Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Messaging Engineer was £725 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - +150 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median daily rate £725 - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £725 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,120 2,295 2,904
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 95.82% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,485 1,493 1,957
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £261 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £564
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 84
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £9.36
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £36.43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

Messaging Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Engineer in Leeds

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Messaging Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Intel
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) MyBatis
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Python

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) MyBatis
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Intel
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee