The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 83 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% - 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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 Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
285 227 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.60% 18.71% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 117 61
Average daily rate £378 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £194 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM