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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Messaging Engineer
Rank 606 605 577
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 22 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.076% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 31
Median daily rate £356 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% -7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £421 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-13.53% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £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
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 11 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 2 December 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 +3 22 £356 -5.00% 1
North East - 12 £288 -
Tyne and Wear - 11 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £300 -
London -8 8 £366 -2.33%
City of London - 2 £398 -
Hampshire +18 1 £365 -14.61%
South East +18 1 £365 +0.68%
Hook +1 1 £365 -14.61%
Birmingham -11 1 £250 -41.17%
West Midlands -21 1 £250 -41.17%

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 47 (74.60%) MS Exchange
2 45 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 40 (63.49%) Windows
4 39 (61.90%) Skype for Business
5 36 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (55.56%) Office 365
7 34 (53.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
8 30 (47.62%) Windows Server
9 25 (39.68%) Skype
10 20 (31.75%) Migration
11 19 (30.16%) SharePoint
12 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
14 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
15 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
16 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (19.05%) Blackberry
17 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
18 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2003
19 10 (15.87%) Office Communications Server
19 10 (15.87%) MCSE
19 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
20 9 (14.29%) ITIL
20 9 (14.29%) DNS
20 9 (14.29%) IronPort
20 9 (14.29%) Degree
20 9 (14.29%) Computer Science

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 47 (74.60%) MS Exchange
2 39 (61.90%) Skype for Business
3 36 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (53.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (30.16%) SharePoint
6 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (15.87%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
12 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
13 1 (1.59%) Confluence
13 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
13 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
13 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 35 (55.56%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) Skype
2 9 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) H.323
3 8 (12.70%) LDAP
3 8 (12.70%) Unified Communications
4 7 (11.11%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 4 (6.35%) SMTP
6 2 (3.17%) SAN
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.59%) CTI
7 1 (1.59%) Firewall
7 1 (1.59%) IMAP
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) NAS
7 1 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.59%) PBX
7 1 (1.59%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
1 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) French Language
3 2 (3.17%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) XMPP
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) MAPI
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.59%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.76%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) BYOD
5 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.52%) Android
7 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.17%) Linux
8 2 (3.17%) Unix
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Migration
2 9 (14.29%) ITIL
3 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (9.52%) Content Management
4 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.94%) E-Discovery
6 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (3.17%) Change Management
8 2 (3.17%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.59%) Logistics
9 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) C#
3 3 (4.76%) C++
3 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.76%) VBScript
4 2 (3.17%) C
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.87%) MCSE
4 9 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (7.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.17%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.59%) Postfix
4 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (7.94%) SCCM
3 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.59%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Puppet
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) IronPort
3 8 (12.70%) HP
4 7 (11.11%) Symantec
5 5 (7.94%) Dell
6 4 (6.35%) Trend Micro
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.76%) Proofpoint
7 3 (4.76%) VMware
8 2 (3.17%) Clearswift
8 2 (3.17%) Lotus
9 1 (1.59%) Apple
9 1 (1.59%) Avaya
9 1 (1.59%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) EMC
9 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) Nokia
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) SAP