The first table below looks at the demand for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.31% 15.45% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 15
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £443 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +215.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MQSeries
East Midlands

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire