The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 - -
XML Messaging
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
494 599 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.39% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 375 307
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.03% +74.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XML Messaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML Messaging across the Berkshire region.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XML Messaging
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 3 £240 -
XML Messaging
South East

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML Messaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) XML Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle