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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 570 549 535
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 13 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.033% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 24
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£425 £475 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £290 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £475
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
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
14321 14131 14674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.98% 29.36% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9235 9254 9139
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 250 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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
London +8 6 £425 -10.52% 2
South East - 5 - -
South West - - - -
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Workflow
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 5 (17.24%) WF
7 5 (17.24%) Back Office
8 4 (13.79%) Derivative
8 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) Publishing
9 3 (10.34%) FpML
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Data Management
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (6.90%) GoldenSource

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.90%) SQLPlus
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.90%) LoadUI
2 2 (6.90%) Toad
3 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Back Office
4 4 (13.79%) Publishing
5 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Automotive
6 1 (3.45%) Legal
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Designer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Designer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 5 (17.24%) WF
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) FpML
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) XSD
7 2 (6.90%) XSL
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
7 2 (6.90%) Middleware
7 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 1 (3.45%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) REST
8 1 (3.45%) CSS3
8 1 (3.45%) LINQ
8 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) SOA
2 9 (31.03%) Workflow
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) EMIR
1 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.45%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) GoldenSource
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Software AG
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) Mercator
4 1 (3.45%) Thunderhead