The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 15 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 3 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.86% 18.75% 9.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 42.86% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £500 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +20.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +41.81%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.00% 43.75% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 19
Average daily rate £330 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) DHTML
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) Servlets
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CA