The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 12.50% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.73%
XML
Oxfordshire

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 Abingdon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.00% 44.44% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Average daily rate £175 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

XML
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing XML 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.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing XML 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce