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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
England / London
Rank 372 381 399
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 34 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.66% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 8
Median daily rate £500 £473 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £575 £375
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +53.33%
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6818 6702 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.06% 31.68% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4951 4722
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.62 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £52.75 £55.00
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 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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
City of London +1 3 £450 -2.70% 2
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 44 (73.33%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) SQL
3 37 (61.67%) C#
4 34 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
6 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
10 24 (40.00%) Microservices
11 21 (35.00%) BDD
11 21 (35.00%) TDD
12 20 (33.33%) Middleware
12 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (30.00%) Windows
14 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
15 17 (28.33%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
15 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
15 17 (28.33%) Subversion
16 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
16 16 (26.67%) WPF
16 16 (26.67%) MVVM
16 16 (26.67%) AMQP
17 15 (25.00%) WebSockets
17 15 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
17 15 (25.00%) SpecFlow
17 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 15 (25.00%) SignalR

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 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.33%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) NServiceBus
5 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
2 16 (26.67%) AMQP
3 12 (20.00%) HTTP
4 8 (13.33%) Firewall
5 4 (6.67%) DNS
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (28.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (28.33%) Subversion
3 15 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 8 (13.33%) MSBuild
4 8 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.67%) Hudson
6 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.67%) FishEye
8 1 (1.67%) Grunt
8 1 (1.67%) jMock
8 1 (1.67%) JUnit
8 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Retail
4 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Architect
4 12 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (18.33%) .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Azure Developer
7 9 (15.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Support Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) WPF Developer
8 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (11.67%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
10 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
11 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (73.33%) .NET
2 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 20 (33.33%) Middleware
5 16 (26.67%) WPF
6 15 (25.00%) Angular 2
6 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.00%) NancyFx
6 15 (25.00%) React
6 15 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 15 (25.00%) SignalR
6 15 (25.00%) WebSockets
7 14 (23.33%) HTML
7 14 (23.33%) SOAP
8 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (20.00%) CSS
8 12 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (20.00%) XML
9 9 (15.00%) JSON
9 9 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Fintech
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.00%) Linux
5 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Microservices
2 21 (35.00%) BDD
2 21 (35.00%) TDD
3 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 16 (26.67%) MVVM
5 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
5 13 (21.67%) MVC
6 12 (20.00%) OO
7 11 (18.33%) OOP
7 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (16.67%) ITIL
8 10 (16.67%) SDLC
9 7 (11.67%) CQRS
10 5 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 5 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 37 (61.67%) C#
3 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.00%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Java
8 2 (3.33%) Delphi
8 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Ansible
2 3 (5.00%) Nagios
2 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Cisco
2 8 (13.33%) VMware
3 4 (6.67%) EMC
3 4 (6.67%) Splunk
4 3 (5.00%) F5
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Murex
6 1 (1.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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