The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
89 213 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.15% 24.91% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 133 104
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.75 £11.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.65% -54.00%
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 Wales

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries across the Wales region.

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Volume Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Spock
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Burp Suite
2 4 (80.00%) JSTS
2 4 (80.00%) DbUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Document Management

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Burp Suite
2 4 (80.00%) DbUnit
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Spock
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSTS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Volume Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Document Management
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian