The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 29 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 8 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.50% 5.28% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 39.13% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 15
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £247 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £496 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
XML
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 46 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.88% 13.49% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 58
Median daily rate £425 £354 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.14% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 3 £513 +36.66% 1
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) BEA
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) ABAP
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) SAP PI
5 3 (21.43%) BAPI
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) BPEL
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Fiori

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
1 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) LiveLink
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) FrameMaker
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) 2G
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) ProC
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Writer
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) BAPI
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) SAP PI
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (14.29%) SAPUI5
5 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 1 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
6 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
6 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
6 1 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) BPEL
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) ABAP
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) AWK
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) COBOL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) sed
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kibana
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 3 (21.43%) BEA
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
6 1 (7.14%) OpenText