The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 584 547 540
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -7
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 38 73 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 34
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £414 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £605 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £474 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +51.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
MQSeries
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9144 9081 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.36% 17.55% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6135 5859 5171
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 278 369
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in England

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in England

MQSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MQSeries across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

MQSeries Daily Rate Histogram in England

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in England

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 16 £500 - 1
London -41 10 £550 +10.00% 2
North East - 8 £278 - 1
South West - 3 £393 -
East of England +9 1 £440 -
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 55 (50.46%) Java
2 54 (49.54%) Unix
3 45 (41.28%) Oracle
3 45 (41.28%) Middleware
4 44 (40.37%) IBM
5 40 (36.70%) ITIL
6 39 (35.78%) Finance
7 38 (34.86%) Windows
8 37 (33.94%) J2EE
8 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
9 35 (32.11%) SOAP
10 34 (31.19%) Axway
11 30 (27.52%) Solaris
12 29 (26.61%) Perl
12 29 (26.61%) REST
13 28 (25.69%) Linux
13 28 (25.69%) TIBCO
14 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
14 26 (23.85%) AIX
14 26 (23.85%) FTP
15 25 (22.94%) HTTP
16 24 (22.02%) TOGAF
17 23 (21.10%) WebSphere Application Server
17 23 (21.10%) BusinessWorks
18 22 (20.18%) Service Delivery
19 21 (19.27%) Firewall
19 21 (19.27%) TIBCO EMS
19 21 (19.27%) C++
20 20 (18.35%) SQL
20 20 (18.35%) HTTPS

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in 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 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
2 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
3 23 (21.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (15.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 17 (15.60%) Tuxedo
5 16 (14.68%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (12.84%) AquaLogic
7 9 (8.26%) iPlanet
8 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (5.50%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 4 (3.67%) IIS
10 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
11 3 (2.75%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.83%) JBoss
12 2 (1.83%) MQSI
12 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.92%) Mule
13 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (21.10%) BusinessWorks
2 14 (12.84%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (3.67%) BusinessWare
3 4 (3.67%) SAP R/3
4 2 (1.83%) Global One
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.92%) Movex
5 1 (0.92%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.92%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.92%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.85%) FTP
2 25 (22.94%) HTTP
3 21 (19.27%) Firewall
4 20 (18.35%) HTTPS
4 20 (18.35%) SSL
5 17 (15.60%) LDAP
6 15 (13.76%) NAS
7 12 (11.01%) IPsec
7 12 (11.01%) Network Security
7 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
7 12 (11.01%) VPN
8 11 (10.09%) tcpdump
8 11 (10.09%) Wireshark
9 8 (7.34%) WinSCP
10 5 (4.59%) BIG-IP
11 4 (3.67%) PuTTY
11 4 (3.67%) SAN
12 3 (2.75%) Internet
12 3 (2.75%) SSH
13 1 (0.92%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) DB2
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.67%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.83%) UniData
8 1 (0.92%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.92%) Easytrieve
8 1 (0.92%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) XMLSpy
2 5 (4.59%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.75%) JUnit
3 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.83%) Log4j
4 2 (1.83%) Maven
4 2 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 15 (13.76%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (33.03%) Architect
2 26 (23.85%) Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Integration Architect
3 14 (12.84%) TIBCO Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Designer
4 10 (9.17%) Middleware Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Middleware Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) TOGAF Architect
8 5 (4.59%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) COBOL Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (41.28%) Middleware
2 37 (33.94%) J2EE
3 35 (32.11%) SOAP
4 29 (26.61%) REST
5 21 (19.27%) TIBCO EMS
6 20 (18.35%) IBM Integration Bus
7 17 (15.60%) JMS
8 14 (12.84%) XML
9 11 (10.09%) Web Services
10 9 (8.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (8.26%) XSD
10 9 (8.26%) XSLT
11 8 (7.34%) JSON
11 8 (7.34%) WSDL
11 8 (7.34%) XSL
12 7 (6.42%) JSP
13 6 (5.50%) .NET
13 6 (5.50%) EDI
13 6 (5.50%) WCF
14 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) iPad
2 10 (9.17%) SWIFT
3 8 (7.34%) Clustering
4 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.50%) AS400
5 6 (5.50%) DataPower
5 6 (5.50%) Equities
6 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Derivative
7 4 (3.67%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.75%) FMCG
8 3 (2.75%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.75%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.75%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.83%) iSeries
9 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.54%) Unix
2 38 (34.86%) Windows
3 30 (27.52%) Solaris
4 28 (25.69%) Linux
5 26 (23.85%) AIX
6 17 (15.60%) OS/390
7 14 (12.84%) Windows Server
8 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.59%) zOS
9 4 (3.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) ITIL
2 24 (22.02%) TOGAF
3 22 (20.18%) Service Delivery
4 19 (17.43%) Change Management
5 17 (15.60%) QMS
6 16 (14.68%) Configuration Management
6 16 (14.68%) Release Management
7 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
7 15 (13.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (12.84%) EAI
8 14 (12.84%) Security Management
9 13 (11.93%) SOA
10 12 (11.01%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (11.01%) Load Balancing
11 10 (9.17%) Project Management
12 9 (8.26%) SDLC
13 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (6.42%) DevOps
13 7 (6.42%) Service Design
14 6 (5.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) Java
2 29 (26.61%) Perl
3 21 (19.27%) C++
4 20 (18.35%) SQL
5 19 (17.43%) Shell Script
6 15 (13.76%) C
7 12 (11.01%) Python
8 8 (7.34%) C#
9 6 (5.50%) COBOL
10 5 (4.59%) Smalltalk
11 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.92%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.92%) CLIST
12 1 (0.92%) JCL
12 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.92%) REXX
12 1 (0.92%) Scala
12 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
1 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (3.67%) CCSP
4 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.67%) CISM
4 4 (3.67%) CISSP
5 3 (2.75%) MBA
6 1 (0.92%) HND
6 1 (0.92%) ISEB
6 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SEPA
2 7 (6.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (4.59%) HL7
3 5 (4.59%) JSP 440
4 4 (3.67%) SLA
5 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.01%) Samba
2 12 (11.01%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) ClearTrust
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Nagios
2 12 (11.01%) Puppet
3 5 (4.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (4.59%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.59%) OpenView
3 5 (4.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.67%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.67%) Control-M
5 3 (2.75%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.75%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Oracle
2 44 (40.37%) IBM
3 34 (31.19%) Axway
4 28 (25.69%) TIBCO
5 20 (18.35%) Sun
6 18 (16.51%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.60%) F5
7 17 (15.60%) Red Hat
7 17 (15.60%) VMware
8 15 (13.76%) CheckPoint
8 15 (13.76%) NetApp
9 13 (11.93%) Fujitsu
10 12 (11.01%) HP
10 12 (11.01%) SAP
11 9 (8.26%) BEA
11 9 (8.26%) Remedy
12 8 (7.34%) Sybase
13 6 (5.50%) Cisco
14 5 (4.59%) CA
14 5 (4.59%) Cognos
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