The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Messaging Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Specialist
Rank 166 208 192
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.068% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.071% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £349 £413 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -28.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.69% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Messaging Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3263 5618 5417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.82% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 4357 3958
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 91 91
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.34 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Messaging Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Messaging Specialist in the job title.

Messaging Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
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 Specialist across the City of London region.

Messaging Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Messaging Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Messaging Specialist across the City of London region.

Messaging Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Messaging Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Messaging Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) XMPP
4 1 (25.00%) PKI

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft