The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Messaging Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Messaging Engineer
England / South East
Rank 236 256 261
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.080% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.085% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £354 £385 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £296 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £432 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7170 8265 8983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.47% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 5039 4802
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 386 422
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Messaging Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Messaging Engineer in the job title.

Messaging Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Messaging Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Messaging Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Messaging Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Messaging Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Messaging Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £354 -8.11%
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Messaging Engineer
England

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Messaging Engineer 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 South East region featuring Messaging Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) X.500
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Skype

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) X.500
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom