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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Architect
Rank 657 646 614
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Architect 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £588 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.23% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £425 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £425 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +9.67%
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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 13 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 1 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 +1 6 £588 +38.23%
London - 3 £850 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £850 -
Luton - 1 £588 -
Northampton - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £360 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £360 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £588 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £588 -

Messaging Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 9 (50.00%) Skype
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (44.44%) Office 365
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (33.33%) Lotus
5 6 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 6 (33.33%) IBM Domino
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) Middleware
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) JBoss
9 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
9 2 (11.11%) Spring

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 9 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (33.33%) IBM Domino
4 6 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.11%) JBoss
5 2 (11.11%) Mule
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (11.11%) Kafka
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Spring Integration
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Lotus
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Pega
5 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) VMware