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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 542 547 561
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 38 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.072% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.26% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 6
Average daily rate £400 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £458 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.54 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.54 -
XML Messaging
UK

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
13578 12533 12024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.77% 27.19% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9532 8486 7716
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 175 248
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.37 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +19 18 £425 -
London -13 13 £534 +40.00% 6
West Midlands -11 4 £300 +11.11%
East of England - 2 £219 -
North West -27 1 £360 +10.76%
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 87 (100.00%) XML
2 59 (67.82%) SQL
3 45 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
4 41 (47.13%) SoapUI
5 40 (45.98%) SOAP
6 37 (42.53%) SC Cleared
6 37 (42.53%) Security Cleared
7 34 (39.08%) HP
8 33 (37.93%) Java
9 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (35.63%) Test Scripting
11 28 (32.18%) Test Management
11 28 (32.18%) Web Services
12 27 (31.03%) ISTQB
13 24 (27.59%) Defect Management
14 21 (24.14%) ISEB
14 21 (24.14%) Unix
15 20 (22.99%) Oracle
16 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
16 19 (21.84%) Use Case
17 18 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
18 17 (19.54%) Integration Testing
19 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
20 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (17.24%) V-Model
20 15 (17.24%) Linux
21 14 (16.09%) Finance
22 13 (14.94%) Selenium
22 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
23 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 2 (2.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Office
2 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.90%) FTP
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (47.13%) SoapUI
2 13 (14.94%) Selenium
3 12 (13.79%) Subversion
4 10 (11.49%) Maven
4 10 (11.49%) TestNG
5 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
7 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.60%) Ant
8 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.60%) JMeter
8 4 (4.60%) JUnit
9 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.30%) RSpec
9 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.30%) Toad
9 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.15%) JIRA
10 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Front Office
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Analyst
2 34 (39.08%) Test Analyst
3 22 (25.29%) XML Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Integration Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Integration Test Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Tester
6 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Test Manager
8 8 (9.20%) UAT Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) UAT Test Analyst
9 7 (8.05%) Messaging Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) Architect
10 6 (6.90%) Integration Tester
10 6 (6.90%) Systems Tester
10 6 (6.90%) XML Tester
11 5 (5.75%) QC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) XML
2 40 (45.98%) SOAP
3 28 (32.18%) Web Services
4 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.90%) Spring
5 5 (5.75%) .NET
5 5 (5.75%) Java EE
5 5 (5.75%) JMS
5 5 (5.75%) JPA
5 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (5.75%) XSD
6 4 (4.60%) JTA
6 4 (4.60%) XSL
7 3 (3.45%) EDI
7 3 (3.45%) EDIFACT
7 3 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.45%) REST
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Biometrics
3 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.45%) Derivative
3 3 (3.45%) PKI
3 3 (3.45%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.30%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Unix
2 15 (17.24%) Linux
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Test Scripting
3 28 (32.18%) Test Management
4 24 (27.59%) Defect Management
5 19 (21.84%) Use Case
6 17 (19.54%) Integration Testing
7 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
8 15 (17.24%) V-Model
9 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (9.20%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (9.20%) SDLC
11 8 (9.20%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (9.20%) TDD
11 8 (9.20%) Test Planning
12 7 (8.05%) Multithreading
13 6 (6.90%) Automated Testing
13 6 (6.90%) Data Migration
13 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
13 6 (6.90%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.82%) SQL
2 33 (37.93%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Perl
5 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.20%) VBA
6 7 (8.05%) Python
7 6 (6.90%) C#
8 5 (5.75%) C++
9 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.15%) Korn
10 1 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (42.53%) SC Cleared
1 37 (42.53%) Security Cleared
2 27 (31.03%) ISTQB
3 21 (24.14%) ISEB
4 4 (4.60%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.30%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) ISO15022
2 3 (3.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Docker
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
3 3 (3.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) HP
2 20 (22.99%) Oracle
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.60%) Compaq
4 4 (4.60%) Terracotta
4 4 (4.60%) webMethods
5 3 (3.45%) VMware
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos
7 1 (1.15%) Sybase
7 1 (1.15%) Talend
7 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago