The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 145 124
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.16% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MQSeries
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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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
585 613 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.35% 21.38% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 392 262
Median daily rate £430 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MQSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MQSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MQSeries
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management