Period
to 20 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Messaging Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 148 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +154
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.035% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £550 - £325
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 2,752 2,698 2,707
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.77% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,768 1,718 1,738
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £249 £225 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 130 63
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +12.45% -8.82%
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £32.55 £42.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.74 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.74% -6.63% -15.71%

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

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 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) IBM