The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.76% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £29.25
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 212 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.81% 17.54% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 110 109
Median daily rate £400 £325 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +50.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
High Wycombe - 5 £500 -
Marlow - 4 - -
MQSeries
South East

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 17 (73.91%) SOAP
2 15 (65.22%) REST
3 14 (60.87%) Axway
3 14 (60.87%) TOGAF
3 14 (60.87%) TIBCO EMS
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) TIBCO
3 14 (60.87%) BusinessWorks
4 10 (43.48%) Middleware
5 7 (30.43%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) CLIST
7 4 (17.39%) ISPF
7 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) COBOL
7 4 (17.39%) HP
7 4 (17.39%) CICS
7 4 (17.39%) Assembly Language
7 4 (17.39%) CA
7 4 (17.39%) REXX
7 4 (17.39%) zOS
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (17.39%) Easytrieve
7 4 (17.39%) JCL

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (17.39%) CICS
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 14 (60.87%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
1 3 (13.04%) WinSCP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) XMLSpy
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Architect
2 10 (43.48%) TIBCO Architect
3 8 (34.78%) Integration Architect
4 6 (26.09%) Middleware Architect
4 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (21.74%) TOGAF Architect
5 5 (21.74%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (13.04%) Designer
7 3 (13.04%) Developer
8 2 (8.70%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Administrator
9 1 (4.35%) Business Process Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Information Systems Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 1 (4.35%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) SOAP
2 15 (65.22%) REST
3 14 (60.87%) TIBCO EMS
4 10 (43.48%) Middleware
5 4 (17.39%) ISPF
5 4 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (13.04%) JMS
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) WSDL
6 3 (13.04%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) XSD
6 3 (13.04%) XSL
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) DataPower
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) TOGAF
2 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) EAI
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Service Design
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Assembly Language
1 4 (17.39%) C++
1 4 (17.39%) CLIST
1 4 (17.39%) COBOL
1 4 (17.39%) JCL
1 4 (17.39%) REXX
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Axway
1 14 (60.87%) TIBCO
2 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) CA
3 4 (17.39%) HP