The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £329 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -26.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSMQ
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
618 607 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.71% 20.28% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 328 485
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 11 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 11 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (100.00%) NServiceBus
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) git-flow
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Web Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Secure Coding
4 5 (45.45%) SOLID
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft