The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Messaging
Rank 546 564 529
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 34 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.087% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
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£370 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £362 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XML Messaging
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13710 13844 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.08% 26.94% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8967 9039 7570
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 211 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML Messaging across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in England

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XML Messaging Daily Rate Trend in England

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Messaging across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in England

XML Messaging
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XML Messaging Hourly Rate Trend in England

XML Messaging
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 16 £494 +17.21% 2
South East -6 14 £350 - 2
East of England - - - -
XML Messaging
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XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XML Messaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML Messaging.

1 62 (100.00%) XML
2 34 (54.84%) Oracle
3 30 (48.39%) Java
4 26 (41.94%) SQL
5 22 (35.48%) Spring
5 22 (35.48%) SOAP
6 21 (33.87%) Linux
6 21 (33.87%) SC Cleared
6 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
7 19 (30.65%) PL/SQL
7 19 (30.65%) Oracle Database
8 18 (29.03%) WebLogic
8 18 (29.03%) Web Services
9 17 (27.42%) UNIX
9 17 (27.42%) JMS
9 17 (27.42%) XSD
9 17 (27.42%) REST
10 16 (25.81%) JPA
10 16 (25.81%) Maven
11 15 (24.19%) JTA
11 15 (24.19%) Java EE
12 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.58%) XSL
12 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (20.97%) Performance Testing
13 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
13 13 (20.97%) JUnit
13 13 (20.97%) Finance
14 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
14 12 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XML Messaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (29.03%) WebLogic
2 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 9 (14.52%) Mule
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle Database
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.23%) VoltDB
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Maven
2 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.97%) JUnit
3 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.23%) JMeter
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Hudson
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.61%) Ant
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) Test Analyst
3 19 (30.65%) Developer
4 15 (24.19%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) EDI Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) XML
2 22 (35.48%) SOAP
2 22 (35.48%) Spring
3 18 (29.03%) Web Services
4 17 (27.42%) XSD
4 17 (27.42%) JMS
4 17 (27.42%) REST
5 16 (25.81%) JPA
6 15 (24.19%) JTA
6 15 (24.19%) Java EE
7 14 (22.58%) XSL
8 9 (14.52%) Middleware
9 8 (12.90%) Apache Camel
10 7 (11.29%) J2EE
11 6 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (3.23%) EDI
12 2 (3.23%) EDIFACT
12 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (1.61%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.84%) Equities
4 2 (3.23%) DTCC
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 2 (3.23%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) ASIC
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Performance Testing
3 12 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.13%) Static Code Analysis
5 7 (11.29%) Test Management
5 7 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Validation
7 5 (8.06%) Use Case
8 4 (6.45%) Business Development
8 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Cash Management
10 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) Security Testing
10 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) Java
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) PL/SQL
4 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.06%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) Korn
7 1 (1.61%) XPath
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) SC Cleared
1 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) ISEB
3 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) TIBCO
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
2 6 (9.68%) Axway
2 6 (9.68%) Atomikos
3 5 (8.06%) HP
3 5 (8.06%) Sybase
4 4 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) webMethods
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (1.61%) ATG
6 1 (1.61%) OpenText
London
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City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago