The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 91 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.066% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.48% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £280 £330
% change year-on-year
+46.87% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
367 419 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.22% 25.90% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 218 142
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £212 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MSMQ
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk