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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 570 581 573
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 38 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.071% 0.088%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 26
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £429 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.49% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
8182 8541 9184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.89% 16.86% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5268 5439 5910
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 238 340
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
London +8 19 £475 -5.00% 2
North East -23 8 £350 +15.70%
South East +17 3 £510 -2.39%
South West +13 3 £393 +9.02% 1
East of England - 2 - -
MQSeries
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MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 41 (55.41%) Unix
1 41 (55.41%) IBM
2 40 (54.05%) WebSphere
3 34 (45.95%) Oracle
4 31 (41.89%) Java
5 30 (40.54%) Windows
6 27 (36.49%) Solaris
7 26 (35.14%) ITIL
8 25 (33.78%) Middleware
9 24 (32.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (31.08%) Linux
11 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
12 21 (28.38%) SQL
12 21 (28.38%) Release Management
13 20 (27.03%) AIX
14 19 (25.68%) WebLogic
15 18 (24.32%) IBM Integration Bus
16 17 (22.97%) Problem Management
16 17 (22.97%) OS/390
16 17 (22.97%) J2EE
16 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
17 16 (21.62%) Perl
17 16 (21.62%) Change Management
18 15 (20.27%) Finance
18 15 (20.27%) DB2
18 15 (20.27%) Tuxedo
18 15 (20.27%) JMS
18 15 (20.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 15 (20.27%) SSL
18 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management

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 40 (54.05%) WebSphere
2 24 (32.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (25.68%) WebLogic
4 15 (20.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (20.27%) Tuxedo
5 11 (14.86%) AquaLogic
5 11 (14.86%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (9.46%) JBoss
7 6 (8.11%) Apache
7 6 (8.11%) CMS
8 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (4.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (4.05%) NetWeaver
9 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (2.70%) Mule
10 2 (2.70%) Mule ESB
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.86%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (4.05%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (2.70%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.35%) BPCS
4 1 (1.35%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.35%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) SSL
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
3 4 (5.41%) FTP
3 4 (5.41%) HTTP
4 3 (4.05%) Firewall
4 3 (4.05%) LDAP
4 3 (4.05%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) SSH
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.35%) IPsec
6 1 (1.35%) Network Security
6 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) DB2
2 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.05%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (4.05%) QlikView
4 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (1.35%) Ingres
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
1 8 (10.81%) Subversion
2 7 (9.46%) JUnit
3 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.11%) Mockito
4 5 (6.76%) Selenium
5 4 (5.41%) Log4j
5 4 (5.41%) NSubstitute
5 4 (5.41%) NUnit
5 4 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (4.05%) Ant
6 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.70%) Maven
8 1 (1.35%) JIRA
8 1 (1.35%) PVCS
8 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) French Language
6 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Consultant
3 8 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Support Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (4.05%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Principal Architect
6 3 (4.05%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Unix Architect
6 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) Middleware
2 18 (24.32%) IBM Integration Bus
3 17 (22.97%) J2EE
4 15 (20.27%) JMS
5 13 (17.57%) XML
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
6 11 (14.86%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (12.16%) REST
7 9 (12.16%) SOAP
8 8 (10.81%) XSLT
9 7 (9.46%) JDBC
9 7 (9.46%) XSD
10 6 (8.11%) HTML
10 6 (8.11%) JSON
10 6 (8.11%) Spring
11 5 (6.76%) .NET
11 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.76%) JSP
11 5 (6.76%) RESTful
11 5 (6.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) iSeries
2 7 (9.46%) SWIFT
3 5 (6.76%) AS400
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
5 3 (4.05%) iPad
5 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.70%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.35%) DataPower
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) PDA
7 1 (1.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 41 (55.41%) Unix
2 30 (40.54%) Windows
3 27 (36.49%) Solaris
4 23 (31.08%) Linux
5 20 (27.03%) AIX
6 17 (22.97%) OS/390
6 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
7 7 (9.46%) HPUX
8 2 (2.70%) MVS
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) zOS
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.35%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 21 (28.38%) Release Management
3 17 (22.97%) Problem Management
4 16 (21.62%) Change Management
5 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
6 14 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 13 (17.57%) QMS
7 13 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (16.22%) Security Management
9 11 (14.86%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (13.51%) SDLC
11 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.81%) Migration
12 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 7 (9.46%) Scrum
13 7 (9.46%) TDD
14 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
14 6 (8.11%) OO
14 6 (8.11%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) SQL
3 16 (21.62%) Perl
4 12 (16.22%) C
5 10 (13.51%) C++
6 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.11%) C#
8 5 (6.76%) RPG
9 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.05%) COBOL
10 3 (4.05%) RPG IV
10 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.70%) Python
11 2 (2.70%) R
11 2 (2.70%) RPG/400
11 2 (2.70%) XPath
12 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.05%) MBA
6 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SEPA
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) GMP
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Control-M
2 2 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.70%) OpenView
2 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.35%) Nagios
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) IBM
2 34 (45.95%) Oracle
3 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) Sun
5 12 (16.22%) Axway
6 9 (12.16%) Fujitsu
7 8 (10.81%) SAP
8 5 (6.76%) Sybase
8 5 (6.76%) TIBCO
9 4 (5.41%) HP
9 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.41%) VMware
10 3 (4.05%) ATG
10 3 (4.05%) Blue Martini
10 3 (4.05%) Elastic Path
10 3 (4.05%) EMC
10 3 (4.05%) F5
10 3 (4.05%) Interwoven
10 3 (4.05%) NetApp
11 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
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