Period
to 19 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 188 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +190
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.048% 0.068% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £600 £513 £493
% change year-on-year +17.07% +4.06% +12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.50 - -

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 709 699 834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.06% 15.84% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 406 523
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £288 £260 £255
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 39 16
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% - -44.93%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.25 £11.90
90th Percentile £61.25 £37.15 £39.38
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.83
% change year-on-year -5.00% +0.86% -0.85%

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 June 2019. 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 -4 2 - -
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) DNA

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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox