The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 143 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.078% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+43.33% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
844 689 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.04% 26.86% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 448 396
Average daily rate £350 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MSMQ
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MSMQ Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MSMQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ across the Yorkshire region.

MSMQ Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MSMQ
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -8 3 £475 -
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL