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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / London
Rank 390 393 384
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 15 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.51% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Median daily rate £488 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £487 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3802 3507 3874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.62% 16.62% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2631 2398 2659
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 75
Median hourly rate £22.17 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.75 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Canary Wharf +1 1 £650 -
City of London -3 1 £325 -25.71% 1
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) Unix
3 16 (47.06%) IBM
4 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
5 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (32.35%) Spring
6 11 (32.35%) XML
7 10 (29.41%) DB2
7 10 (29.41%) Banking
7 10 (29.41%) REST
8 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
8 9 (26.47%) SOAP
8 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
9 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 8 (23.53%) JDBC
9 8 (23.53%) MySQL
9 8 (23.53%) TDD
9 8 (23.53%) Subversion
9 8 (23.53%) JSON
9 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
9 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (23.53%) Spring Boot
10 7 (20.59%) Coaching
10 7 (20.59%) Spring Security
10 7 (20.59%) SWIFT
10 7 (20.59%) RESTful

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 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.65%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (5.88%) Mule
5 2 (5.88%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.94%) Anypoint
6 1 (2.94%) CICS
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.88%) Loan IQ
2 2 (5.88%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) DB2
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) QlikView
5 2 (5.88%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 8 (23.53%) Subversion
2 7 (20.59%) JUnit
3 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) Mockito
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Ant
5 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.94%) Log4j
5 1 (2.94%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.94%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 5 (14.71%) AS400 Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior AS400 Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Spring
1 11 (32.35%) XML
2 10 (29.41%) REST
3 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
3 9 (26.47%) SOAP
3 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 8 (23.53%) JDBC
4 8 (23.53%) JSON
4 8 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 7 (20.59%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (20.59%) RESTful
5 7 (20.59%) Spring Security
5 7 (20.59%) XSD
5 7 (20.59%) XSLT
6 6 (17.65%) Apache Camel
6 6 (17.65%) JMS
7 5 (14.71%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
9 3 (8.82%) HTML5
10 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) AS400
2 7 (20.59%) SWIFT
3 6 (17.65%) iSeries
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Unix
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) HPUX
3 7 (20.59%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
3 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Coaching
5 6 (17.65%) RAD
5 6 (17.65%) Release Management
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Microservices
7 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Data Management
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 2 (5.88%) People Management
9 2 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) RPG
4 6 (17.65%) RPG IV
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) R
7 2 (5.88%) RPG/400
8 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.94%) COBOL
8 1 (2.94%) JCL
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Control-M
2 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
4 2 (5.88%) jBASE
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Temenos
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) Microgen
5 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Talend
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