The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Berkshire
Rank 41 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 63 62 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.19% 2.44% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.71% 12.18% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 43
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.62%

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
377 509 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.07% 20.06% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 316 327
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +4.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +4 18 £450 +9.75% 2
Reading +4 16 £375 -6.25% 5
Maidenhead 0 4 £425 +13.33% 1
Slough +1 1 £250 +17.64% 4
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £390 - 2
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 51 (40.48%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 48 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (31.75%) HTML
6 37 (29.37%) JSON
7 35 (27.78%) REST
8 31 (24.60%) TDD
8 31 (24.60%) Oracle
9 30 (23.81%) CSS
10 29 (23.02%) Web Services
11 27 (21.43%) .NET
12 26 (20.63%) SQL Server
12 26 (20.63%) C#
12 26 (20.63%) CMS
13 24 (19.05%) Scrum
13 24 (19.05%) Groovy
14 23 (18.25%) BDD
14 23 (18.25%) Content Management
14 23 (18.25%) SOA
15 22 (17.46%) OO
15 22 (17.46%) Gradle
16 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 20 (15.87%) Python
17 20 (15.87%) Selenium
17 20 (15.87%) Bitbucket
17 20 (15.87%) WebDriver
18 18 (14.29%) OOP
18 18 (14.29%) HTTP
18 18 (14.29%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 26 (20.63%) CMS
2 14 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (7.94%) Apache
4 9 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (3.97%) Commerce Server
8 5 (3.97%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (3.17%) Alfresco
9 4 (3.17%) JBoss
9 4 (3.17%) Liferay
10 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
12 1 (0.79%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.79%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.79%) Mule
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.17%) Fredhopper
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) GitHub
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) 2G
2 2 (1.59%) 3G
2 2 (1.59%) 4G
2 2 (1.59%) LTE
2 2 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.79%) Extranet
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.97%) DB2
5 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.17%) MySQL
6 4 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.38%) QlikView
7 3 (2.38%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.59%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.59%) GIS
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.79%) HBase
9 1 (0.79%) Redis
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Gradle
2 20 (15.87%) Bitbucket
2 20 (15.87%) Selenium
2 20 (15.87%) WebDriver
3 16 (12.70%) eggPlant
4 15 (11.90%) Ant
4 15 (11.90%) Apache Ivy
4 15 (11.90%) JMeter
4 15 (11.90%) Maven
5 12 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 11 (8.73%) JIRA
7 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
8 8 (6.35%) JUnit
9 7 (5.56%) Subversion
10 6 (4.76%) MSTest
11 4 (3.17%) Cucumber
11 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
11 4 (3.17%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
1 10 (7.94%) Marketing
2 8 (6.35%) Retail
3 7 (5.56%) Publishing
4 3 (2.38%) French Language
4 3 (2.38%) German Language
4 3 (2.38%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.38%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (47.62%) Developer
2 19 (15.08%) Architect
3 16 (12.70%) Analyst
4 14 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 13 (10.32%) Developer in Test
6 12 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Integration Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.76%) HTML Developer
9 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Web Producer
10 5 (3.97%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) IT Architect
10 5 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.97%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.75%) HTML
2 37 (29.37%) JSON
3 35 (27.78%) REST
4 30 (23.81%) CSS
5 29 (23.02%) Web Services
6 27 (21.43%) .NET
7 16 (12.70%) J2EE
8 15 (11.90%) SOAP
9 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET
9 13 (10.32%) Spring
9 13 (10.32%) XSLT
10 12 (9.52%) Middleware
11 11 (8.73%) HTML5
12 10 (7.94%) jQuery
12 10 (7.94%) Servlets
13 8 (6.35%) CSS3
14 7 (5.56%) Ajax
14 7 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (5.56%) Velocity
14 7 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.56%) User Experience
5 6 (4.76%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.59%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.59%) Ontologies
8 2 (1.59%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.79%) CMDB
9 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.79%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Linux
1 8 (6.35%) Unix
2 5 (3.97%) AIX
3 4 (3.17%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.60%) TDD
3 24 (19.05%) Scrum
4 23 (18.25%) BDD
4 23 (18.25%) Content Management
4 23 (18.25%) SOA
5 22 (17.46%) OO
6 18 (14.29%) OOP
6 18 (14.29%) Web Development
7 17 (13.49%) Project Management
8 16 (12.70%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 14 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 13 (10.32%) CRM
12 12 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (9.52%) ETL
13 11 (8.73%) Data Security
13 11 (8.73%) Manual Testing
13 11 (8.73%) Security Management
13 11 (8.73%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.48%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 48 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.63%) C#
5 24 (19.05%) Groovy
6 20 (15.87%) Python
7 17 (13.49%) Ruby
8 14 (11.11%) C++
9 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.56%) Scala
11 6 (4.76%) PHP
12 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.97%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.97%) VBA
13 4 (3.17%) Perl
14 3 (2.38%) XPath
15 2 (1.59%) C
15 2 (1.59%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.79%) PHP 7
16 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) Degree
3 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (1.59%) CCNP
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.59%) HNC
4 2 (1.59%) HND
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) IFRS
4 1 (0.79%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.79%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) TeamSite
2 3 (2.38%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.79%) Ansible
3 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (24.60%) Oracle
2 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.29%) Splunk
4 14 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 8 (6.35%) Adobe
6 7 (5.56%) Ab Initio
6 7 (5.56%) IBM
7 5 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.17%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.17%) GigaSpaces
8 4 (3.17%) HP
8 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.17%) webMethods
9 3 (2.38%) Pega
9 3 (2.38%) SAP
9 3 (2.38%) Tableau
10 2 (1.59%) Google
10 2 (1.59%) Software AG
10 2 (1.59%) Thunderhead
11 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago