The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
MQSeries
Scotland

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
269 232 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.32% 16.13% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 112 171
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £182 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle