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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 47 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 24 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.81% 3.19% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.11% 10.84% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £392 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
183 249 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.45% 29.40% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 204 86
Average daily rate £375 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 18 (35.29%) CSS
5 17 (33.33%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (27.45%) PHP
7 14 (27.45%) Linux
7 14 (27.45%) JSON
8 13 (25.49%) Oracle
8 13 (25.49%) SOAP
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) HTML5
11 10 (19.61%) RESTful
11 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
12 9 (17.65%) MVC
12 9 (17.65%) TDD
12 9 (17.65%) Maven
12 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
13 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
13 8 (15.69%) C#
14 7 (13.73%) UNIX
14 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (13.73%) SOA
14 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
14 7 (13.73%) Subversion
14 7 (13.73%) CMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 7 (13.73%) Node.js
2 4 (7.84%) SAS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Edge Animate
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
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) DVB
3 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) Redis
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) ActiveReports
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Maven
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.73%) Subversion
4 5 (9.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (9.80%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Selenium
5 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.84%) Hudson
5 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
6 3 (5.88%) Ant
7 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.96%) Log4Net
8 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 10 (19.61%) 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 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
2 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Architect
3 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) ETL Developer
4 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) Web Services
3 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 14 (27.45%) JSON
5 13 (25.49%) SOAP
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 10 (19.61%) RESTful
8 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
9 7 (13.73%) CSS3
9 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 6 (11.76%) Ajax
10 6 (11.76%) REST
10 6 (11.76%) Middleware
10 6 (11.76%) Express
11 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
11 5 (9.80%) Sass
11 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
11 5 (9.80%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (9.80%) LAMP
11 5 (9.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) DTV
2 4 (7.84%) Streaming Video
3 3 (5.88%) MPEG
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.96%) Animation
5 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Phone
4 5 (9.80%) Android
5 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 3 (5.88%) VMS
5 3 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (1.96%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) TDD
2 9 (17.65%) MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
4 7 (13.73%) SOA
4 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (11.76%) ETL
5 6 (11.76%) Content Management
6 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.84%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) PHP
4 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 8 (15.69%) C#
6 6 (11.76%) Python
7 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.84%) VB
8 4 (7.84%) VBA
9 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.88%) Golang
10 2 (3.92%) PHP5
11 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) BC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.88%) Bcfg2
2 3 (5.88%) Ganeti
3 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Appcelerator
3 4 (7.84%) New Relic
3 4 (7.84%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Symbian
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