The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Messaging
Rank 570 617 614
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -3
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 51 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.064% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 15
Median daily rate £433 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

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
15265 15805 15246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.80% 28.78% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10532 11005 10404
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 256 174
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £15.58 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
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

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 11 December 2016.

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 23 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 11 December 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
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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
England +36 45 £440 +10.00% 5
London +25 21 £450 -22.41% 3
North West - 15 £413 -
South East +7 7 £346 -16.74%
Edinburgh - 6 £310 -
Scotland - 6 £310 -
Merseyside - 5 £450 -
Liverpool - 5 £450 -
Surrey +6 3 £346 -18.70%
Leatherhead +4 3 £346 -18.70%
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Knutsford - 2 £400 -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £410 - 1
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Croydon - 1 £418 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £410 -

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 91 (100.00%) XML
2 39 (42.86%) SQL
3 37 (40.66%) Java
4 34 (37.36%) Oracle
4 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (32.97%) Validation
6 28 (30.77%) Web Services
7 27 (29.67%) .NET
8 24 (26.37%) C#
8 24 (26.37%) CRM
8 24 (26.37%) SDLC
9 23 (25.27%) SOA
9 23 (25.27%) Unix
9 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
10 22 (24.18%) Linux
11 20 (21.98%) Windows
11 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
11 20 (21.98%) Finance
11 20 (21.98%) RESTful
12 19 (20.88%) JSON
13 18 (19.78%) Client/Server
14 16 (17.58%) XSD
14 16 (17.58%) Dynamics CRM
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (16.48%) Waterfall
15 15 (16.48%) Security Cleared
15 15 (16.48%) HTML
15 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
16 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (6.59%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.59%) IIS
2 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.59%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.59%) Office 365
1 6 (6.59%) Yammer
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 6 (6.59%) Internet
2 6 (6.59%) X.509
3 5 (5.49%) LAN
4 2 (2.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.89%) DB2
4 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.59%) MySQL
6 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.10%) DataStage
8 1 (1.10%) KDB
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) JIRA
1 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.79%) Selenium
3 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) Subversion
4 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.40%) Appium
6 3 (3.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.10%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.10%) ERwin
8 1 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (1.10%) Maven
8 1 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.10%) TestNG
8 1 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Banking
3 9 (9.89%) Publishing
4 6 (6.59%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.59%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.10%) Front Office
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 46 (50.55%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Consultant
5 8 (8.79%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) CRM Consultant
5 8 (8.79%) Python Developer
5 8 (8.79%) XML Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) CRM Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (5.49%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (100.00%) XML
2 28 (30.77%) Web Services
3 27 (29.67%) .NET
4 20 (21.98%) RESTful
5 19 (20.88%) JSON
6 16 (17.58%) XSD
7 15 (16.48%) HTML
8 12 (13.19%) SOAP
8 12 (13.19%) Spring
9 11 (12.09%) Struts
9 11 (12.09%) WCF
10 10 (10.99%) XSL
11 9 (9.89%) CSS
11 9 (9.89%) Silverlight
12 6 (6.59%) COM
12 6 (6.59%) MFC
13 5 (5.49%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (5.49%) HTML5
13 5 (5.49%) REST
13 5 (5.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.59%) Replication
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.20%) Derivative
7 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.20%) Equities
7 2 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.20%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.10%) iPad
8 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Unix
2 22 (24.18%) Linux
3 20 (21.98%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) Android
4 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.97%) Validation
3 24 (26.37%) CRM
3 24 (26.37%) SDLC
4 23 (25.27%) SOA
5 15 (16.48%) Waterfall
6 11 (12.09%) Scrum
6 11 (12.09%) Workflow
7 9 (9.89%) Defect Management
7 9 (9.89%) MVC
7 9 (9.89%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Workflow Development
8 8 (8.79%) API Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Functional Testing
8 8 (8.79%) OO
8 8 (8.79%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) SQL
2 37 (40.66%) Java
3 24 (26.37%) C#
4 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.79%) Python
6 6 (6.59%) C++
7 5 (5.49%) Perl
7 5 (5.49%) Scala
7 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.40%) VBScript
9 2 (2.20%) XPath
10 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) VB6
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (37.36%) Oracle
2 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.09%) HP
4 8 (8.79%) Sybase
5 7 (7.69%) SAP
6 6 (6.59%) Infor
6 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.49%) Perforce
7 5 (5.49%) Telerik
8 3 (3.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.10%) Apple
9 1 (1.10%) F5
9 1 (1.10%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.10%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.10%) Informatica
9 1 (1.10%) Talend
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: £250 per day 12 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago