The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 406 369 394
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 10 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.045% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 15
Average daily rate £421 £431 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £379 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7212 6331 7720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.14% 28.80% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 4589 5102
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 76
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £169.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML Messaging
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 5 £425 -5.55% 4
XML Messaging
England

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) Workflow
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 4 (25.00%) WF
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) InterSystems
6 2 (12.50%) Publishing
6 2 (12.50%) NHS
6 2 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Derivative
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
1 1 (6.25%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 2 (12.50%) LoadUI
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Architect
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Designer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) WF
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) FIXML
6 1 (6.25%) FpML
6 1 (6.25%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) SOA
1 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) MSF
3 1 (6.25%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (6.25%) UAG
1 1 (6.25%) Squid
1 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) InterSystems
3 1 (6.25%) M86 Security
3 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
3 1 (6.25%) GoldenSource
3 1 (6.25%) Websense
3 1 (6.25%) Thunderhead
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £725 - £825 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago