Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 176
Contract jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.040%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £445 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -6.32% - +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 728 1069 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.13% 17.15% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 622 430
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £213 £238 £240
90th Percentile £568 £525 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 43
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -6.85% -5.14%
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.12
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MQSeries in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MQSeries in the West Midlands