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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 95 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.45% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MQSeries
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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 East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
206 221 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.61% 14.23% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 124 167
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £114 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.96 £21.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM