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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Architect
Rank 640 670 622
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Architect 12 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.005% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.005% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 12
Median daily rate £475 £588 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £588 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £588 £525
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +11.90%
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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Messaging Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +5 9 £475 -19.14%
North West - 4 £450 -
County Antrim - 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 £500 -
Merseyside - 3 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £475 -
Erskine - 2 £475 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £475 -
Scotland - 2 £475 -
London - 2 £463 -
North East - 2 £475 -
Worthing - 1 £495 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
South East - 1 £495 -
West Sussex - 1 £495 -

Messaging Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) SOA
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Skype
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Middleware
3 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Presales
3 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
4 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) SMTP
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) EDIFACT
5 3 (17.65%) FTP
5 3 (17.65%) B2B
5 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Google Apps

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 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Google Apps
2 2 (11.76%) OneDrive
2 2 (11.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Skype
2 4 (23.53%) SMTP
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) S/MIME
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (17.65%) EDIFACT
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) MSMQ
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) Kafka
5 1 (5.88%) RAML
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 5 (29.41%) Presales
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) B2B
4 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO