The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MSMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 408 418
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 0 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.075% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 12
Median daily rate - £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £328
% change year-on-year +1.33% +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MSMQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7331 6935 7333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.83% 32.44% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5444 5322 5317
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing MSMQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in London

MSMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSMQ in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSMQ in London

MSMQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSMQ in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) C#
4 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (58.33%) BDD
6 13 (54.17%) TDD
7 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
8 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (37.50%) Subversion
9 9 (37.50%) AMQP
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 9 (37.50%) Microservices
9 9 (37.50%) React
9 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
9 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 9 (37.50%) SignalR
9 9 (37.50%) NancyFx
9 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
9 9 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (37.50%) WebSockets
9 9 (37.50%) Reactive Extensions
9 9 (37.50%) Fintech
10 8 (33.33%) Angular 2
10 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (33.33%) MSBuild
10 8 (33.33%) MVVM

MSMQ
Co-occurring 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
1 6 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) AMQP
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 9 (37.50%) Subversion
3 8 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
5 6 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (12.50%) Hudson
7 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
7 2 (8.33%) JIRA
8 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
2 8 (33.33%) WPF Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 9 (37.50%) NancyFx
4 9 (37.50%) React
4 9 (37.50%) Reactive Extensions
4 9 (37.50%) SignalR
4 9 (37.50%) WebSockets
5 8 (33.33%) Angular 2
5 8 (33.33%) WPF
6 5 (20.83%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (16.67%) Middleware
8 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Fintech
2 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) BDD
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Microservices
5 8 (33.33%) MVVM
6 7 (29.17%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) Break/Fix
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (20.83%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.67%) CQRS
9 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) Xamarin
London
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