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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 414 404 417
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 21 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 11
Median daily rate £488 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
4529 4292 4359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.02% 18.38% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3141 2960 2913
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 100
Median hourly rate £16.58 £20.91 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £43.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +18 3 £475 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 15 (41.67%) Unix
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
4 12 (33.33%) JMS
4 12 (33.33%) IBM
5 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) iSeries
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) FTP
7 8 (22.22%) HTTP
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) Banking
8 7 (19.44%) JBoss
8 7 (19.44%) J2EE
8 7 (19.44%) TIBCO
9 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 6 (16.67%) Middleware
9 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 6 (16.67%) NetApp
9 6 (16.67%) Firewall
9 6 (16.67%) Perl
9 6 (16.67%) DB2
9 6 (16.67%) LDAP
9 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 6 (16.67%) VMware
9 6 (16.67%) iPad

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 (36.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.78%) Mule
6 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.78%) BPCS
2 1 (2.78%) Global One
2 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.78%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) FTP
1 8 (22.22%) HTTP
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 6 (16.67%) LDAP
2 6 (16.67%) NAS
3 5 (13.89%) IPsec
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) tcpdump
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
3 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) DB2
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) QlikView
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) Log4j
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) NSubstitute
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.78%) PVCS
2 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) EAI Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) JMS
2 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (19.44%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) Middleware
5 5 (13.89%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) XML
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) JDBC
7 3 (8.33%) Spring
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (5.56%) .NET
8 2 (5.56%) EDI
8 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.56%) JSP
9 1 (2.78%) HTML
9 1 (2.78%) JAXB
9 1 (2.78%) JMX
9 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
9 1 (2.78%) WSDL
9 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) iSeries
2 6 (16.67%) iPad
2 6 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 4 (11.11%) AS400
4 3 (8.33%) Clustering
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) DataPower
5 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Equities
6 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.78%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
1 15 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Release Management
3 6 (16.67%) SDLC
4 5 (13.89%) EAI
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 4 (11.11%) Kanban
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Presales
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.89%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) RPG
6 3 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) RPG IV
7 2 (5.56%) RPG/400
8 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) MBA
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SEPA
2 1 (2.78%) GMP
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
2 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Samba
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Control-M
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) TIBCO
4 6 (16.67%) F5
4 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (16.67%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Sybase
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) BEA
8 1 (2.78%) BMC
8 1 (2.78%) Calypso
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Cognos
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) Murex
8 1 (2.78%) Sun
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas
London
Axiom Software Solutions UK
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago