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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Engineer
Rank 607 613 595
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 40 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.080% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.084% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 31
Median daily rate £425 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £310 £347
% change year-on-year
+35.08% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 - -

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
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 25 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 30 August 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 37 £425 +21.42% 3
South East +19 11 £475 +18.75% 1
London -30 8 £450 +28.57% 1
Surrey - 6 £475 - 1
Birmingham -5 5 - - 1
West Midlands -31 5 - - 1
North East - 5 £246 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £246 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £246 -
East of England +19 4 £425 +41.66%
North West +13 4 £300 -3.22%
City of London +23 3 £425 +25.92% 1
Scotland +14 3 £325 -
Berkshire +3 3 £375 -
Bedfordshire +2 3 £425 +41.66%
Manchester -6 3 - -
Erskine - 3 £325 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £325 -
Luton - 2 £419 -
Hampshire +2 1 £313 -
Reading - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £313 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Essex - 1 - -

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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
1 69 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 63 (72.41%) Windows
3 57 (65.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 50 (57.47%) Skype for Business
5 50 (57.47%) Office 365
6 49 (56.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 46 (52.87%) Windows Server
8 37 (42.53%) Migration
9 35 (40.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (39.08%) Skype
11 32 (36.78%) PowerShell
12 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (32.18%) SharePoint
14 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2003
14 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2007
15 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
16 18 (20.69%) IronPort
16 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (19.54%) ITIL
17 17 (19.54%) Office Communications Server
18 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
18 16 (18.39%) MCSE
18 16 (18.39%) DNS
19 15 (17.24%) Blackberry
19 15 (17.24%) DHCP
20 11 (12.64%) SharePoint 2010
20 11 (12.64%) MS Excel

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 50 (57.47%) Skype for Business
4 49 (56.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (32.18%) SharePoint
6 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (19.54%) Office Communications Server
8 11 (12.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (9.20%) OpenStack
11 6 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (2.30%) IBM Domino
13 1 (1.15%) Confluence
13 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
13 1 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
13 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 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 34 (39.08%) Skype
2 16 (18.39%) DNS
3 15 (17.24%) DHCP
4 8 (9.20%) Unified Communications
5 7 (8.05%) H.323
5 7 (8.05%) LDAP
6 6 (6.90%) SMTP
7 5 (5.75%) Internet
8 3 (3.45%) VoIP
9 2 (2.30%) Firewall
9 2 (2.30%) IMAP
9 2 (2.30%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (2.30%) SAN
9 2 (2.30%) SSL
10 1 (1.15%) CTI
10 1 (1.15%) LAN
10 1 (1.15%) NAS
10 1 (1.15%) S/MIME
10 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) 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 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
2 2 (2.30%) French Language
2 2 (2.30%) German Language
2 2 (2.30%) Italian Language
2 2 (2.30%) Law
2 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) 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 11 (12.64%) 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
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
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%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (72.41%) Windows
2 46 (52.87%) Windows Server
3 35 (40.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.20%) Android
7 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.45%) Linux
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.30%) Unix
9 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Migration
2 17 (19.54%) ITIL
3 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (11.49%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.05%) Content Management
4 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.75%) Project Management
5 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.60%) Memory Management
6 4 (4.60%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.45%) E-Discovery
7 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.30%) Change Management
8 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.30%) Internal Audit
8 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.30%) Release Management
8 2 (2.30%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.34%) 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 1 (1.15%) C
5 1 (1.15%) Perl
5 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (18.39%) MCSE
3 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.64%) Degree
5 6 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) Brightmail
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
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 7 (8.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.45%) SCCM
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.15%) Puppet
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.69%) IronPort
3 11 (12.64%) HP
4 8 (9.20%) Symantec
5 7 (8.05%) Dell
6 5 (5.75%) Proofpoint
6 5 (5.75%) VMware
7 4 (4.60%) Citrix
7 4 (4.60%) Trend Micro
8 3 (3.45%) Apple
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco
9 2 (2.30%) Clearswift
9 2 (2.30%) Compaq
9 2 (2.30%) Lotus
9 2 (2.30%) Nokia
9 2 (2.30%) SAP
9 2 (2.30%) ThinPrint
10 1 (1.15%) Avaya
10 1 (1.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) Hitachi
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