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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Messaging
Rank 548 550 516
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 35 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £416 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £348 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £573 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
13710 13639 11662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.40% 27.66% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9197 9142 7535
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 178 338
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.79 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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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
London +17 14 £225 -46.10% 1
South East - 14 £440 -
North West - 5 £425 -
West Midlands - 1 £270 -
XML Messaging
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XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 75 (100.00%) XML
2 39 (52.00%) Java
2 39 (52.00%) Oracle
3 32 (42.67%) SQL
4 28 (37.33%) SC Cleared
4 28 (37.33%) Security Cleared
5 26 (34.67%) SOAP
6 25 (33.33%) Web Services
7 23 (30.67%) Spring
8 22 (29.33%) UNIX
9 20 (26.67%) Linux
10 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
11 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
12 17 (22.67%) Finance
12 17 (22.67%) Maven
13 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
13 16 (21.33%) Performance Testing
14 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
14 15 (20.00%) REST
14 15 (20.00%) XSD
14 15 (20.00%) JMS
14 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
15 14 (18.67%) Banking
15 14 (18.67%) JPA
16 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (17.33%) Java EE
16 13 (17.33%) JTA
16 13 (17.33%) Shell Script

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
2 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.33%) Mule
4 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) VoltDB
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Maven
2 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.67%) JUnit
4 10 (13.33%) LoadRunner
5 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (12.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.33%) Subversion
7 4 (5.33%) JMeter
7 4 (5.33%) Ant
8 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.67%) TestNG
9 2 (2.67%) JIRA
10 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.33%) Selenium
10 1 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Analyst
2 24 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 22 (29.33%) Developer
4 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Release Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Build and Release Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (34.67%) SOAP
3 25 (33.33%) Web Services
4 23 (30.67%) Spring
5 15 (20.00%) REST
5 15 (20.00%) XSD
5 15 (20.00%) JMS
6 14 (18.67%) JPA
7 13 (17.33%) Java EE
7 13 (17.33%) JTA
8 12 (16.00%) XSL
8 12 (16.00%) J2EE
9 11 (14.67%) Middleware
10 6 (8.00%) Apache Camel
11 5 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (4.00%) Gherkin
13 2 (2.67%) RESTful
13 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 2 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
14 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.67%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (2.67%) Equities
5 2 (2.67%) DTCC
5 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) UNIX
2 20 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (21.33%) Performance Testing
2 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (14.67%) Test Management
4 10 (13.33%) SDLC
5 8 (10.67%) Static Code Analysis
5 8 (10.67%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (9.33%) Use Case
7 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.00%) Validation
7 6 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (6.67%) SOA
8 5 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 5 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.33%) Release Management
9 4 (5.33%) Web Development
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 32 (42.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 13 (17.33%) Shell Script
5 11 (14.67%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) Python
6 5 (6.67%) C++
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.00%) XPath
9 2 (2.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) VBA
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) Korn
10 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (37.33%) SC Cleared
1 28 (37.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) ISEB
3 7 (9.33%) ISTQB
4 6 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) TIBCO
3 10 (13.33%) HP
3 10 (13.33%) Sybase
4 6 (8.00%) VMware
5 5 (6.67%) Axway
5 5 (6.67%) Atomikos
6 4 (5.33%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 2 (2.67%) webMethods
8 1 (1.33%) ATG
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