Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 January 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 106 112
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.060% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.40% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £510 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -
South East median daily rate - £505 £520
% change year-on-year - -2.88% +10.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 532 249 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.71% 15.00% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 139 230
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £286 £236 £249
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -7.06% +0.44%
10th Percentile £16.66 £12.60 £9.90
90th Percentile £60.00 £35.40 £26.90
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.16 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.58% -5.98% +28.57%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Buckinghamshire

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in Buckinghamshire