Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 April 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 85 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +10
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.071% 0.092% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.60% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Glasgow median daily rate - - £225
Scotland median daily rate - - £256
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 225 168 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.89% 15.53% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 89 112
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +19.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £243 £171 £185
90th Percentile £488 £455 £437
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 - £16.00
10th Percentile £13.38 - £15.00
90th Percentile £20.33 - £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -51.39% +67.44%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Glasgow

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware