The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - 101
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
311 381 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.16% 18.07% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 233 159
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -34.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire