The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Bristol
Rank 46 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing XML 25 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.97% 1.57% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 6.48% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 21
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £360 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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
215 216 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.56% 24.27% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 157 174
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for XML.

1 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
4 16 (41.03%) HTML5
5 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 15 (38.46%) Java
5 15 (38.46%) Scrum
6 14 (35.90%) Banking
7 13 (33.33%) JIRA
7 13 (33.33%) Microservices
8 12 (30.77%) TeamCity
8 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 11 (28.21%) C#
9 11 (28.21%) Confluence
9 11 (28.21%) User Experience
10 10 (25.64%) DHTML
10 10 (25.64%) .NET
10 10 (25.64%) JSON
10 10 (25.64%) TDD
11 9 (23.08%) Ant
11 9 (23.08%) CSS3
12 8 (20.51%) Artifactory
12 8 (20.51%) User Stories
12 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
13 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
13 7 (17.95%) SQL
13 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 6 (15.38%) Finance
14 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.69%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) DB2
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) JIRA
3 12 (30.77%) TeamCity
4 9 (23.08%) Ant
5 8 (20.51%) Artifactory
6 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.69%) GoCD
7 3 (7.69%) Maven
8 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.56%) Mockito
9 1 (2.56%) MSTest
9 1 (2.56%) NUnit
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium
9 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.56%) Subversion
9 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (2.56%) XMLUnit
General
1 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 5 (12.82%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) BPM Designer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Polyglot Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Developer
6 2 (5.13%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) HTML
2 16 (41.03%) CSS
2 16 (41.03%) HTML5
3 10 (25.64%) .NET
3 10 (25.64%) DHTML
3 10 (25.64%) JSON
4 9 (23.08%) CSS3
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) REST
6 5 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (12.82%) SOAP
6 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.26%) DOM
7 4 (10.26%) EJB
7 4 (10.26%) JMS
7 4 (10.26%) JSP
7 4 (10.26%) React
8 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 13 (33.33%) Microservices
4 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 10 (25.64%) TDD
6 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
6 8 (20.51%) User Stories
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) SOA
8 4 (10.26%) Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps
8 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) Process Management
9 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 3 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) QMS
9 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) Python
6 4 (10.26%) Scala
7 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Groovy
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
1 3 (7.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Pega
3 3 (7.69%) webMethods
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) ATG
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.56%) BEA
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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