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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 582 565 571
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 29 57 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.11% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.40% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 11
Median daily rate £413 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
14293 14210 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.06% 27.90% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10193 9693 9057
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 204 197
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 30 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
London +12 17 £473 +47.08% 1
South East -16 8 £400 -
North West -13 3 £360 -15.29%
West Midlands -20 1 - - 1
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 86 (100.00%) XML
2 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 42 (48.84%) Web Services
3 39 (45.35%) Oracle
4 37 (43.02%) Java
5 36 (41.86%) SOAP
6 33 (38.37%) Finance
7 29 (33.72%) Unix
8 28 (32.56%) SoapUI
9 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
10 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
11 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
11 21 (24.42%) Test Management
12 20 (23.26%) Use Case
12 20 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (23.26%) Linux
12 20 (23.26%) HP
13 19 (22.09%) Banking
14 18 (20.93%) Defect Management
15 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (19.77%) .NET
16 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
17 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
17 14 (16.28%) Test Planning
17 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (15.12%) Test Scripting
19 12 (13.95%) WebSphere
19 12 (13.95%) Waterfall
19 12 (13.95%) Windows
19 12 (13.95%) SOA

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 12 (13.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.47%) IIS
3 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.16%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) Liferay
6 1 (1.16%) Mule
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Office
2 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) GitHub
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.49%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) DHCP
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) FTP
3 2 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) DSL
4 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) SoapUI
2 7 (8.14%) Maven
3 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.81%) Subversion
5 4 (4.65%) Ant
5 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.49%) JUnit
6 3 (3.49%) Selenium
7 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.16%) JMeter
8 1 (1.16%) RSpec
8 1 (1.16%) Toad
8 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (38.37%) Finance
2 19 (22.09%) Banking
3 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.49%) Back Office
5 3 (3.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Test Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Architect
4 11 (12.79%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.79%) XML Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Tester
6 7 (8.14%) Unix Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) XML Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Messaging Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Software Architect
8 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Messaging Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.65%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) XML
2 42 (48.84%) Web Services
3 36 (41.86%) SOAP
4 17 (19.77%) .NET
5 10 (11.63%) Middleware
5 10 (11.63%) REST
5 10 (11.63%) Spring
6 9 (10.47%) J2EE
7 8 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.98%) JMS
8 6 (6.98%) XSLT
9 5 (5.81%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (5.81%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (4.65%) XSD
11 3 (3.49%) Java EE
11 3 (3.49%) JPA
11 3 (3.49%) JTA
11 3 (3.49%) XSL
12 2 (2.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.65%) Equities
3 4 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.49%) Derivative
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (2.33%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.16%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.16%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Unix
2 20 (23.26%) Linux
3 12 (13.95%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Solaris
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) Test Management
2 20 (23.26%) Use Case
3 18 (20.93%) Defect Management
4 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.28%) Test Planning
6 13 (15.12%) Test Scripting
7 12 (13.95%) SOA
7 12 (13.95%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.30%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.30%) MVC
9 7 (8.14%) Migration
9 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.14%) Scrum
9 7 (8.14%) SDLC
9 7 (8.14%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 37 (43.02%) Java
3 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.79%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) C++
5 6 (6.98%) Perl
6 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.81%) Python
7 4 (4.65%) XAML
7 4 (4.65%) XPath
8 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.33%) Ruby
9 2 (2.33%) VB
9 2 (2.33%) VB6
10 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.33%) MCSD
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) SLA
3 3 (3.49%) ISO20022
4 2 (2.33%) ISO15022
4 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (1.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
1 4 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.65%) Ansible
3 2 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) Oracle
2 20 (23.26%) HP
3 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.14%) Sybase
4 7 (8.14%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 3 (3.49%) VMware
7 2 (2.33%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.16%) Axway
8 1 (1.16%) Calypso
8 1 (1.16%) Compaq
8 1 (1.16%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.16%) RainStor
8 1 (1.16%) Terracotta
8 1 (1.16%) webMethods
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