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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 29 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 8 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.15% 1.61% 10.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 5.08% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £200 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
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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
62 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.41% 31.72% 41.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 30
Average daily rate £310 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
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 3 July 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) XSLT
3 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (42.31%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) Subversion
7 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (30.77%) XQuery
8 8 (30.77%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 8 (30.77%) XPath
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL
10 6 (23.08%) Internet
10 6 (23.08%) Publishing
10 6 (23.08%) German Language
10 6 (23.08%) Web Development
10 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (19.23%) Apache Solr
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) Lucene
12 4 (15.38%) Spring
12 4 (15.38%) Ajax
12 4 (15.38%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (19.23%) Apache Solr
2 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 3 (11.54%) Jetty
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) PowerCenter
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Publishing
1 6 (23.08%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Software Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Data Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) UX Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Build Manager
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) XSLT
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) Lucene
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.54%) Servlets
7 3 (11.54%) XSD
7 3 (11.54%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) Java EE
8 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.54%) W3C
2 3 (11.54%) Web 2.0
2 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) XQuery
4 8 (30.77%) XPath
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Groovy
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) JPQL
7 1 (3.85%) HQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe
1 3 (11.54%) Informatica
1 3 (11.54%) OpenText
1 3 (11.54%) RedDot
1 3 (11.54%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Capita