The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 65 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.79% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 4.58% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.26% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 153 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.79% 17.29% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 84 65
Median daily rate £336 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
1 9 (100.00%) WSDL
2 8 (88.89%) HTTPS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) XSD
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) ClearCase
2 8 (88.89%) EDI
2 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 8 (88.89%) EAI
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) FTP
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) XMLSpy
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) Remedy
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) HL7
2 8 (88.89%) DataPower
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) SWIFT
2 8 (88.89%) REST

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (88.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
2 8 (88.89%) FTP
2 8 (88.89%) HTTPS
2 8 (88.89%) WinSCP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) ClearCase
1 8 (88.89%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Designer
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) WSDL
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) EDI
2 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XSD
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) DataPower
1 8 (88.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Defect Tracking
1 8 (88.89%) EAI
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Service Design
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) HL7
1 8 (88.89%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) Remedy
2 7 (77.78%) IBM