The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / East of England
Rank - 124 121
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.042% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.28% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £445
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -16.85%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
379 357 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.13% 15.09% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 174 268
Median daily rate £400 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £197 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 34
Median hourly rate £14.50 £41.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.06% +137.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £10.45 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £58.05 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Log4j
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ATG
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Interwoven