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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 419 390 375
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -15
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 12 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 24
Median daily rate £463 £550 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +27.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £388 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
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
6953 6788 7025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.09% 30.65% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5351 4868 5162
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 17
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.97% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +28 1 £425 -29.16% 1
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 40 (72.73%) .NET
2 34 (61.82%) SQL Server
3 32 (58.18%) SQL
4 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (54.55%) Finance
6 26 (47.27%) Banking
7 21 (38.18%) C#
8 20 (36.36%) Investment Banking
9 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
10 18 (32.73%) Windows
11 17 (30.91%) IIS
11 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
12 16 (29.09%) QA
12 16 (29.09%) Selenium
12 16 (29.09%) Analytics
12 16 (29.09%) HP UFT
13 15 (27.27%) WCF
13 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (25.45%) SDLC
14 14 (25.45%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (23.64%) Derivative
15 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (21.82%) Change Management
16 12 (21.82%) SOA
17 11 (20.00%) PhD
17 11 (20.00%) ITIL
17 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
17 11 (20.00%) Sybase
17 11 (20.00%) ISEB
17 11 (20.00%) ISTQB

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 17 (30.91%) IIS
2 14 (25.45%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (14.55%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.09%) iPlanet
4 5 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) BusinessWare
1 5 (9.09%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) AMQP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (61.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) DB2
2 5 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) HP UFT
1 16 (29.09%) Selenium
2 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 7 (12.73%) InstallShield
4 7 (12.73%) MSI
5 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.27%) MSBuild
5 4 (7.27%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.45%) NUnit
7 2 (3.64%) Moq
7 2 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 30 (54.55%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Investment Banking
4 8 (14.55%) Front Office
5 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (7.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Lead Tester
4 10 (18.18%) QA Leader
4 10 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Senior QA Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Tester
5 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Developer
5 9 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Environment Manager
7 6 (10.91%) QA Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (72.73%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) WCF
3 10 (18.18%) RESTful
4 8 (14.55%) SOAP
4 8 (14.55%) Web Services
4 8 (14.55%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (7.27%) REST
8 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.64%) CSS
9 2 (3.64%) HTML
9 2 (3.64%) jQuery
9 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.64%) SignalR
9 2 (3.64%) WinForms
9 2 (3.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (23.64%) Derivative
2 5 (9.09%) AS400
2 5 (9.09%) FMCG
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.09%) Physics
3 3 (5.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) AIX
3 5 (9.09%) Solaris
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.09%) zOS
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
3 16 (29.09%) Analytics
4 14 (25.45%) SDLC
5 12 (21.82%) Change Management
5 12 (21.82%) SOA
6 11 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (20.00%) ITIL
6 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (20.00%) SOLID
7 10 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
7 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 10 (18.18%) Migration
7 10 (18.18%) TDD
8 9 (16.36%) OO
9 8 (14.55%) MVC
10 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.91%) BDD
11 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) C#
3 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) ISEB
1 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 11 (20.00%) PhD
2 9 (16.36%) Degree
3 5 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (9.09%) CCSP
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.09%) CISM
3 5 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
2 3 (5.45%) Nagios
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Sybase
3 9 (16.36%) IBM
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle
5 5 (9.09%) BEA
5 5 (9.09%) CA
5 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.09%) SAP
5 5 (9.09%) Vitria
6 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.82%) Infragistics
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago