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 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 34 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 5 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.52% 3.33% 9.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 14.00% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £335 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £310 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £390 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.73%
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 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.85% 23.81% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 34
Average daily rate £335 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.00%
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 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 29 April 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XSD
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) IBM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (44.44%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SAS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
2 2 (22.22%) XSD
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
1 1 (11.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Jython
4 1 (11.11%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (11.11%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) ATG
3 1 (11.11%) Autodesk
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Percussion
3 1 (11.11%) SAP