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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 54 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 13 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.51% 3.15% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 9.59% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Average daily rate
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£388 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £253 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
217 271 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.20% 32.81% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 222 65
Average daily rate £375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 20 (48.78%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) HTML
3 13 (31.71%) SOAP
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) CSS
4 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.83%) PHP
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle
5 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 9 (21.95%) Java
6 9 (21.95%) JSON
6 9 (21.95%) HTML5
7 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) C#
8 7 (17.07%) ETL
8 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
8 7 (17.07%) REST
8 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.63%) Sass
9 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
9 6 (14.63%) CSS3
9 6 (14.63%) Puppet
9 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
9 6 (14.63%) RESTful
9 6 (14.63%) Android
9 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
9 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 5 (12.20%) CMS
1 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) SAS
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Mule
5 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) WLAN
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (9.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) Big Data
6 2 (4.88%) SQLite
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.44%) ActiveReports
7 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
2 5 (12.20%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Log4Net
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
3 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
3 4 (9.76%) ETL Developer
4 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) HTML
3 13 (31.71%) SOAP
4 11 (26.83%) CSS
5 9 (21.95%) JSON
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
6 7 (17.07%) REST
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.63%) Sass
7 6 (14.63%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) RESTful
7 6 (14.63%) .NET
8 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.20%) Express
9 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
9 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
9 4 (9.76%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (9.76%) jQuery
9 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) DTV
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
1 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.63%) Android
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
4 4 (9.76%) UNIX
5 3 (7.32%) Debian
5 3 (7.32%) VMS
5 3 (7.32%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) ETL
3 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.63%) MVC
3 6 (14.63%) Content Management
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.76%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
6 2 (4.88%) User Stories
6 2 (4.88%) Android Development
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (26.83%) PHP
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) VBA
5 4 (9.76%) VB
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) Go
7 2 (4.88%) PHP5
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) BC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.32%) Bcfg2
2 3 (7.32%) Ganeti
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Appcelerator
2 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Symbian
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) New Relic