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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Messaging
Rank 370 395 352
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -43
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 16 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.027% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.094% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 14
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£380 £475 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +24.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £535 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £420
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -34.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 - -
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
6178 6407 6168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.87% 29.31% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4625 4562 4472
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 60
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £21.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +60.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £77.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML Messaging across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
City of London +16 2 £230 -58.27%
XML Messaging
England

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) XSD
3 14 (46.67%) XSL
4 13 (43.33%) SOAP
4 13 (43.33%) WebLogic
4 13 (43.33%) REST
5 12 (40.00%) Spring
5 12 (40.00%) JTA
5 12 (40.00%) Maven
5 12 (40.00%) JPA
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 12 (40.00%) JMS
6 10 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (33.33%) JUnit
6 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (33.33%) Java EE
6 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) Mule
8 7 (23.33%) Apache Camel
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) SAP

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (43.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (23.33%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) FrameMaker
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Maven
2 10 (33.33%) JUnit
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
2 3 (10.00%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Software Architect
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) EDI Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Author
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Author
6 2 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 14 (46.67%) XSD
3 14 (46.67%) XSL
4 13 (43.33%) SOAP
4 13 (43.33%) REST
5 12 (40.00%) Spring
5 12 (40.00%) JTA
5 12 (40.00%) JPA
5 12 (40.00%) JMS
6 10 (33.33%) Java EE
7 7 (23.33%) Apache Camel
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) EDI
8 5 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (13.33%) CSS
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 4 (13.33%) EDIFACT
9 4 (13.33%) Middleware
10 3 (10.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) FMCG
3 4 (13.33%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (6.67%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) ASIC
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.33%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 5 (16.67%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Test Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Atomikos
2 5 (16.67%) Axway
3 1 (3.33%) Open Text