The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.27% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MQSeries
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
68 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.68% 16.48% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 19
Average daily rate £419 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £180 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £29.43 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +135.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MQSeries
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM