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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 606 586 583
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 20 65 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 42 16
Median daily rate £425 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £625 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £575 £425
% change year-on-year
-28.26% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSMQ
UK

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
15267 15161 14268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.05% 28.76% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10628 10565 9402
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 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 273 163
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -19 16 £440 -7.36% 6
West Midlands - 2 £425 - 1
South East +9 1 £400 -28.88% 8
Yorkshire - 1 £327 -
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UK

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 36 (70.59%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) WCF
4 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
6 27 (52.94%) MVC
7 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
8 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
9 20 (39.22%) SQL
10 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
11 17 (33.33%) Web Services
12 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (29.41%) NServiceBus
13 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (29.41%) SOAP
14 14 (27.45%) Windows
14 14 (27.45%) TDD
15 13 (25.49%) Subversion
15 13 (25.49%) Finance
15 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
15 13 (25.49%) REST
16 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
17 11 (21.57%) SOLID
17 11 (21.57%) TeamCity
17 11 (21.57%) HTML
18 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
18 10 (19.61%) Scrum
18 10 (19.61%) Banking
18 10 (19.61%) NoSQL

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 (29.41%) NServiceBus
2 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
3 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.84%) Confluence
4 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) AMQP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
3 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
4 8 (15.69%) RavenDB
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 2 (3.92%) Redis
7 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.96%) Event Store
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Subversion
2 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 11 (21.57%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (11.76%) Artifactory
5 6 (11.76%) NuGet
6 5 (9.80%) JIRA
6 5 (9.80%) MSBuild
7 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (7.84%) Hudson
7 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.92%) MSTest
9 2 (3.92%) NUnit
9 2 (3.92%) ReSharper
9 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.96%) JUnit
10 1 (1.96%) Log4Net
10 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
5 5 (9.80%) Back Office
6 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.92%) Front Office
8 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 20 (39.22%) C# Developer
4 18 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (19.61%) SQL Developer
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (11.76%) AWS Developer
9 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (9.80%) ASP Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Architect
11 4 (7.84%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
11 4 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Silverlight Developer
12 3 (5.88%) Azure Developer
12 3 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) WCF
3 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 17 (33.33%) Web Services
5 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (29.41%) SOAP
6 13 (25.49%) REST
7 11 (21.57%) HTML
8 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
9 9 (17.65%) jQuery
9 9 (17.65%) NHibernate
9 9 (17.65%) WPF
9 9 (17.65%) XML
10 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
11 7 (13.73%) Ajax
11 7 (13.73%) CSS
11 7 (13.73%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
12 6 (11.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.84%) Hedge funds
1 4 (7.84%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (7.84%) iPhone
1 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) Equities
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Phone
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) MVC
3 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (27.45%) TDD
5 11 (21.57%) SOLID
6 10 (19.61%) Scrum
7 9 (17.65%) SOA
8 8 (15.69%) OO
8 8 (15.69%) SDLC
8 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.76%) BDD
9 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.80%) AOP
10 5 (9.80%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (9.80%) Logistics
10 5 (9.80%) MVVM
11 4 (7.84%) B2B
11 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C#
2 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) Delphi
7 2 (3.92%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) F#
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.88%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Infragistics
3 3 (5.88%) Splunk
3 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.96%) Capita
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Murex
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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