The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 36 33 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Contract jobs citing XML 34 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.96% 4.61% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 18.37% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 18
Median daily rate £323 £355 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £420 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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
204 245 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.78% 25.10% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 124 145
Median daily rate £345 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 26 £340 -4.22% 8
Gerrards Cross - 5 £275 - 1
Beaconsfield - 3 £275 -
Aylesbury - 1 £325 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 47 (73.44%) Java
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Spring
4 26 (40.63%) XSLT
5 25 (39.06%) SQL
5 25 (39.06%) HTML
6 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
7 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
8 19 (29.69%) Gradle
8 19 (29.69%) Scrum
9 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
9 18 (28.13%) Web Services
10 16 (25.00%) CSS
10 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.00%) Linux
10 16 (25.00%) Apache Camel
10 16 (25.00%) Groovy
10 16 (25.00%) Maven
11 15 (23.44%) IBM
11 15 (23.44%) C#
12 14 (21.88%) .NET
12 14 (21.88%) REST
13 13 (20.31%) Spring Integration
13 13 (20.31%) Selenium
13 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (20.31%) jQuery
13 13 (20.31%) JMS
14 12 (18.75%) J2EE
14 12 (18.75%) TDD
14 12 (18.75%) MVC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Intranet
2 5 (7.81%) Extranet
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (6.25%) Internet
3 4 (6.25%) LDAP
4 3 (4.69%) AMQP
5 1 (1.56%) Broadband
5 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.06%) Big Data
4 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.94%) MySQL
5 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
3 19 (29.69%) Gradle
4 16 (25.00%) Maven
5 13 (20.31%) Selenium
6 8 (12.50%) Ant
7 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (7.81%) Spock
8 4 (6.25%) Bitbucket
8 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.25%) Hudson
8 4 (6.25%) JIRA
8 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 4 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (4.69%) JUnit
9 3 (4.69%) Mockito
9 3 (4.69%) Subversion
9 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 29 (45.31%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Java Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) QA Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Architect
4 5 (7.81%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
4 5 (7.81%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Integration Architect
7 2 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) Spring
2 26 (40.63%) XSLT
3 25 (39.06%) HTML
4 18 (28.13%) Web Services
5 16 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 16 (25.00%) CSS
6 14 (21.88%) .NET
6 14 (21.88%) REST
7 13 (20.31%) JMS
7 13 (20.31%) jQuery
7 13 (20.31%) Spring Integration
8 12 (18.75%) J2EE
9 11 (17.19%) Ajax
10 10 (15.63%) Grails
10 10 (15.63%) SOAP
11 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
11 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (14.06%) Java EE
11 9 (14.06%) RESTful
12 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) CMDB
2 2 (3.13%) IVR
2 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Unix
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) Scrum
3 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (18.75%) MVC
4 12 (18.75%) TDD
5 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.50%) MapReduce
7 7 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) Low Latency
8 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.38%) High Availability
8 6 (9.38%) Microservices
8 6 (9.38%) OO
8 6 (9.38%) QA Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 6 (9.38%) UML
9 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.81%) Web Development
10 4 (6.25%) Kanban
10 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (73.44%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) Groovy
5 15 (23.44%) C#
6 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 4 (6.25%) Python
10 3 (4.69%) C++
10 3 (4.69%) Scala
10 3 (4.69%) VB
11 2 (3.13%) ActionScript
11 2 (3.13%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (3.13%) C
11 2 (3.13%) ECMAScript
11 2 (3.13%) ES6
12 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) IBM
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.25%) Avaya
4 4 (6.25%) Genesys
4 4 (6.25%) KANA
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) BMC
5 2 (3.13%) CA
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
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