Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MQSeries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MQSeries over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM MQSeries
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 166 175
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.29% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.69% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Berkshire median daily rate - £525 -
South East median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

MQSeries is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 593 767 760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.88% 17.19% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 409 442
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £232
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 14
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -26.47% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.10 £12.08 £13.58
90th Percentile £38.45 £49.28 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £21.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year -10.15% +15.65% +14.65%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Berkshire

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MQSeries in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in Berkshire

MQSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MQSeries in Berkshire