Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 555 563
Rank change year-on-year -63 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing XML Messaging 9 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.071% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 16
London median daily rate £523 £450 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.11% -5.01% +24.67%
10th Percentile £472 £393 £350
90th Percentile £571 £491 £573
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £46.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +8.88% +29.84%

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 16,645 13,968 13,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.44% 35.22% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,729 10,406 10,534
London median daily rate £500 £475 £457
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.00% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £328 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 86 67
London median hourly rate £44.21 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +4.71% +63.46%
10th Percentile £20.98 £19.50 £18.62
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £76.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +8.57%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -42 3 - - 1
XML Messaging
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) DB2
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
6 2 (22.22%) Informatica
6 2 (22.22%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (22.22%) DataStage
6 2 (22.22%) ERwin
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Degree

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 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DataStage
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ERwin
1 2 (22.22%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) XML Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Swagger
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
1 2 (22.22%) SWIFT
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 1 (11.11%) IBM