The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.41% 0.53% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £315 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.09% -25.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 - £30.40
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.98% 14.81% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 21
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £506 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.76 £11.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.02% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Misys Midas
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM