML Schema
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) ETL
10 6 (18.18%) FTP
10 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
10 6 (18.18%) Data Mapping
10 6 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (18.18%) PLM
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.15%) UML
11 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
12 4 (12.12%) SOAP

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 30 (90.91%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
General
1 9 (27.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Architect
1 16 (48.48%) Integration Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Developer
3 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (39.39%) Web Services
3 7 (21.21%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) Middleware
4 6 (18.18%) XML Schema
5 4 (12.12%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) EDI
7 1 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) DataPower
2 4 (12.12%) AS400
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) zOS
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Migration
1 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
2 8 (24.24%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) ETL
3 6 (18.18%) PLM
3 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) UML
5 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) B2B
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (6.06%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) SAP
1 24 (72.73%) IBM
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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