The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK / England
Rank 523 539 543
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 52 64 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 22
Median daily rate £427 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13026 13752 12968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.79% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9123 9582 8672
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 236 177
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £59.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in England

MSMQ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSMQ across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MSMQ Daily Rate Histogram in England

MSMQ
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ across the England region.

MSMQ Hourly Rate Trend in England

MSMQ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 34 £500 +5.82% 14
Yorkshire +27 10 £363 -23.68%
South East +11 3 £350 -39.13% 3
East Midlands - 2 £375 -
Midlands - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
MSMQ
UK

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 62 (74.70%) .NET
2 58 (69.88%) C#
3 51 (61.45%) SQL
4 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
5 44 (53.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 42 (50.60%) ASP.NET
7 41 (49.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
9 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
10 33 (39.76%) TDD
11 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (33.73%) MVC
13 24 (28.92%) Windows
13 24 (28.92%) Microservices
14 23 (27.71%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (26.51%) Middleware
16 21 (25.30%) BDD
17 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
17 20 (24.10%) HTML
17 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
18 19 (22.89%) OO
18 19 (22.89%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (22.89%) NoSQL
18 19 (22.89%) WPF
18 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (21.69%) Subversion
19 18 (21.69%) Windows Server
20 17 (20.48%) Finance
20 17 (20.48%) Web Services
20 17 (20.48%) XML

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (12.05%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (12.05%) NServiceBus
2 9 (10.84%) IIS
3 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.64%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.41%) CMS
5 2 (2.41%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (49.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) GitHub
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) TCP/IP
2 16 (19.28%) AMQP
3 12 (14.46%) HTTP
4 8 (9.64%) Firewall
5 4 (4.82%) DNS
5 4 (4.82%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (22.89%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.43%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.61%) Redis
9 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.41%) DB2
9 2 (2.41%) MySQL
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (21.69%) Subversion
3 16 (19.28%) SpecFlow
4 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.84%) MSBuild
6 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.02%) JIRA
6 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.82%) Hudson
7 4 (4.82%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.61%) JSUnit
8 3 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.41%) GoCD
10 1 (1.20%) FishEye
10 1 (1.20%) Grunt
10 1 (1.20%) MSTest
10 1 (1.20%) StyleCop
10 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Banking
3 10 (12.05%) Retail
4 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) French Language
6 1 (1.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) C# Developer
3 23 (27.71%) .NET Developer
4 18 (21.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (20.48%) Architect
6 14 (16.87%) Angular Developer
6 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (16.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (14.46%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (13.25%) Azure Developer
9 9 (10.84%) C# WPF Developer
9 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
9 9 (10.84%) WPF Developer
10 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) Applications Support
11 7 (8.43%) SQL Developer
11 7 (8.43%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (74.70%) .NET
2 44 (53.01%) ASP.NET Web API
3 42 (50.60%) ASP.NET
4 23 (27.71%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (26.51%) Middleware
6 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
6 20 (24.10%) HTML
7 19 (22.89%) WPF
8 17 (20.48%) .NET Framework
8 17 (20.48%) CSS
8 17 (20.48%) Web Services
8 17 (20.48%) XML
9 16 (19.28%) React
9 16 (19.28%) Reactive Extensions
9 16 (19.28%) SignalR
9 16 (19.28%) SOAP
9 16 (19.28%) WCF
10 15 (18.07%) Angular 2
10 15 (18.07%) NancyFx
10 15 (18.07%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Fintech
2 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) RIA
5 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.20%) Equities
6 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Windows
2 18 (21.69%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.43%) Linux
5 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) TDD
2 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.73%) MVC
4 24 (28.92%) Microservices
5 21 (25.30%) BDD
6 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (22.89%) OO
7 17 (20.48%) Load Balancing
8 16 (19.28%) MVVM
9 15 (18.07%) Software Engineering
10 14 (16.87%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
12 12 (14.46%) SDLC
13 11 (13.25%) OOP
14 10 (12.05%) ITIL
14 10 (12.05%) SOLID
15 9 (10.84%) DevOps
16 8 (9.64%) SOA
16 8 (9.64%) Software Architecture
17 7 (8.43%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) C#
2 51 (61.45%) SQL
3 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.87%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.23%) C++
7 3 (3.61%) Java
8 2 (2.41%) Delphi
8 2 (2.41%) VB
9 1 (1.20%) C
9 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) MCP
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.82%) vSphere
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.82%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Ansible
2 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) VMware
3 8 (9.64%) Cisco
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) EMC
5 4 (4.82%) Splunk
6 3 (3.61%) F5
7 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.41%) SAP
7 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.20%) Murex
8 1 (1.20%) Sybase
8 1 (1.20%) Telerik
8 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
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