The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 116 102
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.25% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
540 393 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.15% 16.67% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 197 124
Average daily rate £375 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.85 £16.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Talend