The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Messaging Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Messaging Engineer
Rank 245 224 234
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 22 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.25% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Average daily rate
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£329 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.41% +5.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £326 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Messaging Engineer
England

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
9227 8947 7837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.70% 91.89% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5072 4916 3900
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 474 613
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.33 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Messaging Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Messaging Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +4 3 £425 +117.94%
Messaging Engineer
England

Messaging Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Messaging Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) Blackberry
5 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (40.00%) MCP
7 10 (40.00%) MCSE
8 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (24.00%) X.400
10 5 (20.00%) SMTP
11 4 (16.00%) X.500
11 4 (16.00%) Military
11 4 (16.00%) Clustering
12 3 (12.00%) Validation
12 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (12.00%) Replication
12 3 (12.00%) VMware
12 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
12 3 (12.00%) Live Communications Server
12 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
12 3 (12.00%) Proofpoint
12 3 (12.00%) Lync
13 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

Messaging Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Messaging Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (12.00%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (12.00%) Lync
5 2 (8.00%) IIS
6 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) X.400
2 5 (20.00%) SMTP
3 4 (16.00%) X.500
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) RTP
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) PBX
5 1 (4.00%) PSTN
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (16.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Kindle
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Validation
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (8.00%) High Availability
2 2 (8.00%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) MCP
3 10 (40.00%) MCSE
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) MCTS
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Proofpoint
3 2 (8.00%) ICL
3 2 (8.00%) Lotus
3 2 (8.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (8.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) SurfControl
4 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.00%) Postini
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco