The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Consultant
Rank 530 505 565
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +60
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Consultant 27 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.039% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.042% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 3
Average daily rate £360 £295 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -37.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £296 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Messaging Consultant
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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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 15 £360 -28.00% 1
South East -23 6 £451 +52.88%
Yorkshire - - - -
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Messaging Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (68.52%) MS Exchange
2 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 28 (51.85%) Windows
4 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (48.15%) RightFax
6 25 (46.30%) SMTP
7 24 (44.44%) MAILsweeper
8 22 (40.74%) Clearswift
8 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (40.74%) PowerShell
8 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (40.74%) Open Text
9 21 (38.89%) Blackberry
10 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (35.19%) MCSE
11 19 (35.19%) Symantec
11 19 (35.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (29.63%) VMware
12 16 (29.63%) VB
12 16 (29.63%) Server Monitoring
13 15 (27.78%) DNS
13 15 (27.78%) DHCP
13 15 (27.78%) Migration
14 14 (25.93%) Change Control
15 13 (24.07%) vSphere
15 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX
15 13 (24.07%) ISA Server
15 13 (24.07%) Websense

Messaging Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (68.52%) MS Exchange
2 27 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.81%) Lotus Domino
5 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.41%) Lync
6 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) SMTP
2 15 (27.78%) DHCP
2 15 (27.78%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) X.400
3 2 (3.70%) X.500
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.56%) WebCenter
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.85%) FpML
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Blackberry
2 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Server Monitoring
2 15 (27.78%) Migration
3 14 (25.93%) Change Control
4 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL
7 2 (3.70%) BCP
7 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.85%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) ERP
8 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.63%) VB
3 2 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (35.19%) MCSE
3 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) vSphere
3 13 (24.07%) ISA Server
3 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) MAILsweeper
2 19 (35.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) RightFax
3 22 (40.74%) Clearswift
3 22 (40.74%) Open Text
4 19 (35.19%) Symantec
5 16 (29.63%) VMware
6 13 (24.07%) Websense
7 6 (11.11%) Lotus
8 5 (9.26%) IBM
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
10 2 (3.70%) ICL
11 1 (1.85%) Google
11 1 (1.85%) IronPort
11 1 (1.85%) Trend Micro
11 1 (1.85%) Trustwave
11 1 (1.85%) HP
11 1 (1.85%) Citrix
11 1 (1.85%) Apple
11 1 (1.85%) Sophos