Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Messaging Specialist was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 13 December 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 Specialist
England > North East
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +62 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
North East median daily rate £350 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.82% - -
England median daily rate £380 £445 £413
% change year-on-year -14.61% +7.88% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1163 2395 1926
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 92.33% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 1630 1194
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £245
90th Percentile £550 £525 £579
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 121 111
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +32.25% +10.24%
10th Percentile £9.65 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.73 £29.50 £36.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Messaging Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Specialist in the North East

Messaging Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Messaging Specialist in the North East

Messaging Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +56 5 £360 -0.04%
Messaging Specialist
England

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Messaging Specialist 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 North East region featuring Messaging Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) IronPort
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Brightmail
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Brightmail
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IronPort
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) BEA