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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 584 552 600
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +48
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 39 81 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.15% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.53% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 71 4
Median daily rate £418 £355 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £440 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £351 -
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
15262 15191 14306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 28.79% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10627 10574 9416
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 277 167
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £17.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +1 16 £420 -1.17% 1
North West +22 14 £408 -4.11%
South East -4 8 £350 -11.11% 2
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 69 (100.00%) XML
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 29 (42.03%) SQL
4 23 (33.33%) Oracle
4 23 (33.33%) Web Services
5 18 (26.09%) .NET
5 18 (26.09%) SOA
5 18 (26.09%) Finance
6 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.74%) Banking
6 15 (21.74%) C#
6 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 14 (20.29%) SOAP
8 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
9 12 (17.39%) Workflow
9 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 12 (17.39%) RESTful
10 11 (15.94%) HTML
10 11 (15.94%) Unix
10 11 (15.94%) XSD
11 10 (14.49%) Publishing
11 10 (14.49%) Validation
11 10 (14.49%) XSL
11 10 (14.49%) CRM
11 10 (14.49%) Linux
11 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
12 9 (13.04%) Project Planning
12 9 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) LDAP
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) DSL
3 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.80%) DB2
5 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) SoapUI
2 6 (8.70%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Appium
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 10 (14.49%) Publishing
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) XML Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Integration Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
8 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) XML Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) XML Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) XML Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) XML
2 23 (33.33%) Web Services
3 18 (26.09%) .NET
4 14 (20.29%) SOAP
5 12 (17.39%) RESTful
6 11 (15.94%) HTML
6 11 (15.94%) XSD
7 10 (14.49%) XSL
8 9 (13.04%) CSS
8 9 (13.04%) Silverlight
9 8 (11.59%) Middleware
10 7 (10.14%) JSON
10 7 (10.14%) Spring
11 6 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
11 6 (8.70%) REST
11 6 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (7.25%) J2EE
12 5 (7.25%) JMS
13 4 (5.80%) FpML
14 3 (4.35%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.80%) Equities
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Derivative
4 3 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.45%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.45%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.45%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Unix
2 10 (14.49%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) SOA
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.39%) Workflow
4 10 (14.49%) CRM
4 10 (14.49%) Validation
5 9 (13.04%) MVC
5 9 (13.04%) Project Planning
5 9 (13.04%) Workflow Development
6 8 (11.59%) Test Planning
7 7 (10.14%) Scrum
7 7 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.70%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Test Management
8 6 (8.70%) Use Case
8 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.25%) Defect Management
9 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Automation Testing
10 4 (5.80%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) Java
2 29 (42.03%) SQL
3 15 (21.74%) C#
4 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.25%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) XPath
7 4 (5.80%) Python
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) Scala
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
10 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.90%) ISO20022
2 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Sybase
4 5 (7.25%) IBM
5 4 (5.80%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.90%) Perforce
6 2 (2.90%) Telerik
7 1 (1.45%) Calypso
7 1 (1.45%) F5
7 1 (1.45%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.45%) SAP