The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 22 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 8 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.44% 12.94% 9.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 34.02% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 3
Average daily rate £325 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 97 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.74% 38.04% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 32
Average daily rate £338 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) SOAP
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) Zend
3 6 (30.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) PhpStorm
4 5 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 5 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 5 (25.00%) Magento
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Odoo
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (15.00%) Servlets
6 3 (15.00%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Magento
2 4 (20.00%) Odoo
3 1 (5.00%) AWD
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) HBase
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Spark SQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (25.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) ERwin
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) XML Developer
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Magento Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Solr Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) SOAP
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) Servlets
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) Lucene
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) iSeries
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) AOP
6 1 (5.00%) API Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) VB6
6 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 2 (10.00%) XQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Pega
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase