The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Messaging Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Analyst
Rank 585 578 554
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Analyst 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average 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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Messaging Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 19 December 2014.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England -24 10 £500 +25.00%
London +19 8 £500 +25.00%
City of London +11 5 £500 +25.00%
South East - 1 £325 -
Barnsley - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Messaging Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (84.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
3 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Migration
6 10 (31.25%) SMTP
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (25.00%) Lotus
8 8 (25.00%) IBM Notes
8 8 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
8 8 (25.00%) Office 365
8 8 (25.00%) Email Migration
9 7 (21.88%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (21.88%) MobileIron
9 7 (21.88%) Replication
10 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (18.75%) Banking
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (15.63%) Symantec
12 4 (12.50%) IXOS
12 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
12 4 (12.50%) Tivoli

Messaging Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (84.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (25.00%) IBM Notes
5 8 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (9.38%) IIS
9 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
9 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (3.13%) Lync
10 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SMTP
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) POP3
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) X.400
3 1 (3.13%) X.500
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) XMLSpy
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) XSD
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) zOS
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) Email Migration
3 7 (21.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Boundary Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Lotus
3 7 (21.88%) MobileIron
4 5 (15.63%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) IXOS
5 4 (12.50%) Intel
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) RightFax
7 2 (6.25%) IronPort
8 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.13%) Altova
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Clearswift