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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 600 584 552
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 31 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.045% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £328 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSMQ
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14717 14461 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.48% 28.02% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10382 9927 8802
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 207 189
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 15 £463 +15.62% 15
East of England +21 5 £500 - 3
South West - 5 £338 - 1
South East -2 4 £375 -1.31% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
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MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 44 (74.58%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) C#
3 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
5 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
6 23 (38.98%) SQL
6 23 (38.98%) MVC
7 22 (37.29%) WCF
8 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
9 18 (30.51%) Finance
10 17 (28.81%) Windows
10 17 (28.81%) TDD
11 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (25.42%) NServiceBus
12 15 (25.42%) REST
12 15 (25.42%) SOAP
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
13 13 (22.03%) SOA
14 12 (20.34%) Web Services
14 12 (20.34%) Banking
14 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (18.64%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (16.95%) Retail
16 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
16 10 (16.95%) Selenium
16 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
16 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
16 10 (16.95%) SOLID
17 9 (15.25%) Analytics

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 15 (25.42%) NServiceBus
2 11 (18.64%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
4 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
5 7 (11.86%) IIS
6 4 (6.78%) iPlanet
6 4 (6.78%) MQSeries
6 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.69%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) BusinessWare
1 4 (6.78%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.78%) SaaS
4 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) IaaS
5 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) AMQP
4 1 (1.69%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.17%) RavenDB
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.78%) DB2
5 4 (6.78%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (5.08%) Redis
7 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Selenium
2 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) HP UFT
3 8 (13.56%) Subversion
4 7 (11.86%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.78%) Artifactory
6 4 (6.78%) NuGet
7 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (5.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
7 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.39%) MSTest
8 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.69%) Hudson
9 1 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Architect
4 12 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
8 7 (11.86%) Analyst
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.17%) AWS Developer
9 6 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Technical Architect
10 5 (8.47%) Azure Developer
10 5 (8.47%) QA Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Qualitative Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (74.58%) .NET
2 22 (37.29%) WCF
3 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (25.42%) REST
4 15 (25.42%) SOAP
5 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
6 12 (20.34%) Web Services
7 9 (15.25%) jQuery
8 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (13.56%) HTML
9 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.86%) CSS
9 7 (11.86%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (10.17%) Entity Framework
10 6 (10.17%) NHibernate
10 6 (10.17%) WPF
11 5 (8.47%) Middleware
11 5 (8.47%) React
12 4 (6.78%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Derivative
3 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.47%) Physics
4 4 (6.78%) AS400
4 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.78%) iPhone
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.08%) Credit Risk
5 3 (5.08%) FMCG
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.69%) RIA
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) AIX
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Solaris
3 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) zOS
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) MVC
3 17 (28.81%) TDD
4 13 (22.03%) SOA
5 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.95%) SOLID
5 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
5 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Analytics
6 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 8 (13.56%) Scrum
8 7 (11.86%) SDLC
9 6 (10.17%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) BDD
10 5 (8.47%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.78%) SABSA
11 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) C#
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.08%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) PhD
3 4 (6.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (6.78%) CCSP
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.78%) CISM
3 4 (6.78%) CISSP
3 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) ClearTrust
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.78%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) IBM
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) BEA
4 4 (6.78%) CA
4 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco
4 4 (6.78%) SAP
4 4 (6.78%) Sybase
4 4 (6.78%) TIBCO
4 4 (6.78%) Vitria
4 4 (6.78%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.69%) Capita
6 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) SOTI
6 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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