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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Messaging Consultant
UK
Rank 590 610 584
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Consultant 10 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.016% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.017% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
Median daily rate £290 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £476 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £385 £520
% change year-on-year
-24.67% -25.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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
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 15 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 18 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 +26 10 £290 -24.67%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £290 -
North East - 5 £290 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £290 -
South East +21 1 - -
North West +17 1 £338 -
South West +11 1 £338 -19.64%
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £338 -
Leeds - 1 £325 -
Bristol - 1 £338 -
Bolton - 1 £338 -

Messaging Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (66.67%) Office 365
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (50.00%) Skype
6 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) MCSE
8 7 (38.89%) MS Office
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
8 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
9 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (33.33%) Trend Micro
9 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
9 6 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (33.33%) Android
9 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (33.33%) DHCP

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 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
1 9 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) IMAP
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) S/MIME
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
2 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
4 6 (33.33%) Android
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Content Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) E-Discovery
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
3 1 (5.56%) IT Audit
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 8583
1 1 (5.56%) ISO20022
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Brightmail
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Trend Micro
3 4 (22.22%) IronPort
4 3 (16.67%) Intel
4 3 (16.67%) RightFax
5 2 (11.11%) Polycom
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow