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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Messaging Engineer
Rank 553 535 526
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 24 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.047% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.051% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 6
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£347 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 22 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 27 January 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 -22 21 £368 +11.36% 5
London -10 9 £388 +13.97% 3
South East -27 4 £303 +0.83% 1
North East - 4 - -
City of London +15 3 £375 +4.16% 1
Scotland - 3 £336 -
Berkshire -6 2 - - 1
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
South West - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Reading - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stirling - - - -

Messaging Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 62 (72.09%) MS Exchange
2 49 (56.98%) Windows
3 47 (54.65%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
5 37 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (40.70%) Lync
7 34 (39.53%) Blackberry
7 34 (39.53%) Security Cleared
8 20 (23.26%) SC Cleared
9 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
10 18 (20.93%) MCSE
10 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (19.77%) MCP
12 15 (17.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (16.28%) Finance
13 14 (16.28%) Office 365
14 13 (15.12%) Migration
14 13 (15.12%) ITIL
14 13 (15.12%) Cisco
15 12 (13.95%) SMTP
15 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
15 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (12.79%) HP
16 11 (12.79%) X.400
16 11 (12.79%) X.500
16 11 (12.79%) XMPP
16 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
17 10 (11.63%) Banking

Messaging Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 62 (72.09%) MS Exchange
2 37 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (40.70%) Lync
4 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (17.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (8.14%) Live Communications Server
8 7 (8.14%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.49%) IIS
10 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Office 365
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) SMTP
2 11 (12.79%) X.400
2 11 (12.79%) X.500
3 8 (9.30%) Unified Communications
4 7 (8.14%) DNS
5 4 (4.65%) DHCP
6 3 (3.49%) FTP
6 3 (3.49%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) Firewall
7 2 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (1.16%) PBX
8 1 (1.16%) PSTN
8 1 (1.16%) HTTP
8 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.16%) SAN
8 1 (1.16%) RTP
8 1 (1.16%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) XMPP
2 4 (4.65%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
3 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.53%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.30%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (56.98%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
2 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.65%) Android
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) Linux
7 1 (1.16%) UNIX
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.12%) Migration
1 13 (15.12%) ITIL
2 9 (10.47%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.14%) High Availability
4 6 (6.98%) Validation
4 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.81%) Project Management
5 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.65%) Content Management
7 3 (3.49%) Time Management
8 2 (2.33%) E-Discovery
8 2 (2.33%) Change Management
8 2 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.16%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.16%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.16%) Boundary Protection
9 1 (1.16%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.16%) Service Management
9 1 (1.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.33%) C
3 1 (1.16%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) VBScript
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 20 (23.26%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.93%) MCSE
3 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (19.77%) MCP
5 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) Degree
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) Postfix
4 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.16%) UAG
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.33%) SCOM
3 2 (2.33%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.16%) MOM
4 1 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Cisco
3 11 (12.79%) HP
4 8 (9.30%) Reuters
5 7 (8.14%) VMware
6 6 (6.98%) Symantec
7 5 (5.81%) Clearswift
8 4 (4.65%) IronPort
9 3 (3.49%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.49%) IBM
9 3 (3.49%) Websense
10 2 (2.33%) Proofpoint
10 2 (2.33%) Lotus
10 2 (2.33%) McAfee
11 1 (1.16%) SAP
11 1 (1.16%) Nortel
11 1 (1.16%) Citrix
11 1 (1.16%) Avaya
11 1 (1.16%) NetApp
11 1 (1.16%) Sophos
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