The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 114 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% - 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
MQSeries
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
378 434 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.24% 17.26% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 268 214
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.73 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the Berkshire region.

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Maidenhead - 3 £513 -
Bracknell - 1 £488 -
MQSeries
South East

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (53.85%) Axway
2 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
2 7 (53.85%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Service Design
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) NUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Kafka
5 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (23.08%) NSubstitute
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Retail

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (15.38%) MQSI
2 1 (7.69%) iPlanet
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NSubstitute
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware Architect
2 5 (38.46%) TIBCO Architect
2 5 (38.46%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
1 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
1 1 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Service Design
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) QMS
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Axway
1 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) BEA
4 1 (7.69%) BMC
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Opsware
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) VMware