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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 55 18 43
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Contract jobs citing XML 17 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.80% 6.48% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 27.10% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 36 15
Average daily rate
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£360 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +34.54%
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
258 155 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.30% 23.92% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 121 112
Average daily rate £375 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014, 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 19 (54.29%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) Oracle
5 12 (34.29%) MySQL
5 12 (34.29%) Spring
6 11 (31.43%) JUnit
6 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
8 9 (25.71%) JSP
8 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
8 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
9 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) .NET
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery
10 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 7 (20.00%) Ajax
10 7 (20.00%) TDD
10 7 (20.00%) Subversion
10 7 (20.00%) JIRA
10 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 7 (20.00%) XSD
10 7 (20.00%) B2C
11 6 (17.14%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (8.57%) Magnolia
3 3 (8.57%) Drupal
4 2 (5.71%) SAS
4 2 (5.71%) CMS
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Kentico
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.86%) Mule
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.86%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) Couchbase
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.57%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.86%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) JUnit
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 7 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Lead Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Programmer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.86%) ETL Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
1 16 (45.71%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 9 (25.71%) JSP
4 8 (22.86%) .NET
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
4 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) XSD
5 7 (20.00%) Ajax
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
6 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
7 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.43%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) JDBC
9 3 (8.57%) Middleware
9 3 (8.57%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (8.57%) Apache CXF
9 3 (8.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Mashup
2 3 (8.57%) Taxonomies
3 2 (5.71%) DTV
3 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) MPEG
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) STB
4 1 (2.86%) IPTV
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Animation
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) B2C
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) SEO
6 6 (17.14%) Validation
6 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Data Validation
7 4 (11.43%) ETL
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) SOA
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security
8 3 (8.57%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
5 2 (5.71%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) C
6 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.86%) Fortran
6 1 (2.86%) Pascal
6 1 (2.86%) Prolog
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HNC
2 1 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) HL7
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) hybris
3 3 (8.57%) ForgeRock
3 3 (8.57%) Sun
4 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Informatica
5 1 (2.86%) CODA
5 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
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