The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - 84
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +31.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
MQSeries
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
283 286 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.09% 16.00% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 180 109
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 12
Median hourly rate £20.73 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.32 £26.20 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Manchester