The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 409 386 395
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 15 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 13
Average daily rate
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£550 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £367 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
7217 7157 7283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.94% 31.23% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 5147 5222
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 96
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 2 £488 +17.46% 3
Sidcup - 1 £400 -
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) C#
2 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 31 (63.27%) Finance
3 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (61.22%) WCF
5 28 (57.14%) SQL
6 18 (36.73%) OO
7 17 (34.69%) TDD
8 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (28.57%) IIS
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
10 13 (26.53%) Selenium
10 13 (26.53%) BDD
10 13 (26.53%) Analytics
11 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
11 12 (24.49%) QA
11 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
11 12 (24.49%) SOA
11 12 (24.49%) HP UFT
11 12 (24.49%) Banking
11 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
12 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (22.45%) RESTful
13 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
13 10 (20.41%) WPF
13 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (20.41%) ISEB
13 10 (20.41%) Sybase
13 10 (20.41%) XML

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.57%) IIS
2 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Selenium
2 12 (24.49%) HP UFT
3 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (10.20%) NUnit
5 2 (4.08%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) Moq
5 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.08%) MSTest
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.04%) NuGet
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
2 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Front Office
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Analyst
3 17 (34.69%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.49%) QA Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) QA Test Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Test Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) QA Tester
7 7 (14.29%) Tester
8 6 (12.24%) Integration Analyst
9 5 (10.20%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Senior QA Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Senior QA Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 30 (61.22%) WCF
3 11 (22.45%) RESTful
4 10 (20.41%) WPF
4 10 (20.41%) XML
5 8 (16.33%) WinForms
5 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 6 (12.24%) SOAP
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (10.20%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) HTML5
8 4 (8.16%) CSS
8 4 (8.16%) HTML
8 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.12%) CSS3
9 3 (6.12%) YAML
9 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Derivative
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
3 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.12%) Physics
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Equities
5 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) OO
3 17 (34.69%) TDD
4 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (26.53%) BDD
5 13 (26.53%) Analytics
6 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
6 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
6 12 (24.49%) SOA
7 10 (20.41%) ITIL
7 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
8 9 (18.37%) Migration
8 9 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (18.37%) SDLC
9 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
10 7 (14.29%) Scrum
10 7 (14.29%) ETL
10 7 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) C#
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) XQuery
5 1 (2.04%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.04%) Go
5 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISEB
1 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Control-M
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Sybase
3 5 (10.20%) TIBCO
3 5 (10.20%) DevExpress
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) StreamBase
5 1 (2.04%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
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