The median contractor rate for a Messaging Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 633 624
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Messaging Analyst 10 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate £388 £600 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.41% +65.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Messaging Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Messaging Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Analyst in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Messaging Analyst in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Messaging Analyst in the UK

Messaging Analyst
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 10 £388 -35.41% 4
London +18 9 - - 3
South East - 1 £388 -
West Sussex - 1 £388 -
Crawley - 1 £388 -

Messaging Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Messaging Analyst 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 featuring Messaging Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (53.57%) Office 365
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (32.14%) Banking
8 8 (28.57%) Change Management
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) IronPort
9 7 (25.00%) SWIFT
9 7 (25.00%) RightFax
9 7 (25.00%) Intel
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (21.43%) Project Management
10 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
11 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
11 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
11 5 (17.86%) SLA
12 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 4 (14.29%) MiFID
12 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

Messaging Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
7 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Derivative
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.57%) Presales
7 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 4 (14.29%) MiFID
3 1 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.57%) EMIR
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 15022
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) IronPort
3 7 (25.00%) Intel
3 7 (25.00%) RightFax
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Solace
5 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus
6 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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