The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 12 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Contract jobs citing XML 6 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.35% 7.53% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 35.00% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Average daily rate
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£490 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% -8.75%
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 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -4.14%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 40 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 22.75% 21.51% 57.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 80
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) JAXB
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Ant
6 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
7 3 (23.08%) JDBC
7 3 (23.08%) JSP
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (23.08%) LDAP
7 3 (23.08%) CA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Ant
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) JAXB
3 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) SailPoint
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) SPML
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) JDBC
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) JSTL
5 2 (15.38%) XSD
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) PHP5
5 1 (7.69%) BeanShell
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) CA
2 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (15.38%) webMethods
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Software AG