Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 188 196
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.099% 0.062% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.40% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £445 £475 £468
% change year-on-year -6.32% +1.60% +20.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 906 754 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.86% 15.61% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 456 602
East of England median daily rate £434 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £223 £195
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 78
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.88 £44.50
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.10% +6.12%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in the East of England

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in the East of England

MQSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MQSeries in the East of England

MQSeries
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -10 5 - - 1
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Log4j
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Talend

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Log4j
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Dependency Management
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) DNA
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Martini
3 1 (20.00%) Demandware
3 1 (20.00%) Elastic Path
3 1 (20.00%) hybris