Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 February 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 98 102
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.19% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 1.22% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Bristol median daily rate - £393 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.03% -
South West median daily rate - £393 £360
% change year-on-year - +9.03% -9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 304 245 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.21% 15.51% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 170 175
Bristol median daily rate £395 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% +4.29% -9.56%
10th Percentile £257 £252 £149
90th Percentile £538 £580 £554
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.93% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £80.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -75.19% +388.64%
10th Percentile £18.85 £18.43 £47.56
90th Percentile £52.10 £126.75 £121.19
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -28.89% -14.01% +96.25%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Bristol

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle