Period
to 23 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 23 November 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 246 285
Rank change year-on-year +114 +39 -31
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 1 2 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.046% 0.027% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £645 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.86% +23.53%
London median daily rate £540 £725 £575
% change year-on-year -25.52% +26.09% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 278 1,150 1,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.67% 15.69% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 896 1,213
Median daily rate £486 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.71% +1.00% +0.50%
10th Percentile £267 £285 £258
90th Percentile £610 £653 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 39
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +12.04%
10th Percentile £16.38 £18.09 £13.80
90th Percentile £33.68 £60.70 £27.40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £23.32
% change year-on-year +40.00% +7.23% +5.98%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Central London

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MQSeries in Central London.

Daily rate trend for MQSeries in Central London

MQSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MQSeries in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for MQSeries in Central London

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Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +106 1 - - 1
MQSeries
London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Development

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle