The table below looks at the statistics for XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altova XMLSpy
Rank 434 418 426
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.031% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
XMLSpy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3771 3178 3096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.38% 13.95% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2228 2294
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Average hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

XMLSpy
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XMLSpy across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

XMLSpy Jobs Demand Trend in London

XMLSpy
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XMLSpy Daily Rate Trend in London

XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy.

1 10 (90.91%) EAI
2 9 (81.82%) SOA
3 8 (72.73%) WSDL
4 7 (63.64%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) XSD
5 6 (54.55%) XSL
5 6 (54.55%) XSLT
5 6 (54.55%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) EDI
5 6 (54.55%) JMS
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
5 6 (54.55%) ClearCase
5 6 (54.55%) HTTPS
5 6 (54.55%) FTP
5 6 (54.55%) HTTP
5 6 (54.55%) Middleware
5 6 (54.55%) Remedy
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) JSON
5 6 (54.55%) HL7
5 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (54.55%) SWIFT
5 6 (54.55%) REST
5 6 (54.55%) WinSCP
5 6 (54.55%) Defect Tracking

XMLSpy
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (18.18%) MQSI
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) FTP
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
1 6 (54.55%) HTTPS
1 6 (54.55%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) OLTP
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) ClearCase
2 5 (45.45%) Toad
3 4 (36.36%) ERwin
4 1 (9.09%) MagicDraw
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Front Office
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Designer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modeller
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Model Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) WSDL
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) EDI
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) Middleware
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) XSD
3 6 (54.55%) XSL
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) FpML
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) SWIFT
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
4 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) EAI
2 9 (81.82%) SOA
3 6 (54.55%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) Data Management
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) HL7
1 6 (54.55%) SEPA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) Remedy
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle