The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 92 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% - 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+43.33% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MSMQ
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
507 388 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.12% 34.06% 36.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 276 228
Average daily rate £400 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MSMQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL