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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 12 16 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs citing XML 20 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.09% 13.10% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.46% 24.19% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 10
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£335 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +34.54%
XML
Hampshire

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
52 124 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.64% 54.15% 49.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 84 96
Average daily rate £335 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +27.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
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 30 September 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) .NET
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
5 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (34.38%) WCF
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Java
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) SOA
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.88%) jQuery
10 7 (21.88%) SOAP
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) CSS
11 6 (18.75%) XSLT
11 6 (18.75%) Middleware
11 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 3 (9.38%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ATM
1 2 (6.25%) DVB
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
2 3 (9.38%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Test Manager
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Testing Manager
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) EDI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) WCF
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) SOAP
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
7 6 (18.75%) XSLT
7 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) LINQ
8 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.38%) Swing
9 2 (6.25%) J2SE
9 2 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) DTV
2 2 (6.25%) IPTV
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) SUSE
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) System Testing
4 5 (15.63%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) DSDM
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) OOD
7 2 (6.25%) BPMN
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Android Development
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) C
6 3 (9.38%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.38%) Korn
6 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) WAI
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Ektron
4 2 (6.25%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) Software AG
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
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