The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 17 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 18 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.50% 6.01% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 42.50% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Median daily rate £450 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% +9.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%

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 Bracknell region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.00% 14.13% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 22
Median daily rate £450 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

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

1 24 (72.73%) JSON
2 18 (54.55%) Splunk
3 17 (51.52%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) Python
4 16 (48.48%) CMS
5 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (42.42%) TDD
6 14 (42.42%) Content Management
6 14 (42.42%) Maven
6 14 (42.42%) Ruby
6 14 (42.42%) Selenium
6 14 (42.42%) Bitbucket
6 14 (42.42%) WebDriver
6 14 (42.42%) BDD
6 14 (42.42%) REST
6 14 (42.42%) Groovy
6 14 (42.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 14 (42.42%) Sitecore
6 14 (42.42%) JMeter
6 14 (42.42%) OOP
6 14 (42.42%) OO
6 14 (42.42%) HTTP
6 14 (42.42%) Project Management
6 14 (42.42%) Ant
6 14 (42.42%) Gradle
6 14 (42.42%) Apache Ivy
6 14 (42.42%) eggPlant
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 11 (33.33%) Visualisation

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 16 (48.48%) CMS
2 14 (42.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Commerce Server
3 4 (12.12%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) DB2
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Ant
1 14 (42.42%) Apache Ivy
1 14 (42.42%) Bitbucket
1 14 (42.42%) eggPlant
1 14 (42.42%) Gradle
1 14 (42.42%) JMeter
1 14 (42.42%) Maven
1 14 (42.42%) Selenium
1 14 (42.42%) WebDriver
2 4 (12.12%) Gatling
2 4 (12.12%) NeoLoad
3 2 (6.06%) MSTest
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
2 2 (6.06%) German Language
2 2 (6.06%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Developer in Test
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Development Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Support Officer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) JSON
2 14 (42.42%) REST
3 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) Modernizr
6 4 (12.12%) React
6 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.12%) Worklight
6 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
7 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) XSLT
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.06%) WCF
9 1 (3.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Linked Data
3 2 (6.06%) Semantic Web
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) AIX
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) BDD
2 14 (42.42%) Content Management
2 14 (42.42%) OO
2 14 (42.42%) OOP
2 14 (42.42%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Manual Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Security Testing
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Mobile First
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) Python
3 14 (42.42%) Groovy
3 14 (42.42%) Ruby
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (30.30%) C++
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.09%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) Perl
9 2 (6.06%) PHP
9 2 (6.06%) SPARQL
9 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.03%) C
10 1 (3.03%) VBA
10 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Splunk
2 14 (42.42%) Sitecore
3 5 (15.15%) Ab Initio
3 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) AppDynamics
4 4 (12.12%) HP
4 4 (12.12%) webMethods
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Software AG