The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Messaging Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Messaging Engineer
UK
Rank 569 587 581
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 26 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.066% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 20
Median daily rate £300 £380 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £446 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £380 £323
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +17.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £28.50

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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Messaging Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Messaging Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Messaging Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Messaging Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Messaging Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 +12 26 £300 -22.07% 2
North East - 11 £275 -
London +7 8 £523 +33.12% 1
Tyne and Wear - 7 £203 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £203 -
East of England - 4 - -
South East +10 3 £358 +5.14%
Milton Keynes +6 2 £354 -2.41%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £354 -2.41%
Stevenage - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £573 - 1
Luton - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Hampshire +12 1 £365 -14.61%
Hook +10 1 £365 -14.61%

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Messaging Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (72.41%) MS Exchange
2 35 (60.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (60.34%) Office 365
3 34 (58.62%) Windows
4 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (51.72%) Skype for Business
6 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
8 21 (36.21%) Skype
8 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
9 17 (29.31%) SC Cleared
9 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
10 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 16 (27.59%) Migration
10 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
13 12 (20.69%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
16 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
16 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (13.79%) ITIL
17 7 (12.07%) MS Office
17 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
17 7 (12.07%) Degree

Messaging Engineer 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 42 (72.41%) MS Exchange
2 35 (60.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (51.72%) Skype for Business
5 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
6 14 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (20.69%) Office Communications Server
8 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
11 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
13 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
14 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (60.34%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Skype
2 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) H.323
3 5 (8.62%) LDAP
3 5 (8.62%) SMTP
3 5 (8.62%) Unified Communications
4 4 (6.90%) AMQP
4 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 4 (6.90%) Multicast
4 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.72%) IMAP
5 1 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.72%) SSL
5 1 (1.72%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Banking
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) French Language
2 2 (3.45%) German Language
2 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (8.62%) XMPP
3 4 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (6.90%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (5.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.45%) MAPI
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (58.62%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.34%) Linux
7 5 (8.62%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) Android
8 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.45%) Unix
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Migration
2 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 7 (12.07%) Content Management
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
4 5 (8.62%) E-Discovery
5 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.17%) Memory Management
7 2 (3.45%) Email Management
7 2 (3.45%) Email Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (3.45%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.45%) Presales
8 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (1.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.34%) C++
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) C
4 4 (6.90%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) Perl
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Python
5 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
2 17 (29.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 6 (10.34%) MCSE
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.45%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.72%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.72%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) IBM
2 5 (8.62%) Symantec
2 5 (8.62%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.90%) HP
3 4 (6.90%) Informatica
4 3 (5.17%) Lotus
4 3 (5.17%) Trend Micro
5 2 (3.45%) Dell
5 2 (3.45%) IronPort
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint