The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 338 371 339
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -32
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 66 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 0.92% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 36
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £558 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4246 4146 3827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.27% 18.38% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 2850 2432
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 60 153
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.75 £54.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 8 £500 +17.64% 4
Greenford +1 2 - -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 53 (53.54%) Oracle
2 46 (46.46%) IBM
3 39 (39.39%) WebSphere
4 33 (33.33%) Java
5 30 (30.30%) Banking
6 27 (27.27%) XML
7 25 (25.25%) SQL
7 25 (25.25%) .NET
8 23 (23.23%) TIBCO
9 22 (22.22%) AIX
10 21 (21.21%) C#
11 20 (20.20%) UNIX
11 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (19.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 19 (19.19%) DataPower
12 19 (19.19%) Windows
12 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
13 18 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (17.17%) SOA
14 17 (17.17%) HTML
15 16 (16.16%) MVC
16 15 (15.15%) Migration
17 14 (14.14%) Multithreading
17 14 (14.14%) C++
17 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (13.13%) HTML5
18 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
18 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
18 13 (13.13%) Web Services
18 13 (13.13%) Linux

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (39.39%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.10%) JBoss
2 10 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.09%) IIS
4 7 (7.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (7.07%) Apache
4 7 (7.07%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.02%) CICS
7 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.01%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.01%) Tridion
2 1 (1.01%) BusinessWare
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) LDAP
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) DMZ
4 2 (2.02%) ISDN
4 2 (2.02%) FTP
4 2 (2.02%) HTTP
5 1 (1.01%) VPN
5 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.01%) SSL
5 1 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (1.01%) IPsec
5 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) DataStage
3 8 (8.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 8 (8.08%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.07%) DB2
5 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.02%) QlikView
8 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.02%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) Ant
2 8 (8.08%) JUnit
3 7 (7.07%) JIRA
3 7 (7.07%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (7.07%) Selenium
4 6 (6.06%) NUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Subversion
6 4 (4.04%) Introscope
7 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.01%) Toad
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.01%) Log4j
8 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (30.30%) Banking
2 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) Architect
3 16 (16.16%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.11%) WebSphere Architect
7 10 (10.10%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
8 9 (9.09%) C++ Developer
9 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Integration Architect
10 7 (7.07%) DataStage Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Core Java Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (5.05%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.27%) XML
2 25 (25.25%) .NET
3 19 (19.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
4 18 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 17 (17.17%) HTML
6 13 (13.13%) HTML5
6 13 (13.13%) Web Services
7 12 (12.12%) WCF
7 12 (12.12%) AngularJS
8 11 (11.11%) Middleware
9 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.10%) Rendezvous
10 8 (8.08%) Java EE
10 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (7.07%) CSS3
11 7 (7.07%) PhoneGap
11 7 (7.07%) Apache Camel
11 7 (7.07%) J2EE
11 7 (7.07%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) DataPower
2 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.10%) Derivative
4 5 (5.05%) Clustering
5 4 (4.04%) PKI
6 2 (2.02%) VSAM
6 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.02%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.02%) BYOD
6 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.01%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.01%) AS400
7 1 (1.01%) iSeries
7 1 (1.01%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) AIX
2 20 (20.20%) UNIX
3 19 (19.19%) Windows
4 13 (13.13%) Linux
5 5 (5.05%) Solaris
6 3 (3.03%) zOS
7 2 (2.02%) HPUX
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.17%) SOA
3 16 (16.16%) MVC
4 15 (15.15%) Migration
5 14 (14.14%) Multithreading
6 12 (12.12%) EAI
7 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.09%) Scrum
8 8 (8.08%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.08%) UML
8 8 (8.08%) OOP
9 7 (7.07%) BDD
9 7 (7.07%) Mobile Development
9 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.07%) Kanban
9 7 (7.07%) Release Management
9 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.06%) TDD
10 6 (6.06%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.33%) Java
2 25 (25.25%) SQL
3 21 (21.21%) C#
4 14 (14.14%) C++
5 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.11%) Ruby
7 7 (7.07%) Python
8 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.04%) Groovy
9 4 (4.04%) Scala
10 2 (2.02%) XPath
10 2 (2.02%) JCL
10 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.02%) COBOL
10 2 (2.02%) R
11 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) C
11 1 (1.01%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.01%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.02%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.01%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (53.54%) Oracle
2 46 (46.46%) IBM
3 23 (23.23%) TIBCO
4 7 (7.07%) Talend
4 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.04%) Sybase
6 3 (3.03%) Misys
6 3 (3.03%) HP
6 3 (3.03%) GoldenSource
7 2 (2.02%) Kofax
7 2 (2.02%) SmartStream
7 2 (2.02%) Cognos
7 2 (2.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.01%) Elastic Path
8 1 (1.01%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.01%) Dell
8 1 (1.01%) Sun
8 1 (1.01%) Murex
8 1 (1.01%) Vitria
8 1 (1.01%) ATG
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago