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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 32 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 49 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.02% 2.62% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.37% 12.30% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 11
Average daily rate £355 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £398 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
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
253 252 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.90% 21.30% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 147 125
Average daily rate £355 £345 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.04% +175.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 43 £355 +18.33% 4
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (44.55%) HTML
2 44 (43.56%) Java
3 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 35 (34.65%) CSS
4 35 (34.65%) HTTP
5 33 (32.67%) SQL
6 31 (30.69%) C#
7 30 (29.70%) .NET
8 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (26.73%) Finance
10 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
10 22 (21.78%) Oracle
10 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
11 21 (20.79%) LDAP
12 20 (19.80%) J2EE
13 19 (18.81%) SOAP
13 19 (18.81%) Linux
14 18 (17.82%) JSP
15 17 (16.83%) Struts
15 17 (16.83%) Spring
16 16 (15.84%) Network Design
16 16 (15.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (15.84%) Waterfall
16 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
16 16 (15.84%) Red Hat
16 16 (15.84%) Clustering
16 16 (15.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 15 (14.85%) ISEB
18 14 (13.86%) Web Services
18 14 (13.86%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (15.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 9 (8.91%) IIS
4 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.98%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.98%) Node.js
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Office
2 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (34.65%) HTTP
2 21 (20.79%) LDAP
3 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.92%) Intranet
5 6 (5.94%) Internet
6 5 (4.95%) SMTP
7 2 (1.98%) DNS
7 2 (1.98%) FTP
7 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.90%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.92%) Data Mining
5 6 (5.94%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.95%) DB2
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.97%) DataStage
8 3 (2.97%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (2.97%) QualityStage
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.98%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.98%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.97%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.97%) JUnit
3 3 (2.97%) Subversion
4 2 (1.98%) Ant
4 2 (1.98%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (57.43%) Developer
2 20 (19.80%) Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Test Analyst
4 14 (13.86%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.88%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.90%) Administrator
6 10 (9.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.90%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Consultant
8 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.55%) HTML
2 35 (34.65%) CSS
3 30 (29.70%) .NET
4 20 (19.80%) J2EE
5 19 (18.81%) SOAP
6 18 (17.82%) JSP
7 17 (16.83%) Spring
7 17 (16.83%) Struts
8 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
9 14 (13.86%) jQuery
9 14 (13.86%) Web Services
10 12 (11.88%) DHTML
10 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
10 12 (11.88%) JDBC
10 12 (11.88%) JMS
10 12 (11.88%) Servlets
10 12 (11.88%) XSLT
11 9 (8.91%) .NET Framework
11 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (7.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Clustering
2 7 (6.93%) User Experience
3 5 (4.95%) Blockchain
3 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.95%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (3.96%) NHS
5 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.98%) DataPower
5 2 (1.98%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (1.98%) W3C
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Mashup
6 1 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Linux
2 16 (15.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.95%) zOS
5 3 (2.97%) AIX
6 1 (0.99%) Windows
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.84%) Network Design
2 16 (15.84%) Waterfall
3 13 (12.87%) Software Testing
4 12 (11.88%) MVC
4 12 (11.88%) OO
4 12 (11.88%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (11.88%) Open Source
4 12 (11.88%) Software Architecture
4 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
4 12 (11.88%) Use Case
5 11 (10.89%) SDLC
5 11 (10.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (9.90%) Scrum
6 10 (9.90%) V-Model
7 9 (8.91%) Migration
8 7 (6.93%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) Java
2 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 33 (32.67%) SQL
4 31 (30.69%) C#
5 11 (10.89%) PL/SQL
5 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
6 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.93%) VB
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.98%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) ISEB
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.99%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) HL7
3 2 (1.98%) WCAG
4 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
1 22 (21.78%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) Red Hat
3 11 (10.89%) Adobe
4 10 (9.90%) IBM
4 10 (9.90%) SAP
5 2 (1.98%) Google
5 2 (1.98%) HP
5 2 (1.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.99%) BT
6 1 (0.99%) Compaq
6 1 (0.99%) Talend
6 1 (0.99%) Terracotta
6 1 (0.99%) webMethods
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