The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Consultant
Rank 575 531 538
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Consultant 14 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.061% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.066% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 5
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£450 £324 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £312 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £419 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+29.13% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Messaging Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Messaging Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Messaging Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Messaging Consultant across the England region.

Messaging Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Messaging Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 7 £463 +43.63% 1
South East -41 3 £375 -7.40%
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
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Messaging Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 15 (53.57%) Migration
2 13 (46.43%) Office 365
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
4 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Lync
6 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 5 (17.86%) Clearswift
9 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
9 4 (14.29%) VMware
9 4 (14.29%) Lotus
9 4 (14.29%) IBM Notes
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 4 (14.29%) IBM
9 4 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) IIS
10 3 (10.71%) MS Office
10 3 (10.71%) SMTP
10 3 (10.71%) FTP
10 3 (10.71%) HTTP
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (10.71%) Symantec
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix
10 3 (10.71%) Military

Messaging Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Lync
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SMTP
1 3 (10.71%) FTP
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) X.400
1 3 (10.71%) X.500
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) XMPP
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
2 3 (10.71%) Boundary Protection
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Clearswift
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Lotus
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) BT
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Reuters
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Intel
6 1 (3.57%) IronPort
6 1 (3.57%) MobileIron