Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 6 months to 20 November 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - +100 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% - 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 - -
East of England median daily rate £456 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere MQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 379 313 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.28% 22.83% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 184 208
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £504
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere MQ in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere MQ in Hertfordshire

WebSphere MQ
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 7 £444 -
WebSphere MQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) DataPower
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 6 (75.00%) API Development
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (25.00%) Boomi
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (12.50%) High Availability

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Boomi
1 2 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) XML Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) DataPower
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) API Development
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) SAP