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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 414 434 428
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 16 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.052% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £423 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £373 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
XML Messaging
England

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
7947 7484 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.83% 32.13% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5883 5578 5484
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 2016.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in London

XML Messaging
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XML Messaging Hourly Rate Trend 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 30 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
City of London +15 1 £420 -1.17% 1
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
XML Messaging
England

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 33 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) Banking
5 9 (27.27%) Finance
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
7 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (18.18%) REST
8 6 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (18.18%) Workflow
9 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
9 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (15.15%) IBM
9 5 (15.15%) HTML
9 5 (15.15%) XSD
9 5 (15.15%) XPath
9 5 (15.15%) SDLC
10 4 (12.12%) JIRA
10 4 (12.12%) XSL
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) CRM
10 4 (12.12%) FpML

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 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) DSL
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.03%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Appium
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Banking
2 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Publishing
5 2 (6.06%) Back Office
5 2 (6.06%) Front Office
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) XML Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) XML Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Regression Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 6 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (18.18%) REST
4 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) XSD
6 4 (12.12%) FpML
6 4 (12.12%) XSL
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.06%) HTML5
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE
8 2 (6.06%) WebSockets
8 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.12%) Equities
3 3 (9.09%) Derivative
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.03%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) SOA
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Workflow
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 4 (12.12%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow Development
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Service Design
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) XPath
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 8583
2 2 (6.06%) ISO20022
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Calypso
5 1 (3.03%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.03%) Infor
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO