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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Contract jobs citing XML 15 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.82% 11.71% 5.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 32.88% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Average daily rate
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£351 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £372 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -17.80%
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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
81 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.82% 35.61% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 46
Average daily rate £351 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 26 February 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 13 (54.17%) HTML
1 13 (54.17%) C#
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) System Testing
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (33.33%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) Ektron
6 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) WCF
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (16.67%) OOD
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (12.50%) JUnit

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) SAS
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.17%) GoogleTest
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Development Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) WCF
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.50%) LINQ
8 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 2 (8.33%) WinForms
9 2 (8.33%) JNI
9 2 (8.33%) Apache Axis
9 2 (8.33%) LAMP
9 2 (8.33%) Swing
9 2 (8.33%) J2SE
9 2 (8.33%) Java RMI
10 1 (4.17%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) DTV
1 2 (8.33%) IPTV
2 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) System Testing
3 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) OOD
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) BPMN
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Android Development
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 1 (4.17%) Validation
9 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Ektron
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) webMethods
4 2 (8.33%) Software AG