The first table below looks at the demand for the Messaging Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Messaging Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Consultant
Rank 203 207 219
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Consultant 2 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.21% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 0
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£438 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £365 £325
% change year-on-year
- +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Messaging Consultant
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Messaging Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Messaging Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Messaging Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Messaging Consultant across the City of London region.

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Messaging Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Messaging Consultant in their job title 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 with Messaging Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (37.50%) Open Text
3 3 (37.50%) RightFax
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Websense
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec

Messaging Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Messaging Consultant in their job title 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 with Messaging Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) IMAP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
1 3 (37.50%) Open Text
1 3 (37.50%) RightFax
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) Websense
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) Google