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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Messaging Engineer
Rank 567 560 517
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 33 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 39
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£388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £503 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £306 £360
% change year-on-year
+27.34% -14.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51835 49864 44801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32680 30673 25940
Average daily rate £400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1967 2098
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

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 29 June 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 20 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 29 June 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 -37 30 £388 +10.71% 2
London -6 21 £375 +3.44% 1
City of London -9 6 £338 -10.00%
South East -34 5 £395 +16.90% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £390 -
Surrey - 2 £390 -
Berkshire +5 1 - -
East of England -3 1 £300 -
Hook -5 1 £420 +35.48%
Hampshire -7 1 £420 +28.92%
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £300 -
South Wales - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Messaging Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 44 (69.84%) MS Exchange
2 40 (63.49%) Windows
3 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (41.27%) Active Directory
5 23 (36.51%) Blackberry
5 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
6 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
8 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (22.22%) Lync
10 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (20.63%) MCP
10 13 (20.63%) MCSE
10 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
10 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
11 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (15.87%) Migration
14 9 (14.29%) Clustering
15 8 (12.70%) Office 365
16 7 (11.11%) Mimecast
17 6 (9.52%) X.400
17 6 (9.52%) HP
17 6 (9.52%) DNS
17 6 (9.52%) ITIL
17 6 (9.52%) SMTP
17 6 (9.52%) Finance
17 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007

Messaging Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 44 (69.84%) MS Exchange
2 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (22.22%) Lync
5 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (15.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.17%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) SMTP
1 6 (9.52%) DNS
1 6 (9.52%) X.400
2 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
3 4 (6.35%) X.500
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) DHCP
5 2 (3.17%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) POP3
6 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.59%) SAN
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) 3G
6 1 (1.59%) LTE
6 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.59%) MVNO
6 1 (1.59%) Skype
6 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Military
3 3 (4.76%) Law
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) CSS
1 2 (3.17%) XMPP
2 1 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.59%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Blackberry
2 9 (14.29%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Replication
4 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.59%) Kindle
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) UNIX
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) HPUX
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) ITIL
3 5 (7.94%) Validation
4 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
4 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.17%) CRM
5 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.17%) Security Testing
5 2 (3.17%) High Availability
5 2 (3.17%) Information Assurance
5 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.17%) Boundary Protection
6 1 (1.59%) Line Management
6 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.59%) Change Control
6 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) C
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (20.63%) MCP
3 13 (20.63%) MCSE
4 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) Degree
6 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) MCSA
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (41.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCOM
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) SCSM
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) HP
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) MobileIron
5 3 (4.76%) Proofpoint
5 3 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.17%) Avaya
6 2 (3.17%) Dell
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) F5
6 2 (3.17%) Clearswift
6 2 (3.17%) SurfControl
6 2 (3.17%) ICL
6 2 (3.17%) Postini
6 2 (3.17%) Polycom
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) Lotus