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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 99 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.17% - 0.077%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£347 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
286 198 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.27% 12.98% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 84 83
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £166 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 27
Average hourly rate £16.83 £13.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -51.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £19.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) iPlanet
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JTA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Grid Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) C-shell
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) PlateSpin
1 2 (66.67%) Opsware
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) IBM