The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Messaging Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Engineer
Rank 555 548 587
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 57 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.072% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.078% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 5
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£375 £370 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +60.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £205 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £481 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £300 £230
% change year-on-year
+15.82% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Messaging Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Messaging Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 57 £375 +1.35% 8
South East +13 27 £347 +18.29% 1
London +20 23 £378 -7.80% 5
City of London +24 6 £410 -0.06% 1
Berkshire +1 2 £255 +61.39% 1
Bracknell -2 2 £255 +37.65%
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Northumberland - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1

Messaging Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Messaging Engineer in their job title.

1 78 (79.59%) MS Exchange
2 59 (60.20%) Microsoft
3 53 (54.08%) Active Directory
3 53 (54.08%) Windows
4 48 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (36.73%) Lync
5 36 (36.73%) Blackberry
5 36 (36.73%) Security Cleared
6 30 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (28.57%) SMTP
8 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (24.49%) MCSE
9 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
10 21 (21.43%) X.400
11 19 (19.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (17.35%) Migration
13 17 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (17.35%) X.500
13 17 (17.35%) MCP
14 16 (16.33%) DNS
14 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
15 15 (15.31%) Symantec
15 15 (15.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (12.24%) DV Cleared
16 12 (12.24%) Finance
17 10 (10.20%) VMware
17 10 (10.20%) Office Communications Server

Messaging Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Messaging Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (79.59%) MS Exchange
2 48 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (36.73%) Lync
4 30 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (19.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (10.20%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.02%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Eikon
2 1 (1.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Office 365
2 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.57%) SMTP
2 21 (21.43%) X.400
3 17 (17.35%) X.500
4 16 (16.33%) DNS
5 8 (8.16%) DHCP
5 8 (8.16%) Unified Communications
6 6 (6.12%) SAN
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.08%) Firewall
7 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.06%) IMAP
8 3 (3.06%) NAS
9 2 (2.04%) Internet
9 2 (2.04%) VoIP
9 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.02%) FTP
10 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Military
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Law
5 2 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Middleware
2 3 (3.06%) XMPP
3 1 (1.02%) XML
3 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.73%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.04%) Clustering
4 2 (2.04%) Statistics
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.02%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.16%) Android
5 8 (8.16%) UNIX
6 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.06%) Linux
7 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Migration
2 10 (10.20%) ITIL
3 5 (5.10%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.08%) Change Management
4 4 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
5 3 (3.06%) Validation
6 2 (2.04%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.04%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.04%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.04%) Project Management
6 2 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.04%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.02%) DevOps
7 1 (1.02%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.02%) Release Management
7 1 (1.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.06%) Perl
2 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.04%) C
4 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (24.49%) MCSE
3 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 17 (17.35%) MCP
5 12 (12.24%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.08%) Degree
7 2 (2.04%) MCITP
7 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 53 (54.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.06%) Brightmail
3 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.06%) Sendmail
3 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.04%) Postfix
4 2 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.04%) UAG
5 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (6.12%) SCOM
3 5 (5.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (4.08%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (3.06%) MOM
6 2 (2.04%) SCCM
6 2 (2.04%) SCSM
7 1 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (60.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Symantec
3 10 (10.20%) VMware
3 10 (10.20%) IronPort
4 7 (7.14%) Cisco
4 7 (7.14%) HP
5 6 (6.12%) MobileIron
6 5 (5.10%) RightFax
6 5 (5.10%) Clearswift
7 4 (4.08%) Websense
7 4 (4.08%) Lotus
7 4 (4.08%) F5
8 3 (3.06%) Reuters
8 3 (3.06%) ICL
8 3 (3.06%) Proofpoint
9 2 (2.04%) Citrix
9 2 (2.04%) Avaya
9 2 (2.04%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.02%) 29West
10 1 (1.02%) Dell
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