The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 415 420 410
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 19 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.049% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 16
Median daily rate £475 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £440 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £540 £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
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4212 3749 4221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.41% 16.79% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2530 2992
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 83
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £47.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in London

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in London

MQSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MQSeries across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MQSeries Daily Rate Histogram in London

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in London

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 5 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
City of London +5 4 £508 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) IBM
3 15 (41.67%) Unix
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) JMS
4 12 (33.33%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Banking
5 11 (30.56%) iSeries
5 11 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (30.56%) Java
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) DB2
7 8 (22.22%) XML
7 8 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) Release Management
8 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) SWIFT
9 6 (16.67%) Spring
9 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) JBoss
10 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) RPG
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
10 5 (13.89%) AS400

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.56%) Mule
5 2 (5.56%) Mule ESB
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.78%) CICS
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.56%) Temenos T24
3 1 (2.78%) BPCS
3 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
3 1 (2.78%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) QlikView
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) Mockito
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Log4j
5 1 (2.78%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) PVCS
5 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) French Language
4 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Architect
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.56%) AS400 Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) JMS
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (22.22%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) Spring
4 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.89%) REST
4 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) JDBC
5 4 (11.11%) Middleware
5 4 (11.11%) SOAP
6 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
6 3 (8.33%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) RESTful
6 3 (8.33%) Spring Security
6 3 (8.33%) XSD
6 3 (8.33%) XSLT
7 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) iSeries
2 7 (19.44%) SWIFT
3 5 (13.89%) AS400
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) DataPower
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.78%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.78%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
1 15 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (22.22%) Release Management
2 8 (22.22%) SDLC
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Network Design
6 4 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Presales
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Service Continuity Management
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) RPG
4 3 (8.33%) RPG IV
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) R
5 2 (5.56%) RPG/400
6 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) JCL
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SEPA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) GMP
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Control-M
2 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) IBM
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Sybase
4 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) jBASE
5 2 (5.56%) Temenos
6 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.78%) BMC
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Microgen
6 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Opsware
6 1 (2.78%) Qualys
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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