The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank - 38 51
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.27% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.22% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £411
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSMQ
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
56 45 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.56% 12.13% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 66
Median daily rate £425 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MSMQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Messaging Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat