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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Bristol
Rank 50 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 16 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 1.65% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.38% 5.75% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 20
Median daily rate £450 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £335 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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
191 226 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.13% 28.72% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 177 173
Median daily rate £375 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) Scrum
6 9 (29.03%) JSON
6 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 8 (25.81%) CSS3
7 8 (25.81%) Microservices
7 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (19.35%) Confluence
9 6 (19.35%) REST
9 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
9 6 (19.35%) JIRA
9 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.13%) Python
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle
10 5 (16.13%) DHTML
10 5 (16.13%) Ant
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET

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 6 (19.35%) Confluence
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.45%) WordPress
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Drupal
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Moodle
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SilverStripe
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) JIRA
3 5 (16.13%) Ant
3 5 (16.13%) Artifactory
3 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.68%) GoCD
5 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.23%) MSTest
6 1 (3.23%) NUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Sahi
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.23%) XMLUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (9.68%) Polyglot Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Automation Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.45%) XML Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) .NET
3 9 (29.03%) JSON
4 8 (25.81%) CSS3
4 8 (25.81%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) DHTML
6 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (16.13%) SOAP
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.68%) EJB
8 3 (9.68%) J2EE
8 3 (9.68%) JMS
8 3 (9.68%) JSP
8 3 (9.68%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) SCORM
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Microservices
3 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Management
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
7 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.23%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
1 3 (9.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) ATG
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) BEA
4 1 (3.23%) Ektron
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
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