The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Messaging
England / London
Rank 383 398 398
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 14 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Median daily rate £450 £478 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% +25.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.17 £42.25 £32.54
% change year-on-year
+23.47% +29.84%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6767 6774 6440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 31.60% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5102 5010 4749
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML Messaging across the London region.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Trend in London

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Messaging across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in London

XML Messaging
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Croydon - 1 £418 -
XML Messaging
England

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 15 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) Banking
6 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
7 10 (33.33%) DB2
7 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) Unix
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) .NET
9 8 (26.67%) XSD
9 8 (26.67%) CRM
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) SAP
9 8 (26.67%) C#
9 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
9 8 (26.67%) SOA
9 8 (26.67%) ETL
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
9 8 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (26.67%) SDLC
9 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
10 7 (23.33%) SWIFT
10 7 (23.33%) Talend Open Studio

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (20.00%) Yammer
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTPS
1 7 (23.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) DB2
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (23.33%) DataStage
4 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (3.33%) KDB
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) ERwin
1 7 (23.33%) PowerDesigner
1 7 (23.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) Appium
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 12 (40.00%) Banking
1 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Back Office
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) CRM Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Architect
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
7 4 (13.33%) QA Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Regression Test Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 8 (26.67%) XSD
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) WCF
4 7 (23.33%) XML Schema
5 6 (20.00%) COM
5 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (16.67%) WebSockets
7 3 (10.00%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) SOAP
9 1 (3.33%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) EDIFACT
9 1 (3.33%) FpML
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (3.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Client/Server
2 7 (23.33%) SWIFT
3 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.33%) Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Equities
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) FMCG
5 1 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.33%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Unix
4 6 (20.00%) Android
4 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) CRM
2 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (26.67%) ETL
2 8 (26.67%) SDLC
2 8 (26.67%) SOA
2 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
3 7 (23.33%) Investment Management
3 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 7 (23.33%) Service Design
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Document Management
4 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.67%) VBScript
5 4 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO20022
2 6 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) SAP
3 7 (23.33%) Informatica
3 7 (23.33%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (23.33%) Talend
4 6 (20.00%) Infor
5 3 (10.00%) Sybase
6 2 (6.67%) Perforce
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.33%) Guidewire