The first table below looks at the demand for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hampshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 113 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% - 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 - £30.40
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 317 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.76% 18.17% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 179 175
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -43.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £47.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MQSeries
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle