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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Messaging
Rank 511 538 529
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 64 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 9 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £418 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £321 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £595 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £375
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
13812 13476 12888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.14% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9443 8867 8294
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £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 211 194 319
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £21.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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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 - 37 £400 - 2
London -2 18 £321 -23.05%
North West - 7 £425 -
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) XML
2 65 (60.75%) SQL
3 60 (56.07%) SOAP
4 54 (50.47%) Security Cleared
5 53 (49.53%) SC Cleared
6 44 (41.12%) PL/SQL
6 44 (41.12%) Oracle
7 43 (40.19%) SoapUI
8 41 (38.32%) HP Quality Center
8 41 (38.32%) UNIX
9 38 (35.51%) Java
10 36 (33.64%) HP
10 36 (33.64%) Test Management
11 34 (31.78%) Use Case
12 33 (30.84%) Perl
13 30 (28.04%) Telecoms
13 30 (28.04%) Oracle Database
14 29 (27.10%) Shell Script
15 27 (25.23%) Web Services
16 22 (20.56%) ISTQB
17 21 (19.63%) Test Planning
18 19 (17.76%) Performance Testing
18 19 (17.76%) Linux
18 19 (17.76%) Validation
18 19 (17.76%) Spring
19 18 (16.82%) Banking
20 17 (15.89%) Test Scripting
21 16 (14.95%) TCP/IP
22 15 (14.02%) ISEB
22 15 (14.02%) XSD

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (12.15%) WebLogic
1 13 (12.15%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.54%) Mule
3 4 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.04%) Oracle Database
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 2 (1.87%) VoltDB
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (40.19%) SoapUI
2 15 (14.02%) Maven
3 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.35%) JUnit
4 10 (9.35%) LoadRunner
4 10 (9.35%) Jenkins
5 8 (7.48%) Subversion
6 4 (3.74%) Ant
6 4 (3.74%) JMeter
6 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.80%) TestNG
7 3 (2.80%) Selenium
8 2 (1.87%) JIRA
8 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.87%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.87%) Hudson
9 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (28.04%) Telecoms
2 18 (16.82%) Banking
3 14 (13.08%) Finance
4 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (42.99%) Analyst
2 44 (41.12%) Test Analyst
3 29 (27.10%) Developer
4 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Test Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Tester
8 5 (4.67%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) WPF Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
10 3 (2.80%) Administrator
10 3 (2.80%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Build and Release Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Release Engineer
11 2 (1.87%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) XML
2 60 (56.07%) SOAP
3 27 (25.23%) Web Services
4 19 (17.76%) Spring
5 15 (14.02%) XSD
6 13 (12.15%) JMS
6 13 (12.15%) Java EE
7 12 (11.21%) JPA
7 12 (11.21%) REST
7 12 (11.21%) XSL
8 11 (10.28%) JTA
9 9 (8.41%) Middleware
9 9 (8.41%) J2EE
10 7 (6.54%) .NET
11 6 (5.61%) Apache Camel
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.67%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (4.67%) WPF
13 4 (3.74%) Gherkin
14 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.80%) Biometrics
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.87%) Equities
4 2 (1.87%) DTCC
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.87%) W3C
4 2 (1.87%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.32%) UNIX
2 19 (17.76%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Test Management
2 34 (31.78%) Use Case
3 21 (19.63%) Test Planning
4 19 (17.76%) Performance Testing
4 19 (17.76%) Validation
5 17 (15.89%) Test Scripting
6 14 (13.08%) Security Testing
6 14 (13.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.28%) SDLC
8 10 (9.35%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (8.41%) Software Testing
10 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.48%) Static Code Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) System Testing
12 6 (5.61%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.67%) SOA
13 5 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.75%) SQL
2 44 (41.12%) PL/SQL
3 38 (35.51%) Java
4 33 (30.84%) Perl
5 29 (27.10%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.48%) C#
7 6 (5.61%) C++
7 6 (5.61%) Python
8 3 (2.80%) XPath
8 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
10 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 54 (50.47%) Security Cleared
2 53 (49.53%) SC Cleared
3 22 (20.56%) ISTQB
4 15 (14.02%) ISEB
5 6 (5.61%) Degree
6 5 (4.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (38.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (41.12%) Oracle
2 36 (33.64%) HP
3 9 (8.41%) TIBCO
4 8 (7.48%) Sybase
5 5 (4.67%) Axway
5 5 (4.67%) Atomikos
6 4 (3.74%) IBM
7 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.87%) VMware
9 1 (0.93%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.93%) webMethods
9 1 (0.93%) ATG
9 1 (0.93%) Compaq
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