The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 93 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £370 £347 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.37% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MQSeries
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
225 300 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.00% 16.79% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 178 92
Median daily rate £325 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £228 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £585 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.83 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.79% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £44.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Derbyshire - 3 £370 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (60.00%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (60.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Struts
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Tuxedo
4 4 (40.00%) EAI
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) B2B
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) OS/390
4 4 (40.00%) DataStage

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) AquaLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 4 (40.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (40.00%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
1 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) DataStage
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
4 4 (40.00%) JDBC
4 4 (40.00%) JPA
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) JTA
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Spring Security
4 4 (40.00%) Struts
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) AIX
1 4 (40.00%) OS/390
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
1 5 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) AOP
2 4 (40.00%) API Development
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (40.00%) Product Management
2 4 (40.00%) QMS
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 4 (40.00%) Axway
3 4 (40.00%) Fujitsu
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Sun