The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.68% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
WebSphere MQ
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 185 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.50% 32.86% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 141 27
Median daily rate £441 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) jMock
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Rally
1 1 (33.33%) Software AG
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods