The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 554 517 518
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 12 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.027% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 26
Average daily rate £418 £413 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £295 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13998 11791 14339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.73% 26.85% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9150 7528 8639
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 340 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML Messaging
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -37 10 £421 -2.31% 6
South East -12 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £365 -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 2
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) WF
6 4 (18.18%) Back Office
7 3 (13.64%) NHS
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) Solaris
7 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) HL7
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
8 2 (9.09%) M86 Security
8 2 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) Information Management

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) IPv4
1 2 (9.09%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) LoadUI
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Back Office
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Designer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Architect
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Designer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) WF
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) Servlets
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware
7 1 (4.55%) FIXML
7 1 (4.55%) FpML
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) Itk
7 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SOA
2 5 (22.73%) Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Information Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Squid
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
1 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (9.09%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) M86 Security
2 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 2 (9.09%) InterSystems
2 2 (9.09%) Websense
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Thunderhead
3 1 (4.55%) GoldenSource
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