The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £23.75 £30.40
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -21.87%
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Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.92% 28.43% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 21
Average daily rate £375 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £23.75 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.75 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford