The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 52 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 19 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.21% 1.92% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.26% 8.57% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £406 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.29% -30.00%
XML
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 175 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.78% 22.41% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 134 103
Average daily rate £378 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% -7.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (37.25%) Java
4 18 (35.29%) JSON
5 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 17 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (27.45%) Oracle
7 13 (25.49%) Linux
7 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.57%) TDD
9 10 (19.61%) C#
9 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (19.61%) RESTful
9 10 (19.61%) HTML5
10 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
10 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) Internet
10 9 (17.65%) Maven
10 9 (17.65%) MVC
11 8 (15.69%) Finance
11 8 (15.69%) Content Management
11 8 (15.69%) Middleware
11 8 (15.69%) MySQL
11 8 (15.69%) PHP
11 8 (15.69%) SQL
11 8 (15.69%) SOAP
12 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
12 7 (13.73%) SOA
12 7 (13.73%) Spring
12 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (13.73%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (5.88%) Magnolia
3 3 (5.88%) Drupal
3 3 (5.88%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Kentico
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) Edge Animate
3 1 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
2 6 (11.76%) HTTP
3 3 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (5.88%) LDAP
4 2 (3.92%) DVB
5 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.84%) Redis
7 3 (5.88%) Couchbase
7 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.88%) Aerospike
7 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (5.88%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.96%) ActiveReports
9 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Maven
2 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Hudson
3 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.84%) JUnit
4 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
5 3 (5.88%) Ant
6 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.96%) Log4Net
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) JSON
3 17 (33.33%) CSS
3 17 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (19.61%) RESTful
4 10 (19.61%) HTML5
5 9 (17.65%) .NET
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
6 8 (15.69%) Middleware
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.73%) Spring
7 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.76%) jQuery
8 6 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (11.76%) REST
8 6 (11.76%) CSS3
9 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 5 (9.80%) WCF
10 4 (7.84%) Symfony
10 4 (7.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) DTV
1 6 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) Streaming Video
3 3 (5.88%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.88%) MPEG
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Mashup
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Animation
4 2 (3.92%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.96%) STB
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Android
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Phone
3 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) TDD
3 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.65%) MVC
5 8 (15.69%) Content Management
6 7 (13.73%) SOA
6 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.80%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) C#
4 8 (15.69%) PHP
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) VB
5 3 (5.88%) VBA
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) Golang
6 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) PHP5
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
3 1 (1.96%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
1 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Appcelerator
2 4 (7.84%) New Relic
3 3 (5.88%) ForgeRock
3 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 2 (3.92%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.96%) Symbian
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago