The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 42 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs citing XML 52 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.79% 2.09% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.94% 10.87% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
XML
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
307 230 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.38% 19.26% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 153 163
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 43 £320 -9.54% 7
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 78 (56.12%) HTML
2 62 (44.60%) SQL
3 56 (40.29%) CSS
4 51 (36.69%) Java
5 42 (30.22%) C#
5 42 (30.22%) .NET
5 42 (30.22%) Web Services
6 39 (28.06%) Unit Testing
7 35 (25.18%) SOAP
8 33 (23.74%) Visual Studio
9 27 (19.42%) JavaScript
9 27 (19.42%) ITIL
9 27 (19.42%) HTTP
10 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (17.99%) Service Management
11 25 (17.99%) Finance
11 25 (17.99%) HP
12 24 (17.27%) CMS
13 23 (16.55%) CMDB
13 23 (16.55%) JSON
13 23 (16.55%) BMC
13 23 (16.55%) CA
13 23 (16.55%) ITSM
13 23 (16.55%) LDAP
13 23 (16.55%) ServiceNow
14 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET
14 22 (15.83%) .NET Framework
15 21 (15.11%) jQuery
16 19 (13.67%) Content Management
16 19 (13.67%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (17.27%) CMS
2 14 (10.07%) IIS
3 12 (8.63%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (8.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (5.04%) MQSeries
4 7 (5.04%) Apache
5 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.44%) Moodle
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.44%) JBoss
9 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.72%) Mule
9 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS Office
2 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.72%) HFM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) HTTP
2 23 (16.55%) LDAP
3 7 (5.04%) Wireshark
4 6 (4.32%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.88%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.88%) FTP
6 3 (2.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) DB2
2 11 (7.91%) DB2 UDB
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.16%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.44%) MySQL
7 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.72%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.72%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.72%) Essbase
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.72%) SQLite
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (23.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.91%) Selenium
3 10 (7.19%) WebDriver
3 10 (7.19%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.19%) SpecFlow
4 7 (5.04%) Fiddler
5 5 (3.60%) Ant
5 5 (3.60%) Maven
5 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.88%) JUnit
7 3 (2.16%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.44%) Subversion
9 1 (0.72%) JIRA
9 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.72%) Hudson
9 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.72%) Xcode
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Banking
3 7 (5.04%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (52.52%) Developer
2 31 (22.30%) Analyst
3 21 (15.11%) ServiceNow Developer
4 19 (13.67%) Test Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Web Developer
5 12 (8.63%) Consultant
6 11 (7.91%) Security Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) BizTalk Consultant
9 6 (4.32%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.32%) iOS Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Architect
10 5 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.60%) BizTalk Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Java Architect
11 4 (2.88%) AWS Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Agile Test Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (56.12%) HTML
2 56 (40.29%) CSS
3 42 (30.22%) .NET
3 42 (30.22%) Web Services
4 35 (25.18%) SOAP
5 23 (16.55%) JSON
6 22 (15.83%) .NET Framework
6 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET
7 21 (15.11%) jQuery
8 18 (12.95%) WCF
9 16 (11.51%) REST
10 15 (10.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (10.79%) XSLT
11 12 (8.63%) Hibernate
11 12 (8.63%) Spring
12 10 (7.19%) JSP
12 10 (7.19%) XSD
13 9 (6.47%) J2EE
13 9 (6.47%) JMS
14 8 (5.76%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) CMDB
2 12 (8.63%) Clustering
3 11 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.91%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.32%) User Experience
5 5 (3.60%) TRADACOMS
6 4 (2.88%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.16%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.44%) NHS
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) iPad
8 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.44%) iPhone
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.72%) IVR
9 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Linux
1 12 (8.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.88%) Windows
4 3 (2.16%) UNIX
5 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.06%) Unit Testing
2 27 (19.42%) ITIL
3 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.99%) Service Management
5 23 (16.55%) ITSM
6 19 (13.67%) MVC
6 19 (13.67%) Content Management
7 18 (12.95%) Workflow
7 18 (12.95%) Knowledge Management
8 17 (12.23%) Test Scripting
9 14 (10.07%) OO
10 12 (8.63%) SOA
10 12 (8.63%) Network Design
10 12 (8.63%) TDD
10 12 (8.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.91%) BDD
11 11 (7.91%) Project Management
11 11 (7.91%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (7.19%) Security Management
12 10 (7.19%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 62 (44.60%) SQL
2 51 (36.69%) Java
3 42 (30.22%) C#
4 27 (19.42%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.79%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.91%) PL/SQL
6 11 (7.91%) VB
7 9 (6.47%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.88%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (2.88%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.16%) VBScript
10 2 (1.44%) PHP
10 2 (1.44%) XQuery
11 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.72%) C
11 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) CISSP
2 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 6 (4.32%) ISEB
3 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.44%) MCITP
5 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) HP
2 23 (16.55%) BMC
2 23 (16.55%) CA
2 23 (16.55%) ServiceNow
3 19 (13.67%) Oracle
4 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.63%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.76%) Adobe
7 4 (2.88%) SAP
8 3 (2.16%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.44%) Apple
9 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.72%) webMethods
10 1 (0.72%) OpenText
10 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.72%) Ektron
10 1 (0.72%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.72%) Compaq
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