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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Engineer
Rank 622 614 569
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 35 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 42
Median daily rate £425 £322 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -15.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £310 £347
% change year-on-year
+31.45% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -

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
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
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 1691 2060 2120
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 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 19 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 27 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 +22 32 £425 +21.42% 4
South East +22 9 £475 -
North East - 8 £300 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £300 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £300 - 1
Birmingham -2 7 £250 -
West Midlands -18 7 £250 -
London -22 6 £425 +19.29% 1
Surrey - 6 £475 -
City of London +10 3 £425 +4.29%
Berkshire +9 3 £375 -
Scotland +5 3 £325 +2.92%
Renfrewshire -25 3 £325 +0.54%
Erskine -29 3 £325 +0.54%
North West +15 1 £300 -3.22%
East of England +5 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Essex - 1 - -

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 69 (79.31%) MS Exchange
2 68 (78.16%) Active Directory
3 64 (73.56%) Windows
4 57 (65.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (59.77%) Microsoft
6 51 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (57.47%) Skype for Business
7 50 (57.47%) Office 365
8 48 (55.17%) Windows Server
9 37 (42.53%) Migration
10 36 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (41.38%) Skype
11 33 (37.93%) PowerShell
12 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (33.33%) SharePoint
14 27 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2007
16 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
17 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (19.54%) IronPort
18 17 (19.54%) MCSE
18 17 (19.54%) ITIL
19 16 (18.39%) DNS
19 16 (18.39%) Office Communications Server
20 15 (17.24%) DHCP
20 15 (17.24%) Blackberry
21 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
21 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
21 13 (14.94%) 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 69 (79.31%) MS Exchange
2 57 (65.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (57.47%) Skype for Business
5 29 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 27 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (18.39%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (12.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (9.20%) OpenStack
12 5 (5.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (2.30%) IBM Domino
13 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
14 1 (1.15%) Confluence
14 1 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
14 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
14 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 50 (57.47%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (41.38%) Skype
2 16 (18.39%) DNS
3 15 (17.24%) DHCP
4 9 (10.34%) Unified Communications
5 8 (9.20%) H.323
5 8 (9.20%) LDAP
6 7 (8.05%) SMTP
7 6 (6.90%) Internet
8 3 (3.45%) IMAP
8 3 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (3.45%) SSL
8 3 (3.45%) VoIP
9 2 (2.30%) Firewall
9 2 (2.30%) SAN
10 1 (1.15%) CTI
10 1 (1.15%) LAN
10 1 (1.15%) PBX
10 1 (1.15%) S/MIME
10 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Banking
2 3 (3.45%) Law
3 2 (2.30%) French Language
3 2 (2.30%) German Language
3 2 (2.30%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) XMPP
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.45%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) MAPI
4 2 (2.30%) Middleware
4 2 (2.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.15%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.45%) BYOD
4 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.45%) PKI
4 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.30%) iPad
5 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) IVR
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (73.56%) Windows
2 48 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 36 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.20%) Android
7 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.60%) Linux
9 3 (3.45%) Unix
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Migration
2 17 (19.54%) ITIL
3 11 (12.64%) Load Balancing
4 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Content Management
5 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.75%) Project Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.60%) E-Discovery
7 4 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.60%) Memory Management
7 4 (4.60%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.45%) Open Source
8 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.30%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.30%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.30%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.49%) SQL
3 4 (4.60%) C#
3 4 (4.60%) C++
3 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.60%) VBScript
4 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.30%) C
6 1 (1.15%) Java
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (19.54%) MCSE
4 13 (14.94%) Degree
4 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (78.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) Brightmail
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.45%) Sendmail
5 3 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (2.30%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.30%) XenServer
7 1 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.15%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (4.60%) SCCM
3 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (59.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.54%) IronPort
3 12 (13.79%) HP
4 7 (8.05%) Dell
4 7 (8.05%) Symantec
5 6 (6.90%) Proofpoint
6 4 (4.60%) Citrix
6 4 (4.60%) Trend Micro
6 4 (4.60%) VMware
7 3 (3.45%) Apple
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco
7 3 (3.45%) Lotus
8 2 (2.30%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.30%) Compaq
8 2 (2.30%) Nokia
8 2 (2.30%) SAP
8 2 (2.30%) ThinPrint
9 1 (1.15%) F5
9 1 (1.15%) RightFax
9 1 (1.15%) WorldPay
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