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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Messaging Engineer
Rank 574 540 518
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 35 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.088% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.096% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 24
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£390 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £306 £335
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

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
51461 50245 44013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.35% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31311 30831 25140
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2031 2007 2180
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 15 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 4 May 2015. 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 -28 33 £390 +14.70% 3
South East -11 22 £354 +8.59%
Hampshire +5 16 £329 +0.91%
London -4 11 £400 +15.10% 2
Hook -1 10 £329 +3.41%
Basingstoke - 3 - -
City of London +11 2 £338 +1.65%
Berkshire -2 2 £425 -
Camberley - 2 £390 -
Surrey - 2 £390 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -21 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £260 -
West Sussex - 1 £260 -

Messaging Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 43 (72.88%) MS Exchange
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 28 (47.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
4 26 (44.07%) Blackberry
5 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
6 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
7 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
7 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (25.42%) Lync
9 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (23.73%) MCP
10 12 (20.34%) MCSE
10 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
11 9 (15.25%) HP
11 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
11 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (13.56%) VMware
12 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (13.56%) ITIL
12 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (11.86%) MS Office
13 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (10.17%) Finance
14 6 (10.17%) Clustering
14 6 (10.17%) X.400
15 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (8.47%) DNS
15 5 (8.47%) Cisco

Messaging Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 43 (72.88%) MS Exchange
2 28 (47.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (25.42%) Lync
5 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.08%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.39%) IIS
9 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
1 5 (8.47%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) X.400
2 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) SMTP
3 4 (6.78%) X.500
4 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) SAN
6 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.69%) RTP
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) PBX
6 1 (1.69%) PSTN
6 1 (1.69%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) FTP
6 1 (1.69%) LDAP
6 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Military
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XMPP
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.69%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Kindle
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) UNIX
5 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.69%) HPUX
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.47%) Validation
3 5 (8.47%) Migration
3 5 (8.47%) Project Management
4 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.78%) Content Management
5 2 (3.39%) Boundary Protection
5 2 (3.39%) High Availability
5 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.39%) Change Management
5 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.08%) Python
2 3 (5.08%) C
3 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
3 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (23.73%) MCP
4 12 (20.34%) MCSE
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) HP
3 8 (13.56%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) MobileIron
5 4 (6.78%) Proofpoint
5 4 (6.78%) Clearswift
6 2 (3.39%) F5
6 2 (3.39%) SurfControl
6 2 (3.39%) Postini
6 2 (3.39%) ICL
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix
6 2 (3.39%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Avaya
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Nortel
7 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.69%) Reuters
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec
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