The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 419 400 430
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 16 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.16% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 9
Median daily rate £440 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £625 £620
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
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7817 7493 7492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.55% 32.08% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5789 5581 5408
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.00 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in London

MSMQ
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSMQ across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MSMQ Daily Rate Histogram in London

MSMQ
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MSMQ Hourly Rate Trend in London

MSMQ
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the London 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
City of London +14 4 - - 2
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (62.50%) WCF
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 15 (46.88%) SQL
7 14 (43.75%) MVC
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
8 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
9 11 (34.38%) TDD
9 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (31.25%) Banking
10 10 (31.25%) Finance
11 9 (28.13%) WPF
11 9 (28.13%) SOLID
12 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (25.00%) SDLC
12 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 8 (25.00%) Subversion
12 8 (25.00%) Web Services
12 8 (25.00%) HTML
13 7 (21.88%) XML
13 7 (21.88%) Windows
13 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
14 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 6 (18.75%) TeamCity

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (18.75%) IIS
3 5 (15.63%) NServiceBus
4 4 (12.50%) Confluence
5 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.25%) CMS
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.13%) JBoss
7 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) AMQP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.38%) RavenDB
6 2 (6.25%) Redis
7 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (3.13%) Event Store
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 5 (15.63%) MSBuild
5 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (12.50%) Hudson
5 4 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (9.38%) Artifactory
6 3 (9.38%) NuGet
6 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.25%) MSTest
7 2 (6.25%) NUnit
7 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
8 1 (3.13%) jMock
8 1 (3.13%) Log4Net
8 1 (3.13%) Maven
8 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.38%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 13 (40.63%) C# Developer
4 11 (34.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
7 5 (15.63%) ASP Developer
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (12.50%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
8 4 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Silverlight Developer
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) WCF
3 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 9 (28.13%) WPF
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) REST
7 6 (18.75%) SOAP
8 5 (15.63%) Ajax
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (12.50%) jQuery
9 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (12.50%) RESTful
9 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 4 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 9 (28.13%) SOLID
5 8 (25.00%) SDLC
6 6 (18.75%) BDD
6 6 (18.75%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) AOP
7 5 (15.63%) MVVM
8 4 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) Logistics
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Delphi
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) F#
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Infragistics
2 3 (9.38%) Splunk
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Murex
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
City, London
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Rate: £550 per day
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