Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 17 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 128
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.046% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.22% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
Scotland median daily rate £422 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -0.76% -10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 479 450 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.43% 20.72% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 267 256
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £228
90th Percentile £538 £480 £501
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.98% +139.27%
10th Percentile £17.42 £11.35 £15.99
90th Percentile £29.40 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in Edinburgh