The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.86% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £313 £298
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.71% 26.67% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 40 28
Average daily rate £385 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSMQ across the Bedfordshire region.

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MSMQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSMQ.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Log4Net
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) NSubstitute

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MSMQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSMQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Log4Net
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (16.67%) NSubstitute
4 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
4 1 (16.67%) Yield Management
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft