The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
XML Messaging
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
607 643 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.58% 19.93% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 344 425
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XML Messaging Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XML Messaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XML Messaging Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

XML Messaging
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh - 4 £310 -
West Lothian - 3 £305 -
XML Messaging
UK

XML Messaging
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) CRM
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 8 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) API Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) API Testing
1 8 (100.00%) CRM
1 8 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle