The median contractor rate for a Messaging Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Messaging Engineer
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 147
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.24% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -33.33% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2217 2451 2882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.86% 96.08% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4544 5023 7106
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £156 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 580 857 955
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Messaging Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Messaging Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Engineer in the East of England

Messaging Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Messaging Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Messaging Engineer in the East of England

Messaging Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Messaging Engineer in the East of England

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the East of England region featuring Messaging Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft