Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 118 111
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.72% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Bristol median daily rate - £435 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.83% +9.03%
South West median daily rate £650 £426 £393
% change year-on-year +52.49% +8.60% +9.03%
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 329 279 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.55% 14.16% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 197 218
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £253 £223 £263
90th Percentile £535 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Bristol median hourly rate £39.00 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.30% +115.00% -80.00%
10th Percentile £29.05 £22.55 £19.10
90th Percentile £46.00 £55.60 £94.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.14% +21.54% -15.88%

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