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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 47 76 47
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Contract jobs citing XML 75 48 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.41% 1.90% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.03% 9.21% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 40
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
South East

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
499 521 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.68% 20.67% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 345 259
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +84.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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
Bracknell +9 24 £500 +22.69% 1
Reading +18 17 £388 +19.23% 8
Newbury +9 7 £300 +20.00%
Maidenhead -6 7 £400 +37.93% 1
Slough +5 6 £350 +20.68% 2
Wokingham - 6 £350 - 2
Thatcham - 2 £400 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 66 (43.71%) SQL
2 65 (43.05%) HTML
3 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
4 56 (37.09%) Java
5 45 (29.80%) CSS
6 44 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (23.84%) .NET
8 31 (20.53%) JSON
9 30 (19.87%) Web Services
9 30 (19.87%) Unix
10 29 (19.21%) SQL Server
11 28 (18.54%) Linux
12 26 (17.22%) SOAP
13 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
14 24 (15.89%) C#
15 23 (15.23%) Windows
15 23 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (14.57%) Finance
17 20 (13.25%) REST
18 19 (12.58%) J2EE
19 18 (11.92%) PHP
19 18 (11.92%) UML
19 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
19 18 (11.92%) Use Case
20 17 (11.26%) jQuery
20 17 (11.26%) ITIL
20 17 (11.26%) Workflow
20 17 (11.26%) Scrum
21 16 (10.60%) Data Modelling
21 16 (10.60%) XSLT

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 15 (9.93%) Apache
2 12 (7.95%) CMS
3 11 (7.28%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.96%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.64%) Commerce Server
6 7 (4.64%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (4.64%) JBoss
7 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (3.31%) Drupal
9 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.32%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.32%) IIS
10 2 (1.32%) Liferay
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.32%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.96%) MS Project
3 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Fredhopper
2 3 (1.99%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.65%) GitHub
5 3 (1.99%) Boomi
5 3 (1.99%) Office 365
6 2 (1.32%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.32%) SaaS
6 2 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.28%) HTTP
2 10 (6.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.30%) DHCP
3 8 (5.30%) DNS
4 5 (3.31%) IPsec
4 5 (3.31%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (3.31%) VPN
5 4 (2.65%) BGP
5 4 (2.65%) IPv6
6 3 (1.99%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.99%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.32%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.66%) FTP
8 1 (0.66%) SSL
8 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) DB2
2 8 (5.30%) MySQL
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.31%) Neo4j
4 5 (3.31%) OrientDB
4 5 (3.31%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.99%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.99%) HBase
6 3 (1.99%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.66%) Power BI
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.93%) SoapUI
3 12 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.97%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.97%) Subversion
4 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.65%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.65%) Selenium
7 3 (1.99%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.99%) JUnit
7 3 (1.99%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.32%) Gradle
8 2 (1.32%) Grunt
8 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.32%) JIRA
8 2 (1.32%) Maven
8 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (14.57%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Retail
3 8 (5.30%) Marketing
4 7 (4.64%) Publishing
5 3 (1.99%) Advertising
5 3 (1.99%) Banking
5 3 (1.99%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) French Language
6 2 (1.32%) German Language
6 2 (1.32%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (33.11%) Developer
2 30 (19.87%) Analyst
3 16 (10.60%) Consultant
4 14 (9.27%) Test Analyst
5 13 (8.61%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (7.28%) Architect
7 10 (6.62%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Administrator
8 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Integration Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.97%) CRM Analyst
11 6 (3.97%) CRM Business Analyst
11 6 (3.97%) DBA
12 5 (3.31%) Business Architect
12 5 (3.31%) CRM Consultant
12 5 (3.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.05%) HTML
2 45 (29.80%) CSS
3 36 (23.84%) .NET
4 31 (20.53%) JSON
5 30 (19.87%) Web Services
6 26 (17.22%) SOAP
7 20 (13.25%) REST
8 19 (12.58%) J2EE
9 17 (11.26%) jQuery
10 16 (10.60%) XSLT
11 15 (9.93%) Ajax
12 13 (8.61%) HTML5
13 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET
13 10 (6.62%) Spring
14 9 (5.96%) CSS3
14 9 (5.96%) EJB
15 8 (5.30%) Struts
16 7 (4.64%) AngularJS
16 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (4.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.31%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.65%) CMDB
4 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.65%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.99%) Clustering
6 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.32%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.32%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) Ontologies
6 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.66%) Fintech
7 1 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.87%) Unix
2 28 (18.54%) Linux
3 23 (15.23%) Windows
4 10 (6.62%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.30%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.64%) AIX
7 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.99%) Android
8 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.66%) Debian
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
2 18 (11.92%) UML
2 18 (11.92%) Use Case
3 17 (11.26%) ITIL
3 17 (11.26%) Scrum
3 17 (11.26%) Workflow
4 16 (10.60%) Data Modelling
5 15 (9.93%) Web Development
6 14 (9.27%) Test Scripting
7 13 (8.61%) CRM
7 13 (8.61%) Migration
8 12 (7.95%) MVC
8 12 (7.95%) Time Management
9 11 (7.28%) ETL
9 11 (7.28%) Functional Testing
9 11 (7.28%) SOA
9 11 (7.28%) TDD
10 10 (6.62%) Integration Testing
10 10 (6.62%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.71%) SQL
2 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
3 56 (37.09%) Java
4 24 (15.89%) C#
5 18 (11.92%) PHP
6 15 (9.93%) C++
7 13 (8.61%) PowerShell
7 13 (8.61%) VBScript
8 12 (7.95%) C
9 11 (7.28%) XPath
10 9 (5.96%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.64%) VB
12 6 (3.97%) Groovy
12 6 (3.97%) Python
12 6 (3.97%) VBA
13 5 (3.31%) Apex Code
14 4 (2.65%) Perl
14 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.32%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.93%) Degree
2 14 (9.27%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.65%) MCITP
4 4 (2.65%) MCTS
5 3 (1.99%) ISEB
5 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.66%) HND
7 1 (0.66%) MCSA
7 1 (0.66%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.66%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) KVM
3 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) XenServer
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) SCOM
1 4 (2.65%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.99%) Puppet
2 3 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.99%) WMI
3 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.66%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.60%) Oracle
3 11 (7.28%) IBM
4 7 (4.64%) Google
5 5 (3.31%) Adobe
5 5 (3.31%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.31%) HP
5 5 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.31%) Software AG
5 5 (3.31%) Splunk
6 4 (2.65%) ATG
6 4 (2.65%) BMC
6 4 (2.65%) CA
6 4 (2.65%) hybris
6 4 (2.65%) Percussion
6 4 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.65%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.65%) Siebel
7 3 (1.99%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.99%) SAP
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