Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XML Messaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML Messaging over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML Messaging
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 570 593
Rank change year-on-year -43 +23 -27
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 13 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.067% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.074% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 20
London median daily rate £446 £463 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +10.12% +22.18%
10th Percentile £346 £413 £360
90th Percentile £552 £613 £576
England median daily rate £440 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £46.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +6.98% -

XML Messaging is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,616 15,736 15,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.69% 36.53% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,369 11,696 11,346
London median daily rate £513 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 102 54
London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £20.42 £19.03 £19.00
90th Percentile £77.00 £52.95 £56.32
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +9.59% -1.35%

XML Messaging
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XML Messaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XML Messaging in London

XML Messaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Messaging in London

XML Messaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Messaging in London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Messaging in London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML Messaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Derivative
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Front Office
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Equities
4 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) MVVM

XML Messaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (15.38%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DataStage
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
1 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ERwin
1 2 (15.38%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
1 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
4 2 (15.38%) YAML
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) JMS
5 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Derivative
2 4 (30.77%) Equities
2 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
3 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 20022
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
1 2 (15.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Dynatrace
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
2 2 (15.38%) Talend