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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Messaging
UK / England
Rank 546 559 558
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 28 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 20
Median daily rate £418 £410 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +17.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £278 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £515 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.17 £42.25 £32.54
% change year-on-year
+23.47% +29.84%

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
12976 13714 12928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.44% 28.76% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9081 9548 8639
Median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 240 175
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.31 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
London +14 14 £450 -5.75%
South East +8 9 £409 +2.18%
North West +25 5 £331 -15.06%
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 67 (100.00%) XML
2 29 (43.28%) Java
2 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) Linux
4 27 (40.30%) Oracle
5 25 (37.31%) Client/Server
6 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (34.33%) Validation
7 22 (32.84%) Finance
8 21 (31.34%) Unix
9 20 (29.85%) Windows
9 20 (29.85%) SOAP
9 20 (29.85%) JSON
10 16 (23.88%) Banking
10 16 (23.88%) DB2
11 15 (22.39%) .NET
11 15 (22.39%) C#
11 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
11 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
12 14 (20.90%) RESTful
12 14 (20.90%) SDLC
13 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (19.40%) Spring
13 13 (19.40%) WCF
13 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
13 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
13 13 (19.40%) Web Services
14 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
14 12 (17.91%) Scrum

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (10.45%) IIS
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.49%) FileNet
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 6 (8.96%) Yammer
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) HTTPS
2 7 (10.45%) X.509
3 6 (8.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.88%) DB2
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.45%) DataStage
4 7 (10.45%) MySQL
4 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.97%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.49%) KDB
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.42%) JIRA
2 11 (16.42%) Selenium
3 8 (11.94%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.45%) ERwin
4 7 (10.45%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (10.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.96%) Subversion
6 5 (7.46%) Appium
6 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.97%) LoadRunner
8 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.49%) TestNG
10 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 16 (23.88%) Banking
3 12 (17.91%) Investment Banking
4 7 (10.45%) Back Office
5 6 (8.96%) Retail
5 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Analyst
3 17 (25.37%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Consultant
5 9 (13.43%) Python Developer
6 8 (11.94%) CRM Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Test Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) C++ Developer
7 7 (10.45%) C++/Java Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Data Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Architect
8 6 (8.96%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Integration Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.96%) XML Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (29.85%) JSON
2 20 (29.85%) SOAP
3 15 (22.39%) .NET
4 14 (20.90%) RESTful
5 13 (19.40%) Spring
5 13 (19.40%) WCF
5 13 (19.40%) Web Services
6 11 (16.42%) Struts
7 9 (13.43%) XSD
8 8 (11.94%) HTML
9 7 (10.45%) MFC
9 7 (10.45%) XML Schema
10 6 (8.96%) COM
10 6 (8.96%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
11 5 (7.46%) Middleware
11 5 (7.46%) WebSockets
12 2 (2.99%) Gherkin
12 2 (2.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Client/Server
2 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.45%) SWIFT
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.96%) Replication
5 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.49%) Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Equities
6 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.49%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) Unix
3 20 (29.85%) Windows
4 6 (8.96%) Android
4 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Validation
3 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
4 14 (20.90%) SDLC
5 12 (17.91%) Scrum
6 10 (14.93%) ETL
7 9 (13.43%) CRM
7 9 (13.43%) Data Transformation
7 9 (13.43%) OO
7 9 (13.43%) SOA
8 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
8 8 (11.94%) Data Migration
8 8 (11.94%) Migration
8 8 (11.94%) TDD
8 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.45%) Investment Management
9 7 (10.45%) MVC
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) Java
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) C#
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 7 (10.45%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) Perl
5 6 (8.96%) Scala
5 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.46%) VBScript
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) ISO20022
2 6 (8.96%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.93%) Sybase
4 8 (11.94%) Informatica
4 8 (11.94%) SAP
5 7 (10.45%) HP
5 7 (10.45%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (10.45%) Talend
6 6 (8.96%) Infor
6 6 (8.96%) Telerik
7 5 (7.46%) IBM
7 5 (7.46%) Perforce
8 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) Cognos
9 1 (1.49%) F5
9 1 (1.49%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.49%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.49%) Netezza
9 1 (1.49%) Teradata