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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 408 409 415
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 18 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.085% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 9
Median daily rate £451 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £283 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £550 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 - -
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
7196 6837 7014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.56% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4852 5103
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +40 6 £426 -20.69% 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £478 -
Uxbridge +4 1 £375 -
XML Messaging
England

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) Unix
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) Banking
6 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 8 (26.67%) SOA
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Maven
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (16.67%) REST
9 5 (16.67%) Python
9 5 (16.67%) JMS
9 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) QA
9 5 (16.67%) Migration

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 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Liferay
4 1 (3.33%) Mule
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) GitHub
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (3.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Maven
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (13.33%) Ant
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.33%) JMeter
6 1 (3.33%) RSpec
6 1 (3.33%) Toad
6 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Messaging Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Azure Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Java Software Architect
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (13.33%) WebLogic Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) SOAP
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) JMS
5 5 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.33%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (13.33%) XSLT
7 3 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (10.00%) Java EE
7 3 (10.00%) JPA
7 3 (10.00%) JTA
7 3 (10.00%) XSD
7 3 (10.00%) XSL
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.67%) WinForms
8 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Biometrics
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.00%) Derivative
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) Equities
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Unix
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
1 8 (26.67%) SOA
2 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Release Management
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) XAML
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) VB6
8 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSD
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO15022
2 3 (10.00%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Compaq
2 3 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Terracotta
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) webMethods
3 2 (6.67%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.33%) Axway
4 1 (3.33%) IBM