Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 83 100
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere MQ 16 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.92% 0.85% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 3.77% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% -8.82%
10th Percentile £313 £355 £356
90th Percentile £469 £395 £429
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 552 292 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.62% 22.60% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 157 218
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £267
90th Percentile £525 £523 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £384 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.81% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Milton Keynes

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere MQ in Milton Keynes

WebSphere MQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere MQ in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) IBM
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) API Development
5 9 (56.25%) DataPower
5 9 (56.25%) High Availability
5 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (56.25%) ActionScript
5 9 (56.25%) XML
5 9 (56.25%) EDI
5 9 (56.25%) EAI
5 9 (56.25%) ebXML
5 9 (56.25%) Internet
5 9 (56.25%) SMTP
5 9 (56.25%) FTP
5 9 (56.25%) HTTP
5 9 (56.25%) XML Schema
5 9 (56.25%) B2B
5 9 (56.25%) SSL
5 9 (56.25%) webMethods
5 9 (56.25%) Data Security
5 9 (56.25%) ActionScript 3.0
5 9 (56.25%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (56.25%) RosettaNet
5 9 (56.25%) cXML
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) JMS

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) FTP
1 9 (56.25%) HTTP
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
1 9 (56.25%) SMTP
1 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
5 1 (6.25%) EAI Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) cXML
1 9 (56.25%) ebXML
1 9 (56.25%) EDI
1 9 (56.25%) XML
1 9 (56.25%) XML Schema
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) DataPower
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) API Development
2 9 (56.25%) B2B
2 9 (56.25%) Data Security
2 9 (56.25%) EAI
2 9 (56.25%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) ActionScript
3 9 (56.25%) ActionScript 2.0
3 9 (56.25%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) webMethods
3 1 (6.25%) SAP