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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 33 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 7 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.50% 1.29% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 3.85% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.51 £33.73 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -0.80%
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
75 78 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 26.79% 33.48% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 22
Average daily rate £300 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

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 5 August 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
4 9 (47.37%) XSLT
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 6 (31.58%) German Language
6 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) Lucene
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
8 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (21.05%) XPath
8 4 (21.05%) Big Data
8 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (21.05%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) XQuery
9 3 (15.79%) Informatica
9 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
1 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
3 6 (31.58%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Software Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Data Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) ETL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Build Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
1 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 9 (47.37%) XSLT
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 4 (21.05%) Lucene
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) XQuery
4 4 (21.05%) XPath
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Informatica