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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Engineer
Rank 603 586 559
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 48 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.070% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 35
Median daily rate £412 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.86% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £284 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £30.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £30.61
% change year-on-year
- +24.14%

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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 23 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 24 May 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 -14 30 £403 +7.46% 10
Scotland +10 17 £420 - 1
Renfrewshire - 9 £416 -
Erskine - 9 £416 -
London -16 8 £500 +29.03% 3
South East -18 8 £450 +20.00%
North East - 8 £285 -
Glasgow - 7 £440 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £285 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £285 -
Surrey -7 5 £463 +18.58%
West Midlands - 3 £411 -
East of England - 3 £400 - 3
Berkshire -6 2 £375 -11.76%
Essex - 2 £400 - 2
City of London +34 1 £625 +85.18% 1
Bracknell -7 1 - -
Hampshire -9 1 £403 +21.20%
Reading - 1 £375 -
Colchester - 1 £400 - 1
Luton - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £488 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (81.18%) MS Exchange
2 59 (69.41%) Active Directory
3 56 (65.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (62.35%) Windows
5 48 (56.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (55.29%) Skype for Business
7 45 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 40 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (45.88%) PowerShell
10 37 (43.53%) Office 365
11 32 (37.65%) Migration
12 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
14 27 (31.76%) Skype
15 26 (30.59%) SharePoint
16 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (28.24%) Exchange Server 2003
17 22 (25.88%) VMware
18 21 (24.71%) IronPort
19 20 (23.53%) DNS
20 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
21 18 (21.18%) ITIL
22 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
23 16 (18.82%) DHCP
23 16 (18.82%) Office Communications Server
24 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
24 14 (16.47%) MCSE
25 13 (15.29%) 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 (81.18%) MS Exchange
2 56 (65.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (56.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (55.29%) Skype for Business
5 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (30.59%) SharePoint
7 24 (28.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (18.82%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (8.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (5.88%) OpenStack
11 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (4.71%) Live Communications Server
13 1 (1.18%) IBM Domino
13 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (43.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) Skype
2 20 (23.53%) DNS
3 16 (18.82%) DHCP
4 6 (7.06%) SMTP
5 5 (5.88%) Internet
5 5 (5.88%) VoIP
6 4 (4.71%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.71%) WAN
7 2 (2.35%) IMAP
7 2 (2.35%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.35%) SSL
8 1 (1.18%) Firewall
8 1 (1.18%) S/MIME
8 1 (1.18%) SAN
8 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.53%) Law
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Electronics
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) CSS
1 3 (3.53%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.35%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (62.35%) Windows
2 45 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 40 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.35%) Android
7 2 (2.35%) Linux
7 2 (2.35%) Unix
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Migration
2 18 (21.18%) ITIL
3 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.06%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (5.88%) Change Management
5 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.53%) Content Management
7 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.53%) ITSM
7 3 (3.53%) PRINCE
7 3 (3.53%) Service Management
8 2 (2.35%) B2C
8 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.35%) Internal Audit
8 2 (2.35%) Open Source
8 2 (2.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.53%) LINC
4 1 (1.18%) C#
4 1 (1.18%) C++
4 1 (1.18%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
3 14 (16.47%) MCSE
3 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
5 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) CCNA
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 59 (69.41%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) vSphere
4 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.41%) XenApp
5 7 (8.24%) Brightmail
6 5 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.88%) XenServer
7 2 (2.35%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.88%) VMware
3 21 (24.71%) IronPort
4 13 (15.29%) Citrix
5 12 (14.12%) HP
6 11 (12.94%) Symantec
7 9 (10.59%) Dell
8 7 (8.24%) Cisco
9 5 (5.88%) Compaq
9 5 (5.88%) ThinPrint
10 3 (3.53%) Sophos
11 2 (2.35%) BMC
11 2 (2.35%) Proofpoint
11 2 (2.35%) Remedy
11 2 (2.35%) SAP
12 1 (1.18%) FireEye
12 1 (1.18%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.18%) Lotus
12 1 (1.18%) NetApp
12 1 (1.18%) Trend Micro
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