The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 592 562 534
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -28
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 20 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.055% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 39
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £603 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15796 15283 15223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.10% 29.04% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10417 9942 9112
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 276 385
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.81 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML Messaging within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Trend

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

XML Messaging Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XML Messaging
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

XML Messaging Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XML Messaging
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XML Messaging Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XML Messaging
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 October 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
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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
England -17 20 £450 -18.18% 6
London +17 14 £450 -18.18% 4
South East - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
City of London +25 1 £300 -45.45% 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Dorset - - - - 2
Bournemouth - - - - 2
Glasgow - - - - 3
Liverpool - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Scotland - - - - 3

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 33 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) SOA
4 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) C#
6 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) EDI
6 6 (18.18%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) SAP
7 5 (15.15%) CSS
7 5 (15.15%) EDIFACT
7 5 (15.15%) Workflow
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
8 4 (12.12%) Logistics
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (12.12%) Publishing
8 4 (12.12%) Billing
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) XSD
8 4 (12.12%) XSL
8 4 (12.12%) Java

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.09%) Acrobat
1 3 (9.09%) FrameMaker
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP SD
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.03%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) SAP SD Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Author
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) EDI Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.03%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) EDI
4 5 (15.15%) EDIFACT
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) XSD
5 4 (12.12%) XSL
5 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
6 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 3 (9.09%) RESTful
6 3 (9.09%) FpML
7 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 1 (3.03%) J2EE
8 1 (3.03%) XSLT
8 1 (3.03%) WinForms
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Derivative
1 3 (9.09%) FMCG
1 3 (9.09%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.03%) Equities
2 1 (3.03%) DTCC
2 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) SOA
3 5 (15.15%) Workflow
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping
4 4 (12.12%) Logistics
4 4 (12.12%) OOP
4 4 (12.12%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) B2B
6 2 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) C++
3 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) EMIR
1 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) SAP
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Software AG
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) webMethods
4 1 (3.03%) Mercator
4 1 (3.03%) GoldenSource
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
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