Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 207 -
Contract jobs citing MSMQ 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £600 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,038 1,830 1,893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.84% 32.35% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,411 1,259 1,320
North West median daily rate £403 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
England median daily rate £480 £471 £425
% change year-on-year +2.02% +10.71% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 24
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.68% +9.00%
10th Percentile £11.64 £18.78 £15.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.80 £44.93
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MSMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in the North West

MSMQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSMQ in the North West