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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 408 367 387
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 15 68 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 1.59% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 28
Median daily rate £393 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
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
3915 4279 4126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.33% 18.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2821 2852 2761
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 102 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.54 £37.00 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

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 June 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 June 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
Croydon - 5 £393 -
Paddington - 2 £550 -
City of London +27 1 - - 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (54.05%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Unix
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) IBM
5 14 (37.84%) Finance
6 13 (35.14%) Middleware
6 13 (35.14%) HTTP
6 13 (35.14%) SOAP
7 12 (32.43%) FTP
7 12 (32.43%) HTTPS
7 12 (32.43%) EAI
7 12 (32.43%) REST
8 11 (29.73%) Banking
8 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
9 10 (27.03%) Oracle
9 10 (27.03%) SOA
9 10 (27.03%) JMS
9 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
9 10 (27.03%) Remedy
10 9 (24.32%) J2EE
10 9 (24.32%) SWIFT
11 8 (21.62%) XML
11 8 (21.62%) Sybase
11 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
11 8 (21.62%) Firewall
12 7 (18.92%) DB2
12 7 (18.92%) Perl
12 7 (18.92%) EDI

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 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (18.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) iPlanet
4 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.70%) CICS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) BusinessWare
1 3 (8.11%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (8.11%) SAP R/3
2 2 (5.41%) Global One
3 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
3 1 (2.70%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) HTTP
2 12 (32.43%) FTP
2 12 (32.43%) HTTPS
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
4 6 (16.22%) WinSCP
5 5 (13.51%) IPsec
5 5 (13.51%) LDAP
5 5 (13.51%) NAS
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security
5 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) tcpdump
5 5 (13.51%) VPN
5 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
6 4 (10.81%) PuTTY
7 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) DB2
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.41%) UniData
6 1 (2.70%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) ClearCase
1 6 (16.22%) XMLSpy
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 2 (5.41%) Log4j
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.70%) International Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Designer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) EAI Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Middleware
1 13 (35.14%) SOAP
2 12 (32.43%) REST
3 10 (27.03%) JMS
4 9 (24.32%) J2EE
5 8 (21.62%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) EDI
6 7 (18.92%) JSON
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
7 6 (16.22%) WSDL
7 6 (16.22%) XSD
7 6 (16.22%) XSL
7 6 (16.22%) XSLT
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
9 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.11%) JDBC
9 3 (8.11%) MSMQ
9 3 (8.11%) WCF
9 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) SWIFT
2 6 (16.22%) Equities
3 5 (13.51%) iPad
4 4 (10.81%) Derivative
4 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
5 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.11%) AS400
5 3 (8.11%) FMCG
5 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 2 (5.41%) DataPower
7 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.70%) iSeries
7 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Unix
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Solaris
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 4 (10.81%) zOS
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) EAI
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 10 (27.03%) SOA
4 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 6 (16.22%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Kanban
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) DoDAF
8 3 (8.11%) Microservices
8 3 (8.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) SABSA
8 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
4 7 (18.92%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) C#
6 5 (13.51%) Python
7 4 (10.81%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (2.70%) COBOL
9 1 (2.70%) JCL
9 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 3 (8.11%) CCSP
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) CISM
2 3 (8.11%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SEPA
2 6 (16.22%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Samba
1 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 5 (13.51%) Puppet
3 4 (10.81%) Control-M
4 3 (8.11%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.70%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) IBM
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) Remedy
3 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
3 8 (21.62%) Sybase
4 7 (18.92%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) TIBCO
6 5 (13.51%) F5
6 5 (13.51%) NetApp
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.51%) SAP
6 5 (13.51%) VMware
7 3 (8.11%) BEA
7 3 (8.11%) CA
7 3 (8.11%) Vitria
8 2 (5.41%) Sencha
9 1 (2.70%) Calypso
9 1 (2.70%) Green Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Murex
9 1 (2.70%) SunGard
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