The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £315 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.09% -25.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 - £30.40
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.61% 12.17% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 14
Average daily rate £275 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire