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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 56 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Contract jobs citing XML 15 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.73% 6.28% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.41% 24.84% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 19
Average daily rate
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£360 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +10.16%
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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
234 157 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.96% 25.28% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 107 127
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Average hourly rate £37.25 £17.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.85% -57.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £17.50 £50.00
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 2 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 2 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 (46.34%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 15 (36.59%) Oracle
5 14 (34.15%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) MySQL
7 11 (26.83%) Web Services
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (24.39%) Spring
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
8 10 (24.39%) jQuery
9 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (21.95%) MVC
9 9 (21.95%) JUnit
9 9 (21.95%) .NET
9 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
10 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
10 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
10 8 (19.51%) VBA
10 8 (19.51%) JSP
10 8 (19.51%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) Integration Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Ajax
11 7 (17.07%) InfoPath
11 7 (17.07%) JIRA
11 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) B2C

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) Confluence
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) Drupal
4 3 (7.32%) Magnolia
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (4.88%) SAS
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
6 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.44%) Mule
6 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.44%) Kentico
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) CATIA
3 1 (2.44%) Windchill
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (4.88%) Intranet
3 2 (4.88%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MySQL
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.88%) MS Access
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) JUnit
2 7 (17.07%) JIRA
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) Hudson
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Lead Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Hybris Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Programmer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) VBA Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 11 (26.83%) Web Services
4 10 (24.39%) Spring
4 10 (24.39%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) .NET
6 8 (19.51%) JSP
7 7 (17.07%) Ajax
8 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 6 (14.63%) XSD
9 5 (12.20%) JSON
10 3 (7.32%) DOM
10 3 (7.32%) JDBC
10 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.32%) HTML5
11 2 (4.88%) REST
11 2 (4.88%) WCF
11 2 (4.88%) Middleware
11 2 (4.88%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) DTV
1 3 (7.32%) Streaming Video
1 3 (7.32%) Taxonomies
1 3 (7.32%) Mashup
1 3 (7.32%) Open Source
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) MPEG
2 2 (4.88%) IPTV
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) STB
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
2 9 (21.95%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.51%) Integration Testing
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) B2C
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) SEO
5 6 (14.63%) Validation
5 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Kanban
5 6 (14.63%) Data Validation
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) VBA
5 6 (14.63%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) PHP5
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) Fortran
8 1 (2.44%) Pascal
8 1 (2.44%) Prolog
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) HNC
2 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) HL7
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) hybris
3 3 (7.32%) Sun
3 3 (7.32%) ForgeRock
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) CODA
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
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