The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Messaging Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Consultant
Rank 639 660 630
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Consultant 10 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.018% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Median daily rate £349 £350 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £350 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - -

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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
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 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Messaging Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Messaging Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Messaging Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Messaging Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Messaging Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Consultant
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +26 10 £349 -0.35% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £313 -
Birmingham - 5 £313 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £289 -
North East - 4 £289 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £289 -
London -1 1 £400 +14.28% 1

Messaging Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Messaging Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
1 16 (55.17%) Skype for Business
2 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
3 13 (44.83%) Office 365
3 13 (44.83%) Skype
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
5 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (31.03%) Migration
7 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Finance
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (27.59%) MCSE
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
11 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
11 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.24%) IronPort
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
11 5 (17.24%) MS Office

Messaging Consultant 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 16 (55.17%) Skype for Business
2 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
3 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
4 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
7 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
8 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Skype
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) SMTP
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) SSL
5 2 (6.90%) LDAP
5 2 (6.90%) S/MIME
6 1 (3.45%) IMAP
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) XML Messaging
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
1 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
6 3 (10.34%) Android
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.34%) Data Management
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Content Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.90%) DRM
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) MCSE
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 8583
1 2 (6.90%) ISO20022
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Sendmail
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) MIIS
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) IronPort
3 3 (10.34%) Lotus
3 3 (10.34%) Trend Micro
4 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.90%) Polycom
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow