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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / East Midlands
Rank 97 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.064% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £473 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
177 214 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.01% 13.62% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 115 113
Median daily rate £334 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.36% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.73 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.16% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £13.05 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire - 3 £473 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) BEA
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3

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 3 (75.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) QMS
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) BEA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Opsware
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) IBM