The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Messaging Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Messaging Architect
UK
Rank 594 610 597
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Architect 3 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.025% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £510 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £505 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Messaging Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Messaging Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Messaging Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Messaging Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Messaging Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Architect
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 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
England +22 3 - -
South East - 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Messaging Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Messaging Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) SMTP
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 4 (28.57%) Skype
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) EDIFACT
4 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) FTP
4 3 (21.43%) B2B
4 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) CORBA
5 2 (14.29%) SMS
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms

Messaging Architect 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 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
2 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SMTP
2 4 (28.57%) Skype
3 3 (21.43%) FTP
3 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (14.29%) IMAP
4 2 (14.29%) SMPP
4 2 (14.29%) SMS
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) EDIFACT
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) CORBA
4 1 (7.14%) RAML
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Presales
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) B2B
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) VMware