The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Messaging Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Analyst
Rank 644 626 594
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Analyst 12 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.042% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.044% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Median daily rate £600 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +2.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Messaging Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Messaging Analyst in the job title.

Messaging Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK.

Messaging Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Messaging Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK.

Messaging Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -25 10 £600 +60.00%
London -12 5 £600 +37.14%
East Midlands +13 2 - -
Leicestershire 0 2 - -
Kegworth - 2 - -
South East -3 1 £400 -
Surrey -13 1 £400 -
Dorset - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £400 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Messaging Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Messaging Analyst 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 featuring Messaging Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
3 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (32.35%) Symantec
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (26.47%) IronPort
6 9 (26.47%) Migration
6 9 (26.47%) Dell
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
7 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
7 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
7 8 (23.53%) RightFax
8 7 (20.59%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
8 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) Linux
9 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
9 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
10 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
10 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (14.71%) Use Case
10 5 (14.71%) Test Management
10 5 (14.71%) HP
10 5 (14.71%) XML Messaging

Messaging Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
5 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Law
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) XML Messaging
3 3 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (5.88%) FIXML
4 2 (5.88%) FpML
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (5.88%) Middleware
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Economics
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 5 (14.71%) Defect Management
2 5 (14.71%) Test Management
2 5 (14.71%) Use Case
3 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) SDLC
3 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
4 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Korn
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) MCP
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO15022
1 2 (5.88%) ISO20022
1 2 (5.88%) MiFID
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.94%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Symantec
2 9 (26.47%) Dell
2 9 (26.47%) IronPort
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) RightFax
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 5 (14.71%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Proofpoint
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp