Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Messaging Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 11 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 141 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.062% 0.034% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.036% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median daily rate £350 - -
North West median daily rate £355 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,038 2,780 3,214
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 95.34% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,929 1,784 2,053
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £238 £230
90th Percentile £563 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 116 73
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +16.20% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.35 £10.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.21 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.94% +14.29% -11.39%

Messaging Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Engineer in Manchester

Messaging Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Messaging Engineer in Manchester

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Messaging Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring Messaging Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft