The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for WebSphere MQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +7.05% +6.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere MQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 86 102 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.23% 27.57% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 76 45
Median daily rate £450 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Coventry

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere MQ in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) BPM Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Process Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Process Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM