Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 18 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 39
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 1.34% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.77% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Leicester median daily rate - £398 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.56% -
Leicestershire median daily rate - £398 £430
% change year-on-year - -7.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire 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 Leicester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 116 106 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 36.48% 35.57% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 70 62
Leicester median daily rate £388 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £264
90th Percentile £538 £475 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +0.77% +4.84% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 £30.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +42.28% -12.14% -6.67%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Leicester

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere MQ in Leicester