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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 402 373 419
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +46
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 29 61 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.27% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.82% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 6
Median daily rate £500 £600 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +54.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £415 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £671 £625 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £563 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.62%
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
7551 7457 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.02% 32.90% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5708 5651 5502
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -34.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
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 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -8 1 £600 - 1
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) C#
3 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
5 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
6 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (44.68%) MVC
7 21 (44.68%) SQL
7 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
8 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (36.17%) Middleware
10 17 (36.17%) HTML
10 17 (36.17%) Finance
11 16 (34.04%) SOAP
11 16 (34.04%) Windows
11 16 (34.04%) OO
11 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (31.91%) XML
13 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
13 14 (29.79%) CSS
13 14 (29.79%) WCF
14 13 (27.66%) Subversion
14 13 (27.66%) Web Services
14 13 (27.66%) Microservices
14 13 (27.66%) SDLC
14 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
15 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
15 12 (25.53%) HTTP

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 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.77%) IIS
4 5 (10.64%) Confluence
5 4 (8.51%) NServiceBus
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.26%) CMS
7 2 (4.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
2 12 (25.53%) HTTP
3 9 (19.15%) Firewall
4 6 (12.77%) AMQP
5 5 (10.64%) DNS
5 5 (10.64%) SAN
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
3 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.38%) RavenDB
7 3 (6.38%) Redis
8 2 (4.26%) MySQL
8 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.13%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Subversion
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
3 6 (12.77%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.77%) TeamCity
4 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.64%) Hudson
5 4 (8.51%) MSBuild
5 4 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.38%) NuGet
7 2 (4.26%) FishEye
7 2 (4.26%) jMock
7 2 (4.26%) JUnit
7 2 (4.26%) Maven
7 2 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.13%) Log4Net
8 1 (2.13%) NUnit
8 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Retail
4 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.51%) Back Office
5 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Architect
3 13 (27.66%) C# Developer
4 12 (25.53%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (23.40%) .NET Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) SQL Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (12.77%) Azure Developer
10 5 (10.64%) ASP Developer
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (8.51%) Cisco Support
11 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
11 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
3 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (36.17%) HTML
4 17 (36.17%) Middleware
5 16 (34.04%) SOAP
6 15 (31.91%) XML
7 14 (29.79%) CSS
7 14 (29.79%) WCF
8 13 (27.66%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (21.28%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (19.15%) JSON
11 9 (19.15%) WPF
12 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
13 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (14.89%) React
14 5 (10.64%) NancyFx
14 5 (10.64%) REST
14 5 (10.64%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Clustering
1 5 (10.64%) Hedge funds
2 4 (8.51%) Fintech
3 3 (6.38%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) MVC
3 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.04%) OO
4 13 (27.66%) Microservices
4 13 (27.66%) SDLC
5 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
6 11 (23.40%) OOP
7 10 (21.28%) ITIL
7 10 (21.28%) TDD
8 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
9 8 (17.02%) BDD
9 8 (17.02%) MVVM
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.77%) SOA
10 6 (12.77%) SOLID
11 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.51%) AOP
12 4 (8.51%) Logistics
12 4 (8.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) C#
2 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 21 (44.68%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Delphi
6 2 (4.26%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) F#
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 3 (6.38%) Nagios
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco
2 9 (19.15%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) EMC
4 3 (6.38%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) Murex
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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