Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for MSMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSMQ over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 2 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £464 - -
25th Percentile £466 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 - -
75th Percentile £516 - -
90th Percentile £521 - -
East of England median daily rate £488 - -

MSMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 121 79 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.11% 22.01% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 61 151
10th Percentile £325 £270 £325
25th Percentile £385 £350 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £588 £544
90th Percentile £600 £725 £638
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.11% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
10th Percentile £16.00 £47.13 £41.10
25th Percentile £21.63 £48.44 £41.25
Median hourly rate £26.96 £51.25 £43.00
Median % change year-on-year -47.40% +19.19% -1.71%
75th Percentile £30.21 £53.44 £45.25
90th Percentile - £54.38 £45.70
East of England median hourly rate £49.00 £50.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -2.00% +1.01% +12.50%

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing MSMQ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in Cambridgeshire

MSMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MSMQ in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for MSMQ in Cambridgeshire

MSMQ
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge - 2 £488 -
MSMQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing MSMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven
1 2 (100.00%) CI/CD

MSMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft