The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 118 144 115
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 25 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 1.33% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 6
Median daily rate £500 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £398 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere MQ
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1041 1056 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.32% 32.86% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 720 441
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.97 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WebSphere MQ Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 21 £500 - 2
West Yorkshire -4 3 £400 -5.88%
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
3 18 (50.00%) Middleware
4 17 (47.22%) Unix
4 17 (47.22%) Java
4 17 (47.22%) IBM Integration Bus
5 16 (44.44%) Finance
6 15 (41.67%) CICS
6 15 (41.67%) zOS
6 15 (41.67%) Oracle
7 14 (38.89%) Perl
7 14 (38.89%) Windows
8 13 (36.11%) WebSphere Portal
9 12 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
9 12 (33.33%) AIX
9 12 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (30.56%) SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Feasibility Study
11 10 (27.78%) iSeries
11 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (27.78%) DB2
11 10 (27.78%) Solaris
11 10 (27.78%) Replication
11 10 (27.78%) VMware
11 10 (27.78%) SUSE
11 10 (27.78%) IBM
11 10 (27.78%) Intel
12 8 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
12 8 (22.22%) WebLogic

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
2 15 (41.67%) CICS
3 13 (36.11%) WebSphere Portal
4 12 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 12 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 8 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (16.67%) FileNet
7 3 (8.33%) Apache
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.78%) JBoss
9 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
9 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Administrator
2 13 (36.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 10 (27.78%) Architect
4 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 8 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (19.44%) Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) AIX Administrator
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Server Specialist
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) Middleware
2 17 (47.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (13.89%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) JMS
4 2 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) EJB
5 1 (2.78%) Grails
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) JSF
5 1 (2.78%) JTA
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.78%) React
5 1 (2.78%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (2.78%) Struts2
5 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) iSeries
1 10 (27.78%) Replication
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) DataPower
4 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Unix
3 15 (41.67%) zOS
4 14 (38.89%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) AIX
6 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Solaris
6 10 (27.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (2.78%) AOP
3 1 (2.78%) BDD
3 1 (2.78%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (2.78%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (2.78%) Functional Programming
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL
3 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
3 1 (2.78%) MVC
3 1 (2.78%) OO
3 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
3 1 (2.78%) Scrum
3 1 (2.78%) SOA
3 1 (2.78%) SOLID
3 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Perl
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Jython
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) Intel
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) IFS
5 1 (2.78%) Kony
5 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
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